BWMN Next meeting: Tuesday 8th of December, 1&2 PM, online

24 november, 2020|Call, English, Internationaal, News|

(bron: BWMN) @ 1PM: Assemblée Générale / Algemene Vergadering @ 2PM:  "World Music... what's in a name?" (Session2) Op 8 december organiseren we twee events: 13u: Algemene Vergadering van het BWMN U bent van harte uitgenodigd om deel te nemen aan de Algemene Vergadering van de vzw Belgian World Music Network, op 8 december van 13u tot 14u via zoom.Gelieve je aanwezigheid te bevestigen via belgianworldmusicnetwork@gmail.com voor 4 december 2020: we mailen je dan de zoom-link. Indien je verhinderd bent, kan je volmacht geven aan een andere aanwezige – vraag gerust om het formulier daarvoor via mail. Als je nog geen lid bent, kan je je alsnog aanmelden als werkend [...]

It’s time to pre-register to access next week’s Music Networking Sessions!

24 november, 2020|Call, English, Internationaal, News, Oproepen|

(bron: Midem) Midem launches Midem Music Networking Week:  A new free digital initiative to support the global music community   Continuing to support the global music community at this uncertain time, Midem is launching the Midem Music Networking Week initiative (November 30 - December 4), a service free to access, enabling all music professionals around the world to connect and meet on Midem Digital with the 10,000+ music and digital industry executives already registered, and with industry leaders and experts specifically signing up for the week.   This full week of tailor-made networking opportunities will allow participants to grow their business internationally, meet new contacts and potential new [...]

Visa For Music 2020

19 november, 2020|Call, English, Internationaal, News|

(bron: Visa For Music) From the 18th to the 21st November  Follow us on Facebook & Instagram Showcases starting from 8 PM Digital conferences at 3 PM in French and 5 PM in English  AFRICA, CRADLE AND FUTURE OF MUSIC The African music scene is vibrant and inspiring, as rich as it is creative. And yet artists from Africa and the Middle East lack international visibility. It is from this paradox that in 2014 Visa For Music was born, the first professional music market and festival in Africa and the Middle East. Visa For Music is a unique event that brings together the players of the Moroccan and [...]

Preview: Dutch music at Mundial Montréal 2021

18 november, 2020|Dutch World, English, Internationaal, News|

(bron: Dutch Performing Arts) This year's Mundial Montréal, North America’s World Music Summit, takes place online on 23 & 24 November 2020. We're excited to share a preview of the Netherlands-based artists and groups that will be showcased at next year's edition. Mundial Montréal operates as a springboard for some of the best world music talent emerging from Canada and beyond, and has a highly developed network of international presenters. With a thoughtfully curated program of artists, networking activities and inspiring conversation, Mundial Montréal has established itself as the go-to event in North America for world music discovery and professional opportunities. On 23 & 24 November the online [...]

Calling All Music Producers Worldwide | WOMEX & Native Instruments

18 november, 2020|Call, English, Internationaal|

(bron: WOMEX) Kick your creativity into gear, submit your best remix and show the world your production talent! If there is one lesson COVID-19 Pandemic has taught us - it is that creativity can never be quarantined. For the first time, WOMEX has teamed up with the Berlin-based Native Instruments, to offer you unique music remixing opportunity via their global online music community platform Metapop. Whether you are a bedroom music producer or a professional, you can participate in this competition by remixing and submitting a track via the Metapop website to win Native Instruments music production packs and one WOMEX 21 Porto edition registration as prizes. Mix-match, mash-up, [...]

Thirty-Fifth edition of ESNS becomes fully digital

13 november, 2020|Call, English, Internationaal|

(bron: ESNS) ESNS 2021 focus on European new music and the road to recovery The conference and showcase festival ESNS (Eurosonic Noorderslag) in Groningen will now be a fully digital edition in 2021. Given the current situation and government guidelines organizing a physical edition is no longer feasible. This means that the program of both the festival and the conference will be presented as a digital platform from 13 to 16 January 2021. The digital edition will continue the mission of ESNS; promoting and circulating new European music as well as offering many new networking opportunities and more reach through ESNS’ online channels and media partners.  Robert Meijerink, [...]

Classical:NEXT Encore – Taking on Cyberspace

13 november, 2020|Call, English, Internationaal, News|

(bron: Classical:NEXT) Vanaf november 2020 presenteert Classical: NEXT een geheel nieuwe online serie: Classical: NEXT Encore. The global art music community is one that never ceases to innovate and inspire, even in the face of a global pandemic. The many talented representatives across all sectors of the art music ecosystem have displayed great strength, courage, ingenuity and determination. In the spirit of their continuous hard work and drive, it has become all the more necessary and all the more important to keep the channels of communication open, to allow for sharing, exchanging and discovering, year round. As of November 2020, Classical:NEXT begins the metamorphosis into a year-round, hybrid platform. Expanding [...]

Re-stream 24X7 On virtualWOMEX

11 november, 2020|English, Geen onderdeel van een categorie, Internationaal|

(bron: Womex) WOMEX 20 Digital Showcases and Conferences   A couple of weeks ago we wrapped the first-ever digital edition of WOMEX. This 26th edition proved that it is possible to connect and network globally, amidst lockdowns, from the comfort of our homes and spaces. We streamed 70 hours of online content consisting of 20 hours of conference sessions, 8 hours of network meetings, 4 hours of mentoring, 18 hours of films, 20 hours of virtual showcases including the artist interviews. Do not miss out - for 79 EUR you can renew or get your annual virtualWOMEX membership! You can re-stream the conference programme and virtual showcases. We have created a special 'On-demand' section where [...]

Organisatie Grammy Awards neemt afscheid van categorie wereldmuziek

5 november, 2020|Internationaal, News|

(bron: nu.nl) De organisatie van de Grammy Awards gaat de categorie Best World Music Album schrappen. De categorie heeft volgens de organisatie een negatieve, koloniale connotatie en zal vanaf nu Best Global Music Album heten. De National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (ARAS), de organisatie achter de prijsuitreiking, volgt daarmee het voorbeeld van de Oscars, waarbij de categorie Best Foreign Language Film is veranderd in Best International Feature Film. "Afgelopen zomer hebben we met artiesten en deskundigen gesprekken gevoerd over hoe we de categorie konden veranderen", laat ARAS volgens Billboard in een persbericht weten. "Met deze nieuwe titel nemen we afscheid van connotaties als kolonialisme, folk en [...]

End Police Harrasment Against Grup Yorum

5 november, 2020|Call, English, Internationaal|

(bron: Freemuse) Grup Yorum have been frequently targeted by the Turkish authorities for singing about political injustice and inequality.   Artistic expression is a human right. Nobody should be in jail for making music. Hold the Turkish authorities to account. Help us email the Minister of Justice in Turkey to end the persecution of musicians and defend freedom of artistic expression.           ACT NOW