History

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24. OKARINA ETNO FESTIVAL BLED
19.7. – 9.8. 2014
SHOPPING CENTER BLED | SPAN PARK BLED | BLED CASTLE

R.I.C ROOTS INTENTION CREW | FRANCE
FARGANA QASIMOVA ENSEMBLE | AZERBAIAN
CATRIN FINCH AND SECKOU KEITA | GB, SENEGAL
SVÄNG | FINLAND
BARCELONA GIPSY KLEZMER ORCHESTRA | SPAIN
FERUS MUSTAFOV | MACEDONIA
DEBADEMBA | BURKINA FASO
FAMILY ATLANTICA | VENEZUELA

 

23. OKARINA ETNO FESTIVAL BLED
2. - 11.8.2013
SPA PARK BLED | BLED CASTLE

DRAGAN DAUTOVSKI | MACEDONIA
TAKSIM TRIO | TURKEY
BRINA | SLOVENIA
SIA TOLNO | SIERRA LEONE
AZIZ SAHMAOUI | MOROCCO
VANJA MUHOVIĆ | BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA

 

22. OKARINA ETNO FESTIVAL BLED
2. - 12.8. 2012
SPA PARK BLED | FESTIVALNA DVORANA | BLED CASTLE

YAMMA | AUSTRALIA
KALMAN & MIKLOS | HUNGARY
KHUM | MONGLOLIA
KLARISA JOVANOVIC | SLOVENIA
FOLK IT UP | FRANCE, CYPRUS, ESTONIA, GB, SLOVENIA
AHAB | USA
VLADO KRESLIN | SLOVENIA
KOZAKI |RUSSIA

 

21. OKARINA ETNO FESTIVAL
SPA PARK BLED | FESTIVALNA DVORANA | ŠPORTNA DVORANA BLED

4. - 07.8. 2011
SOLAR SYSTEM | COLOMBIA
THE MEN THEY COULD NOT HANG | GB
LES AMIS DE L´ACCORDEON | LUXEMBOURG
KASAI MASAI | CONGO
BA CISOKO EXPERIENCE | GUINEA, SLOVENIA

1. – 4.9. 2011
PEATBOG FAERIES +DJ WOO-D | GB
KANDA BONGO MAN + DJ BORKA DR | CONGO, SLOVENIA
RUSTIES | ITALY
VLADO KRESLIN + DJ BAKTO | SLOVENIGA
THE FABULOUS BOOGIE BOYS | GB
OSIBISA + DJ BORKA | ANTIGUA, GHANA, NIGERIA, SLOVENIA
EARL KING BOOGIE BAND |GB

 

20. OKARINA ETNO FESTIVAL
30.7. - 8.8. 2010
SPA PARK BLED | FESTIVALNA DVORANA

BANDA DO PELO | BRAZIL
BOLLYWOOD PANDITS | INDIA
POLKAHOLIX | GERMANY
NATIONAL YOUTH CHOIR | NORWAY
KILA | IRLAND
DAMIEN BARBERS | GB
ESMA REDZEPOVA | MACEDONIA
TONY TRISCHKA & RED WINE | USA

 

19. OKARINA ETNO FESTIVAL
1. - 9.8. 2009
SPA PARK BLED

ŠAVRINSKI GODCI | SLOVENIA
ORQUESTA REVÉ | CUBA
SEDEF SEDEF | SLOVENIA, BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA
CESARE CHIACCHIARETTA & GIANPAOLO BANDINA | ITALY
LE VENT DU NORD | CANADA
AMATILLU | BURKINA FASO
WOLFSTONE | GB
BRANISLAV OSTOJIČ DUO | CROATIA
EILEEN ROSE | USA
ORQUESTRA TILL FUBA | BRAZIL

 

