Help for the music sector regarding COVID-19-induced problems

The IMC + EMC collected information on measures from governments + other policy-makers and initiatives from the sector.

  • Help for the music sector regarding COVID-19-induced problems | Copyright: © Anna Shvets

    © Anna Shvets

The International Music Council’s “COVID-19 Resource Centre” provides an immensely well-arranged overview of initiatives and governmental measures on a global scale to tackle the problems of the music sector in these times of a global pandemic. There is information on care packages that are globally available, as well as specific funds and initiatives for Africa, North + South America, Asia, the Arab World, and Australia:

For all possibilities of getting support in Europe, the European Music Council put together a list of reactions, measures and initiatives from policy makers and the cultural sector:

Both lists are non-exhaustive and will be updated regurlarly.



The Art of Natalia Osipova

Opus Arte

Three classic productions showcasing the wonderful Natalia Osipova are teamed with an insightful documentary from Asterisk Films.

#CallForKeynote – Creative Europe Desk Kultur is looking for a keynote speaker

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

On 8 October 2020, CED Kultur will host an online conference called “Looking Ahead – New Opportunities and Visions within EU Funding for Culture after Covid-19” and are looking for a keynote speaker.

Breaking Beethoven

Music Traveler

Breaking Beethoven is a documentary on how creativity defies any challenge and turns a devastating situation into a celebration of music, humour and hope.

Elfi and August storming the Opera Stage

August Schram

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