Without our partners & sponsors, Aarhus Calling wouldn't exist.

Thank you.



DPA - Danish Songwriters guild

DPA is a nonprofit organization, democratically governed by more than 1000 creators among Denmark's very best and most professional within all known popular genres of music. DPA are one of the founding fathers of our national Collecting Society founded in 1926, and as such represented in the board of directors of Koda.



Each year in late spring, around 8,000 guests visit Aarhus to experience more than 200 concerts from new, as well as more established bands and artists from Denmark and the other Nordic countries.

The ambition of SPOT Festival is to create a promotional platform for Danish and Nordic music. The profile, line-up and scheduling are primarily dictated by the ambition to back new bands and artists who have the artistic level to do well internationally. 



Mich Hedin Hansen (aka. Cutfather) is a Danish producer and songwriter, who wrote hits for some of the biggest international stars including Little Mix, Alesso, Demi Lovato, Olly Murs, Matoma, FloRida, Pussycat Dolls, Kylie Minogue etc. Cutfather is also known as one of the former judges in the Danish X Factor, which he won in 2011. 

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4 Sound

4Sound is the leading music center in Denmark with shops in Copenhagen, Odense, Aarhus, Esbjerg and Aalborg and an online shop open 24 hours a day.

All studio equipment at Aarhus Calling International Songwriting Event is kindly sponsored by 4Sound. 



Genelec is one of the world’s leading studio monitor brands. Genelec kindly sponsors state-of-the-art monitors to all of our studios, in close collaboration with 4Sound.


The Danish Music Publishers Association 

The Danish Music Publishers Association is an organization for the professional publishers in Denmark. The association was founded in 1931 with the purpose to handle the members' professional interests and to promote a loyal and collegial collaboration between the members. 

Aarhus Calling is supported financially by The Danish Music Publishers Association/Koda's Cultural Contributions. 


The Royal Academy of Music

The Royal Academy of Music is a state institution under the auspices of the Danish Ministry of Culture, charged with responsibility for the further education courses in music, and for otherwise contributing to the promotion of musical culture in Denmark.

The Royal Academy of Music in Aarhus kindly hosts the event of Aarhus Calling.


Promus - The music community of aarhus

Promus is the community and networking center for both the music industry and the musicians in Denmark. Located in Aarhus, the main objective is to focus on the city’s rich tradition for new music talent, but also to support, motivate, and help new businesses get a foothold in the music business of tomorrow.

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The prime aim of the Danish Arts Foundation is to promote the arts in Denmark and Danish art abroad. 

The Danish Arts Foundation consists of twelve specialist committees and a coordinating board of directors.



Scandic is the largest Nordic hotel operator with a network of about 280 hotels with 55,000 rooms in six countries.

Scandic Aarhus City is the hotel partner of Aarhus Calling.