The Gateway to North America's world music market

7th edition

14
- 17
nov '17

The Gateway to North America's world music market

6th edition

15
- 18
nov '16

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 Mundial @ Babel Med Music Recap

March 29, 2017

Mundial @ Babel Med Music Recap

WDMC_BlackEven though we’ve been hit with a snowstorm, it didn’t stop us from going to Marseille to represent world music from Canada and lead what ended up being the biggest delegation of Canadian professionals to go to Babel Med Music

AT THE MARKETPLACE

ON STAGE

  • 2 performances that have not gone unnoticed!
Betty Bonifassi

Betty Bonifassi, winner of the Transatlantic Bridge Prize

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Jowee Omicil


PRESENTATION OF THE TRANSATLANTIC BRIDGE PRIZE

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Sami Sadak, Derek Andrews and Betty Bonifassi (from left to right)

CONFERENCES

  • 1 useful panel moderated by our Artistic Director Derek Andrews
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Panel “Bridge Over Troubled Waters… In the Trump era, what are the new challenges? Comment aborder le marché nord-américain?”

IN PRIVATE

  • 2 orientation and networking dinners for professionals

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In terms of representation and connections, this was without a doubt one of our best presence at Babel Med Music so far, a productive presence with meetings that are sure to bear fruit!

Special thanks to all participants and to our partners: Musicaction, SODEC, the Government of Canada, FACTORDélégation générale du Québec à Paris, ANIM, Folquébec and Avalanche Prod.  


About Babel Med Music 2017

The event welcomed 2000 professionals and 15,500 concert-goers over 3 festival nights.

At the marketplace, located in Hangar J1:

  • 2,000 professionals
  • 750 structures
  • 150 booths
  • 20 conferences, roundtables, presentations
  • 1 regional stage featuring 7 showcases
  • 5 sessions of speed­ meetings
  • 1 session of speed­ listening
  • International media coverage 
  • 236 interviews set over 3 days
  • 1 opening ceremony and 5 awards given out
  • 14 documentaries for the “Écrans de Babel”

At Dock des Suds: 

  • 150 musicians from 22 pays and 5 continents
  • 27 hours of music
  • 3 DJs & 1 VJ
  • 30 concerts
  • 3 stages 3 nights

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