18. OKARINA ETNO FESTIVAL
1. - 20.8. 2008
SPA PARK BLED | FESTIVALNA DVORANA

CHUCKERBUTTY OCARINA QUARTET | GB
LA 33 |COLOMBIA
I LUF |ITALY
SAME BABE | SLOVENIA
FERNANTILL STERN | CHILE
FEKETESERETEK | CEZCH REPUBLIC
GRADA |IRLAND
SHOOGLENIFTY |GB
ASHLEY HUTCHING'S RAINBOW CHASERS (ALBION) |GB
EZERKI MACETILLNIA |MACEDONIA
ST. PAUL GOSPEL CHOIR | USA
MARIACHI VIAJEROS DE JALISCO | MEXICO

 

17. OKARINA ETNO FESTIVAL
1. - 14.8. 2007
SPA PARK BLED | FESTIVALNA DVORANA

CINKUŠ | CROATIA
POLKA POTENTE | AUSTRIA
KATHRYN TICKELL | GB
CANTERACH | GB
BOSSA DE NOVO | SLOVENIA
ETNO HISTRIA | INTERNATIONAL
ULURU | SLOVENIA
LOU DALFIN | ITALY
ELLIOT MURPHY | USA
JUBA | BRAZIL
STRIZZY | SLOVENIA
BUJORUL | ROMUNIA

 

16. OKARINA ETNO FESTIVAL
11. - 14.8. 2007
FESTIVALNA DVORANA

KATALENA | SLOVENIA
ETHNODELIA JAM | SLOVENIA
LESENI ROGISTI | SLOVENIA
MOUSSA DIALLO MALI | DENMARK
KTD TEŠANOVCI | SLOVENIA
PAUL GROLLIER TRIO | FRANCE
GLASBENI ATELJE 1004 | SLOVENIA
GUINAN & GILLIGAN IRSKA | HOLLAND

 

15. OKARINA ETNO FESTIVAL
5. - 6.8. 2005
SPA PARK BLED

KAŠARJI | SLOVENIA
MATCHING TIES | INTERNATIONAL
VAL RESIA – PLEŠTA ZIZ NAMI | ITALY
VLADO KRESLIN & BELTINŠKA BANDA | SLOVENIA

 

14. OKARINA ETNO FESTIVAL
6. - 8.8. 2004
SPA PARK BLED

KONTRABANT | SLOVENIA
THE TANNAHILL WEAVERS | GB
FRANKIE LANE & PAUL KELLY | IRLAND
MANUHIRI, JORDAN & HUNTER | NEW ZEALAND, GB
NORTH CREGG | IRLAND

 

13. OKARINA ETNO FESTIVAL
1. - 3.8. 2003
SPA PARK BLED

VLADO KRESLIN & BELTINŠKA BANDA | SLOVENIA
KLUB MUSETTE | BELGIUM
LES MARIACHIS DE ATLIXCO | MEXICO
HAVANA MAMBO ORCHESTRA | CUBA

 

12. OKARINA ETNO FESTIVAL
2. - 4.8. 2002
PRISTAVA BLED & FESTIVALNA DVORANA

RICATTI ENSEMBLE | ITALY
JACQUIE MCSHEA & JOHN REBOURN | GB
DISTANGO | SLOVENIA, INT.
FOLK STUDIO A & IRISH DANCE SCHOOL | ITALY, INT.
SIRTOS GRČIJA | HUNGARY
BORTE | MONGOLIA

 

11. OKARINA ETNO FESTIVAL
27.7. - 31.7. 2001
PRISTAVA BLED

ANSAMBEL JAŠKO ARGIROV | BULGARIA
MUSICALIA | ITALY
TIBETANSKI MENIHI IZ SAMOSTANA DREPUNG | CHINA
PAUL MILLNS BAND | GB
IRON HORSE | GB

 

