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Music Expo returns to Miami, March 24th

Conference for music makers in 4 majors US cities, soon to include Nashville

Music Expo, the conference to inspire music makers, announced today its second Miami edition to be held March 24th at SAE Institute. Early bird tickets are available until January 31 at

Hosted in association with Sound On Sound Magazine, the all-day conference will feature production and mixing workshops, music business panels, product demos as well as a beat battle. Confirmed speakers include:

  • Gary Noble, Grammy-Award Mix Engineer & Producer (Faith Evans, Anthony Hamilton, Nas, Amy Winehouse)
  • Lu Diaz, Mixing Engineer & Producer (DJ Khaled, Pitbull, Daddy Yankee)
  • Derek Garcia, Producer & Mixing Engineer (DJ Khaled, Rick Ross, Jamie Foxx)
  • Maria Elisa Ayerbe, Recording, Mixing and Post Production Audio Engineer (Ricky Martin, Marc Anthony, JLo)
  • Guillo Lefeld, Music Producer & Audio Engineer  
  • James Joubran, Musical Producer
  • ill Factor, Producer (Matisyahu, Justin Timberlake, Kelly Rowland, Jason Derulo)
  • Natalia Ramirez, Vocal Engineer (Ricky Martin, Jennifer Lopez,
  • Felipe Tichauer, Mastering Engineer (Christina Aguilera, Mew, Rod Stewart, CEU)
  • Richard Diaz, Producer & Mixing Engineer

"We are truly pleased to welcome back Music Expo for a second time to the Miami music community," says Frank Socorro, Career Services Representative at SAE Institute Miami. "This year, there will be in-studio sessions led by some of the speakers that will surely draw any aspiring producers to attend."

In addition to Miami, Music Expo will celebrate its fifth year anniversary at SAE Expression College in San Francisco, November 10th, and will come back to Boston in June. In 2018, Music Expo will continue to grow with an additional event in Nashville and the launch of Music Expo Masterclasses, a series of in-studio music production workshops with award-winning producers.

Last year, Music Expo became a community of 3,000 artists, musicians, producers and DJs. The attendees’ profile is 24% women, 67% professionals and 60% millennials.

“Our collaboration with Music Expo will continue this year. We are not surprised to see the community growing across the US,“ says Nick Humbert, International Business Development Manager for Sound On Sound. "Music Expo is becoming the event for end-users to connect in real life with both professionals and manufacturers."

If you are an Exhibitor or Sponsor and see an opportunity to showcase your musical brand or product, Music Expo wants to hear from you. Contact them at or on +1 213.973.3534.

“We are a platform to facilitate dialogue between music makers through events, social, competition and now in-studio masterclasses to anyone - from professional to aspiring -  interested in the art of making music. While we grow, we are making our best efforts to keep the easygoing vibe that our attendees love," says Loïc Maestracci, Founder and Executive producer of Music Expo.

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