Womex (for World Music Expo) is one of the biggest professional events about World music. It takes place this year in Porto, Portugal, during 5 days, from 27 to 31 October. More than 260 artists will attend the event among the more than 2500 professionals from all over the world (labels, producers, governmental institutions...). This melting pot offer an unique musical diversity. Each year, Womex is an unmissable event whith a trade show, conferences, movies and showcases.
This year, Womex's official selection includes Naïssam Jalal and her quintet Rhythms of Resistance! They will perform their latest album "Un Autre Monde", released last February, on October 28 in Teatro Rivoli at 9:45 pm.