Ethno Port Poznan Festival 2014

when: 12.06.2014 - 15.06.2014
where: Zamek Culture Centre

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buy tickets on-line:

passes: 
3 day pass (13-15.06) – 100 PLN
4 day pass (12-15.06) – 120 PLN
1 day ticket (Friday 13.06) – 60 PLN
1 day ticket  (Saturday 14.06) – 70 PLN
1 day ticket (Sunday 15.06) – 60 PLN

tickets for concerts:
Dhafer Youssef – 40 PLN / Pekko Käppi – 20 PLN / Ganesh-Kumaresh – 30 PLN / Jambinai – 30 PLN / Transkapela – 20 PLN / Söndörgő – 20 PLN / Taksim Trio – 30 PLN / Charming Hostess – 30 PLN / Karolina Cicha & Bart Pałyga – 20 PLN / Renata Rosa – 30 PLN / Hossein Alizadeh & Pejman Hadadi – 30 PLN 

free admission:
Dom Tańca Poznań / Fanfare Ciocărlia / Les Tambours de Brazza / Trebunie Tutki & Twinkle Brothers

Children under 10 years old free admission with care of adults with ticket.

attention! pool of passes and daily tickets is limited!

Ethno Port Poznan Festival 2014

7th edition of the festival will be held from 12 to 15 June 2014 at Zamek Culture Centre.

The three festival stages will see performances by fifteen artists and groups who represent diverse, sometimes very remote cultures. The Festival, this genuine celebration of music, will begin with a concert of an outstanding composer, vocalist and instrumentalist, Dhafer Youssef. On the first day, you are also welcome to partake in the joy of music and dance in the Castle Courtyard courtesy of Dom Tańca Poznań.

The following days will bring a true mosaic of musical traditions. There will be artists from Finland, Romania, India, Korea, Hungary, Congo, Turkey, USA, Jamaica, Brasil and Iran. Each day will aslo a feature a performance by artists from the Polish scene of world music.

The invited artists do not differ only in terms of country or origins but also in the manner of approaching traditional material from which their music springs. Each and every one of them has their own way of rendering source material on stage: from meticulous reconstruction of the historical sounds to free and unconstrained use of the potential inherent in their harmonies and rhythms. The diversity of approach is also evident in the choice of the “tools”: traditional instruments go side by side with electric guitars and state-of-the-art electronics. Apart from the giving the audience an opportunity to get to know the “Other”, showing that creative freedom manifested in the artists’ choice is one of the major tasks we seek to accomplish when developing the programme of successive editions of the Festival.

Besides concerts, which are Ethno Port’s core events, the audience may attend the accompanying events: meetings and film screenings (as part of the Ethno Dossier project, prepared by AMU’s Institute of Ethnology and Cultural Anthropology), music workshops and special activities for children.

The Festival will once again transform the space in the very heart of Poznań: throughout the week, the car park in front of the castle will become a green meadow, showing how little is needed to change our surroundings into a friendly space.

 Pekko Kappi

 

 

 

 Instytutu Etnologii i Antropologii Kulturowej UAM

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ETHNO PORT POZNAN 2014 - opening concert: Dhafer Youssef (Tunisia)

12.06.2014  

A Tunisian virtuoso of oud, composer and singer, Youssef was born in 1967 in Teboulba, a small fishing village. His family, albeit not wealthy, was rich in musical traditions, boasting generations of

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ETHNO PORT POZNAŃ 2014 - concert - dance party with Dom Tańca Poznan (Poland)

12.06.2014  

Poznański Dom Tańca gathers musicians who explore the most interesting and the most archaic forms of dance and traditional music, instruments and performing practices.

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ETHNO PORT POZNAN 2014 - Karolina Cicha & Bart Pałyga „In many a tongue” (Poland)

13.06.2014  

Two brilliant multi-instrumentalists, Karolina Cicha i Bart Pałyga, join their forces in a joint project entitled “In many a tongue”, which received the Grand Prix at the 16th “Nowa...

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ETHNO PORT POZNAN 2014 - Fanfare Ciocărlia (Romania)

13.06.2014  

Translation of the band’s name offers a surprise: Fanfara Ciocarlia stands for Lark’s Song. It is even more surprising when one listens to the fastest, most efficient and funkiest brass band of...

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ETHNO PORT POZNAN 2014 - Ganesh-Kumaresh (India)

13.06.2014  

Brothers Ganesh-Kumaresh come from Tamil Nadu, the Land of the Tamils, a southernmost state of India. They are among the most important performers and composers of the Carnatic music – the...

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ETHNO PORT POZNAN 2014 - Jambinai (Korea)

13.06.2014  

The band creates their own new genre, where post-rock and avant-garde, electric guitars and electronics meets the sound of traditional Korean instruments.

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ETHNO PORT POZNAN 2014 - Transkapela (Poland)

14.06.2014  

The music of Transkapela is an encounter of two worlds. The first is a universe of symbols, old beliefs and the extraordinary music of the Carpathians.

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ETHNO PORT POZNAN 2014 - Söndörgő (Hungary)

14.06.2014  

The group was founded in 1995 in Szentendre. Unlike most bands playing Balkan music, Söndörgő does not rely on brass instruments, opting for tamburitza instead.

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ETHNO PORT POZNAN 2014 - Les Tambours de Brazza (Republic of Congo)

14.06.2014  

Les Tambours de Brazza of Congo, created in 1991 by the drummer and songwriter Emile Biayenda, blend tradition and modernity. The musicians play the ancient Ngoma drums as well as on contemporary drum

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ETHNO PORT POZNAN 2014 - Taksim Trio (Turkey)

14.06.2014  

For centuries, Istanbul has been a point where the cultures of East and West would meet. The name of the band, who draw on the incredibly abundant tradition of the city, comes from one of the busiest,

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ETHNO PORT POZNAN 2014 - Charming Hostess (USA)

14.06.2014  

Charming Hostess was established by Jewlia Eisenberg, an artist who spent their formative years to the backdrop of traditional and revolutionary soundtrack of a Brooklyn commune. Her work celebrates t

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ETHNO PORT POZNAN 2014 - Pekko Käppi & K:H:H:L (Finland)

15.06.2014  

Pekko Käppi is a visionary composer of the Finnish neo-folk scene as well as a singer and player of jouhikko – an Old Finnish bow lyre.

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ETHNO PORT POZNAN 2014 - Hossein Alizadeh & Pejman Hadadi (Iran)

15.06.2014  

Hossein Alizadeh is one of the most important figures in contemporary Persian music. During Ethno Port Poznań, Alizadeh will appear with Pejman Hadadi, an Iranian percussionist renown and much...

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ETHNO PORT POZNAN 2014 - Trebunie Tutki & Twinkle Brothers „Songs of Glory” (Poland/Jamajca)

15.06.2014  

After the two decades which have elapsed from the first revolutionary recordings of Trebunie Tutki & Twinkle Brothers, the time has come for a new joint project, entitled Songs of Glory/ Pieśni...

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ETHNO PORT POZNAŃ 2014 - Renata Rosa (Brasil)

15.06.2014  

Renata Rosa is one of the most distinctive and characteristic figures among Brazilian artists of the young generation. In her work, she draws on the traditional rhythms of the states Alagoas and Perna

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PROMOTER: 
Zamek Culture Centre

 

Andrzej Maszewski, festival director
a.maszewski(at)ethnoport.pl

 

 

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