Mehmet Dede

talent buyer, tour producer


Mehmet DEDE is talent buyer for Drom, "NY’s
premiere venue for world music" (Wall St. Journal). He
also produces US tours for export offices (France,
Hungary, Turkey) including three recent tours for
Romania’s Fanfare Ciocarlia. He is founder and curator of
the NY Gypsy Festival, now in its 10th year.

Dede is also Adjunct Professor at the Clive Davis Institute of Recorded Music at New York University.


participating in

  • WOMEX 2015
  • WOMEX 2014
  • WOMEX 2012
  • WOMEX 2011