Thursday, 21. February 2019

WOMEX 19 in Finland: Apply now for the showcase festival!

The world’s biggest trade fair for World music WOMEX is taking place from 23 to 27 October in Tampere, Finland.

As every year, the Swiss music professionals will present themselves at the Swiss umbrella stand SWISS MUSIC, powered by FONDATION SUISA and Pro Helvetia. What is more, WOMEX is also
one of the most important springboards to an international career for artists from the field of World music. The latter includes - in the Swiss context - both locally produced music with foreign roots and traditional or new Swiss folk music.


The application deadline for one the around 50 WOMEX-showcase slots is running out on 22 March 2019. Please find the application form as well as other information on


For questions concerning WOMEX please contact
Marcel Kaufmann, FONDATION SUISA
project manager Swiss WOMEX presence
+41 21 614 32 75,



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