20 August 2020

A graduate of Prof. Kravtsov talks about the accordion and keyboard system invented by the dean

Vitaly Ermachkov is a graduate of St. Petersburg State University of Culture and Arts (Russia), winner of a golden medal, the title of "World Champion of Folklore in 2015" in the category "Folklore…
14 August 2020

Do you want to be the 2020 World Folklore Champion? It's not too late to make your dream come true, as the deadline for participation in the online edition of "World Folk" has been extended

The dates of the online edition of World Championship of Folklore "World Folk" 2020 have been changed. The large-scale forum will take place in the period 15 - 24 September 2020, giving the…
4 August 2020

National ensemble "Romiosni" performed a historical Greek story, which presented not only their country but also the folklore of other nationalities

The National dance ensemble "Romiosni" from Limassol (Cyprus) was nominated for the Grand Prix Golden "Orpheus" in the IX World Championship of Folklore "World folk" 2019. With a historical Greek…
31 July 2020

The deadline for submission of new applications for participation in the Online edition of the jubilee World Championship of Folklore "World Folk" 2020 is 14th of August

Until August 14, you can apply for participation and send videos of your performances to become part of the new online format of the World Championship of Folklore "World Folk" 2020. You can join…
24 July 2020

The songs, dances and instruments of Folklore group “A Yin” carry the spirit of Mongolian nationality

Folklore group “A Yin” (Hohhot, Inner Mongolia, China) was established in April 2009. The repertoire of singers, dancers and instrumentalists is authentic for China. The performances carry the…
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…