Every year the Songo association organizes the Scopitone festival, dedicated to electronic cultures and digital arts. This internationally recognized festival offers a concentrate of today’s musical and digital creation. This multidisciplinary event highlights these artistic crossovers and is expected at each September break by more than 60,000 festival-goers.
Dedicated to the diffusion and the support for the creation and the accompaniment of the current music and the digital arts; Addressing a wide variety of audiences, intersecting discipline, and actors.
For artists, digital professionals, researchers, and businesses the Festival offers debates, talks, and workshops on the cross-cutting themes of innovation, scientific research, and digital creation. For school-kids, there are introductions to new art forms and techniques of digital production through visits, workshops and other events.
Scopitone has been staged every year since 2002 by Songo, the association responsible for running Stereolux, the center for contemporary music and digital creation in the Creative Quarter on the Île de Nantes. Part of La Fabrique, Stereolux is one of the key venues for the Festival.