music conference

25-27 November 2021
Skopje, Macedonia

3.4 Small Music Venues: Key players under pressure

Among the sectors hit hard by the pandemic, two very specific ones continue to fight tooth and nail to stay alive: concert halls and cultural centers – especially those that, due to their size, lie far from the mainstream.

What role do small venues play on today’s geomusical map? Are they considered generators of cultural and economic wealth in the areas surrounding them? Is it possible to write a good practices guide that contributes to the sustainability of music venues during trying times?

Moderator: Erica Romero Pender

Speakers: Benjamin Jobin, Vanesa Matošević, Carlos Moreno, Marjan Dewulf, Vladica Mladenovski – Grga