neXo, a laboratory for collective musical creation

WHAT IS neXo

NeXo is a musical collaboration project aiming to foster exchanges and learning between following the influences of the Celtic the new generation of folk musicians from Scotland, Wales, Galicia and Latin America migration from Europe to Latin America.

NeXo is a project delivered by British Council, Wales Arts International and Xunta de Galicia with the support of Creative Scotland and SGAE, and produced by JAU.

From 28th November to 1st December 2015, nine musicians will attend a 5-day facilitated residency in Buenos Aires and collaborate to develop a shared piece which will then be presented in Glasgow and Caernarfon.

The idea behind NeXo is to inspire new ways of developing the musical identities of both continents and also promote their visibility and reach a broader audience.

KEY OBJECTIVES

CONNECT artists with each other

EXPERIENCE regional musical traditions and projects

GENERATE DIALOGUE between identities

LEARN, new creative processes to produce and disseminate music in a live format

SHARE, the result of this collaborative and creative process with new audiences

ORGANIZATION
Agadic
British Council
Wales Arts
Xunta de Galicia
COLLABORATION
Fundación Sgae
Scotland
IDEA AND PRODUCTION
jau