Tuesday, September 5, 9:00am to 2:00pm - Cedar A, Seattle Sheraton, 3rd Floor, Pike Street Tower
Mehmet Dede is an art presenter, tour producer and educator. Throughout a career spanning 20 years, he has produced concerts at Lincoln Center, Central Park SummerStage, and Kennedy Center in DC. Since 2010, Dede serves as Director of Programming at Drom, a 300 people-capacity club in Manhattan and is co-founder of the NY Gypsy Festival, now in its 13th year. He teaches at the Hartt School’s Music & Performing Arts Management program at the University of Hartford and regularly conducts workshops abroad. A 18-year New York resident, Dede was profiled in The Wall Street Journal, Voice of America and WNYC.