In-Folks in II Encounter of Celtiberic and Folk Festival Programmers
Today, 23rd June
in the II Encounter of Celtiberic and Folk Programmers
, taking place at Poborina Folk Festival
, in Teruel, Spain, Juan Ramón Campos, Project Manager at PédeXumbo
and Executive Programme Coordinator at Festival Andanças
, in Portugal, will give a Skype talk, about In-Folks project, part of the panel on Associations and Folk Festival Networks.
IN-Folks takes part in EXIBIN-Folks
was represented at EXIB
(Exhibition of Iberoamerican Music), which took place, this year, in the historical city of Évora, where PédeXumbo
, the association behind IN-Folks
, has its headquarters. In the beautiful Manuelino style Palace of D. Manuel, IN-Folks
team welcomed those who came to the stand, and took the chance to informally introduce and promote the network's objectives and ideas. Juan Ramon Campos, the coordinator, also joined the II Encounter of Festivals of Ibero-american music
, an encounter directed to attract festivals from all over the world, with the aim to promote Ibero-American Music (Latin America, Portugal and Spain). It was, overall, a very positive few days for IN-Folks,
that brought new contacts,
new ideias and new projects. More news soon.
Ethno Portugal 2016: Applications open to all musicians and dancers
The applications for Ethno Portugal 2016
are open from the 1st February to the 31st May
. Folk musicians and dancers from around the world can join the biggest artists-in-residence in Portugal! Ethno Portugal
takes place in Castelo de Vide
, from 22nd July to 1st August. More info here
IN-Folks will be in the World Music Expo - Womex, Budapest
International Networking of Folk Festival will take part in the next edition of Womex
to exchange experiences with other festivals.
IN-Folks at "Fira Mediterrànea de Manresa"
In-Folks was invited to participate in the next edition of Fira Mediterrànea de Manresa (Catalonia), to present and discuss the activity plan for 2016.
IN-Folks took part in the "EXIB Música" - Bilbao - Spain
IN-Folks was in the first Meeting of "Festivals for the Iberoamerican Music" exchanging experiences between artistic directors and programers.