Showcases outcome report WOMEX 2013

Total 5 results.
Art FormShowcase TitleApplicant / OrganisationAmount Approved (€)Finance Commited
   
MusicWe Banjo 3We Banjo 32,00002/09/2014
ShowcaseWomex 2013 Showcase located at Cardiff in Wales
DescriptionWe Banjo 3 have been seleted to represent Ireland at the Horizons stage of Womex, the world's largest World Music Expo event which takes place over 5 days. The showcase is an opportunity to perform in front of over 700 international bookers and agents
MusiciZemJérémie KEROUANTON37002/09/2014
ShowcaseDj iZem Showcase located at Womex 13 - Cardiff in UK
DescriptionDJ iZem started writing music during a 6 year-long musical adventure through Brazil, Spain and Argentina. Now based in Dublin, his unique hybrid sound joins the dots between cutting-edge beatmaking and post-tropical influences.
MusicKanKan1,60002/09/2014
ShowcaseWOMEX 2013 Horizons Stage Showcase located at CARDIFF in WALES
DescriptionBrian Finnegan and Aidan O'Rourke, front men with possibly the two most revered bands ever to have thrilled the folk scene, Flook and Lau, join forces with Ian Stephenson and Jim Goodwin, two of the brightest stars in rhythm and accompaniment to carve out a unique and daring new sound. KAN seeks to create music from one complete world-influence, to reflect celtic music's present-day identity.
MusicTéada / Atlantic StepsTéada90025/08/2014
ShowcaseWomex Showcase located at Helexpo, Thessaloniki in Greece
DescriptionTéada remains one of the most successful traditional Irish bands on the world music scene. Atlantic Steps is a new dance show, centered around Connemara's sean-nós dance sensation, Brian Cunningham.
MusicCiorrasCiorras 90020/08/2014
ShowcaseCiorras Showcase located at Concert Hall in Ireland
DescriptionCiorras were formed in 2010 by Donal Lunny as part of the TV series Lorg Lunny to create a fresh sound in Irish Music. Since then, Ciorras has released their critically acclaimed album 'Silver Lining' and has toured extensively in Ireland and internationally. In 2011 they were nominated Best New Artist in the Irish Music Awards.