Balkan Music &
Dance Workshops

Every summer the EEFC presents two week-long summer camps. Follow the links below to read all about and register for the 2024 workshops!

June 15-22, 2024
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August 10-17, 2024
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The EEFC is proud to partner with sister organizations, including the Bulgarian Folk Music & Dance Seminar.

Timisoara, Romania

Banatfolk 2016 - Romanian Folk Dance Seminar

July 5, 2016 – July 15, 2016

Come Join Us for 10 Memorable Days of Music, Dance, More...

... in beautiful Timisoara, the capital of Banat, a town in the west part of Romania, also known as the town of roses.

The Seminar Program includes:
• Dance Lessons with Maria and Marius Ursu and master choreographers of the groups that will participate in The International Folk Festival “Festivalul Inimilor”
• Watching the performances from The International Folk Festival “Festivalul Inimilor” (folk groups from 10 countries and more than 20 folk groups from Romania will take part: professional and from villages
• Excursions to explore the beauty, rich history, and living traditions of Romania

We have a surprise for you:
We will prepare a choreographic suite from Banat, which we will present the closing show of The International Folk Festival “Festivalul Inimilor”


Marius Ursu
Timisoara, Romania 300238