Blue North Music Festival Award in North Iceland

Join the Blue North Music Festival!

What is Blue North Music Festival and its award?

Blue North Music Festival is held in Olafsfjordur, North Iceland every last weekend in June. It is almost the first music festival in Iceland focusing on blue and Jazz. It aims at letting music lovers in the town playing music together and celebrating the summer. 

Stepping into another decade, the committee of the festival would like to have a change and invite the music practitioners around the world to celebrate the summer together through music. 

We are looking for the music practitioners who can host music workshops for kids and teenagers and perform in the Festival as well. We also welcome musicians who like to perform only during the festival. 

About the North Blue Music Festival: http://blues.fjallabyggd.is/

Requirement of the workshop:

  • facilitating children and/or teenagers to creative their own music, record it, and/or perform in the public.  
  • workshop hours: 10-12 hours (rehearsal exclusive) 
  • any genre of music, but singing and composing will be our first choices

Residency period:

For hosting workshops and performance: June 2016
For performing only: 16 June to 30 June 2016

Paid by host:

provide accommodation and music studio.

Paid by Artists:

travelling and living cost


Deadline for application: 30th November, 2015



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