Music Moves Europe: Calls and Tenders

Sub-programme:

Culture

Call number:

Various

Deadline(s):

31 Oct 2019, 11:00AM

15 Nov 2019, 11:00AM

The call was published on

14 Aug 2019

What does this support?

Music Moves Europe is the overarching name for the European Commission's initiatives that support the European music sector.

There are two calls and two tenders as part of the Music Moves Europe pilot that together aim to test suitable actions with a view to more targeted EU support for music post-2020: 

  • Call: Training Scheme for Young Music Professionals
  • Call: Online and Offline Distribution
  • Tender: European Music Export Strategy
  • Tender: Observatory

The calls and tenders have different guidelines and different deadlines. See the below sections for more information on each one.

Call: Pilot project to support training for young musicians

Aim

This new Creative Europe call seeks to identify and support at least 10 innovative and sustainable pilot training programmes for young musicians and professionals in the music sector, which should have a European dimension. The aim is to foster diversity and talent in the European sector, and boost business-related skills for young people in the music industry

Read our blog article for a summary of the call.

Deadline

31 October 2019

More information

Visit the website to view the full guidelines

Call: Cooperation of small music venues

Aim

The present call for proposals - Cooperation of Small Music Venues - aims at promoting sustainable live music distribution through cooperation between small and medium sized music venues. This is in order to stimulate innovative collaboration models and to enhance venues’ role and identity in the local community.

The general objective of this call is to increase the music venues’ capacity to remain competitive in a fast changing market and regulatory environment

Deadline

15 November 2019

More information

Visit the website to view the full guidelines

CLOSED Call: Online and Offline Distribution

Aim

The general objective of this call is to support European music diversity by identifying and supporting existing innovative methods promoting online and offline distribution models, as well as newly generated ideas, through the selection of 10 grant proposals.

These proposals should enhance the cross-border circulation of music repertoire in order to overcome the existing barriers imposed by the international hits or other obstacles such as visibility, language and market fragmentation in the music sector.

Deadline

17 September 2018 

More information

Visit the website and and view the full guidelines

CLOSED Tender: European Music Export Strategy

Aim

The general objective of this tender is to develop a proposal for a European Music Export Strategy that promotes Europe’s music diversity and talent and enhances the competitiveness of Europe’s music sector on the international market.

The Strategy should help policymakers to take more informed decisions about music exports and enable music decision-makers to align their choices accordingly.

Deadline

29 June 2018

More information

Visit the website and and view the relevant documents.  

CLOSED Tender: Observatory

Aim

The objective is to design a feasibility study for the establishment of a European Music Observatory, and undertake a gap analysis of funding needs for the music sector.

Deadline

2 July 2018

More information

Visit the website and and view the relevant documents.