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  List of music festivals - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A music festival is a festival that presents a number of musical performances usually tied together through a theme or genre.
Music festivals may be subdivided by musical genre:
Beale Street Music Festival in Memphis, Tennessee; occurs in early May annually; multi-genre with emphasis on blues and rock
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Music_festivals   (289 words)

  
 Webindia123.com- Indian Music Festivals
Dover Lane Music Conference, one of the largest Indian Classical musical events is being held in Kolkata for the past five decades.
The festival has a participation of eminent musicians and is appreciated by music lovers across the country.
The festival nearing its 50th year of origin is an institution by itself with participation of eminent classical music artists from all over the Country.
www.webindia123.com /music/fest.htm   (1125 words)

  
 Music Festivals & Jams
Killaloe Music Festival - Killaloe Music Festival became one of the highlights of the Irish classical music calendar.
Festival de Música Antigua de Úbeda y Baeza - in Jaén; December 1 - 8, 2002; Renaissance, Baroque, and Gregorian music is performed at 16th- and 17th-century churches; in Spanish
KlezKanada - A Festival of Jewish/Yiddish Music and Culture The goal of this 4th edition is to bring together talented and creative artists, musicians and scholars and the interested public to experience the exhilaration and intellectual joy of this close encounter
www.partyguideonline.com /cultures/music/festivals.html   (2149 words)

  
 Music Festivals in the Canyonlands of Moab   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Each year musicians and music lovers alike, from across the country and around the world, travel to the Moab Music Festival to perform and to listen to musical masterpieces, old and new, set among some of nature's most spectacular landscape masterpieces...
As described in the New York Times, Festival musicians, instruments (including a grand piano) and 100 concertgoers are transported from Moab down the Colorado River by jet boat to a sculpted red rock grotto with perfect acoustics for a concert and reception with the artists.
There are music festivals and there are music festivals, but the Moab Music Festival is truly unique with its combination of splendid music, world-class artists and breathtaking scenery.
www.moabmusicfest.org   (335 words)

  
 Music Festivals, Performance Tours, Parades and Events: Gateway Music Festivals & Performance Tours
That profound thrill is multiplied when student groups share a musical experience in some of the richest historical venues and music events across the globe.
With 180 combined years of music, education and travel experience, our staff is able to deliver a standard of excellence that is unparalleled in the group tours industry.
Working with Gateway ensures that your music tour is well organized, conducted in first-class venues with appreciative audiences and customized to provide your group with lifelong memories.
www.musicfestivals.com   (494 words)

  
 IU Cook Music Library: Music Festivals   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
There are many ways to find out about music festivals in the United States and abroad.
Many teachers receive promotional material about festivals in the mail and would be happy to share these materials with you.
Some festivals and summer programs don't advertise in journals and aren't listed in reference books because they are too new, small, etc. However, many of these programs mail out promotional materials to schools and faculty.
www.music.indiana.edu /musicref/festival.htm   (209 words)

  
 Music Festivals index~ aMUSIClassical Directory
The Camden Haven Music Festival, which celebrates its 10th year from 13 to 20 March, has always had classical music as its centrepiece.
The Festival is in collaboration with the Comune di Stia.
The first International Festival of Classical Music was held in 1995 and the event is now conducted every two years.
www.geocities.com /musiclassical/fest.html   (574 words)

  
 Classical Music Festivals   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Llantilio Crossenny Festival of Music and Drama, held in South Wales.
Oulu Music Festival - a classical music festival in the Northern Finland.
The festival uniquely combines teaching by some of the finest musicians with the practical benefits for students of intense concert schedules.
homepages.ihug.co.nz /~ahart/music_festivals.html   (65 words)

  
 World Music Calendar --The Traveler's Guide to the World's Greatest Music, Performing Arts, and Theatre Events
Music in the hometown of the father of the blues.
The purpose of chamber music was to give life to room's like those at Newport, and chamber music is indeed the focus, although the musical selection runs the classical gamut.
Istanbul explores the music of France and its composers during the 28th season of its international festival, which is titled "Rendez-vous Avec la France." Tickets: $5 to $60.
www.digitaldiscounts.com /music.html   (3629 words)

  
 Welcome to American Music Festivals
The mission of American Music Festivals is to promote cultural exchange and create a greater awareness of American classical music.
AMF has sponsored several critically acclaimed Festivals of American music in the former Soviet Union, and has participated in orchestral concerts in the Chicago area which celebrate the city's ethnic diversity.
Hand in hand with fostering an awareness of American classical music is the need to showcase American artists, both young and old.
www.americanmusicfestivals.com   (178 words)

