Tue, Jun 27|
Pitch and Pick Up with Bob Dellaposta
Discover Sooner members pitch their songs to Publisher Bob Dellaposta.
Time & Location
Jun 27, 5:00 PM CDT
About the event
About the Publisher
We are thrilled to introduce Music Publisher Bob Dellaposta to Pitch and Pickup. Bob is the President and Owner of My 3 Kids Music Publishing (BMI) and Muy Bambinos Music (ASCAP) under the Post Music (SESAC) umbrella established in 1994.
He has an impressive 60-year career in the music industry. He has worked as a songwriter, arranger, musician, and teacher, and he is also a music publisher.
Throughout his career, Bob has had more than 2450 songs recorded worldwide. He has achieved significant milestones, including a Gold Record in Denmark for Ann Taylor and a Platinum Record in Greece for Hi-5. He also had the #1 Jazz Album on iTunes and reached the top charts in the UK and Canada with Sophie Milman. Additionally, his songs have been featured in various television shows and movies, and he has worked with notable artists such as Dusty Drake, Clinton Gregory, Western Flyer, Emerson Drive (12 Gauge), Becky Hobbs, and Bobby Vinton.
Bob's musical background includes touring nationally as a trumpet player, writer, and arranger with MEDUSA in the early 70s. From 1995 to 2003, he served as a writer, horn player, and arranger for the well-known swing band BadaBing BadaBoom.
He holds a B.S. in Music Education and has a Master's Equivalent degree from Indiana University, Pennsylvania. With 27 years of teaching experience in both public and private schools, Bob has served as a Marching and Concert Band Director, Musical Director, Choral Director, and classroom instructor. Currently, he is an Adjunct Professor at Nashville State Community College, where he teaches courses on Intro and Advanced Music Publishing, Intro and Advanced Songwriting, Fundamentals of Music Theory, and the Business of Music.
What is Bob looking for? Bob is open to listening to various genres. However, he has a particular focus on finding songs that are suitable for TV and film placements.