Music Moves Europe Talent Awards
Prize Package 2020
The European Union will support all Music Moves Europe Talent Awards winners with a prize package worth € 10.000.
The goal of the European Union is to reward the winners with a prize package, that will contribute further towards the development of their international career. The European Union wishes to help the winners break borders, reach new markets, learn new skills and expand their knowledge. This prize package has a value of € 10.000 prize and is split into two parts: Touring & Promotional support and Business Training.
Touring & Promotional Support: € 7.500
The European Union kindly contributes € 7.500 to help the winners cover expenses related to international touring and promotion. The prize can be spent on any kind of touring or promotional expenses like: nightliner rentals, hotels, ad campaigns, promotional materials, etc.
Business Training package: € 2.500
The Music Moves Europe Talent Awards also has important partners in the music industry. Through their vast network, experts and involved companies offer their help with tips, training and networking opportunities to help the winners.
All music export bureaus are member of our partner EMEE. The winners will be offered help in choosing the right offers. Click on the icon to find out more about EMEE.
1. Offers from the live sector
In order to help the winners support their business in new territories and to learn about new markets, our partners in the live sector, offer them exposure and booking opportunities across Europe.
Liveurope is an organisation which brings together international concert venues across Europe. The platform is coordinated by Ancienne Belgique, and it includes 15 member venues across Europe, like: A38, Budapest HU, Melkweg, Amsterdam NL, Musicbox, Lisbon PT, Vega, Copenhagen DK, and Village Underground, London UK.
All the Music Moves Europe Talent Awards winners will be actively promoted to the bookers in the Liveurope network. If a booker wishes to invite a winner to their venue, Music Moves Europe Talent Awards will contribute to the venue to help organize the show. The winners will be also given an opportunity to have a session with a local professional in order to get music-market insights in the country where the show is organized.
Yourope was founded in 1998 and has evolved into the most important association of European Festivals. The association currently counts over 100 festivals across Europe. The members include, EXIT Festival RS, Lollapalooza Berlin DE, Lowlands NL, Montreux Jazz Festival CH, Rock en Seine FR, Roskilde Festival DK, Sziget Festival HU and Wacken Open Air DE.
All the Music Moves Europe Talent Awards winners will be actively promoted to the bookers of all the festivals organized in Yourope. If a booker wishes to invite a winner to their festival, Music Moves Europe Talent Awards will contribute to the festival to help organize the show. The winners will be also given an opportunity to have a session with a local professional in order to get music-market insights in the country where the festival is held.
Live DMA is a European non-governmental network working to support and promote the conditions of the live music sector. LIVE DMA will promote the winners through the “What Artists Say” campaign. Their network that currently counts over 3000 music venues, clubs and festivals in 15 European countries.
2. Offers from the record industry
For winners of the Music Moves Europe Talents Award, IMPALA offers a tailored one-on-one session with an expert of the independent recorded music sector focused on expanding their business in new markets. The session will be tailored to the winners needs with the purpose of helping to improve their career. During 45 minutes, the expert will provide them with tips, business intelligence, networking advice and other relevant information related to the recorded music sector, while answering any questions they may have on the topic.
Digital Music Europe (DME) represents Europe’s leading digital music innovators that have revolutionized how people discover, enjoy and experience music.
Digital Music Europe members includes Soundcharts, Spotify, Qobuz, and Deezer offering contributions to the business support package for the winning artists.
Soundcharts is the leading analytics platform of the music industry. Soundcharts provides global, real-time insights on the artists’ performance and market trends; monitoring data at scale across AM/FM radio airplay, digital music services, key social media platforms, and web mentions. All Music Moves Europe Talent Awards winners will get an annual FREE account.
Spotify offers each winner of the Music Moves Europe Talent Awards to join a free Spotify Masterclass. Masterclasses are an opportunity to take artists through Spotify best practices, providing them with the knowledge and skills to help them find and develop their audience and build out their overall presence.
Qobuz offers more than 40 million tracks available for high sound quality unlimited streaming. Qobuz is also the worldwide leader in 24-bit – Hires music for streaming and downloads. The winners of the Music Moves Europe Talent Awards will get a FREE annual subscription to their streaming service.
3. Networking offers
International Music Managers Forum (IMMF) is the global network for self managed artists, and artists representatives. The needs of artists vary across their career, and activities, IMMF offers a discussion with each artist and their representatives to review their current needs, and potential support.
As the needs of each artist can be different due to genre diversity and market segments, IMMF offers customized workshops which will be organized in consultation with the winners.
FROM THE ORGANISERS OF THE AWARDS
To help the winners further expand your network and meet other music professionals, Music Moves Europe Talent Awards offers free delegate tickets to the managers. The managers will be automatically put on the guestlist of the organisers of the MUSIC MOVES EUROPE TALENT AWARDS 2020 Reeperbahn Festival 2020 and ESNS 2021.
Reeperbahn Festival is Europe’s B2B platform for the music and digital industry. The Reeperbahn Festival Conference offers industry professionals a programme that includes more than 300 sessions, networking events, meetings, showcases, and awards shows.
ESNS is the biggest showcase festival of Europe and offers a stage to European artists over four days. The festival attracts over 4.000 professional delegates, including 400 international festivals, and showcases around 350 European artists for over 40.000 visitors total.
Public Choice Winner
The European Union is awarding the winner of the Public Choice Award of the MUSIC MOVES EUROPE TALENT AWARDS 2020 with € 5.000 !Additionally, our partner organisation DME is giving away a special offer presented by Deezer. The winner of the Public Choice Award will be invited to a filmed session at the Deezer Studios in Paris! All travel costs will be covered directly by the Music Moves Europe Talent Awards.