Creative Impact

Balazs Weyer

Balazs Weyer is director of programming at Hangvető, host of WOMEX 2015 and 2020 in Budapest, Budapest Ritmo Festival and Budapest A Cappella Festival. He is a member of the World Music Charts Europe jury and several other bodies, like the Hungarian Album of the Year Prize, the Slovakian Radio World Music Awards, WOMEX samurai in 2014 and 2020. He coordinates CEMS, the Central European network of world music promoters, festivals and professionals. He has university degrees in World Music Studies and journalism.