gf logo
globalFEST Membership Drive
become a member
globalfest logo

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

artists headshot
Rokia Traoré
Mali
Martha Redbone
Martha Redbone
USA
DakhaBrakha
DakhaBrakha
Ukraine
Emel
Emel
Tunisia / France
Vox Sambou
Vox Sambou
Haiti / Canada
Sofia Rei
Sofia Rei
USA
See all current artists

Press from GF 2021

Read the review of globalFEST 2021 by Jon Pareles at The New York Times HERE

Learn more

Press from GF 2021

globalfest photograph

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. Nominations open until November 19!

Learn more

ARTISTS

PRESS

AWARDs