announceMENT: Applications for MENT Ljubljana are now open!
Take a moment and get to know the MENT Ljubljana festival, which will be held on different locations in the capital of Slovenia between 4th and 6th February 2015.
The 3-day festival and conference, focused on presentation of current music production, networking and the music industry, will host over 40 performers from Slovenia, the region and elsewhere, while the conference itself will host over 200 delegates; a significant number will be from Slovenia and the territory of the former Yugoslav republics, who will be joined by many representatives of foreign festivals, record labels, concert organizers and other music industry professionals.
Applications for performing at the MENT festival are open to all until 3rd November. The application form is available at the link below:
In 2014 MENT Ljubljana has been operating as a platform, which was successfully introduced at the Zagreb INmusic festival and has been developing partnerships with similar festivals throughout Europe, such as recently concluded Reeperbahn in Germany. Between 2nd and 4th October a delegation of MENT representatives will be present at the Waves Vienna festival, which will introduce three Slovene performers: Nikki Louder, Oknai and Your Gay Thoughts. The delegation will also be present at the MaMA Event in Paris, the Glimpse festival in Belgium and the Eurosonic festival in the Netherlands.
The festival with a strong visual note is organized by Kino Šiška in cooperation with the Multipraktik team and the Slovenian Music Information Centre, SIGIC.
Slovenian delegation and the band Koala Voice heading to Sharpe Bratislava!
On 26 and 27 April, the Slovakian showcase festival Sharpe will take place in Bratislava for the second time. The event at the Nová Cvernovka former factory will feature 36 acts from twelve countries over two days. Half of the acts are Slovakian, while the foreign ones include Slovenian quartet Koala Voice (INES#talent), who have performed at numerous European festivals and clubs in recent years and released their third album “Woo Horsie” in February.
MENT Ljubljana – Festival & Conference
The fifth edition of MENT, produced by Kino Šiška and coproduced by the Slovenian Music Information Centre - Sigic, will fill different venues in Ljubljana with performances of more than 70 musicians and shed light on their individual creativity as well as the inner workings of the music industry at the international conference.
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First International choral competition for youth, high school and student amateur choirs (Dead-line for application: January 11, 2019) and choral conductors born after February 1979 (Dead-line for application: January 14, 2019) will take place in Koper from March 14. – 17. 2019.
Pianist Zala Kravos and the LX Export Prize 2018
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Vox Arsana perform at The Worldwide Holiday Special
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