We Got the Beat! Recruitment for OneBeat Virtual 4
OneBeat is an initiative of the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, & produced by Bang on a Can’s Found Sound Nation.
OneBeat is accepting applications for OneBeat Virtual 4, which will digitally convene approximately 20 musicians, sound artists, and sonic explorers, ages 19-35, from Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Cuba, Ecuador, Honduras, Mexico, and Venezuela.
This fully virtual residency program will take place July 10 – September 4, 2023. During this 8-week period, OneBeat Fellows will investigate new forms of virtual collaboration, form ensembles to write, record, and perform genre-defying work, attend virtual masterclasses and open-studios, lead online workshops, and produce a final presentation for a global audience. OneBeat Virtual provides an opportunity for Fellows to incubate ideas for new forms of online collaboration engaging global communities, supported by mentorship and collaborative exchange.
Fellows will receive a $1,500 USD honorarium as well as stipend for purchasing necessary audio equipment and enhanced internet connectivity.
Application Deadline: February 17, 2023.
Applicants will be notified by the end of May, 2023