Call for participants - CANADIAN DELEGATION at Folk Alliance & Babel Med 2017

From Mundial Montréal


FOLK ALLIANCE INTERNATIONAL (Feb 15-19, 2017 in Kansas City)

Mundial Montreal will be at the Folk Alliance International as part of the Word Music De Chez Nouscollective initiative, in collaboration with Folquébec. 

FAI is about a lot more than just folk! Blues, Global Roots, Indigenous and Traditional are the four themed stages of this year’s conference. We are proud to see 11 Mundial alumni selected to showcase (amongst many other Canadians): Iskwé, Saltarello, Elage Diouf, Cécile Doo-Kingué, Mélisande [électrotrad], Digging Roots, Alysha Brilla, Lemon Bucket Orkestra, Las Cafeteras, Kobo Town, Anne Janelle.

BABEL MED MUSIC (MARCH 16-18, 2017 in Marseille France)

Mundial Montreal will be going back to the sunny South of France to attend the 13th edition of Babel Med Music, which is often described as a smaller Mediterranean version of WOMEX, leading a delegation of Canadian professionals as part of the Word Music De Chez Nous collective initiative, in collaboration with Folquébec. 

It is such a pleasant conference to experience, in the heart of the charming “Phocaean city”, Marseille, home to marquee Dock des Suds venue, refreshing anis flavoured Pastis, delicious Bouillabaisse & friendly vibe! 

Note, Babel Med does NOT mean language barriers (simultaneous translation, bilingual program/website, international business conducted in English)!

View the full Call for Participants here.