The 8 eeemerging co-organisers selected 6 ensembles to join the eeemerging program in 2018 for a first year of support. 4 had been selected in September 2017 after taking part in an audition : Improviso, Cantoria, El Gran Teatro del Mundo and Le voci delle grazie. Rumorum won the eeemerging prize in International Young Artists Competition in York and L’Apothéose Ensemble the Göttingen Handel competition, which gave them a direct access to the selection.