The WOrld Music EXpo (WOMEX ) is the world's largest music fair for world, roots, ethnic, traditional music and folk. The international event will take place annually since 1994 (except 1996) in several major European cities. Every year about 300 exhibitors from over 80 countries, in 2000 trade visitors and 400 journalists. In addition to the exhibition there is a musical accompanying and conferences. In 2006, the founder Christoph Borkowsky Akbar from the management of the fair to the Americans Gerald Seligman.
The World Music Expo took place so far in the following cities:
Νächste venues are:
- 2013: Cardiff
- 2014: Santiago de Compostela