Trade exhibitions

    24 Feb

    The New Bingley Hall, Hockley Circus, Birmingham, United Kingdom

    24 February 2018 To 25 February 2018

    9:42 am To 5:00 pm

    +44 (0)152 787 1221

    West Midlands

    The Guitar Show 2018 will take place at the New Bingley Hall, Birmingham. 

    Confirmed exhibitors are:

    SBC Guitars, Flattley Guitar & Bass Pedals, JH Audio, 64 Audio, Ultimate Ears, Custom IEM Co, Headrush, Black Swan Guitars, Yellow Rock Amplifiers, Hofner, Fidelity Guitars, Hutchins Guitars, Lea Williams Art, Gillett Guitars, David Laboga, Tommy Emmanuel Cables, Supro, Pigtronix, Italia, FretKing, Vintage, Hughes & Kettner, Bohemian Guitars, BluGuitars, Danelectro, Monty’s Guitars, Eastman, Tinklin Guitars, Empire Guitars, Taurus Amplification, Professional Audio Cables, Sam Systems, Reverb, Analog Music Products, Oil City Pickups, Kool & Elfring Amplification, Boult Guitars, Gardiner Houlgate Auctions, KFW Guitars, Mansons, Thunderplugs, Rockano/Facelift, Mark Bass, DV Mark, Maxon, Providence, Lunastone, Emma Electronic, Darkglass Electronics, Neunaber Effects, Caroline Guitar Company, Two Notes, GTC Sound Innovations, Earthquaker Devices, Ortega Guitars, Ormsby Guitars, Gryphin Amps, Shergold, Rift Ampls, Bulldog Pickups, Matamp, Flaxwood Guitars, Cole Clark Guitars, Bassics, Synergy Distribution, PJB, Sandberg, Audio Distribution Group, Turnstone Guitar Company, Rabs Wood Guitars, WGC, Rotosound, Feline Guitars, Crossrock, Music Nomad, Rapco Horizon, High Tech Distribution , Yamaha, Stand-Made, James’ Home Of Tone, Crimson Guitars, Stone Wolf Guitars, Smooth Hound Innovations, Peavey, Patrick James Eggle, Druzkowski Guitars, Thorpy FX, Dean Guitars, Focusrite, Novation, KRK, Cakewalk, 440 Distribution, Tanglewood, Westside Distribution, PRS Guitars, RCF, Line6, D’Addario, JJ Guitars, Roland, Blackstar, Fair Deal Music, PMT, MSL Professional, Laney, Vigier, Warman Guitars, Patrick Eggle Guitars, The Fretboard, Diezel Amps, Little Guitar Shop, Reflex Print, Rob Williams Guitars, ACS, Strings & Things, Faith Guitars, Gartone Amps, The Guitar Magazine, Bareknuckle Pickups, Madison & Fifth, Heistercamp, GuitarGuitar, Guitars4u, Orange, Marshall

    Showing one-off and bespoke instruments in the main exhibition area, European Guitar Builders Association (EGB) exhibiting members are:

    Adrian Lucas, JHG Guitars, Andreas Neubauer, Fab Guitars, Bacce Guitars, Deigo Villa Guitars, AC Guitars, Reiver, Giulio Negrini, Leo Guitars Darko Milojevic and Williams Guitars

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    Music Education UK
    24 Jan

    ExCeL London, Western Gateway, London, United Kingdom

    24 January 2018 To 27 January 2018

    10:00 am To 6:00 pm

    +44 20 3033 2500

    Bett is the first industry show of the year in the education technology landscape, bringing together 850 leading companies, 103 exciting new edtech start ups and over 34,700 attendees from the global education community.

    They come together to celebrate, find inspiration and discuss the future of education, as well as the role technology and innovation plays in enabling all educators and learners to thrive.

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    22 Feb

    Hammersmith Bridge Road, London, United Kingdom

    22 February 2018 To 23 February 2018

    9:00 am To 5:00 pm

    Music & Drama Education Expo is Europe’s largest conference and exhibition for anyone involved in music & drama education.

    Music & Drama Education Expo will return on 22 and 23 2018 for its 6th anniversary!

    Over two days, the event will offer you the chance to attend over 60 seminars, workshops and debates, the chance to meet and browse the services of over 150 exhibitors, and the opportunity to network with 2,500 of your peers. An essential experience for anyone working in music & drama education!


