At an event held in the Norwegian Embassy in Berlin this week, TFF Rudolstadt, one of Europe’s biggest roots/folk/world music festivals, announced the featured artists of the festival’s 2015 Norwegian Focus.
In July, Rebekka Bakken, Eplemøya Songlag, Gjermund Larsen Trio, Åsne Valland Nordli, Sigbjørn Apeland& Trygve Seim, Trollmusikken, Hallvard T. Bjørgum, Spellemannslag Småviltlaget, Valkyrien Allstars, Vassvik and Nils Petter Molvær meet Sly & Robbie, will all take centre stage in Rudolstadt as they play key performances at the major festival.
TFF Rudolstadt is Germany’s biggest roots, folk and world music festival and one of the largest and most important European festivals of its kind with 70000-90000 visitors each year. The festival takes place in the Thuringian city of Rudolstadt during first weekend in July, with more than 100 bands from all over the world, playing app 250 performances on more than 20 scenes. For the 25th anniversary of the festival, Norwegian folk music and dance has been selected as a special focus at the key festival.