Call for Stories to Showcase Europe’s Musical and Cultural Diversity

Pitch deadline: June 7th 2019

Story deadline: June 15th 2019

 

For their ‘Discovery’ storytelling project, our Member Organisation Are We Europe is looking for stories to showcase Europe’s musical and cultural diversity.

 

It is a paid opportunity for which they are urgently looking for stories from the following countries:

– Croatia
– Slovenia
– Hungary
– Finland
– Luxembourg
– Norway
– Poland
– Germany
– Bulgaria

 

All content will be published on Eurosonic’s website in two languages: English and the country’s official language.

 

The aim is to introduce readers to local:

  • Festivals

  • Musical traditions / instruments / folklore

  • Club / nightlife scenes

  • Subcultures

  • Performing arts / spoken word

  • Musicians

 

Feature articles

  • 750 – 1000 words

  • Style: narrative, factual, descriptive of the local context/setting/experience.

  • Tone of voice: vivid, young, accessible. See this example.

 

For more information and to pitch your story, visit the official website or send an email to Priyanka Shankar or Ties Gijzel.