Telemark International Folk Music Festival (Telemarkfestivalen)

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Country and Region NorwayTelemark
Type of Festival Dance, Music
Location of Festival Bø i Telemark, Telemark, Norway
Festival Contact Information

Gullbringvegen 34
N-3800, Bø i Telemark
Phone: (47) 35-95-19-19
Mobile: (47) 94-84-81-20
Fax: (47) 35-95-35-46

Festival Description

This annual festival presents authentic folk music from various parts of the world—in which Norwegian folk musicians meet leading performers from abroad. On a solid base of Nordic and Norwegian folk traditions, the festival creates an enjoyable and intimate atmosphere, where traditional dance and music meet new and experimental expressions. The festival has become an important arena for the renewing of folk music. More than 20 concerts and performances are presented including various workshops and classes, exhibitions, dances and clubs.

Festival Dates July 21 - 24, 2011
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