ASSOCIATION OF BULGARIAN CULTURE & EDUCATION PRESENTS
BULGARIAN CULTURAL CONCERT
Sat 26 May | 2.30pm | £10.00 | £5.00 [children] | Under 3 free i
You are invited to celebrate the 24th Day Of Bulgarian Education, Culture & Slavonic Alphabet with an unforgettable concert of music and dance. Featuring Balkan Chili, who present authentic Bulgarian dance music from all regions of Bulgaria, including Dragni Dragney [Jura and Rodopa bagpipes, pipe, keyboard, drums], Petya Dragneva [singer, tambura], Lasko Laskov [accordion, clavier, drums]. The aim of the group is to preserve and recreate the authentic sound of Bulgarian national music, as presented in round dances in town squares and celebrations.
Also featuring Basork, a ten-piece fusion group whose compositions are influenced by Irish, European, Balkan and Middle Eastern sounds. Brass, Strings and Woodwind combine with hints of jazz, funk and various traditional music.