2017 - 2019 Mentoring Program “Music”

In cooperation with: initiative neue musik berlin e.V.

Target Group: Art and culture makers 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: October 31, 2016

In cooperation initiative neue musik berlin e.V., the existing mentoring program will be expanded to include artists from the field of music/music theater. The mentoring program “Music” of the Performing Arts Program is intended for art and culture makers 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, two mentees will benefit from the experience of their mentors, who will be selected in cooperation with initiative neue musik berlin e.V. They will provide their mentees with intense support over the course of individual coaching sessions. 

The mentoring program “Musik” 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.)
  • Two workshops per year 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

Requirements for Participation

Prerequisites for joining the mentoring program “Music”:

  • Art and culture makers 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 three 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 of motivation (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 2017 Group can be submitted until October 31, 2016. Applications can only be sent by email to mentoringprogramm-2017(at)pap-berlin.de via the application form.

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.

Contact

Efrat Stempler | Coordinator Consulting & Qualification
Telefon: +49 30 30368785 
efrat.stempler@pap-berlin.de

Sabrina Apitz | Consulting & Qualification
Telefon: +49 30 30368785 
sabrina.apitz(at)pap-berlin.de

Office Hours:
Monday to Thursday 11 am - 2 pm
PAP Office Prenzlauer Berg at Ballhaus Ost
(only with Registration)