Medinea

The Medinea network

Artists and music professionals from the Mediterranean Basin involved in projects and developing links between music, society, and heritage.

Video Series

Hamammet Medinea session

Video Series

Medinea Session in Aix-en-Provence

Video Series

Harmony of Rhythm

Activities

Hammamet session

02 - 15 March 2020

The four 2020 Medinea sessions of the Mediterranean Youth Orchestra (MYO) are each open to a dozen of young and talented musicians from the Mediterranean basin (building their careers to become professional artists) and who have an intense practise of musical improvisation, even of the composition. Each session is designed for a large diversity of […]

Activities

Comprehension session

Postponed - dates to be confirmed

This multi-session training programme to raise public awareness of the arts gives young artists the opportunity to put their musical talents into practice and to develop their professional skills outside of the concert hall, and thus reach out directly to audiences. Its aim is to help each participating artist to design and implement his or […]

Activities

Project development session

02 - 07 June 2020

This multi-session training programme to raise public awareness of the arts gives young artists the opportunity to put their musical talents into practice and to develop their professional skills outside of the concert hall, and thus reach out directly to audiences. Its aim is to help each participating artist to design and implement his or […]

Artists

Benoît QUENTIN

French musician

Driven by his love for the energy of rock music, Benoit Quentin starts his musical practice in a self-taught way on the electric bass and began composing from the very first time he picked the instrument. His curiosity for other rhythmic and harmonic forms leads him quickly to learn to the double bass and to […]

Artists

Marouane MZOUGH

Moroccan musician

Marouane is a young Musician from Oujda, a city in the Far East of Morocco, he’s mainly specialized in playing wind instruments as well as singing. His Musical journey started since childhood while playing with neighbourhood groups who play cultural “Issawa” and “Dakka Marrakchia” two Moroccan traditional genres based on traditional wind instruments and percussion. […]

Artists

Sarra DOUIK

Tunisian musician

Sarra is a Tunis-based vocalist and Oud player. At only 19, she has already won several national singing and Oud competitions, performed with the Tunisian National Orchestra and the “Rachidia” traditional orchestra, and toured internationally throughout Europe, Northern Africa and the United States. Sarra was selected for the OneBeat program which brings together emerging musical […]

Artists

Bashar IDRISS

Lebanese musician

Born in A Small Mediterranean Country Called Lebanon. He started his musical studies at a young age, At The Lebanese National Higher Conservatory in Beirut in 2005 that he will end obtaining his diploma in violin full with new projects. While studying, he was a member of the Classical Youth Orchestra, The Lebanese Oriental Orchestra […]

Artists

Loup GODFROY

French musician

Loup started playing the drums in Cluny, his hometown, at the age of 6. Through his influences and listening, he quickly became interested in jazz and improvised music. Being the only musician in his family, he will have to have a great desire to learn and a strong motivation. It is precisely his desire and […]

Artists

Florence NOWAK

French singer

Florence, alias Kimsar on stage, is a French singer-songwriter and ethnomusicologist. Her stage name comes from a pristine Himalayan village where she collected North-Indian songs for a PhD on the local music scene. She is currently developing several projects in the South of France: a solo musical theatre play adapted from the short story The […]

Artists

Glen MONTANARO

Maltese musician

Glen is a composer and guitarist actively working in the Maltese and venturing into the international scene. At a young age, he studied composition and later on shifted to Jazz guitar. He has had classes with notable teachers including Mike Moreno, Yotam Silberstein, Romain Pilon and Sandro Zerafa. His studies in Jazz guitar furthered in […]

News

Medinea and its partners activities

Medinea at the Erasmus+ and Creative Europe information day in Marseille

  A few days ago, the coordination manager of the Medinea network, Fanny Roustan, was invited to the Erasmus+ Creative Europe Programmes Information Day organised by the Euro-Mediterranean Cooperation Direction of the Région Sud. The purpose of the speech was to talk about the relationship between the two programmes within the same project, both in […]

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Medinea and its partners activities

Apply for 2020 training sessions

Soon: All the artists can directly apply online 👉👉 here 👉👉 At the very bottom of the page, under our supports, you have a button ‘APPLY ONLINE’, then you just have to fill in the form, and add your videos to get a chance to participate in a #Medineasession Open your view to the Mediterranean by exploring […]

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Support

Orange Foundation supports Medinea’s activity

Besides its commitment to encourage women empowerment and participate in improving learning of underprivileged young people, the Orange Foundation has chosen to support Medinea’s commitments to promote a better knowledge and dissemination of diverse expressions of Mediterranean music to young artists, professionals, and audiences, to encourage circulation of artistic expression, ideas, artists, and professionals in […]

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Press and overviews

Press reviews

Medinea Session – Nuoro, Italy – August 2019 Medinea session – Aix-en-Provence, France – July 2019 Medinea session – Istanbul, Turkey – April 2019 Medinea session – Hammamet, Tunisia – March 2019

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