JazzAhead

ISPA

Sweden Festivals

European Festivals Association

 

JazzAhead

is an international meeting place, an exposition including showcases, conferences, exhibitions and jazz concerts.

Musik i Syd takes part and presents artists and ensembles, Ystad Sweden Jazz and Musik i Syd.

Due to take place on 26-29 April 2017, as always in Bremen.

Read more at JazzAheads website

ISPA

International Society for the Performing Arts is an international performing arts organisation, a network of professionals with members from 50 countries.

The members are leading organisations in the performing arts and music scene. Institutions, foundations, independent artists, producers, agents, competitions, cultural groups, counsellors, among others, that are in some way involved in culture and performing arts. Twice a year, organised conferences are held for the exchange of knowledge and inspiration. Topics covered are related to management and artistic development, economic and organisational conditions, exchanges, collaborations, etc.

In January, an annual conference is held in New York and during the summer, it takes place at another venue in the world. In 2015, Musik i Syd had the honour of hosting the ISPA summer conference. In 2017 it is planned to take place in Montreal.

Read more at ISPAs website

 

Sweden Festivals

Sweden Festivals is a membership organisation for Swedish festivals in all areas of art. Sweden Festivals works consistently to develop the festival and uphold its undisputed place in Swedish cultural heritage and policy.

Read more at Sweden Festivals website

 

European Festivals Association

has initiated a new EFFE Award program with thanks to EU support. It serves as a form of quality stamp for festivals of the highest calibre. This recognition has been awarded to Lund Choral Festival, Båstad Chamber Music Festival and Ystad Sweden Jazz.

Read more at EFFE:s website