INDUSTRY NEWS
May 2021

The monthly update on business news for professionals in the performing arts and audiovisual industries:
posting new productions, industry previews, calls, deadlines or job ads while connecting coproduction partners, vendors and buyers. Brought to you by the IMZ International Music + Media Centre, the international business network supporting performing arts through audiovisual media.


NEWS FROM THE IMZ

Cancellation: IMZ Market Days

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

Due to the unpredictable situation of Covid-19, unfortunately, the IMZ Market Days planned for June 2021 had to be called off. But we hope to see you again soon!

New IMZ Round Table: "Where will we be in 2022?"

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

By popular demand, the IMZ Directorate invites IMZ Members to a second Round Table to exchange views on current developments. The recording of the last Round Table is available online for all IMZ members!

New Podcast: Industry insights with IMZ Secretary General Katharina Jeschke

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

Find out how the latest online edition of Avant Première Music + Media Market became a global success, and learn about new developments in the film industry + at the IMZ!

Support digital innovation in opera + ballet with your donation

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

You want to actively shape the future of opera + ballet through digital transformation? Then donate now to the 4 final nominees of the FEDORA Digital Prize, a collaboration with the IMZ.

Watch Avant Première key programme items online!

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

Exclusively for IMZ Members, the most sought-after programme items of Avant Première Music + Media Market are available on media.imz.at!

DIGITAL CROSS OVER

Save the date: final online presentation

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

Mark your calendar for 15 June and join the final online presentation of the cross-sector project Digital Cross Over, aiming at connecting content + creative industries and led by the IMZ.

Share your expertise in our Digital Cross Over survey!

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

Participate now in our survey on cross-sector innovations + cooperations and help tackle current issues of the creative + cultural industries.

This was the Digital Cross Over workshop on growth facilitation for digital platforms

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

This online workshop on 22 April in the course of the IMZ-led EU project Digital Cross Over focused on cross-sectoral activities + growth facilitation for digital platforms in Europe.

SPECIAL NEWS: AUDIENCE DEVELOPMENT

Make your Audience Development engagement visible!

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

Spread the word on how you reach out to new patrons! We'll continue featuring your initiatives in the upcoming newsletters!

Music Traveler TV – The fair streaming platform

Igudesman & Joo

Music Traveler announces the release of their streaming platform Music Traveler TV, where artists can stream & monetize quality content.

Opernstoff – The young podcast of the Vienna State Opera

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

In the new podcast "OpernStoff", teenagers and young adults take their listeners behind the scenes of the Vienna State Opera.

“I used to be a cheerleader. Now I am a blacksmith”

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

The story of a digital path to new audiences: How did the DR Koncerthuset’s YouTube Channel become a viral success globally?

NEW IMZ MEMBERS

New IMZ Member: KULMAG Kulturmanagement AG

KULMAG Kulturmanagement AG

Learn all about the partner for classical music in and from Liechtenstein!

CALLS FOR SUBMISSIONS AND JOB OFFERS

ARD Documentary Film Competition 2021

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

ARD is looking for a creative and innovative documentary highlight. Producers are invited to submit their concepts and ideas by 15 July!

ARTE is hiring!

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

Check out this inspiring job opportunity in Strasbourg and throw your hat in the ring!

Golden Prague Festival: Call for entries 2021!

Czech Television

Golden Prague invites filmmakers, directors, producers, distributors and broadcasters to submit their new films dedicated to music, dance or theatre.

Spot On MozART – Wolfgang A. Mozart meets digitization

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

What do you see when you’re listening? Spot on MozART is an inter-university, interdisciplinary project devoted to visual research in how we listen. Submit your vision now!

NEW PRODUCTIONS

Bayerische Staatsoper presents: Die tote Stadt

NAXOS Audiovisual Division

Jonas Kaufman and Marlis Petersen in an acclaimed performance conducted by Kirill Petrenko, produced by Bayerische Staatsoper Recordings.

Charpentier Grands Motets by Les Arts Florissants

Auditorium Films

Les Arts Florissants and William Christie present "Charpentier, Grands Motets" in the Royal Chapel of Versailles.

Concertgebouworkest: Víkingur Ólafsson & Paavo Järvi

C Major Entertainment

Under the direction of Paavo Järvi, the Concertgebouworkest is performing Mozart’s popular Piano Concerto No. 24 with the Icelandic Víkingur Ólafsson.

Concerto Köln

Auditorium Films

Concerto Köln presents Bach in Italy & The Four Seasons.

Eldbjørg Hemsing plays unique Digital Concert

Peiling Film & TV

In April Hemsing won the "Spellemannsprisen" for her latest album. The new digital concert for Oslo Quartet Series is now available.

Falstaff by Giuseppe Verdi

Auditorium Films

The hilarious misadventures of the old knight Sir John Falstaff, in III Acts.

Fly Bird, Fly

Auditorium Films

The story of the Hungarian folk revival, which started in the 1970s, and its continuing legacy today.

In Love with Great Strads

Poorhouse International

A documentary following superstar violinist Janine Jansen as she embarks on a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to play twelve of the greatest ever "Strads".

Le Nozze di Figaro

Bel Air Media

Rediscover the adventures of Susanna and her famous fiancé in a new Staatsoper Berlin production!

Lisa Batiashvili debuts with Czech Philharmonic

EuroArts Music International

Live recorded in Prague: Lisa Batiashvili & Jakub Hrůša play Saint-Saëns’s Violin Concerto No.3.

Live Europakonzert from Berlin

EuroArts Music International

Space becomes sound: The EUROPAKONZERT live from the Foyer of the Philharmonie Berlin with Kirill Petrenko and the Berliner Philharmoniker is now available!

Messiah from English National Opera

BBC Studios / Wales

English National Opera perform Messiah in lockdown from the stunning London Coliseum.

Met Stars live in concert with Lise Davidsen

Clasart Classic

Rising star Lise Davidsen performs an extraordinary recital at Oslo’s Oscarshall for the Metropolitan Opera’s MET STARS LIVE IN CONCERT series.

Mozart's Requiem from English National Opera

BBC Studios / Wales

The English National Opera perform Mozart's Requiem in lockdown from their stunning home, London's Coliseum.

Ravel: Piano Concertos

Auditorium Films

With David Kadouch and the Orchestre des Champs-Elysées directed by Louis Langrée.

Roberto Alagna & Aleksandra Kurzak live in concert

Clasart Classic

Roberto Alagna and Alekasandra Kurzak perform an outdoor recital in Èze, France, for the Metropolitan Opera’s MET STARS LIVE IN CONCERT series.

Shakespeare's Two Noble Kinsmen, a passionate tale

Opus Arte

How long is forever? In this production by Shakespeare's Globe, Fletcher and Shakespeare examine love in all its fluid and complex forms.

Ten Years of Musical Production in Ostrava

Czech Television

A gala concert celebrated a decade of musical production at the National Moravian-Silesian Theater in Ostrava.

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