Applications for Ethno Portugal 2024, from March 1st to April 30th

Ethno Portugal 2024 August 1st to 12th Arraiolos, Alentejo, Portugal Applications for Ethno Portugal 2024 open on March 1. Young musicians up to the age of 30 can apply for this residency until April 30! In 2024, Ethno Portugal returns to the beautiful town of Arraiolos, from August 1 to 12. No matter what your level of musicianship or background, what counts at Ethno is that you are open and willing to learn and share your experience with musicians from all over the world. Registration form  We're waiting for you!

Ethno Portugal 2023, a film by Carolina Frazão

Call for the Ethno PT'23 are closed

The 9th edition of Ethno Portugal will once again be a year of diversity! 14 nationalities confirmed (Portugal, Germany, France, Denmark, Brazil, Nueva Zelanda, Belgium, Algeria, Korea, Ukraine, Israel, Italy, Turkey and India). The participants will be part of the Orquestra Ethno Portugal, in what is the largest artistic residency of young musicians in Portugal. For 10 days, from 4 August until 14 August, in the friendly village of Arraiolos, these young musicians will learn the repertoire of each country with which they will make a show that will be on tour and will make concerts in Arraiolos, Fundão and Vila Cova de Alva.

Calls for Ethno Portugal 2023 now open!

Ethno Portugal 2023 August 4th to 14th Arraiolos, Alentejo, Portugal Applications are open until May 31st! Ethno Portugal is back! No matter your level of musicianship or path, what counts at Ethno is that you are open and willing to learn from and share with musicians from all over the world.  We are ready. Are you? Application form here.

Ethno Portugal on stage in Évora, Vimieiro and Plasencia!

Ethno Portugal 2022 is about to begin and their stage performances are already scheduled! Save the dates: July 15th in Plasencia (Spain), at 10 pm, in Parque de la Isla, with free admission.  July 16th at Vimieiro, at 9 pm, at Praça Dr. Teófilo Salvado (free entry). And on July 17 at 9 pm at Sociedade Harmonia Eborense, in Évora. The concerts program is still subject to change.

Attention to all young portuguese musicians: Ethno Mobility 2020 now calling!

Applications for Ethno Mobility 2022 program are now open. Young Portuguese musicians between 16 and 30 years old who are interested in participating in this program can now do so by filling out this online form. Algeria, Australia, Brazil, Belgium, Cyprus, Denmark, Estonia and Finland, are just a few of the countries that are hosting this program. Ethno Mobility ensures travel costs, visas and participation fees for those selected. More information here.