EXCITE (Exchange of International Talent in Europe) is a collaboration project between organisations from eight different European countries that exchange young musical talent across European Borders. The countries involved are Belgium, Luxembourg, Denmark, Sweden, Finland, Norway, the Netherlands and Germany. EXCITE support young musicians and give them an opportunity to have their first European touring experience by working together with a selection of festivals in the participating countries.
Applications through XpoNorth are open to artists of any genre, who are based in the Highlands and Islands and aged 18 – 25. The deadline for applications is Friday 27th January 2017.
A total of three successful acts from the Highlands and Islands will be presented to EXCITE partners, with successful artists securing a range of opportunities across mainland Europe and Scandinavia.
Partner festivals include :
SPOT Festival (Denmark)
Sørveiv Festival (Norway)
Dockville Festival (Germany)
Live at Heart (Sweden)
Welcome to the Village (the Netherlands)
PLAY Festival (Belgium)
For further information and application details follow this link.
Blog Author: Emma Bryceland | Artist Relations, EmuBands
POSTED: Friday 13th January 2017