Oslo World Music Festival will in 2016 enter its 23rd year, and is scheduled to run from November 1st — 6th. During these six days you will find more than300 artists from all parts of the world performing at over 18 different venues in Oslo. The entertainment will range from flamenco, soul and fado to electronica, hip hop and desert blues.
The festival will also this year include other art forms that strengthen the festival profile, such as exhibitions, seminars, workshops, and interdisciplinary artistic expressions. The festival will continue its commitment to projects dedicated for, and with youth, and strengthen Children’s World Days and concerts suitable for families. The festival has for several years organized festivals at asylum centers in Oslo (called “VårtNabolag”) and is co-producer of Beirut & Beyond International Music Festival in Libanon.