Pilots toegangstesten bij concertzalen, theaters, poppodia, musea en monumenten starten op 9 april a.

6 april, 2021|Beleid, Geen onderdeel van een categorie, Nieuws|

(Bron Kunsten '92) Vandaag heeft het kabinet bekend gemaakt dat tussen 9 en 30 april a.s. in de cultuursector pilots* plaatsvinden om ervaringen op te doen met (snel)testinfrastructuur. Deze pilots markeren het begin van de heropening van de sector. In een beperkt aantal culturele instellingen worden de pilots volgens een vastgestelde kalender uitgevoerd. Bezoek aan deze concerten, voorstellingen, musea en monumenten is mogelijk wanneer van tevoren een negatief testbewijs kan worden overlegd. De sneltest kan gratis worden gedaan bij deelnemende testcentra. Het coronaprotocol blijft bij de pilots voor de veiligheid nog steeds van kracht, dus ook de 1,5 meter regel. bekijk deelname theaters en poppodia  via de volgende links: [...]

WOMEX Call proposals 16 april & Check the 7 Samurai!

31 maart, 2021|Agenda, Call, English, Nieuws, Oproepen|

In this past long year, the whole worldwide music ecosystem has suffered tremendously. And as we work towards bridging the gaps, looking for innovative solutions and ways to regain what has been lost collectively due to this global pandemic, now - more than ever - we would like to ask for your support in spreading our message to your friends, colleagues, peer-networks and whoever you think might fit in the WOMEX 21 Programme. We wish to ensure that we reach out to all artists, conference speakers, film-makers, mentors and music professionals of the global music scene worldwide to apply to be a part of the WOMEX 21 Programme and make it as [...]

MIDEM 2021 GOES FULLY DIGITAL PHYSICAL EVENT TO RETURN TO CANNES IN 2022

31 maart, 2021|English, Informatief, Nieuws|

(source MIDEM)   This year Midem will be a 100% digital experience that will be free to access. In June 2022 we look forward to welcoming you and your counterparts from the international music community back to our spiritual home in Cannes for the long-awaited opportunity to meet face-to-face.   The evolving situation surrounding the global pandemic has forced all of us to adapt our plans and we want to thank you for your incredible support and patience. We had hoped to hold a physical Midem this June in Cannes, but this is not possible.   Using the Midem Digital Platform, we want to bring you and its [...]

Taskforce: heropenen cultuursector begint met pilots sneltesten in april

24 maart, 2021|Beleid, Nieuws|

(bron: Kunsten '92) In april starten de eerste proeven met sneltesten in de cultuursector. Concerten, voorstellingen, museum- en monumentenbezoek zijn vanaf die datum op beperkte schaal mogelijk wanneer van tevoren een sneltest wordt afgenomen. Zo heeft de Taskforce culturele en creatieve sector vanavond in een persbericht gemeld. Concertzalen, theaters, festivals, poppodia, monumenten en musea zijn dicht. Ook al toont onderzoek aan dat de sector veilig is door minutieuze protocollen en strenge handhaving. Blokprogrammering, looproutes, zaalindeling, ventilatie, tijdsloten, aangepast sanitair: werkelijk alles is gedaan om een bezoek veilig te maken. Het publiek snakt naar inspiratie, bezieling en verstrooiing. Artiesten en zzp’ers in de cultuursector staat het water tot boven [...]

Amersfoort Jazz onthult plannen voor deze zomer

18 maart, 2021|Nieuws|

(bron: Amersfoort Jazz) Doorgaans is Amersfoort Jazz het laatste weekend van mei. Omdat het nog zeer onzeker is wat er dit jaar in die periode mogelijk is heeft de organisatie besloten de 43e editie van het festival te houden van donderdag 12 tot en met zondag 15 augustus. Het Amersfoort World Jazz Festival presenteert 'next generation' muzikanten en levende legendes uit jazz- en wereldmuziek. De focus ligt deze keer op artiesten uit Nederland en de direct omliggende landen.   Concerten in de buitenlucht Het Lieve Vrouwekerkhof wordt voor deze editie omgetoverd tot een sfeervol openluchttheater. Op het podium worden vier dagen de mooiste concerten geprogrammeerd. Bezoekers reserveren een [...]

