Gwangju World Music Festival

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World Music Festival in 'City of Light' - Gwangju

Gwangju World Music Festival(GJWMF), since its beginning in 2010, has become one of the most catalytic world music events in Korea, annually attracting a great number of world music lovers to Gwangju, famous for its rich art and culture, and also cuisine.
GJWMF doe not only present emerging and established artists from around the world and from its own backyard but also promotes international collaboration between Korean musicians and international artists to strengthen its function as artistic exchange platform. GJWMF, organized by Asia Culture Complex(ACC), one of the largest arts and culture centers in Asia, and sponsored by Ministry of culture, sports and tourism of Korea, invites 20 to 30 music groups from all over the world between late August and early September each year.