MIDEM 2012, 28. – 31.01.2012, Cannes (F)

Once again the music industry gathers in Cannes for the biggest international music fair. MIDEM is the place where music makers, cutting-edge technologies, brands & talent come together to enrich the relationship between people & music and form new business connections. 27 Austrian companies and organisations present themselves at the Austrian stand supported by AKM/GFÖM, departure, IFPI/LSG, FAMA, ÖSTIG, WKO Wien and AWO-go international. On Sunday, 29th the traditional Austrian “Happy Hour” will take place at the Austrian stand (17.00, Stand R 12.05).

In addition the first-ever MIDEM festival and MIDEM off, open to attendees and the general public, offers three nights of concerts from international stars & up-and-coming artists. A showcase night at Sparkling – “Austrian Music Box Part II” – will introduce 4 Austrian acts ranging from classical music to pop on Saturday, 28th.

Austrian Music Box @ MIDEM 2012 – Saturday, 28th, Sparkling
20.00-20.40 – The Danubia Saxophone Quartet (Austria, Classical, www.danubiamusic.com)
21.00-21.40 – Mika Vember (Austria, Folk, www.mikavember.com)
22.00-22.40 – !Dela Dap (Austria, Jazz, www.deladap.com)
23.00-23.40 – Herr Tischbein (Austria, Folk, www.herrtischbein.at)

The following companies will be present at MIDEM:
Allround Music, AKM, Austrian Music Council/ÖMR, Austro Mechana, Bühnen- und Musikalienverlag Josef Weinberger Wien, Col-Legno, FAMA Fachverband der Film- und Musikindustrie, Franco Caro, Gföm, Hey-U Entertainment, Hoanzl, Ifpi, Inandout Distribution GmbH, kdg mediatech AG, Officer Business Software Solutions, Ordis, mica, missionCulture, Pate Records, Phoenics Creative Studio, Preiser Records, Österreichischer Musikfonds / Projekt Pop!, Rebeat Digital, Rudi Schedler Musikverlage, Schubert Music Publishing, Spectralmind, Videoland – Medienvertriebs GmbH.

more information: www.midem.com