Application Junctions Music Worxhop

Junctions Music Worxhop is a tool for establishing new Nordic-British musical networks through artistic collaboration. During Nordic Music Days 2017 at Southbank Centre in London, up to 60 professional music practitioners – composers, musicians, sound artists and similar – will do short and intense artistic collaborations, emerging in new professional Nordic-British musical networks.

Junctions Musical Worxhop is made in collaboration between Swedish Society of Composers and Musik I Syd.

Elegibility

  • The workshop is open to professional composers, musicians, soundartists and/or similar residing in or coming from Great Britain or one of the Nordic Countries (Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Finland, Iceland, Faroe island, Greenland, Åland).

Method

  • 20 professional music practitioners – composers, musicians, sound artists – in each workshop.
  • Same workshop three days, with different people.
  • If there is room, it will be possible to join more than one workshop.
  • All activities will be public.
  • All contact details will be shared with the other workshop participants.

Process

  • Concept/Mission/Theme/Rules (10 min)
  • Groups of 4: 2 British+2 Nordic, ideally 2 composers, 2 musicians (5 min)
  • Create & rehearse a new piece in collaboration (60 min)
  • 5 groups perform 5 pieces à 3 min (20 min)
  • Short follow-up discussion, 5 pieces à 2 min (10 min)

Aftermath

  • Groups that have taken part of the Junctions Music Workshop can apply for participation in a concert in Helsingborg, Sweden, April 14th 2018.
  • All groups for this occasion must have both British and Nordic members.
  • Musik i Syd pays for travels, hotels and per diem for a limited number of people.

Facilitator

Martin Q Larsson


If you would like to apply for this workshop, please fill in the form below. There is no deadline, but participants will be selected on a first come first served basis. Participants are expected to take care of their own travels to Southbank centre, and there is no cost and no fee for the workshop.

 
Your name
Instrument, composer, soundartist, etc.
Country of residence or origin.
A number where we can reach you. We will mainly communicate via mail.
Please fill in all available times.
If there is room, you may attend the worxhop several times