Medinea

The Medinea network

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

Activities

Valletta session

13 - 27 February 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 […]

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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 […]

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Comprehension session

06 - 11 April 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 […]

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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

Dean MONTANARO

Maltese musician

Dean is an electric and double-bass player based in Rotterdam, Netherlands. Coming from the island of Malta, his introduction to music came in the form of jamming with friends from school, moving then onto the metal scene where he played with various bands for 3 years, and finally finding his way into the local jazz […]

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 […]

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Noé CLERC

French musician

Noé Clerc, born in 1996 is a multi-talented accordionist. Born in the South West of France, he studied classical and contemporary accordion at the CNSM (Conservatoire National Supérieur de Musique) followed by further studies in jazz and improvised music. As a curious and passionate musician, he performs and records with various ensembles in France and […]

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: — 28 February 2020 at the ARC Research and Consultancy MALTA — 3 March 2020 at the University of Arts of Tirana – Art Academy ALBANIA — 4 March 2020 at the National Conservatory of Athens GREECE — 11 March 2020 at the Higher Institute of Music of Tunis TUNISIA — 12 March 2020 at the Higher Institute of Music of […]

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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

Stay tuned!