Dutch World at WOMEX 2019

22 oktober, 2019|English, News, Redactioneel|

Open source network World Music Forum NL, in collaboration with Dutch Performing Arts will represent Dutch artists and music professionals at WOMEX 2019. This year's edition takes place from 23-27 October 2019 in Tampere, Finland. WOMEX – the World Music Expo – is the leading international networking platform for the world music industry. The world's biggest conference of the global music scene features a trade fair, talks, films and a showcase festival. Come visit the Dutch stands During the trade fair, you'll find a collection of stands representing the Dutch participants. Come find them at the first floor of the Tampere Hall, booths #1.30-1.33. A trade dinner and [...]

MusicinAfrica.net – newsupdate

20 september, 2019|English, Internationaal, News|

Here are stories from around Africa that you might find interesting and helpful. Call for applications: British Council, Prince Claus mobility fund Call for applications: Africano Festival in Morocco Call for applications: Studio Mashinani project in Kenya Nasty C, Falz and Sarkodie nominated for BET Hip Hop Awards Six African artists get E! People's Choice Awards nod Namibia: Windhoek Jazz Festival confirms 2019 artist line-up Kenya: President signs Copyright Amendment Bill YouTube revises Music Charts ad policy

Call: Classical NEXT2020 – 27/9!

18 september, 2019|Call, English, Internationaal, News, Oproepen|

Classical:NEXT 2020 - NEW DATES New Programme Overview The Call for Proposals The 2020 Jury On the Road View this email in your browser The Swing of Things As we begin preparations for the ninth edition of Classical:NEXT, we have a few important updates to share with you. Following the announcement of the Eurovision Song Contest taking place in Rotterdam on the original date of Classical:NEXT 2020, alternative arrangements have been made. To best accommodate our delegates, Classical:NEXT will once again take place at De Doelen Concert Hall in Rotterdam, but please be aware of the new dates: **NEW DATES** 18 - 21 May De Doelen, Rotterdam, The Netherlands As you will [...]

Call: MIL – Lisbon International Music Network 2020

18 september, 2019|Call, English, Internationaal, News, Oproepen|

Applications for MIL 2020 are open! MIL – Lisbon International Music Network is a festival and convention focused on spreading current music to new markets worldwide. Once again, Lisbon is the stage for this showcase festival which gathers dozens of industry agents from around the world. As an exchange platform, MIL promotes an artistic program involving the city and combining discussions, masterclasses, meetings and concerts. Its main focus is introducing a diversity of Portuguese and international artists and projects linking the European, African and South American music markets all together. The 4th edition of MIL Festival will taking place from the 25th to the 27th of March 2020. More on: [...]

Artist in residence in Senegal via Institut Francais

5 september, 2019|Call, English, Internationaal, News, Oproepen|

Its inauguration scheduled for 8 June 2019 will be the starting point for a new artistic and cultural impetus in Senegal and throughout sub-Saharan Africa. A first call for applications was launched in the spring. Published on 03/06/2019 In keeping with the world's renowned artistic residences, Villa Saint-Louis Ndar is the first multidisciplinary villa on the African continent. Honouring this status by displaying its ambition and uniqueness, it will be the voice of a vibrant and creative contemporary Africa. A city of confluences in terms of its geographical location and history as well as its cultural and spiritual diversity, Saint-Louis is both focused on Africa and open to [...]

Call: Pitch je voorstel bij ChinaSPAF deadline 1 sep!

27 augustus, 2019|Agenda, Call, English, Internationaal, Oproepen|


World Blend Conferentie Special – inJazz 2019

7 juni, 2019|Agenda, English, Internationaal, News, World Blend Café|

'Rotterdam, the 10th island of Cape Verde' LantarenVenster, vrijdag 28 juni 15:45 - 16:45 Tijdens de jaarlijkse muziekconferentie inJazz in Rotterdam organiseert World Music Forum NL op vrijdag 28 juni een World Blend Conferentie Special met focus op de Kaapverdiaanse muziekscene. Sprekers zijn José da Silva (Kriol Jazz Festival, Lusafrica),  Carlos Goncalves (Morabeza Records), Carlos Matos ( CaboCubaJazz) en MC Sonya Dias. Zorg dat je er bij bent!  >Meer over het panel.

inJazz Matchmaking Sessions Timetables inJazz Buma Boy Edgar Prize 2019

4 juni, 2019|English, Internationaal, News|

We’re thrilled to see which professionals already have registered for the conference programme of inJazz! Make sure to register as well and apply for the Matchmaking Sessions. Lots of internationals from the business are looking forward to meeting you. Also, during the conference, the winner of the Buma Boy Edgar Prize 2019 will be announced. And did you check the festival line-up? From today on the timetables for 27 and 28 June are online. Matchmaking Sessions One of the fixed networking moments during the conference are the Matchmaking Sessions. Musicians, managers, label owners, media professionals, journalists and festival organisers meet one another in the private network location. Who's [...]

Transglobal World Music Chart -June 2019

3 juni, 2019|English, News|

1  Minyo Crusaders Echoes of Japan Mais Um (6) 2. Kronos Quartet, Mahsa & Marjan Vahdat - Placeless - Kirkelig Kulturverksted (2) 3. Refugees for Refugees - Amina - Muziekpublique (1) 4. AKA Trio - Joy - Bendigedig (9) 5. Altın Gün - Gece - Glitterbeat (19) 6. Bassekou Kouyate & Ngoni Ba - Miri - Outhere (4) 7. Alim Qasimov and Michel Godard - Awakening - Buda Musique (5) 8. Las Hermanas Caronni - Santa Plástica - Les Grands Fleuves (8) 9. Waed Bouhassoun - Safar: Les Âmes Retrouvées - Buda Musique (3) 10. The Gloaming - 3 - Real World (7)11. Aziz Sahmaoui & University of Gnawa - Poetic Trance - PIAS (22) 12. Ifriqiyya [...]

22nd Fira Mediterrania

31 mei, 2019|Agenda, English, Internationaal, News|

PROGRAMME HIGHLIGHTS Sol Picó and Banda Chapicó · OPENING SHOW Obeses with Cobla Berga Jove and Cor d'Obeses NewCat-The New Catalan Ensemble Produccions de Ferro Roberto Olivan, Magí Serra, Laurent Delforge and Vox Bigerri Quico el Célio, el Noi i el Mut de Ferreries GET A PROFESSIONAL PASS WITH DISCOUNT PRICE UNTIL 31 JULY Consult the programme: www.firamediterrania.cat DELEGATES REGISTRATION