Athens Music Week
A celebration of cultural and creative diversity with 4 complementary sections for a multifaceted music experience.
01.Music & the City
Discover Athens’ cultural and night life, its hidden treasures through dozens of live events, lectures, exhibitions and concerts.
02.Athens Music Walk
Concerts and live events in 30 venues across the city, entrance free, to discover local talents, the music scene and the sound of Athens.
03.Athens Music Convention
Networking events to create connections between regional, national & international artists and music professionals.
04.Music Innovation Hub
Enhancing the sustainable development of creative artists, music entrepreneurs, service providers and music related professionals.
Athens Music Week is a weeklong music marathon to celebrate cultural and creative diversity, a week when Music becomes the heartbeat of the city and Athens becomes the ambassador of the Greek music scene.
Athens Music Week’s first edition will be a combination of surprising discoveries, connections and new friendships and at the same time, a gathering for the promotion of music talents and fresh ideas.
AND THE CITY
Aimed at the broader public and music lovers from Greece and abroad, the City festival connects music together with arts, cultural heritage, urban and folk culture along with topics of societal & creative economy, to discover Athens’ cultural and night life, as well as its hidden treasures.
As a showcase festival and a music meeting, the Music Convention focuses on bridging relations between local, national & international artists and music professionals.
Held at the Technopolis City of Athens, one of the most dynamic cultural venues of the City, the 2 day events encompasses international panels, workshops, networking activities and b2b meetings together with vocational & educational training activities.
The events aim to support artists, grass root talents and music professionals’ creativity, entrepreneurship and sustainable business development.
Events organized in more than 30 locations across the city, encompassing music venues, archaeological sites, amphitheaters but also public spaces and parks of Athens.
Addressing to music lovers, artists and music professionals from Greece and abroad, the Athens Music Walk includes a variety of recitals, acoustic and amplified concerts and live stages providing a multitude of entrance free events, to discover local artists and music scene.
Spanning from experimental electronica to pop and from jazz to contemporary classical, the showcase program steps on the European Music Day events to offer a multi-genre line-up of around 100 artists, bands and orchestras from Greece.
The part of the Music convention dedicated on the enhancement of innovative forms of development of artists, music entrepreneurs and service providers through coaching & mentoring sessions and international workshops.
Ηeld at the INNOVATHENS powered by Samsung and organized in collaboration with JUMP, the first European Music Market Accelerator, the events connects music with other sectors of CCI such as new media, gaming and technology.
Meetings objectives are to provide answers to the major transformations of the digital era and generate sustainable collaborations between music & related sectors professionals.
Events Programme will be announced in May.
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