Balkan Music &
Dance Workshops

Every summer the EEFC presents two week-long summer camps.

June 23 – 30, 2018
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August 4 – 11, 2018
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Help us fill the EEFC Calendar with lots of events and activities of interest to our community. We look forward to becoming the “go to” place for all things Balkan music & dance.

 

Veliko Tarnovo

Bulgarian Singing Tour 2018 - Veliko Tarnovo region

August 3, 2018 – August 11, 2018

Experience the living traditions and folklore of Bulgaria

9 days, 8 nights full package singing tour in Bulgaria
7 x 3 hours workshops, concerts, "meet the group", festival visit, excursions/nature hiking, party
For open registration or for existing choirs / vocal groups, Intermediate to advanced level.
Minimum 20, maximum 40 participants, All in price land package: € 695 ($815)

Your teacher: Georgi Petrov (Kotel music school with profile Gaida and Music Academy in Plovdiv with speciality “teacher for folk songs and folk instruments” and “conductor for folk choirs and orchestra's” Now Artistic Director of ensemble "Sider Vojvoda" and artistic leader/conductor of the female choir “Rosna Kitka”. Georgi will be assisted by members of his choirs (for each voice group one).

Hotel "Momina Krepost" in Ksilifor; the green heart of Veliko Tarnovo
Veliko Tarnovo
Bulgaria
Rock Hill, New York

Balkan Music & Dance Workshops - East Coast

August 4, 2018 at 5:00 pm – August 11, 2018 at 10:00 am

Are you ready for an unforgettable, Balkan-infused week in the woods? Grab a sleeping bag, put on your dancing shoes, and don't forget your instrument! Our workshops are packed with classes all day (instrument, ensemble, dance, singing) and live-music dance parties all night. Families are welcome, as well as beginners with no previous experience. The workshops create a village feeling for a week each summer, and allow Balkan music and dance enthusiasts, young and old, to share ideas and experiences. Unforgettable fun for everyone. Join the circle.

Iroquois Springs
66 Bowers Rd
Rock Hill, New York 12775
USA
Veliko Tarnovo

Bulgarian Dance Tour 2018 - Veliko Tarnovo region

August 18, 2018 – August 26, 2018

Experience the living traditions and folklore of Bulgaria

9 days, 8 nights full package dance tour in Bulgaria
7 x 3 hours workshops, concerts, "meet the group", festival visit, excursions/nature hiking, party
For open registration or for existing dance groups /ensembles, level adapted to participants.
Minimum 20, maximum 40 participants, All in price land package: € 695 ($ 815)

Your teacher: Petar Petarchev, choreographer of ensemble “Sider Vojvoda” and dance teacher of club na horoto "Balkanika". Petar will be assisted by members of his dance groups. With live and recorded music. Both authentic village dances as dances that are now popular among Bulgarian folk dancers. Attention to the different Bulgarian regional dance styles and improvisation.

Hotel "Momina Krepost" in Ksilifor; the green heart of Veliko Tarnovo
Veliko Tarnovo
Bulgaria
Anaheim, CA

Balkan Night with Chris Bajmakovich

August 18, 2018 at 8:00 pm – 12:00 pm

An evening of Balkan music by master accordionist Chris Bajmakovich presented at Dunarea Romanian Restaurant in Anaheim, CA. Chris is renowned for his fantastic mastery of the accordion and for his repertoire of songs and dances. In this kafana-style setting your admission will include an appetizer plate and all the music you can bear. Menu items and beverages are in addition to the appetizer plate. Reservations highly encouraged. Marge 562.439.7380 or Dan 714.772.7233 or 714.227.1226

Dunarea Romanian Restaurant
821 N. Euclid St. #C
Anaheim, CA 92801
Veliko Tarnovo

Bulgarian Singing Tour 2018 - Veliko Tarnovo region

September 14, 2018 – September 22, 2018

Experience the living traditions and folklore of Bulgaria

9 days, 8 nights full package singing tour in Bulgaria
7 x 3 hours workshops, concerts, "meet the group", festival visit, excursions/nature hiking, party
For open registration or for existing choirs / vocal groups, Intermediate to advanced level.
Minimum 20, maximum 40 participants, All in price land package: € 695 ($815)

Your teacher: Georgi Petrov (Kotel music school with profile Gaida and Music Academy in Plovdiv with speciality “teacher for folk songs and folk instruments” and “conductor for folk choirs and orchestra's” Now Artistic Director of ensemble "Sider Vojvoda" and artistic leader/conductor of the female choir “Rosna Kitka”. Georgi will be assisted by members of his choirs (for each voice group one).

Hotel "Momina Krepost" in Ksilifor; the green heart of Veliko Tarnovo
Veliko Tarnovo
Bulgaria
Veliko Tarnovo

Bulgarian Dance Tour 2018 - Veliko Tarnovo region

October 19, 2018 – October 27, 2018

Experience the living traditions and folklore of Bulgaria

9 days, 8 nights full package dance tour in Bulgaria
7 x 3 hours workshops, concerts, "meet the group", festival visit, excursions/nature hiking, party
For open registration or for existing dance groups /ensembles, level adapted to participants.
Minimum 20, maximum 40 participants, All in price land package: € 695 ($815)

Your teacher: Petar Petarchev, choreographer of ensemble “Sider Vojvoda” and dance teacher of club na horoto "Balkanika". Petar will be assisted by members of his dance groups. With live and recorded music. Both authentic village dances as dances that are now popular among Bulgarian folk dancers. Attention to the different Bulgarian regional dance styles and improvisation.

Hotel "Momina Krepost" in Ksilifor; the green heart of Veliko Tarnovo
Veliko Tarnovo
Bulgaria