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Mon, Feb 26


The Forum at Columbia University

History of Music With Mathew Knowles

Embark on a Historical Musical Journey with Mathew Knowles

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History of Music With Mathew Knowles
History of Music With Mathew Knowles

Time & Location

Feb 26, 2024, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

The Forum at Columbia University, 601 W 125th St, New York, NY 10027, USA


About the Event

Embark on a Musical Journey with Mathew Knowles!

📅 Date: Monday, February 26, 2023

📍 Location: The Forum at Columbia University

You're invited to a historical event that promises to take you on an unforgettable journey through the history of music! Join us at The Forum at Columbia University for a morning filled with inspiration, education, and the allure of music, featuring an icon in the music industry, Mathew Knowles!

Event Highlights:

🎶 From Slavery to Modern Day: Explore the evolution of music, from its roots in slavery to the contemporary sounds that shape our world today.

🔥 Live Insights from Mathew Knowles: Gain unique perspectives from the man behind the success of Destiny's Child. Mathew Knowles will share his experiences and wisdom with you.

🌟 Youth-Focused Experience: Tailored for high school students passionate about music, this event is your chance to be part of a cultural journey and connect with like-minded peers.

Why Attend?

§ Educational and Inspirational: Learn about the cultural impact of music while being inspired by the stories that shaped the industry.

§ Networking Opportunities: Connect with fellow students and potentially meet industry professionals who share your passion for music.

§ Exclusive Access: Get a chance to interact with Mathew Knowles, ask questions, and gain insights into the world of music.

How to Register:

Schools must secure their slots for their students by filling out this google form. A TCIONY representative will reach out to you to confirm within 48 hours of submitting this. 

Individuals must register by clicking "register". =

Who is Mathew?

Mathew Knowles is a veteran figure in the music industry with a diverse career that spans management, entrepreneurship, and education.

He is an American record executive, talent manager, and businessman, best known for his role as the manager of the Grammy-winning girl group Destiny's Child, which included his daughter Beyoncé. Born on January 9, 1952, in Gadsden, Alabama, Knowles played a pivotal role in shaping the careers of Destiny's Child members, including Beyoncé, Kelly Rowland, and Michelle Williams.

In addition to managing Destiny's Child, Mathew Knowles has been involved in various aspects of the music industry. He co-founded Music World Entertainment, a music and entertainment company, and has worked with other artists and projects. Knowles is also an author and educator, having written books on the music industry and lectured on entertainment management. He has also served as an educator, teaching courses on the entertainment industry. Notably, he was a visiting professor at Texas Southern University.

He is the father of Beyoncé and Solange Knowles, both highly successful in the music industry.

While Mathew Knowles gained acclaim for his contributions to Destiny's Child's success, he has continued to play a role in the music business and contribute to the education of future professionals in the industry.

Event Details:

Date: Monday, February 26, 2023

Time: 9am – 12pm

Location: The Forum at Columbia University

Dress Code: Casual and comfortable

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Empower your love for music, connect with a vibrant community, and be part of a historical musical journey! We can't wait to see you there!

Best regards,

The Community Initiatives of NY | T.A.G. – Teaching A Generation | | @tciony | 702-793-3108

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