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MT Space

Waterloo Region’s first and only multicultural theatre company continues to fulfill its mandate by creating, producing and presenting high quality artistic performances and cultural events reflective of the people who live in the area. The MT Space strives to develop forms and practices that speak to, draw upon, reflect, and constitute Canadian contemporary community. The…

Musagetes

Musagetes promotes the arts and artistic creativity as tools for social transformation. Musagetes is a catalyst for ideas and actions that make the arts more central and meaningful to peoples’ lives, in order to promote healthier democracies and creative societies; “to start sparks, cause explosions…and make a difference in the world.” The name “Musagetes” was…

Nameless Sound

Nameless Sound was established in 2001 to present the best of international contemporary music and to support the exploration of new methods in arts education. Nameless Sound presents concerts by premier artists in the world of creative music. In addition, Nameless Sound artists work directly with students from Houston’s public schools, community centers, and homeless…

Onassis Cultural Centre

The Onassis Cultural Centre is Athens’ new cultural space hosting events and actions across the whole spectrum of the arts from theatre, dance, music, cinema and the visual arts to the written word, with an emphasis on contemporary cultural expression, on supporting Greek artists, on cultivating international collaborations and on educating children and people of all…

Better Beginnings, Better Futures Guelph

Shelldale Better Beginnings, Better Futures Guelph is a non-profit, charitable organization that aims to enrich the quality of life for the Willow Road area of Guelph. We hope by focusing on a select area we can make a real difference. B.B.B.F. was introduced by the Ontario government in 1990 to discover effective ways of supporting…

Open Ears Festival of Music & Sound

The Open Ears Festival of Music and Sound based in Waterloo Region uses unusual venues to present a very eclectic range of musics from new classical music to electroacoustic, musique actuelle and sound installation. Innovative and collaborative, the Festival works closely with other organizations to co-present activities or to include activities within our schedule.  Our…

Société des Arts Libres et Actuels (SALA)

The Suoni Per Il Popolo is presented by the Société des Arts Libres et Actuels (SALA), a Montreal based non-profit organization which was incorporated in 2002.  Rooted in exploratory musical forms, the SALA is committed to presenting avant garde and experimental music and sound within a community context.  Its mandate is formalized in the following…

Sons d’Hiver

Sons d’Hiver is a jazz festival which takes place each winter in Val-de-Marne, France. Sons d’Hiver’s programming is centered around musiques actuelles (jazz, improvised music, blues, gospel, fun, rap, flamenco, rock, punk). For more information about this IICSI partner please visit their website: sonsdhiver.org

Sound Symposium

The St John’s International Sound Symposium, in Newfoundland, is an international celebration of sound, but it is also much more than that. It is a catalyst for the generation of new ideas and new directions in music, visual and performance art. Once every two years, in even-numbered years, the Symposium offers both artists and audiences the…

Upstream Music Association

For over 25 years, the Upstream Music Association has been creating pan-genre orchestral nujazz, beyond classical, cyber world, experimental music improvisation, composition & conduction ensembles, concert series, festivals, recordings, workshops and symposia in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. Upstream joined IICSI as a partner in 2014, and in 2015 IICSI sponsored the Improvisation Talk Back session held…