City Music Foundation (CMF) has announced the seven musicians who will join its 2016 artist programme.
The selected talent include Tabea Debus (recorder), Miguel Gorodi (jazz trumpet), Joseph Houston (piano), Hannah Morgan (oboe), Ligeti Quartet (string quartet), jazz ensemble Nérija and Mihai Ritivoiu (piano).
The artists will join CMF’s two-year development programme which focuses on turning talent into professional success by equipping emerging musicians with the tools, skills, experience and networks they need to pursue music as a viable livelihood.
Over the two years, they will attend tailored professional development workshops from leading industry experts. Topics include tax and financial management, networking, presentation skills, agents and public relations.
CMF artists also receive promotional tools such as websites, images and recordings, as well as help with new commissions to ensure each musician develops a unique niche.
For more info, please see www.citymusicfoundation.org