About us 2017

The Nordic showcase is a part of the Folk & Världsmusikgala, and is organized by Västmanlandsmusiken and Musik i Syd in collaboration with the main organizers of the Folk & Världsmusikgala,  Nordic music export offices and Musikcentrum Sweden. 

Västmanlandsmusiken is seated in Västerås. Our mission is to provide and enable music and contemporary dance in our region. Our main departments is Länsmusiken, Västerås Sinfonietta and Västerås Concert Hall.

Music i Syd is a music institution in south Sweden (Skåne and Kronoberg regions) that aims to give people access to creative and live music experiences. Musik i Syd works in the region and  more frequently at three stages, Palladium in Malmö, Kristianstad Cultural Quarter and the Concert Hall in Växjö.

The main organizers of the Världsmusikgala is RFoD –  the Swedish Folk music and Dance Association, Sveriges Spelmäns Riksförbund, Svenska Folkdansringen, Eric Sahlström Institutet, Kulturens and Dunkers Kulturhus.

The Nordic Music Export Offices is the Nordic Music Industry export facilitator and promotional organisations. The Nordic Music Export Offices are Music Norway, World Music Denmark (World Music), Rosa Folk (Danish Folk Music), Music Finland, Iceland Music Export and Music Export Sweden.

Musikcentrum Sweden is promoting the independent Swedish Music and presenting a unique non-profit resource for festivals and promoters as well as being a tool for anyone aiming to build relations to Swedish music and musicians.

Dunkers kulturhus in Helsingborg is a place where people of all ages can explore their creativity through imagery, music and diverse media. It’s also the perfect place for a cup of coffee or a tasty lunch with a view over Öresund. Great experiences are always within reach at Dunkers kulturhus. Welcome to the Nordic Showcase in Dunkers Kulturhus.