The byways of the music business are littered with attempts by London agent Jasper Parrott to achieve merger or partnership deals. The big blow-back was a bid to sell his company, with its artists, to Universal Music.
Undaunted, Parrott has stayed in play. Today, he announced a partnership with a design-conscious start-up, PolyArts. Interesting development. Details below.
ANNOUNCE PARTNERSHIP WITH
NEW AGENCY POLYARTS
HarrisonParrott is proud to announce a partnership with Polyarts – a boutique management agency delivering a highly personalised service for distinctive artists across a range of musical styles, genres and backgrounds.
The eclectic list of musicians signed to Polyarts artist and project management include composer/pianists Francesco Tristano and Ariadna Castellanos, bassist Avishai Cohen, singer/composer/multi-
Polyart’s talent development programme specialises in nurturing some of the most gifted artists, helping position them internationally at the most crucial stage in their careers, drawing upon the network and contacts of HarrisonParrott. The programme includes violinists Leticia Morenoand Erzhan Kulibaev, and cellist Adolfo Gutiérrez Arenas.
Polyarts also manages special projects linked to the fusion of different artforms, styles, and ideas related to music and the arts. Examples include the new ECLECTICA Series, which launches in March 2015 with an “Iberian Nights” programme in collaboration with the Globe Theatre’s Sam Wanamaker Playhouse in London, as well as the exclusive Avishai Cohen Orchestral project “An Evening with Avishai Cohen“.