Estonian Traditional Music Center
This is the website of Estonian Traditional Music Center. The non-profit organisation Estonian Traditional Music Center is an open and innovative non-government organisation which supports and organises traditional music hobby education and promotes live traditional music performances across the country. Estonian Traditional Music Centre is located in Viljandi in a contemporary cultural centre where concerts, performances, training sessions, seminars, etc. are organised all year round.
The cellar hall of the centre houses a Traditional Music Library which holds a collection of sound recordings and an information centre. August Pulst School which focuses on teaching and introducing traditional music through live examples aka organises training sessions and courses is also located in the centre. NGO Estonian Traditional Center organises one of the biggest music festivals in the Baltics – Viljandi Folk Music Festival.
Noorte ETNO koolitajate lõpueksami ülesanne on kuulmise järgi õpetada lugusid Viljandi Noorte Sümfooniaorkestrile (VNSO). VNSO ja noorte ETNO koolitajatega liituvad laval Cätlin Mägi, Maarja Soomre ja Villu Talsi, kes solistina kõiki lugusid kontserdil eest võtavad. Lood seavad orkestrile ETNO koolitajad.