International Festival Guide | Songlines

International Festival Guide

With so many festivals taking place in every part of the world, the choice can be overwhelming. The Songlines International World Music Festival Guide(which is also published every year as an A5 guide and distributed free with the April issue of Songlines magazine) aims to provide you with some inspiration to explore music a bit further afield. As usual, it’s packed with a dazzling array of festivals – from small-scale affairs in remote locations to festivals that take over entire cities.  So, delve in – there’s undoubtedly a festival out there that matches your musical groove. Please email if you would like your world music festival listed.

Please refer to each festival’s website for announcements on how they’ve been affected by COVID-19


Wednesday, December 2, 2020 - Sunday, December 6, 2020

Les Rencontres Trans Musicales

Rennes, France

Thursday, December 3, 2020 - Saturday, December 5, 2020

Choro Jazz Festival

Fortaleza & Jericoacoara, Brazil

Tuesday, December 8, 2020 - Sunday, December 13, 2020

Choro Jazz Festival

Fortaleza & Jericoacoara, Brazil

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