The Gala

Folk & Världsmusikgalan – the Gala – is a multifaceted annual meeting point for and with musicians, dancers, organisers, educators and managers that has been organised since 2010. With workshops, meetings, seminars and a tremendous gala concert we celebrate and high-light folk & world music.

In 2017, the Gala will focus on one or two main themes and Nordic networking and collaboration is one of them. The theme will be discussed in speeches, workshops and seminars 17th March – 18th March. With the aim to improve and inspire Nordic collaboration, Nordic Showcase will be held 16th – 17th March.

The Group behind the Folk & Världsmusikgalan is RFoD – the Swedish Folk music and Dance Association in collaboration with Eric Sahlström Institutet, Sveriges Spelmäns Riksförbund, Kulturens, Svenska Folkdansringen, Swedish Radio P2, Helsingborg City, Helsingborg Symphony Orchestra, Helsingborg Concert Hall and Dunkers Kulturhus.

For more information about the Gala and the Gala Concert:

Folk- och världsmusikgalan 2017 –  www.folkgalan.se