2018 – 2019 Mentoring Program “Music”

In cooperation with: initiative neue musik berlin e.V., KLANGZEITORT. Institute for New Music of the Berlin University of the Arts and the Hanns Eisler Berlin Academy of Music

Target Group:
Artists in the field of music/music theater with connections to/an affinity for the independent performing arts community and/or who are seeking to begin making work within the independent performing arts community.

Application Deadline:
April 22, 2018

The mentoring program “Music” of the Performing Arts Program is intended for artists of all ages in the field of music/music theater who are planning to begin working within Berlin’s independent performing arts community and/or who demonstrate a special connection with the independent performing arts community. Within each Group, 2 mentees benefit from the experience of their mentors, who are selected in cooperation with initiative neue musik berlin e.V., KLANGZEITORT: Institute for New Music of the Berlin University of the Arts and the Hanns Eisler Berlin Academy of Music. They will provide their mentees with intense support over the course of individual coaching sessions.

The mentoring program “Music” includes:

  • Support and occasional individual coaching sessions over a period of three years with individually selected topics by experienced mentors (selected by initiative neue musik Berlin e.V.and the other cooperation partners)
  • Two workshops on various topics with focuses including concept and strategy planning, financing of projects, submitting funding applications, PR work, et cetera.
  • Additional support from the coordinators of the Mentoring Program
  • Access to a high-quality and open network for the independent performing arts community as well as regular networking meetings
  • Access to the additional offers of the Performing Arts Program


Prerequisites for joining the mentoring program “Music”:

  • Artists in the field of music/music theater with connections to/an affinity for the independent performing arts community and/or who are planning to begin making work within the independent performing arts community.
  • Primary residence in Berlin for the coming 1.5 years and officially registered in Berlin
  • Strong language proficiency in German


Application
We ask you to submit a resume which illustrates your professional/artistic development as well as a statement (application form) which discusses your motivation as an artist in the field of music for participating in this program, your connection to the independent performing arts community, your expectations as well as your ideas, plans and goals.

Applications for the 2018 Group can be submitted until April 22, 2018.

To the application form.

Applications can only be sent via the application form and by email to mentoringprogramm2018(at)pap-berlin.de.

The coordinators of the program will make an initial preselection from the applications; the final selection will be made together by the coordinators and the mentors.


Important dates:

  • Until April 22, 2018: Submission of the applications
  • Until April 24, 2018: Pre-selection of the participants
  • Until Mai 2, 2018: Selection of the mentees by the mentors
  • May 16, 2018, 6:00 – 8:00 pm: Launch of the 2018 group with a shared kick-off party for mentees and mentors
  • May 31 – June 2, 2018: Introductory seminar to the Mentoring Program for the mentees

 

 

Contact

Sabrina Apitz | Information, Consulting & Qualification
Telefon: +49 30 303 687 85
sabrina.apitz(at)pap-berlin.de

Office Hours:
Monday to Thursday
11am – 2pm
PAP-Büro
Pappelallee 15, 10437 Berlin
(only with appointment)