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Discussion

Festival FIKA(S) presents

in coproduction with PHI Center (Montreal) and in collaboration with Shesaid.so Montreal

Women in the music industry: Comparative views Québec / Nordic and Scandinavian countries.

 

Made possible thanks to the support of Nordic Culture Point

In the music industry, several studies show that women are still under-represented. During the 4th edition of FIKA(S), artists and professionals from here and Scandinavia shared their experiences, successes, and failures as women working in the music industry.

PART 1 / Women's space in the music industry

  • Québec / Nordic and Scandinavian countries perspectives

  • Lack of representation in the industry (recording, radio, festival)

Moderator : Sarah Shoucri (International Digital Development Agent, working in the music, literary, and artisanal sectors)


Guests : Cathrine Heen (Shesaid.so Norway), Tuva Hellum Marschhäuser (Singer – Songwriter / Norway), Marte Eberson (Singer – Songwriter / Norway), Dina Liberg (Shesaid.so Sweden), Rebecca Bergcrantz (Singer – Songwriter / Sweden), Vanessa
Blais-Tremblay (professor-researcher of musicology and feminist studies at UQAM) and the DJ Killa-Jewel (Quebec).

PART 2 / Export of female talent between Northern Europe and Canada : perspectives

  • Crossed Views

Moderator : Peggy Hogan (music educator and researcher, content producer, recording artist - QC)


Guests : Cathrine Heen (Shesaid.so Norway), the DJ Killa-Jewel (Quebec), Salóme Katrín (Singer – Songwriter / Iceland), Flora Garnier (shesaid.so Montreal), Dina Liberg (Shesaid.so Sweden).

PART 3 / Shesaid.so main values and work

  • Shesaid.so : the first community of women and gender minorities in music that connects members from all industry sectors, worldwide

Moderator : Sarah Shoucri (International Digital Development Agent, working in the music, literary, and artisanal sectors)

 

Guests : Cathrine Heen (Shesaid.so Norway), Rebecca Bergcrantz (Singer – Songwriter / Sweden), Lola Baraldi (shesaid.so Montreal), Marte Eberson (Singer – Songwriter / Norway), Dina Liberg (Shesaid.so Sweden), Flora Garnier (shesaid.so Montreal).

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