World of Tango Festival is an international cross-cultural tango festival, which is held annually in September in the city of Tampere in Finland. The festival is designed to recall the roots and starting points of tango art, as well as to create space for the new expressions of other types of urban folk music, such as chanson, jazz, fado and flamenco.
The seventh World of Tango Festival 2013 starts in the beginning of September with exhibitions of art. The exhibition programme includes varied and interesting works in art galleries, cafes and restaurants around down town area of Tampere. Music programme will be launched on 6th of September in the idyllic cafés and restaurants in the city center. The pre-programme allures you towards the main programme which will be heard on 13th-15th of September at Pakkahuone Concert Hall, Restaurant Klubi and Culture House Telakka. The festival offers a chance to enjoy dance courses, movies, wine tastings, lectures on tango and poetry performances in addition to the music and art exhibitions.
The festival programme will be released on 1st of August 2013.
I wish you all warmly welcome
to the seventh World of Tango Festival!
Simón Riestra Aedo