Ethno India scholarships to go to Europe!

Ethno India announces the opening of scholarship applications for Indian musicians aged between 18 and 30, to participate in Ethno summer camps in Europe during the period June-August 2015. Download the application form, fill it in in FULL, and send it by the 28th of February to ethno.in@gmail.com. Results will be published in March. Good [...]

Ethno 2015: The Final Programming

Here all the dates for ETHNO 2015!!! We’re sure you want to go to one/two/three… of them! JOIN US & enjoy this experience based on intercultural learning, friendship, and exchange! At Ethno, young folk musicians meet to teach each other, by ear, traditional folk songs from their cultures. Through a combination of workshops, jam sessions, [...]

Ethno Australia 2014 is on the road

Since the 18th December 2014, 40 musicians are participating and bringing folk and traditional music all around the globe within the Ethno Australia project. Their performances at the Folk Festival opening ceremony and sessions at Bellingen have been a success! Ethno Australia is an open space for intercultural learning, friendship and exchange celebrated since December [...]

News from Ethno Portugal

Finally we have a new website of Ethno Portugal!! You can visit it to get info about the latest updates, and to register. Make sure to pass by! http://ethnoportugal.pedexumbo.com/en/   Last places to participate in the first Ethno Portugal!!! People from Australia, India, Cameroon, Jordan, France, Spain, Denmark, Germany, Belgium, Portugal… take place this summer [...]

Ethno Flanders: Registrations and Scolarships

You’ll be overwhelmed by music, taught by your new musical friends from all four corners of the world. Supported by a team of professional musicians you’ll prepare yourself in one week for some spectacular performances in the cities of Ghent, Ostend beach and at the famous Dranouter folk festival. So click here and apply now [...]

The second Ethno Bosnia-Herzegovina: Registrations Open!

Are you thinking about an Ethno tour around the Balkans? If yes, Bosnia-Herzegovina should be on your list! One week after Ethno Croatia, the second Ethno Bosnia-Herzegovina will take place in the beautiful and buzzing city of Tuzla, between 28th July and 3rd August 2014. The organizers spiced the program with yoga sessions, painting workshops [...]

Ethno Germany: Registrations Open!

What happens if you put a colourful bunch of 35 young folk musicians together in a wonderful German castle for a week? A serious amount of fun happens, a lot of friendships happen and most certainly beautiful music happens! In 2014 Ethno Germany returns to Castle Lichtenberg to give folk enthusiasts and newcomers alike the [...]

Ethno Croatia: Registrations Open!

Ethno Croatia will take place in the beautiful little village of Grožnjan, a JMI World Meeting Centre between 7 – 14 July. After a week of picturesque Grožnjan and time filled with workshops, rehearsals, dance evenings and jams, Ethno goes on tour from 14 July. There will be performances in Zagreb (the capital of Croatia), [...]

Ethno Sweden: Creating Chances

(© Photo: Peter Ahlbom) Pontus Eriksson is a 17 years-old young promising musician from Enköping, Sweden and one of the Ethno Sweden participants from 2013. In spite of his age, he realized a few things that other musicians had not even tried to. Pontus started to build his own guitar since he was 12 years-old [...]

Announcing The First Ethno Portugal!

Where and when? Ethno Portugal will take place this summer in Castelo de Vide between 24th of July and 3rd of August of 2015. You will have at your disposal several mentors who will propose arrangements and who will guide you whenever you need it. The artistic leaders will have experience in the field. What [...]

Ethno Cyprus: inspiration for new education

Nizar Al-Hmoud from Jordan; at 24 years of age, completed his studies in mechanical engineering. He participated at Ethno Cyprus for the first time in 2013, thanks to a scholarship he received and now, he is eager to discoverother Ethnos’ around the world: “I am very interested in each Ethno, as you will become aware of [...]

The Road to Ethno India: Suchet Malhotra

It was in 2003, a good ten years back that we first met Suchet at Ethno Flanders in Belgium. He was a participating musician. Since then he has been to Slovenia, The Czech Republic, Sweden, Denmark and back to Belgium where he has been engaged both as an artistic leader and volunteer in addition to [...]

Ethno Sweden Nominated at Two Swedish Folk Music Awards

The 5th Folk & World Music Gala of Sweden will take place in Umeå on the 21st of February. We’re proud to announce Ethno Sweden has received a nomination at the “Crossover Project of the Year” (Årets Tvärspel) category. On the same day but in Borlänge, the first ever Dalecarlia Music Awards will take place [...]

Ethnofonik: Maisie Greenwood’s Life and Musical Experience

The third Ethnofonik is about to happen in France so we thought we would find out how it was for Maisie Greenwood, a fiddle player who does nothing by halves, Ethno leader and former participant. She is originally from Wales (UK) and the Ethno story started for her in Falun, Sweden, the place where Ethno [...]

Ethno Australia: Summer in Winter

Ethno Australia is happening as we speak bringing together 30 fabulous musicians from across Australia and the world, including visiting artists from Croatia, Sweden, Vanuatu and the Solomon Islands collaborating over 10 amazing days. You can catch them at World By Night, BEMAC’s end of year concert in Raddacliffe Place at the top end of [...]