Classical:NEXT 2021 Opening & Project Pitches Announcement

27 juli, 2021|English|

(bron: Classical:Next) Classical:NEXT Opening Night Hong Kong / TAKE OFF Rotterdam/Berlin: The Opening Night of Classical:NEXT 2021 Hong Kong / TAKEOFF breaks new ground and presents a 45-minute live virtual performance connecting musicians in Hong Kong and the New European Ensemble in the Netherlands. A borderless musical journey reflects the challenges of our time and how they can lead to innovative paths.  The show will unveil the latest in Hong Kong’s classical music scene, taking delegates on a journey through four episodes, entitled NEXT - Nostalgic, Energetic, eXciting and Technological. Hong Kong / TAKEOFF offers a window looking out to the past and the present, the East and the West, the potential and the possibilities of Hong Kong’s music making that underpin the city's [...]

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 [...]

More Artists Announced For WOMEX 21 In Porto

22 juli, 2021|English, Internationaal, Nieuws|

(bron: WOMEX) Full Jury Selected Showcase + Club Summit + Lusofónica Stage WOMEX, Porto, Portugal, 27 - 31 October 2021 Berlin/Porto: Piranha Arts, the producers of WOMEX, along with AMG Music, the local partners for WOMEX 21 in Porto, today reveal the complete Jury-selected Showcase artists, Lusofónica Stage (the Regional stage) and the Club Summit line-up. To date, the upcoming 27th edition of WOMEX in Porto features 50  artists representing 40 countries, not including the offWOMEX line-up and the WOMEX Award recipients that will be announced in the coming weeks. Due to travel restrictions and physical lockdowns around the world, for the second consecutive year, the WOMEX 21 Jury met online [...]

Classical:NEXT 2021 First Programme Announcement | September

8 juli, 2021|English|

(bron: Classical:Next) Rotterdam/Berlin: The Classical:NEXT 2021 Conference Programme is taking shape. This year's edition brings pioneer perspectives of the global art music scene to the fore, showing how challenging times can speed up thinking outside the box and digital transformations. Classical:NEXT is ready for the future. Across the programme, from Conference sessions to Meet Ups, Classical:NEXT 2021 will be a space to discuss and explore visions for the global art music scene. Challenges after the pandemic, audience development and disability access are just some of the key subjects to be encountered. Below are brief descriptions of the first Conference sessions. Stay tuned for further programme announcements, including details on Project Pitches and Showcases.   AR You Ready? New perspectives for audience development: when, why [...]

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 [...]

Register to attend Sound Connects Fund digital launch

2 juli, 2021|Call, English, Nieuws|

(bron: 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, [...]

Transglobal World Music Chart – juli

1 juli, 2021|English, Internationaal, Nieuws|

(bron: TGWMC) Antonis Antoniou · Kkismettin · Ajabu! (4) 2. Canzoniere Grecanico Salentino (CGS) · Meridiana · Ponderosa Music (1) 3. Toumani Diabaté and The London Symphony Orchestra · Kôrôlén · World Circuit (10) 4. Ballaké Sissoko · Djourou · Nø Førmat! (2) 5. Ben Aylon · Xalam · Riverboat / World Music Network (6) 6. Dobet Gnahoré · Couleur · Cumbancha (-) 7. Balkan Taksim · Disko Telegraf · Buda Musique (5) 8. V.A. · Henna: Young Female Voices from Palestine · Kirkelig Kulturverksted (-) 9. Samba Touré · Binga · Glitterbeat (3) 10. Jupiter & Okwess · Na Kozonga · Zamora Label (7) 11. Kasai Allstars · Black Ants Always Fly Together, One Bangle Makes No Sound · Crammed Discs (12) 12. Sofía Rei · Umbral · [...]

Call for artists – Deadline extended

28 juni, 2021|Call, English, Oproepen|

(bron: Mundial Montreal) Want to showcase at North America’s key gathering  of world music industry professionals?  The call for artists, presented by  Caisse Desjardins de la Culture, is extended until July 9th! A select number of showcase applicants will be able to present special live in-the moment virtual feeds as part of the physical event in Montreal, taking place from November 16th to 19th. Groups that  apply will obtain a credit towards access to the hybrid activities of Mundial Montreal 2021. Please note: if you applied in 2020, your submission will be rolled over to this year, no need to apply again. Updates on your gigs, touring and profile [...]

InJazz has recorded 16 performances for streaming in 2021, timetable available

14 juni, 2021|English, Nieuws|

(bron: InJazz) These are all 16 acts for this year's edition of inJazz: Alexander - Aviv Noam Quartet - Doppler Trio - Idema/Serierse Quartet - Juanfer Marrero Group - K.O.Brass - Kruidkoek - Lucas Santana 5tet - Mehmet Polat Quintet - NAUSYQA - Prashant Samlal Quartet - Sam Newbould Quintet - Sanem Kalfa, George Dumitriu, Joachim Badenhorst - Sjoerd van Eijck’s OAK - Teis Semey Quintet - Tijn Wybenga & AM.OK 23 & 24 June It wasn't a light task that we took on our shoulders, but with the help of four great crews at jazz clubs Paradox, TivoliVredenburg, LantarenVenster and BIMHUIS we managed quite well: all inJazz [...]

Discover the first sessions and participants confirmed for Midem Africa!

9 juni, 2021|Call, English|

(bron: Midem Africa) A PACKED PROGRAMME OF EXCLUSIVE TALKS  INCLUDING MR EAZI, TRESOR AND NOMCEBO ZIKODE   Three weeks ahead of its opening, we unveil highlights of our online Midem Africa programme which will feature exclusive keynotes from the region’s leading players, including a power players' keynote from Warner, data intelligence insights from MRC Data, a deep dive into the global smash hit 'Jerusalema' with Nomcebo and an exclusive talk with Focalistic on the global rise of Amapiano. Nigerian superstar Mr Eazi will also address the audience in a must-see keynote.   Free and open to all, Midem Africa will take place on the Midem Digital platform, from [...]