The 2017 Maltese Presidency of the Council of the European Union is announcing a workshop with BandAdriatica in collaboration with the Malta World Music Festival.

Sessions are open to Maltese singers/songwriters and musicians who perform within the genre of folk and in the Maltese language, folk bands and band clubs.  BandAdriatica’s research and creative process is based on a local element wherever they work.

Venue: Fortress Builders, Valletta

Dates: Wednesday 17th and Thursday 18th May

Time: 18.30 -21.00

The participants will collaborate with BandAdriatica and will present their material on Saturday 20th May during BandAdriatica’s performance.

Applications open on Tuesday 11th April at 12.00hrs and close on Friday 28th April at 12.00hrs. Places are limited and are subject to evaluation and selection by the artistic director, Renzo Spiteri.

Interested applicants have to send a one-page CV and online links of their works on or deliver their CV and samples of their work by hand in a sealed envelope marked ‘MWMF + BandAdriatica’s Floating Art Workshop’ to Arts Council Malta at 16 Casa Scaglia, Mikiel Anton Vassalli Street, Valletta.

Participants will be informed if they are accepted for the workshop once the evaluation process has been concluded.