Joanne Ledesma, founder of Ledesma Music, is a master at networking and an artist's best allies in the music industry. She is recognized for her strong ability to connect the dots in the diverse world of music entertainment.
Joanne Ledesma, founder of Ledesma Music, has placed the work of several SongNet members, is a master at networking, and is recognized for her ability to connect the dots in the diverse world of music entertainment. An advocate for musicians and artists in her community for over 15 years she learned to refine her musical ears and eyes by earning the respect and support of her fellow musicians and superb networking ability. Her years at Disc Marketing, honed her skills as she worked in the Entertainment Programming division. As Production Coordinator for DMI. she participated creatively by capturing exclusive inter views with artists like Carlos Santana, Andrea Bochelli, Mana, Tom Petty, and others, as well as creating and programming music channels from Latin to Blues and whole lot more. Joanne’s placed composers and producers with key writing positions & signed numerous artists in to film & TV music agreements which can be heard on South Park, Queer Eye for the Straight Guy, WB network, Tri-Star Pictures and more. As if that’s not enough, she has placed lots of artists with studio work, production, engineering, and publicity work.
Joanne is responsible for the cool stuff you hear on airlines like
United Airlines, Air Force 1 & 2, Amtrak, America West Airlines
and others. She creates playlists and selects artwork for magazines and entertainment
and ear proofs music for production in all genres. Coordinates, recruits, and schedules voice-overs, scriptwriters and programmers. Meets program and material deadlines of clients and associated partners. Creates & Produces audio program channels including conducting interviews, scriptwriting, and editing.
an A&R person for Bee-Sharp Records/ 5 Alarm Music / Rescue Records
she also presents Songs, Artists, Composers and Studio Musicians to clients
for placement in a multiple of genres, including, Film, Cable, Network TV
and Corporate Placement, and networks with commercial record labels for new