Folk Alliance goes Scandinavian!

Welcome to the first international Folk Alliance outside America and Australia.
We are proud to present Nordic Folk Alliance at Waterfront Hotel in Gothenburg April 10 -12 2019.
A meeting place for musicians, music business and lovers of Folk Music and Global Roots.

Nordic Folk Alliance is a showcase Conference and a meeting place for musicians and music business in the genre of Folk and Global Roots. We have a focus on the music from the Nordic countries but are welcoming people and musicians from all over the world.

The conference will be set inside and around the Waterfront Hotel in Gothenburg. Beautifully situated near the water in the centre of the city.

Nordic Folk Alliance is a part of the international family of Folk Alliance International, the biggest meeting-place in North America for folk music.
We are also representing the Nordic Countries in the main Folk Alliance festival every February.
2019 it will be in Montreal.

Nordic Folk Alliance
There will be two bigger venues for official showcases and five smaller ones for private showcases. During the day there will be speed meetings, mentorship meetings and seminars for musicians and delegates.

During the night there will be showcases where we also will open up for an audience of music-lovers.


Official Showcase

Phønix, Denmark

En:1, Denmark



Johanna Juhola Trio, Finland

Vildá, Finland

Camilla Hole Trio, Norway

Louien, Norway

Fru Skagerrak Swe/NO/DEN

Folk Avant SWE/FIN

Joshua Burnside, UK

This Frontier Needs Heroes USA

Late Night Sessions

Alligator Gumbo Swe

Kardemimmit Fin

Millpond Moon No

Jaerv Swe

Päivi Hirvonen Fin

Mirja Palo Swe

Bäckafall Swe

Christa Wolf DK

Love on drugs Swe

Henrik Cederblom: Zobop! Swe

Aske Jacoby DK

Eli Gauden No

Dimpker Brothers Swe

Fränder Swe

Our Man in the field UK

Vassvik No

Fränder Swe

Sara Ajnakk Swe

It will be possible to buy a limited numbers of audience tickets for the evening and night concerts only. The ticket sales will open in March.
Nordic Folk Alliance is operated by Live at Heart festival, Sweden
Folk Alliance International’s mission is to serve, strengthen, and engage the global folk music community through preservation, presentation, and promotion.