OneBeat 2018 residency program for innovative musicians (fully funded to USA)

Are you young (not mentally young)? Are you a musician? OneBeat 2018 is inviting you to take part in a residency program in the USA later this year.

In its 7th year, OneBeat 2018 is opening doors for you and other musicians to take part in a music exchange and incubator program.

You’ll launch collaborative projects designed to have positive impact locally and globally. Scope of the projects include writing, producing and performing before audiences in America. Yes, there will be a music tour in the duration of OneBeat 2018 residency program.

The program is an initiative of the United States Department’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs. It’s done in collaboration with, music organization, Found Sound Nation.

Applying for OneBeat 2018

Musicians aged between 19 and 35 years from over 45 countries are invited to apply – including Kenya.

As an applicant, you’ll need to write about your musical background, interests and your future projects + goals. You must also be prepared to submit 3-5 samples of your solo or collaborative work, in either audio or video format.

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Deadline for application is 9th February and notifications will come by end of May. Visit the OneBeat 2018 Official Webpage to apply. If you have any questions, contact