Guide to World Music in Russia

Comprehensive information on the Russian world music industry

Daryana Antipova

Chaired by Daryana Antipova (Russia), Vedan Kolod

During WOMEX there were many questions regarding Russian festivals, agencies and how artists from outside of Russia might make their way into the Russian world music market. During this session we look at the information artists, agents, and managers’ need in order to work within this market, including festivals, touring routes, leading world music groups, non-profit and governmental awards, world music radio programmes and world music labels.