BalkanFest 2022

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August 5, 2022
Village Community School SkyYard
West Village, Manhattan, NY

August 6, 2022
Bohemian Hall & Beer Garden
Astoria, NY

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September 9-10, 2022
Presidio Theatre Plaza
San Francisco, CA

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Kosovo, Asenovgrad

Kaba Gaida Workshop July 30 – August 5, Rhodopes, Bulgaria

July 30, 2017 – August 6, 2017

WHEN
July 30 – August 5

WHERE
The heart of the Rhodope mountain, a paradise called Rahovitza - Slow Tech Campus (http://rahovitza.org)

FOR WHOM
The training includes both individual and group learning. It is suitable for all levels - from beginners who would like to learn more songs to skilled pipers who would like to improve their style.

ACCOMMODATION
The workshop includes accommodation for 6 days. The camp hosts 12 students and provides the best local food. We'll help with the transport if needed.

SCHEDULE
We'll play, sing and dance most of the time. We'll take part in the Gela Gaida Competition, meet local pipers and makers.

PRICE
Early bird - $320. Includes accommodation and food for 6 days.

REGISTRATION
cvetelin@kabagaida.com

Rahovitza - Slow Tech Campus
Roza str 32
Kosovo, Asenovgrad 1444
Bulgaria