10. OKARINA ETNO FESTIVAL
4. - 6.8. 2000
FESTIVALNA DVORANA

MAGNA CARTA | GB
BAULS OF BISHWA | INDIA
JAIPUR KAWA BRASS BAND | INDIA
DJEMBASS | SENEGAL
NAMGYAL LHAMO | TIBET
KALMAN BALOGH & GIPSY CIMBALON BAND | HUNGARY

 

9. OKARINA ETNO FESTIVAL
4. - 8.8. 1999
PRISTAVA BLED

FOLK STUDIO A & ORCHESTRA | ITALY
AMAZING BLONDEL | GB
DIBIDIL | GB
ULURU | SLOVENIA
THE CIRCUS OF ELECTRIFYING POSSIBILITIES | GB
ROMANO REI | SLOVENIA
UYANGA | MONGOLIA

 

8. OKARINA ETNO FESTIVAL & FLAM MUSIC WEEK
13.7 - 23.8. 1998
SPA PARK

DECAUTER | BELGIUM
ASHELS | BELGIUM
HAUMAN | BELGIUM
FLUXSUS | BELGIUM
ASHELS & FLUXUS & HAUMAN | BELGIUM
AMALA | SLOVENIA
PENTANGLE | GB
TANNAHILL WEAVERS | GB
DERVISH | IRLAND
NATALIE MCMASTER | CANADA
DUCTIA | ITALY
ADESA | GHANA
CRAOBH RUA | IRLAND
SPIN 2 | GB
MARAKESH | MOROCCO
DATINA | ROMUNIA
GAMBETTA & AONZO | ITALY
TEMUZIN | MONGOLIA
HERITAGE | IRLAND
MLADICE IZ ŽMINJA | CROATIA
COSTANCE FOSTER | USA
TERRA MYSTICA | SLOVENIA
DERTUM | SLOVENIA, BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA
RICHARD WALLEY | AVSTRALIA
MLINČEK | SLOVENIA
LADO JAKŠA PROJECT | SLOVENIA

 

7. OKARINA ETNO FESTIVAL
11.7 - 17.8. 1997
SPA PARK

ZEZE BAND | INTERNATIONAL
YAIR DALAL & EL AL ENSEMBLE | ISRAEL, PALESTINA
EDWARD II | GB, JAMAICA
NYINGTRI KONGPO | TIBET
LE GOP | FRANCE
MISERY LOVES COMPANY | INTERNATIONAL
VLADO KRESLIN & BELTINŠKA BANDA | SLOVENIA
DEAF SHEPARD |GB
ORLEKI | SLOVENIA
FAIRPORT CONVENTION | GB
YANNICK MONOT & NOUVELLE FRANCE | FRANCE
LA MORESCA | ITALY
STRUNE | MACEDONIA
TIMNA BRAUER & ELIAS MEIR | AVSTRIA, ISRAEL
IAN BRUCE | GB
DIE INTERPRETEN | GERMANY
MZETAMZE | GEORGIA
BEPPE GAMBETTA | ITALY
MATCHING TIES | USA, GB
CLAN DESTINE | USA
ALPENHORN | SWITZERLAND
AMALA | SLOVENIA
YAMPAPAYA | INTERNATIONAL
TOLOVAJ MATAJ | SLOVENIA
KATICE | SLOVENIA
FENOAMBY | MADAGASCAR

 

6. OKARINA ETNO FESTIVAL
4.8. - 18.8. 1996
SPA PARK BLED

ALPENHORN TRIO | SWITZERLAND
PAUL MILLNS |GB
NAHUAL | ARGENTINA
MIKE SILVER | GB
DIE INTERPRETEN | GERMANY
SHANKAR LAL & BUSH TAXI INDIJA | GERMANY
GABRIEL YACOUB | FRANCE
VLADO KRESLIN & BELTINŠKA BANDA | SLOVENIA
MALI BOGOVI | SLOVENIA
ENSEMBLE NOVECENTO | ITALY
NANDKISHOR MULEY | INDIA
MATCHING TIES | USA, GB
BANDA DO PELO | BRAZILIA
BOLOT, NOHON & SARMAI | RUSSIA
LA CIAPA RUSA | ITALY
BEPPE GAMBETTA & 30 KITARISTOV 9. DEŽEL
SIONAN CEOIL | IRLAND
BHAKTAPUR CULTURAL SOCIETY | NEPAL