Thione Seck, Mbalax Superstar, Dead at 66

18 maart, 2021|English, Nieuws|

(bron: Afropop worldwide) Covid-19 has felled another African giant. Thione Ballago Seck was among the most beloved of all Senegal’s incomparable vocalists. Although lesser known internationally than his countrymen Youssou N’Dour and Baaba Maal, Seck was no less brilliant. He called his style mbalax, pur et dur, pure and strong. And it was. Over the blistering crack of sabar drums with their fierce, bucking rhythms, Seck’s voice soared like an eagle riding a blissful breeze. It was reassuring, omnipotent, transcendent. Born into a Wolof griot family, Seck came by his vocal chops through heritage. Originally a member of Orchestra Baobab, he helped to pioneer hybrid West African pop [...]

Call for applications: Goethe-Institut International Co-production Fund

18 maart, 2021|Call, English, Internationaal, Nieuws, Oproepen|

(bron: Music in Afrika) The Goethe-Institut head office in Munich, Germany, is calling on artists, ensembles and institutional partners in the fields of music, theatre, dance and performance art to submit joint applications with German counterparts for its International Co-production Fund. The fund is targeted at professional artists and ensembles abroad and in Germany, who are planning a joint project and demonstrably lack sufficient resources to realise their co-production without assistance. The International Co-production Fund promotes projects of a high artistic calibre and considerable public impact. The results of the collaborative efforts are to be presented in a professional setting abroad, if possible also in Germany. The funding cannot offer full financing, that is why an application [...]

Global Music Match #2 – Applications Now Open

16 maart, 2021|Call, Nieuws, Oproepen|

(bro: English Folk Expo) 2020 saw the introduction of Global Music Match, a world-first collaboration created by founding partners Sounds Australia, Showcase Scotland Expo and East Coast Music Association (ECMA), along with export organisations and showcase events from around the world. 96 artists from 14 countries participated in the first edition. Find out more here: Global Music Match Website Team England – Global Music Match Through social media and peer-to-peer collaboration, GMM advanced opportunities and networks internationally, and encouraged cross border artist collaboration by connecting musicians from around the world, creating new audiences in a range of international locations, providing a groundwork for future international touring development. Applications [...]

[KAMS] Center Stage Korea 2021- International Open Call

15 maart, 2021|Call, Nieuws, Oproepen|

(bron: KAMS) Center Stage Korea (CSK), initiated and organized by Korea Arts Management Service (KAMS), is a partnership with international presenters. In cooperation with festivals, venues and networks, Center Stage Korea introduces Korea’s diverse performances to audiences around the world, thus strengthening cultural enrichment, mutual understanding and exchange in the field of arts. Who can apply: - International presenters (in charge of a festival, venue or network) seeking to organize a program featuring Korean artists/groups - The proposes project must start between July 2021 and September 2021. (it must end by December 2021) The open call period and corresponding project period are as the table chart below. Here [...]

Drom World Fest 2021 event March 26 – 31

15 maart, 2021|Call, English, Nieuws|

(bron: Globalfest) Thirty performers from all around the world will be joining the Drom World Fest 2021 event March 26 - 31, including luminaries like Arturo O'Farrill, Ibrahim Maalouf, Snarky Puppy, Al di Meola, and many famed artists from Spain, Colombia, Turkey, Syria, Macedonia, Cuba and more. Each of the six days will feature two sets, one at 2pm, the other at 8pm EST to reach more fans in different time zones.    This event is free to attend, but the festival aims to raise funds for participating artists and Drom.   You can donate on gofundme.com/f/drom-world-fest-online. Support Drom   Stream Drom World Fest 2021 on YouTube.com/dromnewyork World Fest [...]