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San Giovanni Rotondo

San Giovanni Rotondo

      The General Assembly of the I.G.F. World Folklore Union was summoned in San Giovanni Rotondo, Italy. The meeting host was F.I.T.P. (the Italian Federation of Popular Traditions) under the baton of I.G.F.’s vice-chairman, Benito Ripoli. Putting on such a major meeting was no easy task, therefore on behalf of I.G.F. its ...

PROGRAMMA OSCAR E WORLD FOLKLOR STARS

PROGRAMMA OSCAR E WORLD FOLKLOR STARS

Domenica 03-08-2014In mattinata arrivo ospiti IGFOre 11,00 Pronao CSS e P.zza Santa Maria delle Grazie Spettacolo per gli ammalati Ore 15,00 Sede Mondiale del Folklore Board IGFOre 19,30 Piazza De Mattias Inaugurazione Sede Mondiale del FolkloreOre 20,00 Inaugurazione Mostra artigianato Ore 21,30 Piazza De Mattias Concerto di Tarante-T ...

OSCAR Folklore Awards 2014

OSCAR Folklore Awards 2014

OSCAR 2014 / SAN GIOVANNI ROTONDO ITALIA  Ms. Julia Budikina - Russia . Ms. Emilia Bubulac - Romania Ms. Jarmila Mrnustikova - Czech republic . Mr. Franco Megna - Italy . Mr. Johannes Smid Kunz - Switzerland . Mr. Miroslav Dudik - Slovakia ...

CONVOCATION

CONVOCATION

Bistrita, 09.07.2014                                     CONVOCATION     Dear friends,Between 3 and 5 August 2014 with the support of our colleagues from FITP It ...

IGF Folklore Caravan 2014

IGF Folklore Caravan 2014

             After Romania and Bulgaria the Caravan has made one stop in Croatia where our colleague Stephan Kovacevic — president of the Folklore Federation "Klas" has done his best to host all the artists. Our trip continues to Italy w ...

Official opening of the new IGF office in San Giovanni Rotondo.

Official opening of the new IGF office in San Giovanni Rotondo.

Dear friends,Between 3 and 5 August 2014 with the support of our colleagues from FITP Italy it will be organized in San Giovanni Rotondo, one IGF General Meeting whichwill follow the next program:1. Official opening of the new IGF office in San Giovanni Rotondo.2. Official opening of the IGF Folklore Museum. All our IGF colleagues are invited to do ...

IGF Folklore Caravan 2014

IGF Folklore Caravan 2014

International Folklore Union IGF has started the second edition of the Folklore Caravan 2014 in Bucharest at the Village’s Museum. In a wonderful environment together with Cultural Center Bistrita, artist singers from 10 countries have gather together into the village amphitheater found it in the middle of Bucharest. At the official opening ...

VILNIUS - May 2014

VILNIUS - May 2014

Between 16 and 18 May 2014, in Lithuania at Vilnius we had the first IGF meeting from this year through the amiability and the effort of our colleague BiruteAkelaitiene – member of IGF Board Council. She offers us great conditions of accommodation, meals and a place for the conference. We had the pleasure to assist to a wonderful ballet play ...

 IGF Folklore Cravan

IGF Folklore Cravan

Dear Colleagues,     I have the pleasure to announce you that between 12 and 30 June 2014 it will happen the second edition of the                   IGF Folklore Cravan   The organizers of this edition are the National Folklore Federations from: Ro ...

I.G.F. Continues Its Conspicuousness

I.G.F. Continues Its Conspicuousness

The International Union of European and Extra-European Folklore Associations, I.G.F., turns 65 years of existence as of this year (2014). Initiated by the National Folklore Federations of France and Italy, I.G.F. underwent important steps, being in a way a forerunner of the great European family. Our Union’s idea and goal are the co-operation ...