Opportunities for Collaborations in East Africa

  • event type:WOMEX 15 Conference
  • date:23 Oct 2015 - 24 Oct 2015
  • time:11:30 - 13:00 CEST
  • city/area:Budapest
  • venue:Mentoring Space, Bálna
  • country:Hungary
  • event posted by:Piranha Arts

One-to-One Mentoring Session with:
Faisal Kiwewa (Uganda)
Director, Bayimba Cultural Foundation

Music plays an important role in connecting East Africa to the rest of the world. Discuss the challenges and opportunities in the East African music industry in this mentoring session, which will focus on the trend of youth participation in fusing traditional and contemporary music and also consider the main stakeholders such as artists, music producers, promoters, venues and festivals.