Call for proposals is open. Transglobal World Music Hall of Fame

23 september, 2021|Call, English, Internationaal|

The Transglobal World Music Chart virtual Hall Fame celebrates excellence in the world music field. The Hall of Fame includes three categories: 1) Artists, 2) Industry and Media Excellence; and 3) In Memoriam. Do you want to propose any person or organization? Please, fill in the form  Artists The Artists category honors solo and ensemble living artists who have achieved lifelong artistic and technical quality or historical significance in the field of world music. (5 annual inductions) Industry and Media Excellence Industry and Media Excellence celebrates influential music industry and media individuals and organizations who have provided increased visibility and recognition to world music and its multiple subgenres (3 annual [...]

Schrijf je in voor het Prinses Christina Jazz Concours

22 september, 2021|Call, Dutch World, Oproepen|

(bron: Prinses Christina Concours) Op woensdag 1 september 2021 is de inschrijving van het tweejaarlijkse Prinses Christina Jazz Concours gestart. Alle jonge jazzmuzikanten van 12 tot en met 21 jaar kunnen zich via de website van het Prinses Christina Concours inschrijven voor de digitale voorrondes en zo een plek in de live finale bemachtigen. Daarnaast is er plek voor maximaal 7 bigbands. Het jazzconcours is dit jaar hybride. Muzikanten doen mee door een selectievideo met hun optreden in te sturen. De live finale vindt plaats in het BIMHUIS in Amsterdam. Het hybride concours bestaat uit een combinatie van on- en offline elementen die elkaar versterken. Op deze manier [...]

jazzahead! 2022: Registration and showcase application starts today

20 september, 2021|Call, English, Internationaal|

(bron: Jazzahead) JAZZAHEAD! 2022 REGISTRATION STARTS WITH EARLY BIRD RATE       The registration for jazzahead! 2022 starts today: from now on, you can register for the 16th edition of the industry gathering (April 28 to May 1, 2022)! At the same time, the showcase application phase, which will end on November 4, begins as well.  Registrations for jazzahead! can be made via the jazzahead! website - read more about the participation options and more in this newsletter.  The Early Bird rate for professional participants is valid until October 18 - with this offer you pay 165€ plus VAT for a participation on all days instead of the regular 200€. [...]

Offer: artist entrepeneur day at English folk expo 2021

16 september, 2021|Call, Internationaal|

(bron: EFEx) English Folk Expo has teamed up with the Featured Artists Coalition and CMU:DIY to bring you a special folk edition of their Artist:Entrepreneur Day. The day presents a series of talks, case studies and discussions about pursuing a career in the music industry. Hosted by three artist entrepreneurs from the Featured Artist Coalition — Ellen Smith (Shadowlark), Eckoes, and David John Jaggs (The Ragamuffins) — A:E Day will show you how to build a business around your music, including your music rights, your live performances and your direct-to-fan relationships. Click here to access the discount From music copyright, to building your fanbase, to choosing the right business partners, the artist-led A:E [...]

Mundial Montreal is back in a hybrid format!

14 september, 2021|Call, English, Internationaal|

(bron: Mundial Montreal) Mundial Montreal is back for an 11th edition with a hybrid format! Mundial Montreal, the North American world music summit, is back this November for its 2021 edition.  Heading into a new phase for the music industry, Mundial has expanded to a hybrid event, with in-person activities from November 16 to 19, as well as a professional virtual networking platform adapted to the specific needs of the music industry, accessible from November 8 to 26. On the menu for the in-person event : about thirty showcasing artists, conferences, targeted networking activities, networking dinners, the mentor café and the famous Speed Schmooze!    The first artists [...]

War Divides, Music Connects – Music Leadership Summit

1 september, 2021|Call, English, Internationaal|

(bron: Musicians Without Borders) In Afghanistan a war takes a sudden turn, and thousands of endangered people try desperately to escape to safer ground. The heartbreaking dramas of people displaced by war are now playing out in real time for all to see. As musicians, artists and activists, how can we engage with the issue of displacement? How can we stand in solidarity with people forced to flee the ravages of war, climate disaster, persecution or poverty? The Music Leadership Summit focuses on the global refugee crisis and explores how musicians can contribute to the safety and wellbeing of displaced people, while using our platforms to promote humane [...]

Fira Mediterrània Manresa: We are now beginning delegate’s registrations

27 juli, 2021|Call, English, Internationaal|

(bron: Fira Mediterrània Manresa) 24th Fira Mediterrània Manresa (14-17 October). You can now see details of the artistic offerings in this 24th Fira  PROfessional activities will be carried out in person at a new meeting-point in the centre of Manresa   Professional conference Connected with culture and education Organized jointly with the Institut Català de les Empreses Culturals and the Direcció General de Promoció Cultural i Biblioteques Speed dating Both face-to-face and online Live tour of new artistic projects Both scenic and musical, wich will combine shows and concerts, on showcase format, with presentations of innovation and works in the process of creation Training workshops Organized jointly with Cofae [...]

Final Call for Artists: Sauti za Busara 2022

6 juli, 2021|Call, English, Internationaal|

(bron: Busara) Sauti za Busara is a pan-African music festival centred in Stone Town, Zanzibar each year during February, attracting thousands of music-lovers from near and far. Organisers are preparing the 19th edition, to take place during 11th - 13th February 2022. We encourage all artists playing unique music connected to the African Continent and diaspora, the Arab World or Indian Ocean regions to apply to participate. The initial line up will be announced in October. Highlights will broadcast live on TV and online platforms. In the meantime, we are closely monitoring the pandemic situation at home and abroad. Our foremost priority is the health and safety of [...]

SCHOLARSHIP CAMPUS + We extend the term until July 11, do you dare?

6 juli, 2021|Call, Internationaal, Nieuws, Oproepen, training|

(bron: BimePro) BimePro heeft de deadline verlengd om een ​​van de 24 CAMPUS-BEURZEN + te krijgen om BIME CAMPUS bij te wonen met alle kosten gedekt en twee dagen extra training. De selectie van de ontvangen aanvragen zal gebeuren door middel van een uitdaging die is ontwikkeld in samenwerking met Mondragón Unibertsitatea. Ampliamos el plazo para conseguir una de las 24 BECAS CAMPUS+ para asistir con todos los gastos cubiertos a BIME CAMPUS y dos días de formación extra. La selección de las candidaturas recibidas se hará mediante un reto desarrollado en colaboración con Mondragón Unibertsitatea. Convocatoria abierta hasta el 11 de julio.   PROGRAMA CAMPUS MIÉRCOLES 27 DE OCTUBRE 10:00h -11:00h | Mercados y ferias: cómo crear conexiones e intercambios culturales a [...]

Register to attend Sound Connects Fund digital launch

2 juli, 2021|Call, English, Nieuws|

(bron: MusicAfrica.net) The Music In Africa Foundation (MIAF), in partnership with Goethe-Institut South Africa, is inviting cultural and creative industry stakeholders to register to attend the online launch of the Sound Connects Fund on 6 July. The launch will feature a panel discussion with representatives from the MIAF, Goethe-Institut and the Sound Connects Fund project team. The €4m Sound Connects Fund is a multifaceted initiative aiming to accelerate development and increase the capacity of the cultural and creative sectors in Southern Africa by offering financial support in the form of different sized grants. The fund is earmarked for cultural organisations based in Angola, Botswana, eSwatini, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, [...]