Application Due Date: 30 April 2019 (midnight FELINE)


The Music In Africa Conference for Cooperations, Exchange and Showcases(ACCES) welcomes African artists based upon the continent to make an application for a chance to display at ACCES 2019 in Accra, Ghana, from 14 to 16 November.

ACCES, which is arranged by the Music In Africa Structure (MIAF) in a various African city every year, will provide a robust program and platforms for entertainers to display their skill to a varied audience of regional and global delegates, consisting of celebration managers, promoters, reserving representatives, record labels and other prominent audiences.

Released in Dakar in 2017, and kept in Nairobi in 2018, the occasion.
consists of training workshops, panel conversations, discussions, live.
efficiencies, networking sessions, exhibits and check outs to essential music.
market centers in the host city.


ACCES displays are implied for emerging artists who can provide.
impressive live efficiencies and are prepared for the global phase.
ACCES managers are likewise searching for artists who will really.
gain from the chance. As this occasion is taking place in Ghana,.
focus will likewise be on regional bands with a view to display the very best in.
Ghanaian live music.

  • This call is open to African artists (solo artists, bands, DJs and so on) based upon the continent.
  • All categories are welcome.
  • All individuals should be over 18 years of ages.
  • All applications should be based upon live efficiencies. No support tracks.
  • Performances supporting political celebrations or spiritual faith will not be acceptable.
  • Candidates must be prepared to be readily available throughout of ACCES and to carry out on any of the dates (14-16 November 2019).

Assistance from ACCES

  • Entertainers will get a modest honorarium.
  • Entertainers will be supplied with regional transportation (associated to the efficiency).
  • Entertainers from outdoors Accra will be supplied lodging (associated to the efficiency).
  • Entertainers from outdoors Accra will get a daily.
  • VISA expenses will be compensated versus invoices.
  • Entertainers will be given full-access passes to ACCES activities.
  • Entertainers will be promoted throughout Music In Africa and ACCES.
    platforms (program, newsletters, news release, site, social.
  • ACCES will supply routine noise and lights plus fundamental shared backline.
  • Media direct exposure.
  • ACCES will supply tools for the entertainers and their associates to get in.
    touch with brand-new contacts and audiences, along with B2B conferences.

NB: Musicians based outside Accra needs to be prepared to supply own financing for transportation expenses to and from Accra. The Music In Africa Structure will aim to support artists to make an application for financing from readily available networks and partners however can not ensure that this will achieve success, so please make sure that you are gotten ready for this prior to you use.

How to Use:

Please keep in mind that your application is based upon your Music In Africa profile. Here is an example of a profile:

Your profile must have the following:

  1. Clear bio.
  2. A minimum of 3 newest tune releases.
  3. A minimum of one video efficiency.
  4. A minimum of 2 high-resolution advertising images.
  5. Social network links.

Steps to use

  • Check out the call for applications thoroughly.
  • Produce (if you have not currently) a profile on the Music in Africa Artist & Market area utilizing this link:
    Ensure that your profile depends on date, as this is the profile that.
    the curation committee will examine. Your profile needs to consist of a clear.
    bio, a minimum of 3 tracks, one live efficiency video, 2.
    high-resolution advertising images and social networks links.

Please keep in mind: you might discover your profile currently.
produced by a Music in Africa factor. Because case, you would require.
to follow the online actions to declare it. When you have control of your.
profile, make certain to upgrade the info.

  • Total and send the online application (the link is.
    supplied at the end of this call). 2 application are supplied–.
    in English and French. Email applications will not be thought about.

Please keep in mind: the kind will not permit candidates.
to conserve and finish later on. Prior to you finish it, make certain you have.
all the needed files that will require to be connected.

Choice Process

Due date for applications: 30 April 2019 (midnight FELINE)

  • Qualified applications will be evaluated by the ACCES Curation Committee.
  • Effective candidates will be alerted by 21 June 2019.
  • Not successful candidates will not be alerted.
  • Just total applications will be thought about.
  • Just applications sent through the devoted online kind will be thought about.
  • Late applications will not be thought about.


Gain access to the ENGLISH application here

Gain access to the FRENCH application here

For Additional Information:

See the Authorities Web Page of the Music In Africa Conference for Collaborations, Exchange and Showcases (ACCES)

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