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    Four years of Going Dutch: international gigs and exciting collaborations

    Dutch Performing Arts commissioned the Jazz Promotion Network (JPN) to coordinate the focus programme Going Dutch to support Dutch jazz musicians and/or groups to perform and tour in the United Kingdom and Republic of Ireland. The project consisted of an umbrella campaign, invitations for jazz promotors and journalists to every concert and, under certain conditions, also support for travel and acc…
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    Throwback: Dutch world music at WOMEX 2018

    …bout WOMEX Over 2,700 professionals (including 300 performing artists) come together every October from more than 90 countries, making WOMEX not only the number one networking platform for the world music industry, but also the most diverse music meeting worldwide. WOMEX's 2020 online edition features conference sessions, virtual showcases and a film programme, along with special content streamed…
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    Recap: cutting-edge music at Gaudeamus Muziekweek 2020

    Gaudeamus Muziekweek 2020 took place from 9-13 September in Utrecht. This year's edition was like no other. Not only did the organisation celebrate its 75th anniversary. Also, because of the current COVID-19 measures, the professionals' programme that the festival had planned to organise for international presenters with Dutch Performing Arts fell through. Looking for alternative ways to present N…
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    Opening up your musical DNA: Diamanda Dramm and Genevieve Murphy

    We visited Dramm and Murphy at the rehearsals and talked about opening up your musical DNA to let a co-author in and about the value of cultural exchange. Dutch Performing Arts and Gaudeamus Muziekweek team up to present cutting-edge artists and ensembles from the Netherlands through a series of video portraits. The past two weeks we shared interviews with Fedor Teunisse of Slagwerk Den Haag an…
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    Reaching out to new audiences online: Asko|Schönberg

    We visited Anneke Jansen and Arthur Kerklaan of Asko|Schönberg at their home base in Amsterdam and talked about the ensemble's DNA, their upcoming concert and the digital NITE HOTEL. Dutch Performing Arts and Gaudeamus Muziekweek team up to present cutting-edge artists and ensembles from the Netherlands through a series of video portraits. In the coming weeks, we'll be sharing interviews with …
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    Battle between man and machine: Slagwerk Den Haag & Zeno van den Broek

    Dutch Performing Arts and music festival Gaudeamus Muziekweek team up to present cutting-edge artists and ensembles from the Netherlands through a series of video portraits. In the coming weeks, we'll be sharing interviews with Diamanda Dramm and Asko|Schönberg, who talk about their inspiration and international ambitions. Follow Dutch Performing Arts on Facebook to stay updated when we releas…
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    Dutch music at Gaudeamus Muziekweek: not-to-miss artists

    Gaudeamus Muziekweek 2020 takes place from 9-13 September in Utrecht. This year's edition is like no other. Not only does the organisation celebrate its 75th anniversary. Also, because of the current COVID-19 measures, the professionals' programme that the festival had planned to organise for international presenters with Dutch Performing Arts fell through. Looking for alternative ways to present …
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    Online kick-off EMC Fellowship Programme 2020-2021

    …line meeting for the fellows was held this summer covering the topic of cultural policy. Meet the Dutch EMC Fellows Dutch Performing Arts offered three emerging leaders in the professional Dutch music field the opportunity to join the EMC fellowship programme from June 2020 to June 2021. Andrea Voets is the artistic director of Resonate Productions: the world's only organisation for musi…
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    For artists: Apply now for Gwacheon Festival's off-programme

    Gwacheon Festival is one of the leading street art festivals in Korea, presenting theatre, dance, visual arts and music in public spaces. Every year the festival programme features around 20 Korean companies and 10 international companies, and welcomes over 100,000 visitors. Gwacheon Festival is looking for Dutch companies who want to showcase their work in public spaces and participate in the …
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    Open call: Sponsored fellowship EMC

    …travel and accomodation concerning the fellowship programme, with a maximum of € 1,500. EMC Fellowship programme The EMC Fellowship Programme offers young professionals working in the field of music an opportunity to internationalise their careers and stimulates their professional development. For the duration of one year, fellows are invited to take part in the European Forum on music, get…
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    Call for proposals: MINDSCAPES

