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Exclusive Chance to Write, Record & Have Your New Song Produced by Grammy-Nominated Record Producer, Chico Bennett

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Donated by: Chico Bennett

A musician’s musician, Chico Bennett started his career in his early teens when he attracted the attention of music legend, Prince, who gave him his first full album production job at the age of 19. Mr. Bennett scored a hit production right out of the box with Prince Protégé, Taja Sevelle’s Love is Contagious, which went Top 7 in the UK, with the full album charting on the US Billboard Charts. Since that first production, Chico has continued writing, producing and remixing hits. He was nominated for the Re-mixer of the Year Grammy for his work with two of Madonna's records, among others. He works with celebrity artists and develops up-and-coming artists to help them land record deals.

This is a rare chance to work with the premier producer who has written and produced songs for such legendary artists as Lady Gaga, The Killers, Usher, Destiny’s Child, Nellie Furtado, Hilary Duff, Madonna, Taja Sevelle, Britney Spears and numerous others!

Bid now for this rare opportunity to be the featured artist! You will experience a personal 2-day songwriting and 2-day recording session exclusively with Chico Bennett! The best way to learn from a master is to work with a master! You may either co-write a song with Chico Bennett or choose one from his catalog of songs. You will experience the art of professional studio recording and songwriting. Additionally, your song demo will be produced by Mr. Bennet.

  • Experience will occur within the following date range(s):
    May 01, 2018 to Nov 01, 2018
  • Experience blackout dates: June 4, 2018 to June 11, 2018

Additional Lot Details
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  • If under 18, participant must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian and have the written consent of parent or guardian.
  • Valid for 3 people.
  • Duration: Songwriting Session: 2 days, 4 hours per day; Recording Session: 2 days, 6 hours per day.
  • Winner is responsible for their own airfare, all forms of travel and lodging to and within Los Angeles.
  • Winner will connect directly with Chico Bennett or his representative to ascertain details such as time, place, and requirements for the 4-day session as well as legal matters including but not limited to publishing, songwriting, and royalties as well as approved messaging for media and social media.
  • Producer is not obligated to spend more than 2 days, 4 hours per day for the songwriting session and 2 days, 6 hours per day for the recording session.
  • Additional time will be subjected to producer’s normal fees.
  • Winner will receive a demo recording of the song.
  • We ask that the winner does his/her best to fully prepare for the session in advance to enhance the best use of time.
  • If the winner does not redeem this package within the redemption time period (May 1, 2018 to November 1, 2018) the winner will forego this opportunity.
  • Songwriting & Recording session are preferring to occur back to back.
  • If the winner chooses to use one of Chico Bennett's songs instead of writing one with him, would the songwriting time be used toward recording
  • Its to be determined if the winner has the rights to whatever is created during this experience. These are details that are worked out between the Producer (Chico Bennett) and the winner, and they depend on whatever occurs during the songwriting session, etc. 
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Urban Farming

Creating an abundance of food for people in need by planting, supporting, and establishing gardens on unused land.

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  • Experience cannot be resold or re-auctioned.
  • Blackout dates may apply.
  • Travel and accommodations are not included.
  • We expect all winning bidders and their guests to conduct themselves appropriately when attending an experience won at Charitybuzz. Polite manners and respect for the generous donor and adherence to any rules or parameters are a must.
  • To be scheduled at a mutually agreed upon date, based on the donor's availability.

The minimum processing and handling charge for this item is $9.95.

The minimum shipping, handling and applicable insurance charge for non-tangible items is $9.95. Detailed redemption information will be emailed to the winning bidder. The minimum shipping charge for hard copies of tickets and certificates is $14.95. The minimum shipping charge for merchandise is $19.95 (shipments outside the U.S. are subject to additional shipping and customs fees). Tickets, certificates and merchandise are typically shipped with signature required, unless otherwise specified, via professional carrier. In some cases, tickets will be left at the venue's "Will Call" window under the winner's name. Merchandise is insured for the winning amount.

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