Góbéfest will showcase an array of awesome acts from the UK, Hungary and Romania.  Find out more about them here.

Ildikó Keresztes

Góbéfest is honoured to showcase award winning Hungarian celebrity and well known popstar Ildikó Keresztes in Manchester, United Kingdom.   Anyone who hears her characteristically deep and harsh singing voice...

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Neville 42 featuring Bercy Bíro

  Manchester Tribute band Neville 42 will be performing live at Góbefest showcasing a very special set of well known Hungarian hit songs and British classics with Székely Hungarian singer Bercy Bíró and drummer Andrea Pruck. The fantastic tribute band learnt the...

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Rioghnach Connolly & Ellis Davies

Góbéfest is proud to present  highly acclaimed Manchester musicians Rioghnach Connolly and Ellis Davis, adding their own style of beautiful folk music to the mix.  The musical pair from the well known band Honeyfeet will also be...

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Readidance launched in 2015 with 4 members. Our team features experinced folk dancers as well as beginners, who started dancing only a few months ago and have quickly gotten used to the pace.  Readidance is about collaboration and patience.  All members help eachother...

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Háromszék Dance Ensemble

The Háromszék Dance Ensemble was founded in 1990 in Sepsiszetntgyörgy, (Sfantu Gheorghe). With two premi­ers every sea­son, the ensemble aims to show the rich and col­our­ful world of the Transylvanian folk tra­di­tions through an original theatrical and dramatic...

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Transylmania is a highly acclaimed 8 piece band from Székelyland, who have been going strong for the last 15 years. We are from the heart of of the forest, the heart of Transylvania, from the top of Carpathian Mountains, where the rivers still run pure, where the...

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The Hungarian folk music scene is colourful, exciting, and diverse. Some artists cling to original sounds drawn from contemporary musical genres, while others seek their deepest inspiration exclusively in the context of traditional music. As a result, they both...

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Formed in 2013, Saverne is a trio of musicians dedicated to bringing the intensity of live rock-shows into electronic dance music, combining great songwriting, progressive production skills with raw beats and an energetic delivery. Following up on a bunch of singles...

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Robert Mandel

After earning his degree in musical instrument making he received a scholarship from the German Music Council to study musical instrument restoration under Dr. John Henry van der Meer and Dr. Freidemann Hellwig in Nürnberg in the German National Museum (Germanisches...

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Folktone band

"The power of music starts, where the power of the words end" Claude Debussy Members of the Folktone band started to play together in 2013. They all grew up and got their musical education in Hungary and Serbia, then found a new home in the UK. Their wide range of...

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H-Unique Dance Ensemble

H-Unique Dance Ensemble are a group of Hungarians, living all over in London, gathering together every week to enjoy each others company and dance Hungarian folk dances. Our aim is to represent Hungarian culture and traditions.  We feel that quality is essential in...

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Annamaria Simó

Annamaria Simó is an up and coming singer songwriter from Székelyudvarhely in the heart of Transylvania.  Singing and performing has always been part of her life.   Annamaria Simó has built up quite a following over the years, performing at various events and...

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Mátyás Király Zither Ensemble

The Mátyás Király Zither Ensemble launched 8 years ago in 2009 as part of the Mátyás Király Elementary School in Kecskemét, Hungary. Their aim is to cherish the Hungarian culture and heritage. By 2014 and 2015 the young the young ensemble was winning Gold Awards on a...

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Beat Bazaar Records

Beat Bazaar Records is a new independent record label based in Manchester, which was launched in 2016 to promote quality new music from Manchester and beyond, offering a stepping stone for untapped music talent  The label is a result of countless music projects in the...

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What sets Jazzation apart from other acapella groups? The fact that authentic jazz music performed vocally is their main profile, and not just a sideline? Their unique stage presence, balancing perfectly between two great gentlemen and three lovely ladies? Their...

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Szeredás Dance Group London

Szeredás Dance Group London formed in the Autumn of 2010 between a group of close friends, who shared their love of Hungarian folk dancing and also wanted to practice their customs and preserve their heritage. Over the years the group expanded, welcoming plenty of...

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Bercy Bíró Folk Singer

Representing Chester Hungarian Community I was born in Székelyland in Barót and grew up in Bölön. I studied in Sepsiszentgyörgy and then went to SAPIENTIA Transylvanian Hungarian University. Our ancient folk heritage, folk arts , music and dancing have always played a...

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Ti-Ti-Ta Hungarian Folk Dance Group

The Ti-Ti-Ta Hungarian Folkdance Group was established in March 2015, in Chester by some enthusiastic Hungarians. This group is the first Hungarian Dance group in the area of North West England.Their aim is to learn the traditional Hungarian folk dance and to...

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Forrás Dance Group | Guildford

The Hungarian Cultural Association of Guildford was the first organisation in the UK to win the prestigious Hungarian Culture Award in the UK in 2012, in recognition of the outstanding work for the preservation and promotion of Hungarian culture and heritage in the...

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