  
 Georgia Music Hall of Fame - Music Festivals in Georgia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Atlantis is a premier music event that brings together industry executives, musicians, students and music enthusiasts to be inspired, energized and educated in the business of music.
Now in its 21th year, the festival presents the finest in all styles of traditional folk music as well as local artisans and folk crafts.
AthFest's mission is to educate citizens and visitors about music and arts in general, and about Athens music and arts in particular.
www.gamusichall.com /statewide.html   (232 words)

  
 Alaska area Summer Folk Music Festivals
Festival includes a dance or performance by the guest band on Friday night, a full afternoon of performances by the guest band and others, a Saturday evening jam, and then a final performance by the guest band out in the country at the Dexter Roadhouse.
This is all carefully coordinated with Nome's long-standing Midnight Sun Festival events, which on Saturday include a beach run, a Polar Bear Swim in the Bering Sea and a parade, and on Sunday the Nome River Raft Race, featuring competitors on homemade rafts.
A list of western Canadian festivals can be found on the Dawson City Music Festival links page.
www.alaskafolkmusic.org /summfest.htm   (1313 words)

  
 Worldwide Internet Music Resources: Music Festivals
Holland Festival of Early Music - Utrecht '96
Icicle Creek Music Festival - Chamber Music Festival and Institute (Leavenworth, Washington)
This music resource list is offered as a service of the William and Gayle Cook Music Library, Indiana University.
www.music.indiana.edu /music_resources/festival.html   (296 words)

  
 Strawberry Music Festival
Photos and Set lists from the Fall 2005 festival are now available.
The 2005 Spring and Fall Strawberry Music Festivals are
Strawberry Music is collecting used guitar strings for Darryl Purpose and Kevin Deame's The Second Strings Project to support needy musicians throughout the world.
www.strawberrymusic.com   (169 words)

  
 NPR : A Brief Tour of Summer Music Festivals
The music begins June 14 next week, and highlights include a 90th birthday celebration for guitar innovator Les Paul, and tributes to singer Rosemary Clooney and bass player Jaco Pastorius.
Ojai Music Festival: Two conductors are stepping in to sub for music director Oliver Knussen, who underwent abdominal surgery.
But on the docket at the festival north of Los Angeles are world premieres by John Adams, Steve Reich and Bobby McFerrin, as well works by Lucas Foss and Igor Stravinsky.
www.npr.org /templates/story/story.php?storyId=4680676&sourceCode=RSS   (584 words)

  
 folkmusic dot org
We offer several free discussion lists dedicated to folk music, including the ten-year-old folkmusic listener list that has helped create the buzz about many excellent independent artists.
This list was founded nearly ten years ago (get ready for our birthday party!) and has led to spin-off lists like folkbiz, folkvenu, folkdj-l; All night song circles under the Big Orange Tarp; educational programing at various festivals, conferences, and song schools; The Folktrain transcontinental rail trip in Feb 2001; and more.
to increase the visibility and popularity of live music; to create and provide tools and support to help musicians hone their business, marketing, creative, and performance skills; and to create, expand, and enhance live performance opportunities.
www.folkmusic.org   (447 words)

  
 Pollstar -- The Concert Hotwire
In addition to its relocated event in Memphis, Voodoo Music Experience has a special concert lined up for relief workers in New Orleans.
A tour by Carly Simon is a rare thing and this one includes performances by her children, Ben and Sally Taylor.
The Strokes have announced South American festival dates for this fall and a new album to follow.
www.pollstar.com   (399 words)

  
 Heritage Festivals - Band Choir Orchestra Festivals
As a member of the WorldStrides family, we are able offer directors the opportunity to earn Professional Development Points (PDPs) for FREE during their music festival programs.
Heritage Festivals strives to promote excellence among choirs, bands, and orchestras by providing the best opportunity for learning through seeing, experiencing, and interacting with other student performers and top music professionals.
Committed to offering the ultimate music festival experience with adjudicated, national performance opportunities, Heritage Festivals has worked to be "your partner in music education" for 26 years.
www.heritagefestivals.com   (184 words)

  
 CNN.com - Images of two music festivals - Jun 23, 2005
Now in its fourth year, the Bonnaroo music festival in Manchester, Tennessee, attracted more than 80,000 music fans to its fields southeast of Nashville the weekend of June 10.
A lot of the artists collaborate with one another on stage throughout the festival, leaving fans and musicians alike in awe.
This festival tradition, known as the land grab, is taken very seriously and shows the crowd's dedication to the performers.
www.cnn.com /2005/SHOWBIZ/Music/06/22/bonnaroo.telluride/index.html   (609 words)

  
 Music Festivals   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
If you are considering a trip with your band students, a music festival is an excellent way to motivate your group.
There are numerous Music Festivals and performance opportunities in which your schools’ music department may participate.
The majority of Music Festivals are held in the months of April and May. There are a wide variety of destinations to choose from, the majority of these festivals are organized through Heritage Festivals and Classic Festivals.
www.atlantictours.com /educationaltours.cfm?ETID=4   (261 words)

