European Jazz Conference

22 september, 2022|

SAVE THE DATE of the next European Jazz Conference, which will take place in Sofia, Bulgaria, between 22 and 25 September 2022 and will be co-organised by EJN and A to Z Foundation (EJN member from Bulgaria). The Conference was supposed to take place in Sofia in 2020 but was cancelled due to the pandemic, so we are really looking forward to finally being there in 2022!

ESNS is celebrating Europe! 🇪🇺

9 mei, 2022|Call, English, Internationaal|

(bron: ESNS) Today we’re celebrating Europe Day. Get your discount tickets today!  Celebrate Europe Day with us and get your registration at a super early bird rate today. Tickets for ESNS23 will be available for the super-early-bird rate again for a limited time in light of Europe Day. This discount will be available on May 9 (starting at 7:00 am CET) only and will shift to the medium rate on May 10. Get your tickets here!

ESNS opens artist applications and will focus on Spain for the 2023 edition

4 mei, 2022|Call, English, Internationaal, Nieuws|

(bron: ESNS) As of May 1, the artist applications for ESNS 2023 are open. European acts wishing to play ESNS 2023 (January 18 – 21, 2023) will be able to submit an online application for a showcase at the festival from May 1 until September 1, 2022, at Another important update is that in cooperation with The Spanish Wave, we are proud to announce the focus on Spain at ESNS 2023. Last but certainly not least, ESNS Exchange 2022 already resulted in 200 shows for ESNS acts on participating festivals! Artist applications open now In cooperation with The Spanish Wave, ESNS is proud to announce the focus on [...]

WOMEX 22 Lisbon | Registration Is Now Open

20 april, 2022|English, Internationaal, Nieuws|

Berlin/Lisbon: Piranha Arts, the producers of WOMEX, together with AMG Music, the local partners for this year, confirm the opening of registration for the WOMEX 22 Lisbon edition today. From 19 - 23 October, the WOMEX delegates will embark upon a five-day musical journey in the multi-cultural and beautiful Lisbon. The 28th edition of the event will enable the global music business professionals to come together, engage, network, explore new ideas and formats that are trending internationally, create new opportunities, and share critical insights and practical knowledge to boost the worldwide music economy and regional and international counterparts. Registrations are available as a five-day package and provide access to [...]

MEDIMEX 2022: Big Live Events Are Back

5 april, 2022|English, Internationaal, Nieuws|

(bron: Medimex) Medimex 2022 marks the return of big live concerts with Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds in Taranto (June 19) and The Chemical Brothers in Bari (July 14) and also the return of the entire event to Puglia’s capital town where it was first held in 2011. A long edition of the International Festival & Music Conference promoted by Puglia Sounds, the program of the Puglia Region for the development of the regional music system implemented by Teatro Pubblico Pugliese, will take place from June 16 to 19 in Taranto and from July 13 to 15 in Bari. Medimex is a landmark event for the Italian [...]

GlobalFEST: Wavelengths Conference – terugkijken

18 februari, 2022|English, Internationaal, Lees/luister terug, Nieuws|

(bron: GlobalFEST)   On January 27, we joined together for the Wavelengths Global Music Conference. This virtual gathering included panels, reflections, a pitch session, mental health seminar, and the globalFEST Awards Ceremony. We endeavored to look holistically at the performing arts field, finding ways to support each other in our best and most difficult times. If you were able to attend the conference, we hope you were inspired by the day's events.   If you were unable to join (or would like to rewatch any panels), we have made the majority of the events available to view on the globalFEST YouTube-channel:

Classical:NEXT | The first programme is out!

4 februari, 2022|English, Internationaal, Nieuws|

(bron: Classical:NEXT) The first components of the Classical:NEXT 2022 programme are revealed! An international jury has selected the most promising and innovative ideas for this year's edition. Over the coming weeks, we will gradually announce the full programme, beginning with a first selection of Evening Showcases and Conference Sessions.   Since the Classical:NEXT programme consists of jury-selected submissions from the global art music community, its current leading spirit is reflected in all programme parts. From the Showcase Festival to the Conference Sessions, from the Opening to the Innovation Award, this year we observe a clear focus on subjects of inclusion, fair access, questions of gender as well as the representation of marginalised and non-Eurocentric  perspectives. Compared to past editions, it is striking [...]

inJazz 2022 takes place in Amsterdam & Rotterdam

27 januari, 2022|English, Nieuws|

(bron: inJazz) Given the developments of the last two years, the InJazz team thought it best to fire the autopilot. Who wants to go back to the old normal? Not us: far too much fun to reinvent yourself. While the applications for the showcase performances are pouring in, we have therefore decided to kick off inJazz 2022 at the BIMHUIS in Amsterdam on Wednesday 22 June. A cosy get-together with bites and drinks - call it networking - and some informative talks for jazz professionals, followed by a first evening of performances by Holland's finest fresh jazz projects. On Thursday the 23rd, we move to Rotterdam, where inJazz [...]

BIME: Check out Keychange participants 2022

26 januari, 2022|English, Internationaal, Nieuws|

(bron: BIME) Find the next outstanding talent in our roster of emerging artists and professionals from across Europe and Canada. We have 132 artists and professionals, hand-picked by industry experts from 12 countries. Bring gender minorities to your main stage and become the benchmark for the next generation. >>> Get to know them


19 januari, 2022|

ESNS is Europe's main conference and showcase festival, focusing on European music. The exchange of European music in is one of the main goals of ESNSg. With 3000 delegates, showcases by 290 artists and a conference with 150 panels, keynote speakers, interviews and meetings, Eurosonic Noorderslag is the key exchange and networking platform for European music, European artists, international music industry professionals and organisations. The conference includes industry meetings of our long term partners; the European Broadcasting Union (EBU). Yourope, Network Europe, the European Export office(s) and our own ESNS Exchange, the European Talent Exchange Programme (ETEP). Showcase program >>> Conference program >>> ESNS takes place – entirely [...]