    • Over 60 professional development sessions, spanning panel debates, Q&As, practical workshops and seminars
    • The chance to learn from award-winning teachers, pedagogues, and practitioners
    • Presentations from some of the biggest names in arts education and the wider arts industry
    • Performances showcasing young talent from across the UK
    • Fireside chats with leading artists and industry figures
    • A huge exhibition showcasing over 150 of the leading brands in the industry
    • Product launches and demonstrations from established companies and those new on the scene
    • Special offers and discounts exclusive to the show
    • Networking opportunities with 2,500 of the brightest minds in music and drama education from over 40 countries

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    11 Apr

    Ludwig-Erhard-Anlage 1, 60327, Frankfurt, Germany

    11 April 2018 To 14 April 2018

    10:00 am To 6:00 pm

    Musikmesse in Frankfurt is the international trade fair for musical instruments, sheet music, music production, and marketing.

    The show covers all parts of the musical-instrument sector, from classical instruments, acoustic and electric guitars and basses, brass and woodwind instruments, percussion and keyboard instruments to electronic equipment and hardware and software.

    This covers all parts of the musical instrument sector – from classical instruments, acoustic and electric guitars and basses, brass and woodwind instruments, percussion and keyboard instruments to electronic equipment and hardware and software.

    Additionally, important publishing companies from all genres – from classic to jazz, rock and pop – present their products at Musikmesse.

    2018’s show is set to continue to provide an extensive exhibition as well as concerts, product demonstrations, signing sessions and more.

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    19 Apr

    Messe Bremen, Findorffstraße, Bremen, Germany

    19 April 2018 To 22 April 2018

    +49 (0)421 3505 529

    jazzahead! is an exhibition and meeting point for the international jazz scene.

    Since its premiere in 2006, the event has enriched the regional and national cultural scene with its high-quality and diverse jazz as well as with international flair.

    With its unique concept combining showcase festival, conference, exhibition and festival – all revolving around the central topic, ‘jazz’ – the event has become the must-go networking event for the global jazz scene.

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    Europa Cantat XX
    27 Jul

    Tallinn, Tallinna linn, Estonia

    27 July 2018 To 5 August 2018


    The festival EUROPA CANTAT, initiated by the European Choral Association – Europa Cantat and held every three years, is the central meeting point of the choral world.

    The festival first began in 1961 in Passau, Germany and now has been held in 18 different cities around Europe – and in 2018 for the first time in Tallinn, Estonia.

    This unique festival brings together more than 4000 singers, conductors, composers and choral managers from Europe and beyond for 10 days of singing delight.

    The festival offers you the chance to:

    • attend different workshops for choirs and singers, with a duration of 4 to 8 days
    • sing and hear all vocal genres: classical, folk, jazz, musical, opera and vocal pop
    • discover rare jewels of choral music
    • work together with leading choral conductors
    • sing at beginner’s, average or advanced level
    • join the special conductors’ or composers’ program
    • join our special “training-on-the-job” program for young managers, the Youth Event Management Programme YEMP
    • take part in the daily ‘Open Singing’ with all participants and visitors
    • join a workshop while your children are entertained
    • discover the unique cultural heritage of Tallinn and Estonia
    • get to know other choirs and singers from many different countries!

    The Conductors’ and Composers’ Program offers warm-ups, seminars, reading sessions, workshops, lectures, round-table discussions and composers’ showcase.

    Open Singing is a singing event where EVERYBODY is invited to sing. The repertoire is international, in different styles and languages.

    As a side-program, we welcome everybody to visit our MUSIC EXPO, where publishers, international festival organisers and music managers from all over the world invite you to see their products and to become familiar with the services they offer.

    EUROPA CANTAT is a once-in-a-lifetime experience and a festival for everyone!

    The themes for the Europa Cantat 2018 are:

    • Sing Together – Change the Planet
    • Sing across Cultures, Generations and Genres
    • New Time Singing

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    28 Sep

    Piazza Zelioli Lanzini Ennio, 1, Cremona, 26100 Province of Cremona, Italy

    28 September 2018 To 30 September 2018

    10:00 am To 6:00 pm

    +39 (0)372 407081

    Every year, we host concerts and performances by artists such as composer, Krzysztof Penderecki, music documentary-maker, Bruno Monseingeon, New York Times music critic, Corinna Da Fonseca, first clarinet of the Santa Cecilia Orchestra, Alessandro Carbonare, and leading violinist of the Berliner Philarmoniker, Alessandro Cappone.

    Once a year, visitors and exhibitors from across the world flock to Cremona in Northern Italy to experience Cremona Mondomusica.

    Within this globally respected stringed instrument exhibition sits Piano Experience: the only trade fair exclusively dedicated to the piano world and a core meeting point for the exchange of ideas and updates and the development of new business.

    Piano Experience has been created in response to instrument-makers’, distributors’, buyers’ and musicians’ needs in partnership with AIARP (the Italian Association of Piano Tuners and Repairers) and in cooperation with the world’s most important piano manufacturers, music institutions, and conservatoires.

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