July 2016 News

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dancescreen 2016 At FRAME: The London Dance Film Festival

dancescreen 2016 At FRAME: The London Dance Film Festival

The very first edition of FRAME: The London Dance Film Festival, presented by BalletBoyz in association with the 14th edition of the dancescreen competition 2016 came to a successful end!
EBU-IMZ Pitching Session: EBU And EuroArts Partner In Search For Europe’s Musical Identity

EBU-IMZ Pitching Session: EBU And EuroArts Partner In Search For Europe’s Musical Identity

Dedicated to the best promotion of international production companies, the EBU and IMZ partnered up to offer a new business opportunity and support for intended future productions.
Film Festival At Wiener Rathausplatz

Film Festival At Wiener Rathausplatz

14 July - 4 September 2016 / Vienna, Austria. That’s it, we are ready to go: meet you up on Thursday, 14 July in front of Vienna’s City Hall for the opening of the 26th edition of the Rathausplatz Film Festival!
IMZ Board Election 2017-2019 – Make Your Voice Heard And Vote!

IMZ Board Election 2017-2019 – Make Your Voice Heard And Vote!

Thanks to all IMZ Members for sending in around 30 candidacy nominations! All Full, Affiliate and Associate Members are entitled to vote and have received a complete list of candidates, including a brief CV of each. Voting will be open until 9 September 2016.
International Emmy® Awards: Semi Final Judging & Cocktail Prolongé In Vienna

International Emmy® Awards: Semi Final Judging & Cocktail Prolongé In Vienna

On 16 June 2016, the IMZ, ORF-Enterprise and for the first time Interspot Film hosted the 44th Semi Final Judging Round for the International Emmy Awards in Vienna.
New IMZ Academy 2016: Dance In The Digital World

New IMZ Academy 2016: Dance In The Digital World

29-30 September 2016/ Prague, Czech Republic. The IMZ Academy offers a series of highly practical workshops and seminars examining best practice in performance capture, the latest technologies in capture, streaming and editing, editorial curation, how to reach audiences, as well as business or financial models.
New IMZ Newsletter

New IMZ Newsletter

A new IMZ Newsletter concept, launched in September 2016, provides better promotion for IMZ Members and more attractive news for customers.
Wiener Symphoniker: Franz Patay Appointed To General Assembly

Wiener Symphoniker: Franz Patay Appointed To General Assembly

The Viennese Councillor for Culture, Andreas Mailath-Pokorny appointed Franz Patay successor to Thomas Drozda in the Wiener Symphoniker’s General Assembly.

IMZ MEMBER NEWS

3 minutes West’s COPPELIA Secures Development and Production Funding

3 minutes West’s COPPELIA Secures Development and Production Funding

3 minutes West 3 minutes West’s cross genre feature film/series Coppelia has secured significant production funding from the Netherlands’ Media Fonds. Coppelia mixes 2D and 3D animation and live action classical ballet.
Christoph Eschenbach

Christoph Eschenbach

3B Produktion – Büro für bewegtes Bild Currently in production: A portrait about Christoph Eschenbach.
The Florence Foster Jenkins Story

The Florence Foster Jenkins Story

3B Produktion – Büro für bewegtes Bild Currently in post-production: A documentary feature film about the worst singer of all times!
Now Available On DVD And Blu-ray: The Zürich Opera House Celebrates A great Success With Wozzeck

Now Available On DVD And Blu-ray: The Zürich Opera House Celebrates A great Success With Wozzeck

Accentus Music Alban Berg’s Wozzeck is an essential work in the repertoire of every opera house. In Zürich, director Andreas Homoki and general music director Fabio Luisi inimitably took on the opera of the century.
The World At Home In Rudolstadt

The World At Home In Rudolstadt

Accentus Music Accentus records the Music Festival live for the second time.
Zhu Xiao-Mei Records Bach’s French Suites

Zhu Xiao-Mei Records Bach’s French Suites

Accentus Music After the Art of the Fugue, the Inventions and Symphonies as well as most recently the Goldberg Variations, the celebrated Bach interpreter and exceptional pianist Zhu Xiao-Mei returned to Leipzig to record her now fourth CD with Accentus Music.
Casta Diva – Famous Italian Arias And Scenes

Casta Diva – Famous Italian Arias And Scenes

Arthaus Musik A great compilation for opera beginners and for opera lovers alike.
Rahsaan Roland Kirk – The Case Of The Three Sided Dream

Rahsaan Roland Kirk – The Case Of The Three Sided Dream

Arthaus Musik The only existing audio-visual material on the unique artist Rahsaan Roland Kirk on DVD and Blu-ray. A film by Adam Kahan.
Frankenstein

Frankenstein

C Major Entertainment The world premiere of Liam Scarlett’s new ballet, inspired by Mary Shelley’s Gothic masterpiece.
Max Raabe & Palast Orchester – Let’s Do It

Max Raabe & Palast Orchester – Let’s Do It

C Major Entertainment In their new concert recording Max Raabe & Palast Orchester show how they impress their audience with such varying titles as Millions Of Kisses And Millions Of Smiles, Wenn ich Liebe brauch` dann geh ich zur Pauline and Cubanacan.
Puccini: La Rondine – Staged By Rolando Villazón

Puccini: La Rondine – Staged By Rolando Villazón

C Major Entertainment Perhaps the least performed of Italian master Giacomo Puccini’s mature operas, La Rondine was originally conceived as Puccini’s first (and only) operetta. But, as stage director Rolando Villazón puts it, Puccini is Puccini.
Entry Call Is Open!

