World-Renowned Musicians Headlining Music Player Live!

Music Player Network, the world’s leading music instrument publishing company, has the honor of announcing the participation of acclaimed musicians in their inaugural consumer music summit, Music Player Live!. An array of well-respected artists -including Pat Metheny, Larry Carlton, Lisa Loeb and BT- representing all genres of music will be conducting seminars, taking part in panel discussions, participating in Question & Answer sessions, and giving impromptu, live performances at the Crowne Plaza Times Square, October 21st – 23rd.

Other artists confirmed for Music Player Live! are Les Paul (keynote speaker), Robben Ford, Arif Mardin, Johnny Rabb, Scott Tibbs, Robert Marcello, Will Lee, Sean Pelton, Adrian Belew, Bakhiti Kumalo, Pepper’s Ghost, Jon Brion, David Ellefson, Rick Fienbracci, Eric Krasno (Soulive), Ron Carter, Gerald Veasley, Francis Preve, Tom Brislin, Jeff Rona, Peter Kirn, Bruce Gertz, Rob Balducci, and Jimmy Douglass (The Neptunes).

Music Player Live! is a thrilling, totally over-the-top extravaganza for anyone interested in making music. To ensure that all levels of interest are thoroughly covered, the event is multi-layered and multi-faceted. MPL! offers a chance to hang with stars, professional musicians, and the people who make the hardware (guitars, basses, keyboards, drums, etc.) and software (recording programs, effects plug-ins, etc.) that helps translate inspiration into music. MPL! is set to take place in New York City’s Crowne Plaza Times Square October 21-23.

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The lineup is continuously growing, so please visit for all the latest artist information.