Posted: January 30, 2016 in events
Tags: festival, jazz, musicians, orchestra
The Jeunesse Musicales Jazz World is an international jazz big band for
globe’s best young musicians. Led by acclaimed international artistic
directors, the orchestra meets for a weeks’ rehearsal before heading on
to tour the international jazz circuit.
Talented musicians between 18 and 26 years old, playing saxophone,
trombone, trumpet, horn, tuba, guitar, bass, drums, percussion, piano and
vocals are invited to apply by 14th March 2016.
Find out more: http://bit.ly/1OQlxqw
Fest 2016, one of the most important cultural events in Portugal and worldwide, will be held in Espinho from 20th to 27th June.
Young directors (up to 30 years of age only for the Short and Medium Film Competition) are invited to send their videos, which must have been concluded after 1st March 2014, under one of these categories: Fiction; Documentary; Experimental and Animation. Directors can submit more than one film, in separate entries. They cannot submit the same film in more than one category. Videos should be on DVD, Blueray and Hard Drive formats and be in English or have English subtitles.
There are small administration fees.
Deadline for submitting entries: 28th February 2016
Find out more: http://bit.ly/1M0E4ZQ
Posted: December 16, 2015 in motivational, uncategorized
The rest of the Coxless Crew is set to arrive in Australia in early 2016. Beyond the world records they set (the first crew to row the Pacific, the first female crew to do so and the fastest row across it), they want to inspire all women to support each other because, as they say, “Everyone’s got their own Pacific to cross.”
Source: How a TED Talk inspired a row across the Pacific Ocean