European Music Week

The first edition of the European Music Week will kick off on January 8, 2021. A campaign to celebrate European music across the world, the European Music Week will be a call to support and introduce new European talent and give artists … read more »

2020 in Retrospect 

The tenth year of Austrian Music Export’s existence was most certainly filled with unprecedented challenges. The global music community faced numerous obstacles and had to create and adjust to alternative formats of providing stages for deserving local talent and keeping in touch … read more »

FOCUS ACTS 2020 II

Culk (c) Antonia Mayer

Since 2015, selected FOCUS ACTS have been supported with annual tour subsidies. The sizeable endowment is intended to enable local acts to accept more concert invitations from abroad, and thereby strengthen the presence of Austrian musicians on the international stage. The FOCUS … read more »

Kick Jazz 2020: December 15-16

Curtains up for Austria´s local jazz scene: After four successful editions in previous years the KICK JAZZ 2020 festival will gather the most promising local jazz formations on the main stage of PORGY & BESS on December 15-16 and virtually show what the local … read more »

Implementing steps to develop and promote European Music Export

mica – music austria / Austrian Music Export was selected by the European Commission’s DG EAC to lead the consortium consisting of  EMEE, Czech Arts and Theatre Institute / SoundCzech, Music Export Poland, KEA European Affairs, Music Finland and PRS Foundation– to deliver work on implementing steps to … read more »