Front Row: BMG Internship

Meet Desiree Sokolgz, a rising young professional who connected with Music Forward and landed an internship at BMG. Take cues from her inspiring journey, learn about her career-fueling internship, and explore what it is like [...]

Spotlight: Clara Auguste Mohagen

Meet Clara Auguste Mohagen our Education Coordinator! Clara has been on our team for 6 months now and has already made an ever-lasting impact. Learn more about Clara and her life inside and outside of [...]

Spotlight: Phebe Wickham

Meet Phebe Wickham, our Digital Marketing Coordinator! Learn more about Phebe’s journey from Music Forward Intern to full time employee and what it is like being a young professional in the music industry. What is [...]

Front Row: Meet Kayla Erhardt

Meet Kayla Erhardt a Music Forward alumn and past scholarship recipient, currently pursuing a Music Business Management degree at Berklee College of Music. Learn more about her journey! Well, when I was about 12 years [...]

Front Row: Meet Annaliese

At this time, two years ago, I started my first semester at Loyola Marymount University after transferring from a community college.  I had no idea what lay ahead for me at the start of my [...]

Spotlight: Oswaldo Navarro

Meet Oswaldo Navarro, our Education Partnerships Manager. In this role he connects with both our educational partners and with our program participants. Learn more about him and his career journey.! What is your role at [...]

Front Row: Office Hours Career Development Series

LaTisha Stephens is a recent graduate of California State University, Chico, and a past participant of our Office Hours Career Development Series which led to a fall internship with our organization, learn more about her [...]


In the fall of 2021, Music Forward collaborated with BMG on a mentorship program that paired BMG professionals in one-to-one mentorships with a diverse group of college-age youth pursuing music industry careers. The BMG mentors [...]

Front Row: Fall Programs

We were curious to hear what our participants have thought about our fall programming, therefore we asked our alum Heather Howard, a junior at Middle Tennessee State University, if she would share her experience with [...]

Spotlight: Lydia Caesar

We recently caught up with Lydia Caesar, our fabulously talented Open Mic Fridays hostess who has been bringing her amazing personality, industry insight, and experience as a singer/songwriter to the past two seasons of our [...]
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