Himalaya Blues Festival, High on the blues – Concert
- November 10th – Bars around town
- November 11th – 1905
- November 12th – Bhrikuti Mandap Ground
- Workshops at Nepal Music Center
The HIMALAYAN BLUES FESTIVAL is a Nepali originated artistic-cultural event, whose objective is to promote Blues music developed in the United States and to integrate it with the roots and the folklore of our country, as well as to offer a different alternative from those that are generally presented on festivals and artistic-cultural activities in Nepal. It promotes various other genres which are the ramifications of Blues together with Folk and Ethnic music. The Himalayan Blues Festival 2010 was also expanded Mumbai, Bangalore and Delhi. The main aim is to promote Himalayan Blues as an Asian Music Festival travelling it to as many nations as possible in future years. The 2011 festival will be the 5th edition of the festival since its inception in 2007.
The festival offers: Concerts, Clinics, and Conferences with the participation of International musicians, in addition to great Asian artists in the genre.
This is an integral spectacle which finds a balance between its social, cultural, economic and recreational objectives, which turn it into an event of great quality, which is expected an attendance of hundreds of foreign and local people during the festival.
The 2011 festival will probably be the bigger festival with great musicians and more cities.