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: DELEGATES REGISTRATION

International Brazilian Songbook

23 mei, 2019|English, Internationaal, Muziekarchieven, News|

International Brazilian Songbook created by Marcos Souza, Funarte - Ministry of Culture in Brazil. You can see more than 15.000 pages of Brazilian scores and texts in English also in this link !    

inJazz 2019 – Check out the complete festival line-up + conference programme!

23 mei, 2019|Agenda, English, Internationaal, Oproepen|

 In just over one month inJazz takes place in Rotterdam (NL)! Join us on Thursday 27 and Friday 28 for an adventurous and soul-soothing festival programme. Also, on the 28th we host our annual international conference for jazz professionals. Topics include talent development, club and festival challenges and rights issues for jazz composers and performers.  A special focus on island scenes will feature speakers from countries near and far. Also, World Music Forum NL will present a special lconference slot on the Cape Verde music scene: Rotterdam, the 10th island of Cape Verde'. Complete festival line-up Conventional jazz music mixed with jungle beats? Turkish and Arabic songs, steeped in jazz and [...]

EU van groot belang voor Nederlandse kunstenaars: 54% van de Nederlandse internationale culturele activiteiten vindt plaats in landen binnen de EU.

21 mei, 2019|Beleid, English, Internationaal, News, Research|

In 2018 vonden 15.818 Nederlandse internationale culturele activiteiten plaats in 108 verschillende landen, zo blijkt uit een data-analyse van de database van DutchCulture, de kennis- en netwerkorganisatie voor internationale culturele uitwisseling. Maar liefst 54% hiervan speelde zich af in de EU, en vijf van de tien meest bezochte landen voor Nederlandse kunstenaars zijn EU-lidstaten. Hoewel cultuur geen hot topic is binnen de EU, zullen de uitslagen van de verkiezingen onvermijdelijk gevolgen hebben voor internationale culturele uitwisseling in Europa. Mobiliteit Culturele professionals floreren dankzij de mogelijkheid om vrij door de vrije Europese zone te reizen. Mobiliteit is essentieel voor de concurrentiepositie van kunstenaars, het ontwikkelen van vaardigheden en intercultureel [...]

Belgian World Music Network Meeting & Showcases

19 mei, 2019|Agenda, Beleid, English, Internationaal, News, Oproepen|

The Belgian World Music Network invites you to the 2nd Belgian World Music Network Meeting & Showcases. The Belgian World Music Network is a non-profit association which unites all those professionally active in the world music sector in Belgium around the goals laid out in the vision text. Any organization with an interest can become an official member of the network. On May 23rd in the morning, the first official general meeting will be held with all members and those interested in becoming one. It is also possible to apply to join the board by candidacy. Five new board members will be chosen by the General Meeting. In [...]