View site in English, Español, or Français
The fair-trade ticketing company.
Sign Me Up!  |  Log In
Find An Event Create Your Event Help
Bulgarian Dance Party w Cherven Traktor @Balkan Cafe
Hungarian House
New York, NY
Share this event:
Get Tickets
There are no active dates for this event.
Tickets are still available at the door! See you there!


Bulgarian Dance Party w Cherven Traktor @Balkan Cafe
Bring your dancing shoes, or just come to listen

Cherven Traktor (червен трактор) plays Bulgarian music on authentic folk instruments: Nikolay Kolev-gadulka, Donka Koleva-vocals, Belle Birchfield, tambura, Michael Ginsburg - tapan (two-sided bass drum) and vocals, Adam Good - bass

Bulgarian folk music for dancing and listening, beautiful songs and rhythms from the rich traditions of Bulgaria by masters of this music: Nikolay Kolev and Donka Koleva

Nikolay Kolev-gadulka (bowed rebec), Donka Koleva-vocals
--Nikolay and Donka were trained at the well known folk music school in Shiroka Luka in Bulgaria and have toured world-wide. They are both recognized as world class masters of their art. They have made several tours of the US with the group Kabile as well as with their own family orchestra.

Belle Birchfield - tambura (long-necked lute)
--Belle has studied tambura with Nikolay Kolev, Todor Kortelev, and Stoyan Kostov. She also plays baritone horn with Zlatne Uste Balkan Brass Band.

Michael Ginsburg - tapan (two-sided bass drum) and vocals
--Michael is the leader of Zlatne Uste Balkan Brass Band. He is also a well known Balkan dance teacher and has given workshops around the US and Canada, and in Germany,Austria, Macedonia, Japan, Israel and Brazil.

Adam Good - bass
--Adam has studied music at the famed Berklee Music School and plays oud in the Turkish band Dolunay and other Balkan bands at times as well.  He teaches Macedonian tambura and Makam regularly at the EEFC Balkan Music & Dance Workshops

Cherven Traktor was formed in 2009 to further the preservation of authentic Bulgarian folk music. It is the artistic merging of two couples, Nikolay Kolev (gadulka) and Donka Kolev (vocals) , Belle Birchfield (tambura) and Michael Ginsburg (tupan). Whether performing at the Brooklyn Folk Festival, a college campus or for a traditional dance, Cherven Traktor keeps alive the sounds of Bulgaria and Macedonia under the banner, "Horoto e vechno," "The dance is forever!"



Hungarian House (View)
213 E 82nd St.
New York, NY 10028
United States

Map is loading...


Music > All Ages
Music > Folk
Music > Indie
Music > World
Other > Family-Friendly

Kid Friendly: Yes!
Non-Smoking: Yes!
Wheelchair Accessible: No


Contact us
24/7 Customer Service
1-800-838-3006 US, Canada, Puerto Rico
Ticket Buyers
Track Your Order
Browse Events
Event Producers
Create an Event
Buy Pre-Printed Tickets
The Venue List
Join the mailing list
Get spam-free daily notifications of new events in your neighborhood!
Customize your mailing list
Connect with us
Friend us on Facebook
Follow us on Twitter
Watch us on YouTube
Read our blog
Get to know us
Meet the Doers
Use of this service is subject to the Terms & Conditions of Brown Paper Tickets. All rights reserved. © 2000-2017 Mobile EN ES FR