 

5. OKARINA ETNO FESTIVAL
11.8. - 31.8. 1995
SPA PARK BLED

GRUPPO OCARINISTICO BUDRIESE | ITALY
KATHRIN FISCHER IN ROSEMARIE STUCKI | SWITZERLAND
ADAM BICSKEY ANSAMBEL | SLOVENIA
LA MUSGANA | SPAIN
RELAEJO | PORTUGAL
VUJICSICS ENSEMBLE | HUNGARY
MARTA SEBENSTYEN | HUNGARY
OKROS | HUNGARY
VASEN 6 KERSTI STABI | SWEEDEN
FOLKKARIT | FINLAND
ABIES ALBA | ITALY
GWEN | ITALY
AFROMALAGASY | MADAGASCAR
SUNIL KUMAR & SHANKAR LAL | INDIA
DRUMS OF INDIA 7 MUNICH TABLA ENSEMBLE INDIJA | GERMANY
MUNIR A. ZAI | AFGANISTAN
ROCK, SALT & NAILS | S. SHETLAND ISLANDS
BELTINŠKA BANDA & VLADO KRESLIN | SLOVENIA

 

4. OKARINA ETNO FESTIVAL
12.8. - 19.8. 1994
SPA PARK BLED
BOVEC, MURSKA SOBOTA, METLIKA, LJUBLJANA, MARIBOR

TOLOVAJ MATAJ | SLOVENIA
BLEIZI RUZ | FRANCE
LIFFEY BANKS | IRLAND
ANDO DROM | HUNGARY
COMPAGNIA STRUMENTALE TRE VIOLINI | ITALY
ŠUKAR | SLOVENIA

 

3. OKARINA ETNO FESTIVAL
10.8. - 15.8. 1993
OKARINA GARDEN
BOVEC, MURSKA SOBOTA, CELJE, LJUBLJANA

MAKVIRAG | HUNGARY
AFTERHOURS | IRLAND
URFAHRANGER AUFGEIGER | AVSTRIA
TRINAJSTO PRASE | SLOVENIA

 

2. OKARINA ETNO FESTIVAL
28. - 29.8. 1992
OKARINA GARDEN

KURJA KOŽA | SLOVENIA
SAGARIS | SLOVENIA
LA SEDON SALVADIE | ITALY
MARKO BANDA | SLOVENIA
GWENC’HLAN | ITALY
BOGDANA HERMAN | SLOVENIA

 

1. OKARINA ETNO FESTIVAL
17. 8. 1991
PRISTAVA BLED

MALA DUDAČKA MUZIKA | CZECH REPUBLIK
ISTARSKI PIŠČACI HRVAŠKA | SLOVENIA

Organizer

ZAVOD ZA KULTURO BLED
Cesta svobode 11, 4260 Bled, Slovenia

Artistic director: Leo Ličof
Painter:: Ejti Štih
Translations: Alenka Ropret
Izdelava spletne strani: www.mandu.si
Fotografija Blejski grad in Promenada: Aleš Košir in Borut Žigon
Fotografija Festivalna dvorana Bled: Bled strategic forum

Tickets

Bled castle: entrance to the castle (11 EUR)

LAKE PROMENADE: free entrance

Bled Festival hall: in case of bad weather, free entrance

Contact

Zavod za kulturo Bled

Špela Repnik, Festival office
spela.repnik@zkbled.si
+386 4 57 29 779

Leo Ličof, artistic director
leo@okarina.com
+386 41 632 369

Uroš Bonšek, PR manager
uros.bonsek@gmail.com
+386 31 566 668

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