globalFEST’s flagship festival takes place every January and is North America’s most important world music industry event. It sells out in advance consistently each year, attracting over 1,500 music industry professionals, members of the press and music fans!
Wavelengths: Global Music Conference at APAP|NYC is the largest gathering of world music professionals in North America. Produced by globalFEST, the two-day world music forum is held at the Association for Performing Arts Professionals (APAP) conference in New York and is free and open to the public. The conference includes lively discussions and workshops on the latest issues in the world music field, and is geared towards all industry professionals including artists, agents, managers, presenters, press, and more.