XVIII.INT. ISTANBUL EURASIA CULTURE FOLKDANCE- FOLK MUSIC - CHORUS

FESTIVAL & COMPETITION

27 NOVEMBER  - 01 DECEMBER    2018   ISTANBUL / TURKEY  

 

 

 

 

 

FESTIVAL INFO

CONDITIONS

ACCOMODATIONS

 

PROGRAMME & FREE ACTIVITIES

   INTRODUCTION
Our aim is not only to bring different cultures together, but also to promote our history, which has been the center of civilization for many centuries.
ISTANBUL HARMAN CULTURE & FESTIVAL ORGANISATION - CLUB  member I.OV - I.G.F , C.I.D - WIFOLK - EUROPE CHOIR FED. AMERICAN CHOIR ASS.
Since 2000Harman Folklore organisation have been arranging Istanbul /Eurasia international folklore culture festival, the first version there were 4 abroad groups participated year by year gradually increased, each year at least 12 groups. Up till now 160 groups participated ISTANBUL EURASIA CULTURE FESTIVAL. Participation groups not only from Europe but from all over the World , such from S. America, Taiwan, India, China, Malaysia, Indonesia and Canada. At the period of the festival regarding festival rules participation groups perform at the different stage of the municipalities here in Istanbul. It is great honour to show to all guest our beauty of Istanbul is one of the first aim.  www.youtube.com/harmanfolk

 

We will provide GUIDE per participate groups for festival  dates .İf children or school groups want to activities we can arrange school education programme festival dates.

 https://youtu.be/CD4T6cOjHHI  video Eurasia

 www.youtube.com/harmanfolk  stage performance videos

http://facebook.com/eurasia.festivals   Eurasia facebook

 

 HARMAN Culture Competitin   are   open for both amateur culture groups and all groups may enter the competition in maximum two categories . Expert jury members select from abroad. The International jury will evaluate the competitors according to their performance in competition. Competition min 6 max 8 minute . Performances are approximately 10-12  minutes. All groups will show of their performance max 2 nights.

Al performance will be two categorie CHILDREN  CATEGORIE maximum16 years of age ( can be over 15 till 18, %20 )   ADULT CATEGORIE minumum 16 years of age (  can be less 16, %20 )

 COMPETITION-PERFORMANCE GROUPS 

 A - FOLK DANCE (groups must wear traditional costumes.)

B- CHORUS GROUPS

B1-Children CHORUS B2- Female CHORUS,  B3 -Male CHORUS, B4 Mixed  CHORUS Conditions   rules chorus groups

C-FOLK MUSIC ,

D- MODERN DANCE , 

E- BRASBAND MAJORETTE,

F- INSTURMANTAL GROUPS

G- SOLO- DUET DANCE - SINGING GROUPS.ENTRY FEE FOR PER GROUP : 60 euro

 ISCUP PRIZE : Competition-Festival Committee will give Certificate, Medal to the all participants, moreover; plates and souvenirs will be given for each group and per categories 1st, 2nd and 3rd.The following prize money will be awarded to the groups who take the highest marks between all the groups.ISTCUP CUP and prize is 500 euro..

    ***  3 STARS HOTEL

 90 € / per person/ all Festival time          (3 NIGHTS 4 Days)
115 €
/ per person/ all Festival time          (4 NIGHTS 5 Days) . We will provide to you breakfast + dinner  per day  and accommodation . each room has 2-3   beds, toilet, showers.
If group come more than 25 people one leader free

    **** 4 STARS  HOTEL  

 105 € / per person/ all Festival time         (3 NIGHTS 4 Days)
 130  € / per person/ all Festival time        (4 NIGHTS 5 Days)
. We will provide to you open buffet Brekafast + traditional open buffet  dinner   and accommodation at the 4* hotel centrum in Kadikoy, each room has 2-3 beds, toilet, showers, free internet wifi.  If group come more than 25 people one leader free www.adenotel.com
   

FOR EXTRA DAYS; it is possible to organize, such as; for  euro, 3* hotel 25 euro, 4* hotel 30  euro-per person for one day. in order to pay to hotel reservation; if you want to stay at single room we can arrange it with extra fee Deposit is non-refundable.

 TRANSPORTATION If group is going to by PLANE, we are going to hire the bus for their all ground transportations.  Groups will pay this bus cost. Bus, serves throughout the festival dates (Airport transfers, excursions program transfers (group will visit historical area in Europe side only once), and transfers to the field performance). At the first day of the festival transportation fee should be paid to the festival committee.This is the cost of BUS for max. 44 person, totally 900 €. If group number of participant  less than 20 person bus cost is 800 €

P.S: All payments have to be pay in cash (travel-cheque not acceptable) at the first day of the festival. If the group wants to stay at hotel, they should send their deposit (800 Euro) until end of 15 Novemer  2018. 

   Chours conditions   rules chorus groups

 

 1 DAY : Groups coming by bus, Harman folk guide will meet the Groups  /Istanbul in the afternoon. 21:00 General meeting festival committee with the group leaders and interpreters, letting know recently details information in Dormitory.       (EXCHANGE PRESENT)

 2 DAY : 09:30
All Groups must be ready in the bus just on time, moving from dormitory to Europe part, visiting historical area  SULTAN AHMET mosque (Free) TOPKAPI PLACE and ST. SOPHIA ( If groups want to visit give entry fee) and directly to very well known ,the oldest biggest covered shopping centre in the World GRAND BAAZAR.       ISTANBUL INFO 
 3 DAY :
 10:00 -12 : 00  BOAT TOUR
By private boat tour at the lovely Bosporus, it is the best traditional excursion in the World, you will be able sunbath on the deck of the boat, full of amazing funs entertainments, dancing disco music, breathtaking scenery both part of Istanbul Europe-Asia, PRIVATE BOAT TOUR         Performance-competitions  21:00  Max 12 minutes.
 4 DAY  : Free time shopping possibility Shopping BAGDAT CAD , KADIKOY,  MALTEPE .
PUBLIC BAAZAR
Performance 21:00 oMax 10 minutes.

5 DAY :  After the breakfast groups Leaving day from Istanbul..

You are going to see the historical and touristic places of Istanbul some which are Ottoman, Byzantium cultures All one day friday ( Sultan ahmet square, Sultan ahmet mosque, St. soffia, ayasofya, Topkapi palace, grand baazar and shopping centers which provide the opportunity of all the authentic and modern entertainments of shopping of the East and West with our  guides.If you are interest you can vizit  prince Island  or we can arrange special Turkish  night programme

 http://www.theguideistanbul.com/article/grand-bazaar 

http://www.3dmekanlar.com/topkapi_sarayi.htm

ISTANBUL INFO     PARTICITAPED GROUPS   FREE ACTIVITIES PRIVATE BOAT    TOUR EURASIA PICTURES 
PARTICIPATED GROUPS 2009 PARTICIPATED GROUPS 2010  PARTICIPATED GROUPS 2011 PARTICIPATED GROUPS 2012 PARTICIPATED GROUPS 2015

HARMAN CULTURE & FESTIVAL ORGANIZATION
Rasimpasa Mahallesi Macit Erbudak Sokak 34/1 Kadikoy / Istanbul / Turkiye
Tel : 0090 216 346 13 54   -   Fax : 0090 216 346 13 08  
www.harmanfolk.com   -   harman@harmanfolk.com