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21st annual Oslo World Music Festival opens

Oslo's harbour from Akershus Fortress.
Oslo’s harbour from Akershus Fortress. Image by Bea / CC BY-SA 2.0

The Oslo World Music Festival opens on Tuesday for its 21st year. Running until 2 November and taking place across 15 venues in the Norwegian capital, the six-day festival will feature more than 300 artists, covering a wide range of genres from flamenco to hip hop. This year’s festival will also include a variety of exhibitions and workshops. Read more: norwaypost.no