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JOHN LENNON SONGWRITING CONTEST INSTAGRAM LIVE CELEBRATES JOHN LENNON BIRTHDAY OCTOBER 9

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA , US, October 7, 2020 /EINPresswire.com/—

New York (September 24, 2020) – The John Lennon Songwriting Contest will celebrate what would have been John Lennon’s 80th birthday on October 9th on Instagram Live on the Lennon Bus’ Instagram page. Special featured guests will include Verdine White (Earth Wind & Fire) and Elle King as well as Lennon Contest winners and much more. The daily podcast is at 2pm EDT, emanating from New York City. Brian Rothschild, who hosts the show, is the co-founder and Executive Director of the JLSC, in its 24th year, and the non-profit John Lennon Educational Tour Bus, the forerunner in bringing music education to students across the country (in better days).

The daily IG Live livecasts feature interviews and music by renowned and Award winning songwriters, chart-topping artists, Lennon Contest winners and industry giants, providing first-hand knowledge, tips and entertaining conversations.

The Contest is currently taking submissions with entrants vying for the $300,000 in cash and prizes bestowed on the winners throughout the year.
Jo-Ann Geffen
JAG Entertainment
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The increasing accessibility of digital technology has led to an amazing expansion of opportunity in the art of digital storytelling. The John Lennon Educational Tour Bus has been at the forefront of this new media explosion, having produced daily video projects with students since January of 2001. The Lennon Bus puts state-of-the-art digital video equipment into the hands of workshop participants and teaches the entire digital workflow from storyboarding to web publication and DVD burning. Students leave the experience having shot, chopped, scored, and (most importantly) finished an entire digital video production. Using the latest cameras and professional hardware/software solutions including Avid Media Composer and Pro Tools, participants are exposed to the exciting world of digital videography and learn hot techniques of the trade. The accessibility of professional-quality technology is making it possible for millions of new voices to be heard and the John Lennon Bus is putting these tools into the hands of tomorrow's great digital producers. Subscribe to our Youtube channel so you never miss any of the amazing videos produced on the Lennon Bus.