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A new trend, still in the early stages of development, has potential to become the biggest future technology: virtual reality (VR) is on everyone’s lips across industries today. Next to the European Broadcasting Union EBU, film productions and broadcasters immerse music audiences by a new generation in technology.
This Newsletter special looks at IMZ Member ARTE's achievements in VR and asks about potential and opportunities for the performing arts media business.
Premiere of the new production in the Whitsun Festival Baden-Baden 2016. John Wilson and his orchestra, a clever combination of symphonic orchestra and big jazz band, are an annual Proms highlight. With this recording Kaufmann, Italy's ‘adopted tenor-son’, pays tribute to a culture that has inspired countless immortal melodies for the tenor voice. This season, it’s a night for the history books, marking the official beginning of Daniele Gatti’s tenure as the orchestra’s sevenths chief conductor.
PRODUCTIONS IN THE MAKING
Already during his life time Beethoven was regarded as a myth, being the first modern artist in the sense of an autonomous spirit La Traviata starring Placido Domingo, Francesco Meli & Ermonela Jaho from Festival Chorégies d’Orange The greatest musical collaboration and personal friendship in history - based on never-heard-before taped conversations between two music giants. A new format for new talents.
MORE INDUSTRY NEWS
Ariane Gray Hubert launches her new eastern - western ensemble at the prestigious Festival "Namaste France" The Fundraising Associaton Austrian (FVA) is pleased to announce the second Conference on Cultural Fundraising and Sponsorship in Vienna on 12 October.
Unitel proudly announces fidelio, the new online platform for streaming classical music videos. The 53rd International Television Festival Golden Prague is only few steps away!
NEW IMZ MEMBERS
A singer, songwriter, concert pianist and composer, Ariane Gray Hubert is a much acclaimed innovative artist. The IMZ is proud to be joined by klangmalerei.tv as a new IMZ Member. Find out who they are and what they can do for you in this interview with co-founder Michael Zöllner.
CURATED BY THE IMZ
Opera... operetta… classical concerts... ballet... pop concerts... jazz concerts... world music performances... contemporary dance... In the Czech Republic’s second largest city Brno set the scene for a buzzing Music Film Festival in August.
IMZ ACADEMY 2016
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Prepare your productions and start to submit for the Avant Première Screenings 2017. Getting ready for Avant Première Music + Media Market Berlin 2017: The largest international trade fair for performing arts films!
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