Plans for Fethiye’s 9th Arts’ Festival, including the 4th World Music Festival, are well advanced and we’ve been tipped off that there are going to be some amazing new sounds filling the night air in Fethiye this May, as well as at some firm favourites.

Full details will be available in the next few weeks but it the meantime here are the dates and a bit of news that will get everyone’s feet tapping.

Barish, Denis and Scott
Barish, Denis and Scott making some amazing music in 2015

Arts’ Festival 2016

Dates for the Fethiye Arts’ Festival have been confirmed as from the 9th to the 15th May 2016.

7th Fethiye Arts and Culture Festival - saw acts perform from all over the world
7th Fethiye Arts and Culture Festival – saw acts perform from all over the world

World Music Festival 2016

Dates for Fethiye’s World Music Festival are 12th – 15th May inclusive with concerts being staged various venues and at different times. Don’t forget that there are more details to follow.

Welcome back!

Organised by FETAV‘s hardworking team, we are told that they already have a list that includes some remarkable and unmissable music and we are looking forward to sharing that with our readers soon. But, we can announce today that a person, many will be thrilled to see return, is none other than the awesomely acrobatic Arizona fiddle player, Scott Jeffers.

Scott taking a break
Scott taking a break during the 2015 festival

Also returning is the wonderful group from Morocco – Imdiazen and the Ira Ensemble from Iran.

7th Fethiye Arts and Culture Festival - Imdiazen Band on Stage 9 May 2014
7th Fethiye Arts and Culture Festival – Imdiazen on Stage 9 May 2014
Ira performed at the Fethiye World Music Festival 2014
Ira Ensemble performed at the Fethiye World Music Festival 2014

We are told groups from Scotland and Indonesia have also confirmed.

Watch Fethiye Times for more information!

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