Entry Call Is Open!

Cinedans Dance on Screen For the next edition of the Cinedans Dance on Screen Festival 8 - 12 March 2017 in EYE Amsterdam, we are looking for shorts, features, animation, music videos, stereoscopic(3d)/2K/4K, VR films, documentaries, performance relay, installations and other exciting work!
Arturo Toscanini – Anniversary Gala At La Scala

Arturo Toscanini – Anniversary Gala At La Scala

Clasart Classic Looking for coproduction partners or pre-buyers.
53rd ITF Golden Prague 2016 – Festival News Update

53rd ITF Golden Prague 2016 – Festival News Update

Czech Television Deadline for Personal registration: 19 September 2016 Deadline for submission to competition and non-competition section: 30 June 2016 (late entries will be discussed individually).
DVD News

DVD News

EuroArts Music International There is only one thing that’s “hotter than July” and it’s this month’s DVD releases.
TV News

TV News

EuroArts Music International “Who needs yet another Swan Lake production?” Well, we certainly need this one...
TV/Production News

TV/Production News

EuroArts Music International We seem to be in the middle of a heyday of particularly inspired ballet productions and so it was almost only natural that the EuroArts production team could capture a world première: Ravel by Cherkaoui & Verbruggen.
Call For Pre-Buys Of Bach Christmas Oratorio – Live Concert For Christmas 2016

Call For Pre-Buys Of Bach Christmas Oratorio – Live Concert For Christmas 2016

Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra A 90-minute live satellite broadcast will be available on 9 December 2016, 18:00 CET or could be sent with delay in TVs, cinemas, SVOD etc. There is a possibility to include interviews of the conductor, soloists or behind the scene sequences.
Just Completed: On Air Hannigan

Just Completed: On Air Hannigan

Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra Canadian singer-conductor, Barbara Hannigan seems to have it all: an impressive voice, a sense of drama and a sensibility in shaping the phrase.
Christmas In Vienna 2016

Christmas In Vienna 2016

ORF-Enterprise GmbH & Co KG For more than 20 years, Christmas in Vienna is one of the most prestigious classical concert productions in Europe. Every year the traditional Christmas concert takes places in the glamorous Wiener Konzerthaus and brings together a quartet of the best international vocalists.
Escaping From The Temple

Escaping From The Temple

Poorhouse International A documentary by Patrick Carr who follows famous Chinese choreographer Zhao Liang while he is preparing his new piece of dance theatre dealing with a young monk and a young nun who meet coincidentally when escaping from their temple.
Philippe Jordan – Born To Conduct

Philippe Jordan – Born To Conduct

Poorhouse International A portrait of one of the most successful conductors of the younger generation who currently is Music Director of the Paris Opera and Wiener Symphoniker.
Job Offer

Job Offer

Red Bull Media House GmbH Red Bull TV looking for Line Producer.
The Kaiser of Atlantis

The Kaiser of Atlantis

Sintonia Media Productions Sintonia Media, Teatro Real, Rosenfeld and Czech TV coproduce a new documentary film about The Kaiser of Atlantis and composer Viktor Ullmann.
The Metropolitan Opera’s Summer HD Festival

The Metropolitan Opera’s Summer HD Festival

The Metropolitain Opera Association The Metropolitan Opera’s Summer HD Festival Returns 26 August to 5 September, presenting free outdoor opera screenings to approximately 50,000 New Yorkers.
Yannick Nézet-Séguin Named As Metropolitan Opera’s New Music Director

Yannick Nézet-Séguin Named As Metropolitan Opera’s New Music Director

The Metropolitain Opera Association The 41-year-old conductor will become only the third music director in the history of the Met.
Martha Argerich, Daniel Barenboim And The Wedo At The Teatro Colón

Martha Argerich, Daniel Barenboim And The Wedo At The Teatro Colón

Unitel For the third year in a row Daniel Barenboim and Martha Argerich return to their hometown Buenos Aires for the residency of the West-Eastern Divan Orchestra at beautiful Teatro Colón.
Salzburg Festival 2016: Camerata Salzburg / Lionel Bringuier / Yuja Wang

Salzburg Festival 2016: Camerata Salzburg / Lionel Bringuier / Yuja Wang

Unitel The Camerata Salzburg, a musical mainstay in the city of Mozart’s birth, joins forces with French conductor Lionel Bringuier, one of the most promising young conductors of his generation, and Yuja Wang, who has established herself as an international sensation and a fixture among the world’s leading orchestras since her debut in 2007, for a concert featuring music of the early 20th century at Salzburg’s Haus für Mozart.
Salzburg Festival 2016: Missa Salisburgensis At The Salzburg Cathedral

Salzburg Festival 2016: Missa Salisburgensis At The Salzburg Cathedral

Unitel On occasion of the celebration of the 200-year anniversary of Salzburg’s affiliation with Austria, the Salzburg Festival will present one of the masterworks of sacred music performed at the place of origin.

INDUSTRY NEWS

EDITORS’ SELECTION

EDITORS’ SELECTION

IMZ International Music + Media Centre ... picked from the IMC Music World News Bulletin: Music news from around the world – brought to you by the International Music Council.
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