Pie Radio Masterclass: Radio Production with Dari Samuels [@darisamuels] Editor at BBC Radio 1Xtra. Dari is an experienced, versatile multimedia producer, editor, and creative leader with a track record spanning over 10 years. Dari has expert knowledge of hip-hop, r&b music and urban lifestyles. He worked on 1Xtra’s flagship Breakfast Show and MistaJam show which brought in record audience figures. Dari also worked on Radio 1 Life Hacks Podcast, presented by Katie Thistleton and Dr Radha, and tackling challenging and sensitive topics, including eating disorders, depression, identity and sexual health.
This masterclass provides an insight into what radio production is, the importance of a radio producer, what a day in the life of a radio producer looks like, how to get into this role and ways of making money/building a career. Hosted by Tanaka, funded by Arts Council England
If you’ve enjoyed this masterclass and want to learn more, we are running a 16 weeks project ‘A Foot Into: Radio‘ which starts in July. This will be a digital workshop on Zoom so you must register. Kindly complete the eligibility questionnaire, only 12 places available and will be allocated on first come first serve basis.