Mouth Harp Festivals - Calendar 2020

24-26 January Klangen før fela 2020, NO
1-2 February Parmupillifestival, EST
8-10 May Gjovik Music Week, NO – canceled
May La Fete de la Guimbarde, FR (tbc)
25-27 June North American Jaw Harp Festival, USA
Juny Marranzano World Fest, I (tbc)
24-25 July Le Reve de l´Aborigene, FR
6-9 August Ancient Trance Festival, D
August Krutushka Festival, RU (tbc)
September Norwegian Jew´s Harp Festival, NO (tbc)
December Global Vibes Festival, HU (tbc)

The Mouth Harp Festival Calendar 2020 will be updated regularly.

January 2020

24.-26. January Klangen før fela 2020, NO

Klangen før fela takes place in Oslo. You´ll find workshops for beginners and advanced mouth harp (munnharpe) players teached by Tom Willy Rustad and Bernhard Folkestad et al. Further more the festival offers workshops in joik and kveding singing, playing the Bukkehorn, the seljefløyte flute and the zither langeleik. You´ll also meet the jaw harp blacksmith Simen Roheim Iversen. For more information and registration please visite the festivals website Klangen før fela.

February 2020

1.-2. February Parmupillifestival, EST

Parmupilli is the estonian word for jaw harp. At the Parmupillifestival in Tallin you have the chance to meet up with Estonian jaw harp players like Cätlin Mägi, Juhan Suits, Katariin Raska and blacksmith Priit Moppel. The festival offers lectures, workshops, concerts and an exhibition of estonian mouth harps. More information are published on the Facebookpage of the Parmupillifestival.


June 2020

25.-27. June North American Jaw Harp Festival, USA

The North American Jaw Harp Festival 2020 will be held in Cottage Grove, Oregon just like last year. More detailed information will be announces during the year on the festivals facebook-page.