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From 13-17 May 2024, Classical:NEXT will welcome the global art music community to Berlin and turn the capital of Germany into a vibrant music hub.

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    Classical:NEXT 2024 © Classical:NEXT

For its eleventh edition, Classical:NEXT, the premier international gathering and network for classical music professionals, will make its way to Berlin.

Around 1,000 professionals from 50 countries across all continents, representing every sector from live to recorded music and education will convene in Germany’s capital for five days (13–17 May).

In addition to the expo and networking areas at the Colosseum, an international conference featuring 30 sessions plus mentoring formats will serve as a platform to co-create solutions and tackle urgent issues and emerging opportunities such as AI, genre fluidity, and the future of labels.

IMZ Members can save up to 20% and get their Festival Pass for 330€ instead of 420€. Contact Leonie Bartels ( to enjoy our special rate.

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Accentus Music's Blomstedt Doc wins ICMA

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