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Founded in 2003, globalFEST is one of the most dynamic global music platforms in North America, an acclaimed annual festival and catalytic non-profit organization for curators, artists, and the performing arts field.

globalFEST is supported by The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, the NYC Department of Cultural Affairs, and the National Endowment for the Arts. globalFEST is part of JanArtsNYC.org (NYC Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment).

Press Mentions

Read recent press about globalFEST, Wavelengths, and the second annual Tiny Desk Meets globalFEST:

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Press from GF 2021

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GF AWARDS

globalFEST presents a series of awards that celebrated those that excel in the small but crucial global music field in the USA, too often with little recognition.

Applications for the 2023 Awards are now open:

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