Interfest Bitola – Festival for Classical Music

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Interfest is an international festival dedicated mainly to classical music where many creative and reproductive artist from all over the world take place.

  • Date of the event: 02-12 October
  • Organizer: INTERFEST-Bitola
  • Phone / fax: 389 2 2611051
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In addition to the classical music concerts, there are also few nights for pop-modern music, theater plays, art exhibitions, and a day for literature presentation during the event.

In the last few years there have been artists from Russia, Slovakia, Poland,and many other countries. For the reason of Bitola being called the city with most pianos, there is one night of the festival dedicated to piano competitions.

One award is given for the best young piano player, and another for competitors under 30.

Interfest Bitola - Festival for Classical Music

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