"Everyone should endorse enthusiasm for new ideas from new talent in the entertainment world and I'm proud to add my support."
– Jasper Hope, CEO Dubai Opera
This fellowship aims to support visionaries. Are you an emerging young innovator who will help bring about positive, groundbreaking changes to the classical music industry? Perhaps you are striving to innovate within an existing organisation, or you want to set up something completely new!
Apply now if...
...you are 22-35 year olds, from either Germany or the UK and are currently working in the field of arts management or administration in classical music or the cultural sector. This includes (but is not limited to):
In other words, careers other than being a musician or performance artist. We will not make decisions based on personal background, ethnicity or gender. We simply want to identify an individual whose work and vision makes us excited, and whose ideas we will feel compelled to support and help implement.
Successful recipients of the fellowship will work with the following supporters and collaborators:
We will continue to add to this list as more collaborators come on board!
"Noted has the unique opportunity to contribute to the massive shift in arts management. The classical music industry is just at the beginning of the digital revolution. Shape the path of its future."
– Bernhard Kerres, CEO of Hello Stage
Burak Arslan and Luca Beisel of Young Music Lab
Burak Arslan is an alumnus of the Fulbright Diversity Initiative and studied Philosophy and Theatre Studies in Berlin and Istanbul. Burak is involved in efforts to promote integration and educational equality. Luca Beisel is a music producer and studied art history and graphic design for smaller businesses and academia. Burak and Luca have founded the project named Young Music Lab:
The Berlin-based Young Music Lab aims to increase social mobility by making it possible for every young person to explore digital music production, and produce a classical music track inspired by the accessibility of electronica and other popular genres. Young Music Lab wants to bring together young people from different ethnic and social backgrounds by introducing them to classical music in an accessible way.
Johannes Weidner is a student from the Hochschule for Music, Theatre and Media in Hannover. Johannes has been awarded a Noted fellowship due to his innovative approach to improving the arts management sector by way of advancing app and mobile technology.