    …nchester and Netherlands can come together and consider the most effective ways to deploy cultural activity for a social benefit. Submissions SICK! Festival and Brighter Sound are seeking a Dutch musician (individuals or collectives) to develop a new project responding to a number of parameters. The project must: respond to the thematics of MINDSCAPES as set out above; reflect the lived ex…
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    Professionals' programmes for dance and (music) theatre presenters in 2020

    We're pleased to share a first overview of this year's programmes in the fields of dance and (music) theatre. Pop Arts Festival - 15-26 April 2020, Amsterdam Professionals' programme: dates to be announced International festival that presents a wide range of puppet and object theatre from the Netherlands and abroad, organised by Theater Bellevue, Theater De Krakeling, De Brakke Grond and Fei…
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    Professionals' programmes for music presenters in 2020

    We're pleased to share a first overview of this year's programmes for music presenters. Cancelled: Rewire - 3-5 April 2020, The Hague Annual, international festival for adventurous music. Rewire offers a cutting-edge programme featuring over 100 events, including concerts, multidisciplinary performances, screenings, talks and workshops. inJazz - 25 & 26 June 2020, Rotterdam Professionals'…
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    Gaudeamus Muziekweek 2021 professionals' programme

    Gaudeamus Muziekweek facilitates the development of new work and an stages tomorrow’s music. As part of a collaboration with Dutch Performing Arts since 2015, the festival organises an international professionals' programme to present a host of Netherlands-based artists and composers to international presenters. Invitations to the professionals' programme are extended by the organising festival.…
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    Three Netherlands-based artists at Musique Action

    Launched in 1984, Musique Action is one of the major festivals in France for sound creation. With a programme that is dedicated to contemporary, experimental and improvised music, Musique Action is hosted by CCAM (Centre Culturel André Malraux) the National Scene of Vandœuvre-lès-Nancy. Dutch concerts The 37th edition of Musique Action puts the spotlight on Dutch creation and presents conce…
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    Netherlands-based companies and composers at Mittelfest 2021

    For the past thirty years Mittelfest has been offering a meeting place for different languages and cultures of Central Europe and the Balkans. Today, through theatre, music and dance, the festival encourages a dialogue between 25 European countries. Dutch concerts The festival presents work by the following Netherlands-based companies and composers — all Italian premieres. Genevieve Murp…
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    Dutch music at A L’ARME! Festival 2021

    A L’ARME! is Berlin’s festival for noise, improvisation and ecstatic sounds, presenting 13 acts, 18 concerts and 40 musicians. Kicking off with a free open-air opening night, the festival then moves indoors at Radialsystem on the banks of the Spree river. A L’ARME! explores various states of listening and feeling, celebrating live performances and lively interactions with the audience. …
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    Dutch music theatre and dance at THINK BIG! 2021

    Through performances and participatory events THINK BIG! brings dance and music theatre to schools, public spaces and theatres. The Dutch performances are part of the festival's 8th edition and international programme. Dutch companies Nicole Beutler Projects / DOX - 'Role Model' (12+) dance 30 June 2021 at 11:00 & 19:00, Schauburg 1 July 2021 at 10:00 & 18.00, Schauburg Oorkaan / Cello Oc…
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    O. 2021 professionals' programme

    Because of the current pandemic, O. has decided to postpone their live edition in Rotterdam until 23-29 August 2021. In the meantime the festival will organise an online programme for international presenters. The online professionals' programme features presentations, artist talks, speed dates, various online performances and previews, and a panel discussion on the theme In/Equality on the Digita…
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    Dutch focus at Vancouver International Jazz Festival 2021

    …ch focus was originally scheduled for Vancouver Jazz's 2020 edition, which had to be cancelled due to COVID-19. This year the festival will stream performances by the following Netherlands-based jazz musicians: OMAWI Trio Marta Warelis - piano Wilbert de Joode - bass Onno Govaert - drums From Amsterdam’s flourishing improvised music circuit, OMAWI unites rising stars Onno Govaert (Cactus…