"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 of Dubai Opera
This fellowship aims to support visionaries. Are you an emerging young innovator who will help to bring about positive, groundbreaking change to the classical music industry? Are you striving to innovate within an existing organisation? Do you want to set up something completely new?
Apply now if...
...you are 22-35 years old, from Germany or the UK, and currently work in the field of arts administration or management in the classical music or cultural sector. This includes (but is not limited to):
In other words, if you are involved in the arts and are not a musician, singer, or performing 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 compel us to support and help implement.
"I am thrilled to be working with Noted as a mentor to young people involved in the creative industries. I hope that my years of experience working with a diverse range of artists will enable me to support the next generation of music managers, administrators and PRs as they develop their careers."
– Matthias Röder, Managing Director of the Karajan Institute
Successful recipients of the fellowship will work with the following supporters and collaborators:
"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.