April 2016

Nordplusmusic Newsletter




Just a little more patience with those April showers - soon we can enjoy May flowers! Luckily, we can enjoy Nordplus flowers all the year round!

NOAS updated!


Logging into NOAS you have proably noticed some new features! The long-awaited waiting list feature (no pun intended) is up and running, it is possible to add your own text to emails when declining applications and students have the option to accept or decline the exchange offers directly in the system.
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Bye, Band Teaching Conference!

The third and final session of BTC, "Creativity in the Band Room" took place in Aalborg 30 March - 1 April. Click on the image and watch a short clip to feel the BTC spirit!
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Spring, what do you bring?


All eyes will be on Estonia next week when ANMA Annual Meeting takes place in Tallinn and Nordtrad Concerence is held in Viljandi!

ANMA Annual Meeting
Estonian Academy of Music and Theatre

Social entrepreneurship and entrepreneurial mindset will be in the centre of attention of Nordic/Baltic institutional leaders. Project presentations (who can guess what AiA and MAPSI stand for?), group discussions, strategic planning - this is Annual Meeting 2016 that comprises Thematic day and General Assembly.
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Nordtrad 2016
University of Tartu Viljandi Culture Academy

The biggest gathering of Nordic/Baltic folk music students with daily workshops, ensemble lessons and concerts.
Where else can you try playing Estonian kannel, learn labajalg and sutartinÄ—s, practice seto singing and Jamaican toasting and feel the energy of the most popular Estonian turbo folk band? Nowhere but at Nordtrad 2016 in the official folk capital of Estonia!
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Stay tuned!


In our June newsletter we will share with you Nordplus funding results and introduce projects taking place in autumn.
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Upcoming events


18 - 20 April, Tallinn
ANMA Annual Meeting

19 - 24 April, Viljandi
Nordtrad Conference

15 - 19 August, Aarhus
Girl Power in Jazz

September, Aarhus
Development project Newtime

24 - 26 October, Helsinki
IRC Forum 2016
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