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I.G.F. GOLD STAR NOMINATED - GREECE, Verros N. Konstantinos

I.G.F. GOLD STAR NOMINATED - GREECE, Verros N. Konstantinos

Verros N. Konstantinos Social Activities   Member of the Board of the Municipal Enterprise for the Cultural and Social Growth of Serres (DEPKA). Member of the Culture Network of the Prefecture of Serres, representing the Municipal Enterprise for the Cultural and Social Growth of Serres. ...

I.G.F. GOLD STAR NOMINATED - CYPRUS, Michalis Terlikkas

I.G.F. GOLD STAR NOMINATED - CYPRUS, Michalis Terlikkas

Michalis Terlikkas  Ιnterpreter – researcher of Cypriot traditional music   Michalis Terlikkas was born in the currently occupied village of Kapouti near Morphou in 1955, where he lived until the 1974 Turkish Invasion. He graduated from the First Gymnasium of Morphou and then studied electronics in Athens (1976-80). Since the ...

I.G.F. GOLD STAR NOMINATED - SERBIA, Lakusic Djordje

I.G.F. GOLD STAR NOMINATED - SERBIA, Lakusic Djordje

Lakusic Djordje Leposavic Personal summary   A highly skilled economy professional with reach life and work experience, excellent communication skills, able to communicate to people from different social and national affiliations. Creative, conscientious and responsible. Recognized for high work and organizational skills during my work in e ...

I.G.F. GOLD STAR NOMINATED - ISRAEL, Marwan Tatour

I.G.F. GOLD STAR NOMINATED - ISRAEL, Marwan Tatour

Work Experience 1991 – Present Choreographer For Several Dabka Ensembles North Region  Choreographer for the ensemble of "Kana Galilee 2010 - 2017  Chorographer of the ensemble of "Nazareth representative ensemble" 2006-2009  Choreographer of the ensemble " Eilot village " 2012 - 2017  Choreographer of the ensemble " Jafra " tour ...

I.G.F. GOLD STAR NOMINATED - SPAIN, Xosé Lois Foxo Rivas

I.G.F. GOLD STAR NOMINATED - SPAIN, Xosé Lois Foxo Rivas

Xosé Lois Foxo Rivas was born in Romeor do Caurel (Lugo) on the 12th October, 1950. He studied Theology, Philosophy and Human Studies at Lugo’s Seminary, achieving a diploma in “Ecclesiastical Science”. While at the Seminary, he was a member of the “Schola Cantorum”, where he played the gaita (Galician bagpipe) ...

I.G.F. BOARD MEETING BETWEEN 1 AND 3 SEPTEMBER IN SWITZERLAND

I.G.F. BOARD MEETING BETWEEN 1 AND 3 SEPTEMBER IN SWITZERLAND

In 1 and 3 September 2017, in Switzerland will take place the meeting of the Executive Bureau of World Folklore Union – I.G.F. With this occasion, all members from the Executive Bureau are invited to participate to discuss all the activities that the World Folklore Union undertaken this year and that are going to run further. ...

"GOLD STARS" AND "WORLD FOLK STARS" BETWEEN 06 AND 11 AUGUST 2017, IN KOSOVO

During the month of August, in Kosovo, will take place the annual festivals GOLD STARS AND WORLD FOLK STARS. The festivals are held annually in a different country, this year the Vice-President of the I.G.F. Vladan Tesanovic will take this honour to organize in Kosovo this events. Regarding the idea for the organization of “Gold Stars&rdquo ...

I.G.F. FOLK CARAVANA, BETWEEN 15 AND 19 JUNE IN PORTUGAL AND SPAIN

I.G.F. FOLK CARAVANA, BETWEEN 15 AND 19 JUNE IN PORTUGAL AND SPAIN

The “IGF Caravan” 2017 event will be held this year in Portugal and Spain, between 15 and 19 June. This year, the responsible of organizing this event is the Vice-President of I.G.F., Jose Antonio Vinas. The official opening will take place in the town of Arnoia, next to the river Arnoia and in the vicinity of the Spa, in a natural enc ...

WORLD FOLKLORE UNION FOR THE FIRST TIME IN THE ROMANIAN PARLIAMENT

WORLD FOLKLORE UNION FOR THE FIRST TIME IN THE ROMANIAN PARLIAMENT

The Palace of the Romanian Parliament has hosted Tuesday,  May 9 2017 on the occasion of Europe Day a special event that will remain forever in the history of folk culture. The event was initiated by the President of the IGF Prof.Dr. Dorel Cosma and senator Ioan Simionca and supported by the Culture and Media comision of the Romanian Senate. ...

Terms of the Contest  of the 16th International Festival of Children’s Creation  “Golden Bee”

Terms of the Contest of the 16th International Festival of Children’s Creation “Golden Bee”

June 1- 4, 2017 Klimovishi (Mogilev region, Republic of Belarus) The contest is held in the framework of the 16th International Festival of Children’s Creation “Golden Bee” (hereinafter, the Festival). Individual artists and creative groups aged 9 to 16 (inclusive) may take part in the contest. The contest is held in two age categories ...