International Heritage Music Series: Bulgarika
Virtuosic Balkan band Bulgarika will present a concert of traditional Bulgarian songs and instrumentals. The band is led by husband and wife team, Nikolay and Donka Kolev, award-winning performers from folk music conservatories in Bulgaria. They are joined by Vassil Bebelekov and Dragi Dragnev, instrumental specialists in the Bulgarian bagpipe, shepherds flute, large drum as well as keyboards.
The music of Bulgaria, a country long considered a cultural crossroads, is known for hauntingly expressive melodies, fascinating irregular rhythms and fiery dance tempos.
The dance floor will be opened up after an intermission so you can move to the beat!
Part of the International Heritage Music Series. Based on the idea that music is inherent to strengthening community in cultures around the world, the series celebrates regional music and dance traditions.
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