  
 Chamber Music Holidays for 2006   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
The main theme is Chamber Music, opera, orchestral concerts, gourmet meals, sightseeing, gardens, museums, architecture, fine arts, off the beaten track places and are the attractive variations.
Prague Spring Festival is one of the most prestigeous in Europe.
A unique Chamber Music Festival with concerts by the great Czech Quartet, the Kocians, and friends including a piano trio, flautist and clarinettist.
www.chambermusicholidays.co.uk   (646 words)

  
 music festivals
Schlern Internationa Music Festival classical music festival (chamber music and solo performances and summer school) in Italian Alps
Elora Festival world music, folk, jazz, popular, chamber music, traditional choral music.
The Nederland Music and Arts Festival Outdoor music festival located in the mountains of Nederland, Colorado.
homoecumenicus.com /music_festivals.htm   (354 words)

  
 Music Performance Festivals and Tours from DC Festivals   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
DC Festivals provides educational student music festivals for bands, choirs, and orchestras.
Each year, our participating directors complete an evaluation of their festival experience, which we use as our guide to enhance the quality of our events.
As music educators, we understand that every group has its own set of goals and needs for their music festival experience.
dcfestivals.com   (275 words)

  
 south by southwest festivals + conferences
Music Festival applications accepted between September 1st and November 8, 2004 (International Deadline: October 29, 2004).
Even though the festival is over, the films of SXSW 2005 are just now making their way to general release.
Austinites (and others in the KLRU viewing area) have a chance to catch some of the notable flicks from Festivals past in SXSW Presents, a rerun of a local series which debuted in Fall 2004.
2005.sxsw.com   (1478 words)

  
 Alaska Folk Music Festivals
21-23 and 28-30, 2005 - Anchorage Folk Festival - is typically scheduled for the last two weekends of January - The AFF hotline is 907-566-2334 or you can try to contact Karl Wilhelmi at wilwhale@gci.net.
The festival will begin around noon and go till 11 pm with local talent.
Feb 26-29 2004 - Yukon Sourdough Rendezvous Festival - Whitehorse, YT - not exclusively music, but they do hire some entertainment (fiddle-children's & family) and all the bars and clubs hire bands and entertainment.
www.alaskafolkmusic.org /festival.htm   (716 words)

  
 Hawaii Music Festivals,Band Tours,Hawaii Choral Festivals,Hawaii Band Festivals,Parade Of Bands
Hawaii Music Festivals® tour company has been arranging tours for bands, orchestras and choirs to our lovely island state for over 20 years.
We offer festivals, parades, performance opportunities, concerts with local schools and music clinics.
Hawaii Music Festivals - Offering music festivals, music clinics, band exchanges, and performance opportunities in Hawaii for bands, orchestras and choirs.
hawaiimusicfestivals.com   (351 words)

  
 Minnesota Bluegrass and Old-Time Music Association
Our activities include three annual festivals plus numerous concerts, dances, jam sessions, workshops, and other events that keep people who love to play and listen to traditional acoustic music busy throughout the year and throughout the state of Minnesota.
Since the Minnesota Bluegrass and Old Time Music Association was founded in 1975, we have grown to over 1100 active members.
Please join MBOTMA to support traditional acoustic music in our region and to receive Inside Bluegrass every month with a complete calendar of events and articles about our music.
www.minnesotabluegrass.org   (179 words)

  
 Music Festivals   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Folk music festival and folk club information, held annually in July.
Week-long classical music festival in the Scottish highlands, with international and local performers, held every year at the end of May
Embraces musical and artistic events, including the Reigate Summer Music festival and The English Arts Chorale.
theundergroundscene.co.uk /components/music_catorgories/festivals.asp   (144 words)

  
 This is Whitby Musicport - world, music, festival, uk, festivals, england, jazz, blues, acoustic, world music festival, ...
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Whitby Musicport is a not for profit community organisation offering a World Music Festival (during October), a concert programme at The Compass Club, a Fair Trade outlet at The Port Hole, and a workshop/education programme.
Tickets returned in advance of the Festival will be refunded (less an administration charge).
www.whitbymusicport.com   (399 words)

  
 south by southwest festivals + conferences
The SXSW Music Conference presents four day of discussions, panels, speeches, interviews, workshops, mentor sessions, and peer meetings, designed to keep professionals current on important topics, to educate newcomers to the details of the business of music, and to serve as an international meeting place where valuable relationships are cemented.
Many more prominent artists and business legends will be announced soon, keep checking the SXSW Music Conference section for additional details.
The SXSW Film sifts through thousands of entries each year to select the features, shorts and music videos to be screened at the Festival.
2006.sxsw.com   (1525 words)

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