EXIB Música Live Setúbal 2020

21 september, 2020|Call, Internationaal|

(bron: EXIB) The gateway to Europe for the diversity of Ibero-America. An exhibition specializing in music from Latin America, Spain, and Portugal that promotes the sharing of goods and services based on cooperation, diversity, and identity. This will be the VI edition of EXIB Music Live Setúbal 2020 Live events from Setúbal, Portugal Streaming & Live events from Ibero-America The programming agenda for each of the three days (October 29, 30 and 31), will include: Music: Virtual schowcases Training: Conferences and "video podcasts" Professional meetings: Networking Actions (Virtual) Concerts: From the Luisa Todi Forum (Streaming-Live) Music and City (Virtual contents) The accreditation process (free) but essential, will be [...]

Call for entries: Research papers on traditional musical instruments

18 september, 2020|Call, English, Internationaal|

(bron: UNESCO) The #HeritageAlive online journal for NGOs within the area of intangible cultural heritage (ICH) is accepting research papers on traditional musical instruments. #HeritageAlive was launched in 2012 by the ICH NGO Forum to provide UNESCO-accredited NGOs and experts with a platform to share knowledge from fieldwork in communities with practitioners and to learn from each other. So far, the journal has published articles on a variety of subjects such as traditional crafts, festivals and naming practices. The selected articles will be compiled into a book on traditional musical instruments that will be published by the end of 2021.  The articles to be submitted should: Reflect the NGOs' and experts' experiences [...]

New Virtual Business Area

16 september, 2020|Call, Internationaal, News|

(bron: Fira Mediterrània de Manresa) We aren’t able to have a physical marketplace this year. However, we have developed a new virtual business area that can be used by all registered delegates, which we will present to you shortly. This virtual marketplace is conceived to encourage maximum communication between accredited individuals, and includes an option to watch all performances online (“La Fira online”).  FIRA MEDITERRÀNIA ONLINE  from 13 to 15 October ONLINE PROFESSIONAL CONFERENCES Cultural sustainability: venues, festivals and artists  13-15 October, from 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM. ONLINE SPEED MEETINGS 13-15 October, from 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM and from 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM. More than [...]

M FOR MONTREAL 2020 : The Reinvented Edition

16 september, 2020|Call, English, Internationaal|

(bron: M pour Montreal) Since the beginning of the lockdown, the team at M has been actively working (from home) to imagine and reimagine the event. The 2020 edition promises to focus on supporting the music industry and keeps its mission to be the meeting place for industry professionals and artists from around the world, all while highlighting local talent. Coming up this year: a virtual PRO platform tailor-made for the event, four programs of performances shot with a '70s TV-set style, more than a hundred international delegates, virtual concerts open to the public, and so much more! Mark your calendars: See you at M for Montreal for an [essentially] virtual edition from November 18 to 20! 

Stop the execution of Yahaya Sharif-Aminu, 22 from Kano Nigeria, accused of “blasphemy”

3 september, 2020|Call, English, Internationaal, Oproepen|

(bron: Freemuse) A Sharia court in the state of Kano on Monday said it had found a 22-year-old musician, Yahaya Aminu Sharif, guilty of using derogatory expressions against the Prophet Mohammed in one of his songs and sentenced him to death by hanging. Sharif had reportedly circulated the song on WhatsApp in March, prompting angry demonstrators to burn down his family house. Media reports said that it wasn't immediately clear how the lyrics violated the local blasphemy law and Sharif may appeal the verdict. Sign the petition

Join! #UnitedMusic75 challenge

1 september, 2020|Call, Oproepen|

(bron: Hague Talks) To celebrate 75 years of the UNITED NATIONS and its International Court of Justice we invite you to join the United Music 75 challenge. Create your personal interpretation of the Hymne des Nations* and be part of the longest and most diverse musical chain ever made. Let’s give PEACE through JUSTICE a rhythm that resonates all around the world, connecting nations, cultures and YOU! We want as many musicians, representing as many nations as possible to participate in this challenge, and hope this will lead to a musical chain of submissions representing all nations by April 2021. By October 24th 2020 we‘d love to have 75 musical [...]

You can now register for MMVV 2020

4 augustus, 2020|Call, English, Internationaal, Oproepen|

(bron: MMVV) The MMVV returns from 14 to 18 September with an online edition full of content to continue promoting live music.This year, and due to the current circumstances, the accreditation is free and gives you access to all the activities and concerts online, to the directory of accredited delegates and to receive information with all the updates.Register yourself through our website http://www.mmvv.cat/en/mvpro and check the schedule of concerts and professional activities, which we will gradually update.We look forward to seeing you at MMVV !!!+ music+ close+ marketThe MMVV team

Delegate’s registration of Fira is open

29 juli, 2020|Call, English, Internationaal, Oproepen|

(bron: Fira Mediterrània de Manresa) DELEGATE'S REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN The 23rd edition of Fira will be held from 13 to 18 October, and is set to combine in-person and online formats. REGISTER HERE ARTISTIC PROGRAMME IN PERSON AND ONLINE More than 40 shows of music, performing arts and popular culturePROFESSIONAL ACTIVITY ONLINE Professional conference Project presentations · Speed datings Network meetings PROFESSIONAL IN-PERSON SCHEDULES Project presentations · Showcases · Open rehearsals PROGRAMME HIGHLIGHTS HERE

Babel Music XP : Inscriptions / Registrations

28 juli, 2020|Call, English, Internationaal, Oproepen|

(bron: Babel Music XP) Babel Music XP will be held from the 25 to 27 March 2021 at the Dock des Suds in Marseille - France. This event will take place at two points :By day, an international trade fair for music industry professionals, with conferences, round tables, workshops and speed meetings…By night, a festival open to the public featuring a selection of 30 groups selected by an independent jury.The deadline for artists’ registration is midnight on the 29th of July. You still have a few days to submit your application.Groups which have not yet validated their registration forms must do so by midnight on the 29th of [...]

BIME PRO 2020: music industry #closerthanever

20 juli, 2020|Call, English, Internationaal, News|

(bron: Bime Pro) BIME PRO convenes the big names in the music industry to debate the future of the sector after the cancellation of over 800,000 concerts worldwide so far this year. The 8th edition of BIME PRO, will take place on the 26th, 27th, 28th, and 29th of October. It will be held in a unique urban setting, downtown Bilbao, supported by an innovative digital ecosystem that will amplify the reach of this unmissable date for music professionals on a global level. “At BIME PRO we believe in the need to feel that we’re closer than ever—closer to all the businesses, professionals, students, institutions, sector entities, brands... to all of us who make up [...]