• 13 - 17 May 2024
  • Berlin, Germany

Cooperating Partners


Piranha Arts

Classical:NEXT is produced by Berlin-based Piranha Arts. In addition to being a label and publisher as well as an event agency, Piranha has been running the music meeting WOMEX – The World Music Expo – annually since 1994 (www.womex.com) and consults and co-organises several global music meetings and special projects all around the globe. For more information on Piranha Arts Consultancy services see further pages in this chapter.


CLASS – the Association of Classical Independents in Germany is an alliance of independent record manufacturers and distributors from the fields of classical music, world music and jazz. While maintaining the independence of all of its companies, CLASS undertakes communal activities for its members such as trade fairs and media exposure, as well as advertising and marketing campaigns.


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Media Partners

BBC Music Magazine
Classical Music Magazine
Deutschlandfunk Kultur
EBU - European Broadcasting Union
Fono Forum
Gramophone Magazine
International Arts Manager
Limelight Magazine
Musik Heute
Schweizer Musikzeitung



Opening Partners


Black Lives in Music
British Underground
Arts Council England
British Music at Classicasl:NEXT



Fellowships Partners


Australian Music Centre
Conseil québécois de la musique
Hannover University of Music, Drama and Media
New World Symphony
PRS for Music Foundation



Further Partners


ABO - Association of British Orchestras
Association Of Performing Arts Professionals
Chamber Music America
Deutscher Orchestertag
Deutsches Musikinformations Zentrum
EFA - European Festivals Association
Elephant & Castle
Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival
Heidelberger Frühling
HKAA - Hong Kong Arts Administrators Association
IMZ International Music + Media Center
ISPA -International Society for the Performing Arts
Klavierhaus Döll
Kunstfestspiele Herrenhausen
Music Tech Germany
Tallin-Narva Music Week