23 July 2020

The 4,000-year-old folk costume "xhubleta", worn by some of the performers from Ensemble "Shqiponja", is recognized and preserved by UNESCO

Emsemble “Shqiponja” (Tuzi, Montenegro) is winner of the golden medal in category “Folklore ensembles – authentic folklore” and the nomination for Grand Prix in the frames of VIII World Championship…
22 July 2020

Take part in the first online edition of the World Championship of Folklore “World folk” 2020

The European Association of Folklore Festivals celebrates the jubilee X edition of the World Championship of Folklore "World folk" 2020 both - with traditional edition of the forum and with the…
17 July 2020

The performers from Ensemble “Poligrodzianie” present the beauty of the Polish culture

The members of Ensemble “Poligrodzianie”, most of whom are students at the Poznan University of  Technology (Poznan, Poland), showed their love for singing, dancing and playing on the stages of…
14 July 2020

The Canadians with Irish roots from the Dance Group "Nouvelle Epoque" make unusual noises as they present their choreographies

Dance group "Nouvelle Epoque" from Quebec (Canada) won the gold medal in the category "Folklore dance groups - modern choreography" and won the nomination for the Grand Prix of the VIII World…
3 July 2020

The role of the horsehair fan (deibiir) in Yakut dances

Female dance group "Alagar Dalbardara" at the Cultural Fund "Northern Rainbow" (Chyappara, Republic of Sakha, Yakutia, Russia) took part in the IX World Championship of Folklore "World Folk" in…
23 June 2020

The performers from Folklore Studio "Arlekino" present a different form of traditional folk art, called folk circus

Winner of the gold medal in the category "Folk dance groups - modern choreography, children" and the nomination for the Grand Prix at the VIII World Championship of Folklore "World folk" 2018 is…
8 June 2020

See how music and dance create friendships and unite people

The meeting of nations within the IX World Championship of Folklore "World folk" 2019 was held under the slogan "Friends in diversity". On August 25, 2019 was held the first exchange of singing,…
26 May 2020

Happy eyes, beautiful traditional costumes and impressive choreographies showed by Folk dance group "Pastalnieki" - Latvia

Folklore dance group "Pastalnieki" at the NGO "Pastalnieki" - Jekabpils, Latvia is winner of Golden medal, the title "World champion of folklore 2017" in "Group for folklore dances, processed…
21 May 2020

The universal music scales of "kolintang" instrument

Music instrument Kolintang comes from Minahasa, the island of Sulawesi, Eastern Indonesia. The musical percussion instrument is made of light but solid local wood, whose fibrous construction forms…
18 May 2020

Ensemble for folklore dances "Velchinetsenii" has shown the beauty of Moldovian folklore art

Ensemble for folklore dances "Velchinetsenii" at House of culture - Velchinets, Moldova presented the beauty of Moldovian folklore art and national values at the stages of World Championship of…