Music in Africa -News december 2019

13 december, 2019|English, Internationaal, News|

ACCES 2019 ends on a high note Call for entries: Culture at Work Africa song competition Call for entries: 2020 Volta Music Awards in Ghana Zambia: 2019 Ngoma Awards announce winners Pulse Music Video Awards Kenya 2019: All the winners SA: SAMPRA launches mobile app Buzz Teeniez Awards Uganda 2019: All the winners Hip Samba Fest 2019 pursues youth unity in Northern Nigeria

Heritage Auctions Europe: 8-11 January 2020

12 december, 2019|Agenda, English, Internationaal, Muziekarchieven, News|

Frans Jansen grammophones collection ATTENTIE VERZAMELAARS! Van 8 t/m 11 januari 2020 wordt de gehele collectie fonografica van wijlen Frans Jansen aangeboden bij de HERITAGE AUCTIONS EUROPE veiling in IJsselstein (voorheen MPO).  Frans verzamelde meer dan vijftig jaar lang werkelijk alles dat een bijdrage heeft geleverd aan de mechanische opname van geluid. Het betreft dus een zeer brede, grote verzameling die bestaat uit circa 200 fonografen, grammofoons, kindergrammofoons; een enorme verzameling geluidsdragers: wasrollen, blue amberols, Diamond discs, Pathé platen en de standaard schellakplaten. Daarnaast wordt een grote hoeveelheid archiefmateriaal aangeboden, zoals boeken, foto's, affiches en onderdelen zoals losse hoorns, motoren, losse veren, weergevers en aanverwante zaken. Kortom, voor ieder [...]

Call showcases inJazz 2020!

10 december, 2019|Call, English, Internationaal, News, Oproepen|

Apply now for the inJazz 2020 showcases! Great news: the application form for the Dutch inJazz 2020 showcases is now open. Will you follow into the footsteps of talented and successful acts? Our committee is excited to see the applications! Also, read our review on Jasper Blom his joyeus Buma Boy Edgar Prize 2019 night at Bimhuis and enjoy the programme (again) by watching the video recordings. Apply now for the Dutch inJazz 2020 showcases At inJazz 2020, Dutch musicians and singers will be given the opportunity to showcase their talents to many important, international music professionals and a widely varied audience. A great way to kickstart your [...]

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 [...] – 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.