Goethe Talents Scholarship Around Pop Kultur Berlin Deadline 18 March 2020

02.03.2020 |

The Goethe Talents Scholarship is aimed at young musicians, composers, singer-songwriters, and instrumentalists between 20 and 30 years old from transition or developing countries. Successful applicants will join a programme of activities running 18-30 August 2020, organised around the festival Pop Kultur Berlin.

Participants can expect studio visits, jam-sessions, short traineeships in selected companies of the Berlin creative industries, listening sessions and meetings with scholarship holders of Musicboard Berlin GmbH, as well as many other activities. Networking will be a big part of the experience, participants will also get a chance to perform on the Nachwuchs-Stage on one of the evenings in the Pop-Kultur Live programme.

In summer 2021, one of the Goethe 2020 alumni will additionally get the chance to return to Berlin for a month-long Goethe residency. The aim of the residency is to support artistic and cultural exchange through the creation of a new piece of music in collaboration with a Berlin-based artist, which will then be presented in the official live programme of Pop-Kultur 2021.

Applicants should have advanced English skills and work experience in the field of music, with proof of at least 3 projects and a link to a video of a live performance. The application phase starts Februar 18th.

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