Welcome to the Ethno Flanders website!


“relating to the study of different societies and
cultures, combined with another area of
study” (Cambridge dictionary)

Ethno Flanders is an international
program for folk, world and traditional
music, aimed at young musicians aged 16
to 30 with a mission to revive and keep
alive global cultural heritage amongst

Ethno Flanders provides a unique
opportunity for young people from
across the globe to come together and
engage through music in a manner
that is characterized by respect,
generosity and openness.

At the core of Ethno Flanders is its
democratic peer-to-peer learning
approach whereby young people
teach each other the music from their
countries and cultures.

Hope to see you in Oostende

Want to join? Click HERE to go to the apply-page!!

…You’re not a musician but you’re interested to know what we’ve been up to? Want to feel the Ethno vibe? Keep an eye on our calendar to find out the details!! We will be playing 4 concerts, 2 in Oostende (our home town), 1 in Gent (Willemsfonds Vrijdagsmarkt) and the biggest one on Dranouter Folkfestival (on Sunday).

Questions? contact Maarten or Joachim - or take a look at our active & up to date Facebook page 

Ethno Flanders is organized on an annual basis by Muziekmozaiek and an amazing crew of volunteers.
Since 1999 it has been the meeting place for participants from Belgium and some 32 countries spread on all continents. With the participation of Dranouter Folkfestival.