Day 3 Friday 16|02

De Centrale | Ham 70, 9000 Ghent

19:30 | doors at 19:00

afterwards at 21:00 concert of Ghent Folk Violin Project and Tcha & Jean’s Quartet

The debate is for free!
For the concert you can buy tickets: € 7 | € 10 | € 13

included in the all in pass


Folk in Higher Education: Sense or Nonsense?

Join us at the Fiddlers on the Move festival for an engaging debate titled “Folk in Higher Education: Sense or Nonsense?”

This panel discussion will feature distinguished experts in the field, including Filip Verneert from LUCA School of Arts / Muziekmozaïek, Michalis Cholevas from Codarts, University for the Arts in Rotterdam, Mia Marine from Musikhögskolan Artisten in Göteborg, Bojan Cvetrežnik from the educational platform Godalkanje in Slovenia and Wouter Vandenabeele, teacher at De Centrale & d’Academie Sint-Niklaas. The session will be moderated by An De bisschop from Ghent University.

Explore the relevance and implications of integrating folk music into higher education curriculum as our panellists share their insights and perspectives. Join us for an intellectually stimulating discourse that promises to offer valuable insights into this pertinent topic.