KATE LOWES - BRIGHTER SOUND
PANEL TOPICS – BOTH SIDES NOW: A MANIFESTO FOR CHANGE
Kate Lowes is Head of Programmes at Brighter Sound - a music charity that produce projects, events, residencies and commissions to support young and early career musicians. Kate has worked in the creative industries for 12 years. She has a BA in Music, a MA in Arts and Cultural Policy and is currently writing up a PhD at the University of Manchester researching the gender gap in the British Music industry. Kate’s research is practice-based and connected to her development of the Both Sides Now initiative which she is running across the North of England to support early career female artists and influence change with regards to gender equality in music.