WOMEX is an international networking platform for the world music industry. The annual five-day event comprises a bustling Trade Fair, Showcase Festival, Conference, and Film programme, as well as festive Opening and Award ceremonies.
We Banjo 3 who showcased at Womex in 2013
WOMEX World Music Expo has fast become the most important international professional market for world music of every kind including folk, roots, ethnic and traditional music. This annual event attracts over 2,250 delegates from over 90 countries, including hundreds of concert and festival bookers, labels, publishers, distributors, managers and the world's media. Culture Ireland has led a delegation of musicians, agents and promoters to WOMEX since 2010, creating and supporting opportunities for Irish artists to build their international networks and generate tour bookings.