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REEPERBAHN

DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION : MAY 27, 2019, 5 PM

FOR THE REEPERBAHN MUSIC FESTIVAL (GERMANY)

SODEC and M for Montréal are collecting applications from companies interested in presenting an band in an official showcase at the Reeperbahn festival in Hamburg, September 18 – 21.

This collective showcase will showcase Quebec artists at “Canada House”. A networking activity in Berlin will also be on the agenda for representatives of the selected companies.

The music market in Germany is the third largest in the world and Reeperbahn is recognized as most important showcase event in Germany for the music industry, as well as a key European conference to attend.

Festival website: www.reeperbahnfestival.com

DETAILS :

Dates :

  • Showcase in Hamburg : September 18-19-20, 2019
  • Networking activity pre-Reeperbahn in Berlin : September 17, 2019 (Details to be confirmed)

Location of the showcases :

This room will host all of Canada House’s programming during the festival, including the showcase Québec Créatif/M pour Montréal

WHAT IS TAKEN CARE OF IF YOUR APPLICATION IS ACCEPTED:

In Hamburg :

  • The artist or group must be accompanied by a business representative (manager, agent, or producer).– The request must be made by the business representative (company) who would go onsite.
  • The company must meet the general eligibility requirements of the music and variety companies of SODEC.
  •  The artist or group must be a Québécois.
  • The artist or group and their representative must make themselves available in Germany from September 17 to 21, 2019.
  • Organisation of the official showcase in Reeperbahn in front of targeted professionals, with basic equipment (“backline”) included for artists’ performances.
  • Collective promotion of the showcase, in collaboration with the Canadian Independent Music Association (CIMA).
  • Professional accreditation for the group’s business representative.
  • Transportation, accommodation and subsistence costs for the selected artists or groups, as well as those of the business representative. SODEC’s support could be adjusted if the artist or group presents a tour eligible for SODEXPORT support (tour outside Quebec) or if the project obtains funding from other organizations such as FACTOR, Musicaction, the SOCAN Foundation or LOJIQ.

In Berlin :

  • Access to networking activities organized by CIMA in Berlin on September 17 with representatives of the German industry (more details to come).

ADMISSIBILITY CRITERIA:

The artist or group must be accompanied by a business representative (manager, agent, or producer).

  •  The request must be made by the business representative (company) who would go onsite.
  • The company must meet the general eligibility requirements of the music and variety companies of SODEC.
  • The artist or group must be a Québécois.
  •  The artist or group and their representative must make themselves available in Germany from September 17 to 21, 2019.

An evaluation committee will be formed to make the selection. The Reeperbahn Festival reserves the right to approve or not the programming suggested by this evaluation committee. Moreover, Reeperbahn could program the artists or groups for a second show during the festival, in addition to the one as part of the Quebec collective showcase.

 

Please complete the application form no later than May 27, 2019, at 5:00 p.m.

For more information please contact :
Jean-Philippe Sauvé, Délégué aux affaires internationales
514 841-2279
jean-philippe.sauve@sodec.gouv.qc.ca

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