This month’s advocacy updates

This month we report on various advocacy events that the AEC participated in: discussions on how to ensure fair remuneration for authors' work, opportunities for the music sector within the New European Bauhaus and a dialogue between European Institutions’ representatives and actors from the music sector (in the frame of the Music Moves Europe Programme).

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The Erasmus Orchestra at the ceremony in honour of President Jacques Delors

On 31st January, an ensemble of students from the Erasmus Orchestra played at the European commemoration ceremony in honour of President Jacques Delors.

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The International Early Music Competition in Loire Valley

Apply now for the 5th International Early Music Competition in Loire Valley! Deadline: 15th March 2024

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AEC Advocacy Outlook 2024

This month we give a brief outlook on the upcoming year and what trends and initiatives AEC will be on the lookout for from an advocacy perspective.

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Applications to the GÉANT Innovation Programme are now open!

The GÉANT Innovation Programme is a unique opportunity to enable initial development, establish a proof of concept or testing of new ideas, with lightweight administrative constraints. Apply by 14 February!

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HarMA is back in Gdańsk! The brand new HarMA HUB lands in Poland

The first Transnational Project Meeting of the HarMA HUB project, co-funded by the European Union, has taken place on 18-19 January at the Akademia Muzyczna im Stanislawa Moniuszky w Gdansku in Poland, gathering all project partners for a 2-days programme focusing on music theory at European level.

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Take advantage of the AEC-ELIA Double membership fee discount!

AEC and ELIA members are encouraged to apply for a 10% discount on their membership fee invoices to both organisations by 1st April at the latest. More information on the application procedure can be found on the news below.

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Standing Together With Ukraine – Concert

To commemorate the decade of the war in Ukraine, the Lithuanian Academy of Music and Theatre invites people to stand with Ukraine. On 20 February, a concert featuring music by Lithuanian and Ukrainian composers will be performed by the professors of Academy, Chamber Choir and soloists from Ukraine.

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JAZZ COMP GRAZ – Triennial Competition for Modern Jazz Composition

Apply now for the 5th edition of JAZZ COMP GRAZ, the Triennial Competition for Modern Jazz Composition!

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dialoguing@rts / d@rts kick off meeting

dialoguing@rts – a new research project takes off

How can performing arts education reimagine cultural literacy as a dialogical practice that enhances social cohesion and inclusion? This is what the new innovation and research project dialoguing@rts is set to find out.

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