IMKA Youth Organisation for Creative Engagement
All activities of the Music and Media department is aimed at creating opportunities for cooperation, knowledge and expertise exchange, lobbying and networking nationally and internationally to create a positive, innovative, striving and nurturing environment for music and arts professionals thus securing future and new generations with qualitative education, easy access to modern note transcription materials in the field of classical music with stakeholder partners from both public and private sector field.
Youth Initiative for creative engagement “IMKA”, through its program activities works on promotion of the classical music and consistent construction of common identity and pro-European awareness in Bosnia and Herzegovina community.
All our efforts are focused towards sustainable support and affirmation for classical music and contemporary art more closely classical guitar and chamber music orchestrating.
Mission and Objectives:
Our Mission is to produce a wide range of cultural, educational, and artistic programs that will bring to the forefront classical music values, which will be disseminated to a broad-based audience in BIH. Our Vision is to be the premier producer of intercultural exchange programs, cross disciplined approach that celebrate the richness of values, showcase the contemporary creative arts to Bosnia community. So far we have organized Classical Musicians Tours, Sleep over Classical Music Camps for children, all day music camps and schools in nature that use music as a tool for peer education and peace building. Our other goals are artistic cooperation & exchange of experiences with world known artists, artistic mobility & exchange of art works with other countries. (Greece, Italy, Malta)
All art music managers, school principals, faculty, pupils, local artists, guest artists involved in the IMKA programs are internationally acclaimed performers and professional who have not only performed on the world’s greatest stages and with the most famous orchestras, but are genuinely committed to assisting the next generations of musicians in their development.
Project creates link for nurturing, and showcasing classical music talent in new market as well as encouraging all stakeholders (schools, pupils, principals, media in BIH) to join alliances for promotion of classical music business in international platform of cooperation that will be established through this link.