The programme of Classical:NEXT 2012 featured 60 artists performing in LIVE SHOWCASES as well as OPENING & CLOSING concerts. Further artists and projects were presented in VIDEO SHOWCASES, a new format for large ensembles and unfinished productions.
The CONFERENCE presented 24 international EXPERTS holding discussions, one-to-one mentoring, networking meetings and special presentations, while 74 companies and organisations were present at the Classical:NEXT EXPO.
All showcase artists were selected by an independent JURY.
To round off the program, the IMZ International Music + Media Centre (Vienna) presented a selection of classical music FILM SCREENINGS.
Parts of the programme were open to local audiences - "Classical:NEXT goes public" included the independent club festival Classical Next Level in Munich Clubs Bob Beaman and Harry Klein.