For music lovers the Festival International de Musique Universitaire or FIMU is definitely one to note in the diary. This intergenerational festival has something for everyone !
For over 30 years, music from around the world has taken centre stage in Belfort for 5 days at Whitsun for a festival organized by the town of Belfort and students. It features more than 1,700 musicians from 40 different countries. Every style of music is represented : classical music, new music, jazz, contemporary music brass bands, choirs, opera, world music, etc.. The festival can be the opportunity for everyone to discover traditional Indian music, for example. There are always unexpected surprises, like ingenious music from Burkina Faso played on amazing percussion instruments made from recycled objects