PARIS CALLING: Residency for classical musicians in Paris


Art Music Denmark hereby announces an open call for the residency program of the Institut français at the Cité internationale des Arts, where we will have the possibility of proposing Danish, classical musicians for periods of 3 months between April 2023 and April 2024.

In order to apply, you should be a professional, classical musician with a project related to the scene in Paris.

The Institut français offers individual residencies and finances the accommodation in studio-apartments at the Cité internationale des Arts, on the site of the Marais, in Paris. Your monthly allowance of EUR 700, and your round trip from Denmark as well as your insurance will be sponsored by Art Music Denmark.

Please fill out the below scheme and upload a short presentation of yourself explaining your project and why you should go to Paris.

Additionally, please make sure to provide the following files:  

  • CV in English (only pdf);
  • An artistic file / a link to a video / sound recording showing who you are as a musician;
  • A specific project for the residency (1 to 5 pages);
  • A signed statement ensuring that you are indeed the performer on the links sent in

An Advisory Committee chaired by the Chief Executive Officer of the Institut français, comprised of experts of the Institut français, a representative of the French Cultural Network Abroad, the Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs, Ministry of Culture, National Centre of Visual Arts and the Cité internationale des arts, shall review the applications together. The Committee reserves the right to refuse any project without having to justify its decisions.* 

If you have any further questions, you are most welcome to contact Project Manager, Catherine Lefebvre at Art Music Denmark:

  • email:
  • phone +45 26 19 70 55


Please send in your application before October 30, 2022 at 24:00 (midnight). 


* In the event of an excessive number of applications, Art Music Denmark will provide pre-evaluation by its artistic board.

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