CALL FOR MUSICIANS – Project: Nu-folk Global Connections
Nu-folk Global Connections has the objective to create a European Folk Orchestra of 12 musicians from 6 countries, giving them the opportunity to realise an original production of contemporary folk music and to make it circulate throughout Europe.
Countries involved: Italy, Spain, Latvia, Hungary, Belgium
What you get:
- Participation in an Artist in Residence in Catania, Sicily _ Costs for travel, transportation, accommodation, meals are covered by the project
- Your contribution to the construction and arrangement of the orchestra’s repertoire;
- Tour across 5 festivals in 5 different European countries _ Fee: € 300 per performance
- CD of the new production released and distributed worldwide by Narrator Records (HU)
Deadline for applications: October 10th 2019 (expired)
Artists in residence: 6th to 15rdof January (6th arrival, 15rd departure)
International tour 2020:
- Babel Night Barcelona, Spain – April: 23rd arrival, 24th rehearsal, 25th concert, 26th departure
- Sviests Festival, Latvia – June: 11th arrival, 12th rehearsal, 13th concert, 14th departure
- Babel Sound, Hungary – July: 22nd arrival, 23rd rehearsal, 24th concert, 25th departure
- Festival Dranouter, Belgium – August: 7th arrival, 8th rehearsal, 9th concert, 10th departure
How to apply:
Please, send to: firstname.lastname@example.org
- curriculum vitae and picture;
- motivation letter, describing musical and educational background and motivation to participate to the project;
- short video link of a song from your repertoire, related to your musical tradition.
- musical skills;
- ability to arrange of traditional songs;
- variety of instruments played.
Co-funded by the Creative Europe Program of the European Union