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28 May. '19

Recap: Classical:NEXT 2019

Photo: Eric van Nieuwland
Dutch Performing Arts facilitated the classical and contemporary music scene at the Dutch Pavilion during Classical:NEXT 2019. You can now listen to the full podcast series by de Concertzender for interviews and concert registrations.
The global meeting for art music innovators took place from 15-18 May 2019 in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. Did you miss out on this musical whirlwind? Or do you want to relive some of its highlights? Dutch radio station de Concertzender made a podcast series on Thursday 16 and Friday 17 May. Tune in for a dozen of interviews with Dutch and international musicians and composers and concert registrations.

Visit the website of de Concertzender for all podcasts.

How Dutch Performing Arts facilitated the Dutch music scene
The Dutch Pavilion was filled with representatives of ensembles, composers, publishers and festivals, as well as supporting and funding organisations. These organisations represented the whole spectrum of the classical and contemporary music sector.

Networking opportunities
On 16 and 17 May visitors participated in several network activities, including matchmaking, speed dates, meet & greets, international matching and networking receptions.

About Classical:NEXT
Classical:NEXT is the international conference for professionals from all branches of the classical and contemporary music sector. The conference is held at and co-produced by De Doelen. Since the first edition in May 2012, around 2,000 music professionals representing 1,000 companies from over than 40 countries have engaged with Classical:NEXT and made it into the world’s most important classical music meeting, featuring a conference and exhibition, as well as showcases and screenings.

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