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Mondo.NYC Speaker

Marton Náray

Director, SoundCzech

Márton Náray has been working in the creative and cultural sector for over 20 years. During this time he had the opportunity to explore the music industry through a 360° viewpoint, as a record store manager, a festival programmer (Sziget Festival, Babel Sound, European Music Day, OZORA Festival, West-Balkan, Akvarium Klub - Budapest), a booking agent, a project manager for a governmental music export agency (Music Export in Hungary and Czech Republic), a conference organizer (regiON, SoundQuest, Overhead, Nouvelle Prague), club promoter, tour manager, musician, radio presenter and of course as a music addict. Since 2017 Marton has worked as the director of the Czech music export office.

Off the Beaten Track: Before & After COVID in Central Eastern Europe

Up-and-coming talent, festivals, and music promotion – what’s next for the Carpathian music scene? A curated group of key Hungarian and Central Eastern European stakeholders from the area will share their thoughts on rising artists, catering to local audiences and the future of the regional festival industry.