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WOMEX - The World Music Expo
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WOMEX 19 Confirms its Full Programme and Schedule for the Upcoming Edition
Ville Oksanen
WOMEX 19 Confirms its Full Programme and Schedule for the Upcoming Edition

Berlin, Berlin, Germany -After announcing the complete lineup for the Opening: Arctic Fire – Pohjoiset tulet, Showcase Line-up, Conference Programme, Film Programme and all the recipients for the WOMEX Awards for 2019, the organisers, Piranha Arts, with the anno …

WOMEX 18 Closes with New Perspectives and a Stronger Sense of Cultural Unity
Matti Mattila
WOMEX 18 Closes with New Perspectives and a Stronger Sense of Cultural Unity

Berlin, Berlin, Germany -The 24th edition of WOMEX, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, 24–28 October 2018, successfully wrapped up yesterday with new perspectives and a stronger sense of cultural unity. The closing ceremony celebrations concluded with a mesmerising per …

Not Only Music, Culture and People but New Regions and Countries Come Together at WOMEX 18
Not Only Music, Culture and People but New Regions and Countries Come Together at WOMEX 18

Berlin, Berlin, Germany -The 24th edition of WOMEX, the World Music Expo - yet again the most international music meeting - will be closing its trade fair and conference programme doors at the INFECAR this evening, while the showcase festival at Auditorio Alfred …

WOMEX Opens Call for Showcase, Conference and Film Proposals
WOMEX Opens Call for Showcase, Conference and Film Proposals

WOMEX is launching its annual call for programme proposals, inviting the finest artists, speakers and filmmakers from around the globe to become part of the foremost event in the world music industry calendar - WOMEX 13 in Cardiff, Wales, U …

First Atlantic Music Expo in Praia, Cape Verde, 8-10 April 2013
David Trainer
First Atlantic Music Expo in Praia, Cape Verde, 8-10 April 2013

Praia, Praia, Cabo Verde -The 6th edition of Porto Musical in tropical Recife, Brazil, just ended after 4 days and nights filled with fruitful encounters and a thrilling festival experience in downtown Recife - and the WOMEX team is already working 24/7 on a new …

UK & Ireland Unite to Seek Broader World Horizons for their Music
UK & Ireland Unite to Seek Broader World Horizons for their Music

With WOMEX - the most international of all music networking events worldwide - moving to Cardiff, Wales, UK, in October this year, the WOMEX team is attending Celtic Connections / Showcase Scotland in Glasgow this week, to check out some UK …

First WOMEX Edition in Southeastern Europe: A Feast of Global Sounds
First WOMEX Edition in Southeastern Europe: A Feast of Global Sounds

Saturday, 20 October 2012, Thessaloniki, Greece -- The eighteenth edition of WOMEX – the world music expo – is ending on Sunday, 21 October in Thessaloniki, Greece, after five full days and nights of global industry networking, thought- pro …

WOMEX Announces 2013 Host City Shortlist

WOMEX MEDIAupdate #27, 1 December 2010 WOMEX - the world music expo - proudly announces the three European cities which are shortlisted as potential WOMEX host cities for 2013. The “WOMEX 13 Official Host City Candidates” are: - Cardiff ( …

African Music Academy Receives Award From Roskilde Festival

Roskilde Festival World Music Award worth 30,000 euro goes to a project in Zanzibar. 14th October 2010 — Roskilde Festival World Music Award goes to the music academy The Dhow Countries Music Academy in Zanzibar. The project receives the a …

WOMEX 2010, Womeximizer CD Launch

The World’s Biggest World Music Expo, Womex 2010 will be held on Oct. 27-31 in Copenhagen, Denmark 29 September 2010 — It’s an all-day, all-night dance and listening party, where old hands and grand dames share space with wild newcomers. I …