Medinea

The Medinea network

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

Activities

Call for proposals

2019 Medinea Outreach Programme Medinea offers you to take part in a new artistic adventure. This year has been designated “European Year of Cultural Heritage”, by the European Union. At this occasion, Medinea has been selected by the EU to encourage and accompany young artists in the design of their outreach projects. Today we invite […]

Activities

Project development module

11-16 March, 2019

This is the course for you if you believe that musicians are versatile artists and loyal citizens who want the art they passionately endorse to reach the masses, and that their ability to interact with audiences – no matter if they’ are newcomers, youngsters or remote – is both asset and source of mutual benefit! […]

Activities

Hammamet session

18-31 March, 2019

The intercultural creation session of the Mediterranean Youth Orchestra (MYO) is 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 practice of musical improvisation, even of the composition. the session is designed for a large diversity of musical aesthetics […]

Activities

Istanbul session

14-30 April, 2019

The intercultural creation session of the Mediterranean Youth Orchestra (MYO) is 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 practice of musical improvisation, even of the composition. the session is designed for a large diversity of musical aesthetics […]

Artists

Sarah THÉRY

French mezzo - soprano

After obtaining a master’s degree in French language and literature in 2008, the French Mezzo-soprano decided to devote herself to classical music. She enrolled in the singing class of Elvira Dreβen at the University of Music and Theater Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy of Leipzig, where she obtained her master’s degree in 2014. In 2018 she completed […]

Artists

Trio Sōra

« The Trio Sōra is a very fine ensemble indeed. Their understanding of the composition, their listening to each other, their sensitive and lively music-making – all these have given me joy and pleasure. » Sir András Schiff Sōra : « Bird singing while spreading its wings». The Trio Sōra is now considered as an ensemble […]

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Johanna RENAUD

French musician

Born in Marseille in 1987, Johanna pursued her musical studies at the Conservatoire and University of Lyon where she won the Philharmonic Society Award in 2009. She then obtained her Master in Performance degree in 2011 at the Royal College of Music in London. Selected from the RCM’s Rising Stars, she had the opportunity to […]

Artists

Islem JEMAI

Tunisian singer

Islem was born in 1994 in the south of Tunisia, he started singing since his very childhood, aged just 10 years old. After the training he had in a music school (conservatory in Medenine, his homeland), the professors couldn’t help but notice how special his voice was and encouraged him to participate in different regional competitions where […]

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Support

Medinea receives support from the Stavros Niarchos Foundation

We are proud to officially announce that the Stavros Niarchos Foundation support our ambition to stimulate in a sustainable and tangible way intercultural collective musical creation. The Stavros Niarchos Foundation (SNF) is one of the world’s leading private, international philanthropic organizations, making grants to nonprofit organizations in the areas of arts and culture, education, health […]

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Medinea and its partners activities

Auditions tour

Every year, almost 600 musicians apply to one of our auditions organized in 17 countries of the Mediterranean and some 100 young talents are selected to participate in one of the MYO’s sessions. This auditions tour offer the chance to emerging artists from all around the Mediterranean to work with each other, to access to a […]

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