October 28, 2008
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sity of Saragosse, Spain (Deadline 3 april 2009)The Cultural Activities Section of Vicerrectorado of Cultural Projection of University of Saragosse, Spain call for participation in the V International Award of Musical Composition, to aim the contemporain creation in the music.2nd Sond'Ar-te Composition Competition 2009 (deadline: Apr 30)In order to encourage the composition of chamber music with electronics, Miso Music Portugal and the Sond’Ar-te Electric Ensemble are organising, the 2nd Sond'Ar-te Composition Competition 2009 – Chamber Music with Electronics.5th edition of prize Lázaro Carreter of Drama Literature, Zaragoza, Spain, 2008. (Deadline: 1 Dec)If you are interested in participate and you have a drama written in Spanish, original and not published you can send us your original until 1st december 2008. The subject is free.The Mirjam Helin International Singing Competition, Helsinki, Finland, 1-12 Aug 2009 (deadline: 16 Feb 2009)The Mirjam Helin International Singing Competition, organised every five years by the Finnish Cultural Foundation since 1984, counts among the most prestigious competitions of its kind in the world. The sixth Mirjam Helin Singing Competition will again be bringing the best young vocal talents to Helsinki on 1-12 August 2009.The II International Uuno Klami Composition Competition, Kotka and Kouvola, Finland, 18-19 Sep 2009 (deadline: 1 Dec 2008)The aim of the II International Uuno Klami Composition Competition is to produce good new repertoire for a small orchestra of sinfonietta type: works the performance of which will not necessitate the costly hiring of many extras or unusual, difficult-to-find instruments.
Part I – The Art of Analysis / Part II – The Art of Rehearsal.EPDS workshops and TRANSWARP 2008 (deadline 20 Nov)ekscena is pleased to bring you the notice of our program for autumn-winter season with the realization of EPDS program and guest performances by newly established TRANSWARP foundation.European Atelier for Young Festival Managers, Varna 26 Apr – 3 May 2009 (deadline 1 Dec 2008)Young festival managers from all over the world are invited to Varna (Bulgaria) to take part in this intense one-week course. A group of 45 young festival managers meet for 6 days to work in small topical-based working groups, attend lectures and debates, learn from case studies and implement practical activities.EUROPEAN DIPLOMA IN CULTURAL PROJECT MANAGEMENT 2009/2010 (deadline 15 Jan 2009)The European Diploma in Cultural Project Management is a pan-European training
programme arising from the will to foster cultural diversity as well as transregional and Master's Degree in Stage Directing from Moscow Art Theatre School and Moscow Meyerhold Center, 2009-2010 (deadline: 10 Nov 2008) (UPDATE: eligibility criteria extended)Moscow Meyerhold Center and Moscow Art Theatre School have opened admissions for their 4th Master's Degree in Stage Directing program. Selection will be made on a competitive basis among interested young directors from the CIS and Baltic countries.Music in Health Settings – European Training Course, Paris, 2-6 Feb 2009 (deadline for Grundtvig scholarship applications: 31 Oct)The next European training session “Music in Health Settings”, set up by Musique & Santé in partnership with the Royal Northern College of Music, will take place in Paris from February 2 to 6, 2009.
Caucasus & Central Asia
known as the Creative Industries. This is a unique growing sector that continues toHandbook: The International Recognition of Studies and Qualifications in Higher Music EducationRecognition of studies and qualifications is an important aspect in the realisation of freedom of movement within the European Union. In order to reach this freedom of movement, the European Union has developed several tools for the recognition of studies and qualifications.
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