The following issues will be raised:
How can music and the arts play a vital role in the regeneration of a city?
What is the role of the local authority and public funders in this process?
What are the benefits and draw backs of arts projects?
Who should be consulted in the process and delivery of projects, and why?
The Chair will be Professor Mick Temple
Rachel Davis from Klarity
There will also be interviews with:
Looking forward to a lively debate, where I hope to raise some issues on what is and is not happening in the city, and talk about the great position we are in as a city 10 years behind most other post-industrial cities in terms of the regeneration process - we can learn what to do and what not to do in terms of integrating arts and culture.
Tune into 87.7 to listen or go to http://www.axisfestival.co.uk/radio to listen in live - I will report back later on what happens if you miss it.