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Hungarian Folk Singing Workshop

January 27, 2018
4:30 pm

Come learn exquisite songs crafted over generations of unbroken oral tradition. We'll learn songs from various regions of the Hungarian language area, each with unique regional scales and tuning. Participants will receive village source recordings, Hungarian pronunciation guide, song word sheets, and translations. No previous experience in the style required. Join us! Hungarian Folk Singing Workshop with Zina Bozzay Saturday, January 27, 2018 ~ 4:30-6:30pm Ashkenaz, 1317 San Pablo Ave, Berkeley $15 advance registration / $20 drop-in Contact Zina directly for sliding scale or non-monetary exchange Register here: Please share with any friends who may be interested. Check out the concert the next day -- Sunday, January 28, also in Berkeley: Web: Facebook: Tickets: Trained by master folk singers in Hungary, Zina Bozzay has performed at the Tanchaztalalkozo, Hungarian Heritage House, and National Theatre in Budapest, and has been a soloist at the San Francisco Ethnic Dance Festival, the Golden Festival in New York, and the Karpatok 50th Anniversary Gala in Los Angeles. Founder and leader of the Hungarian Folk Singing Circle (Nepdalkor) in San Francisco, she teaches traditional folk songs to Hungarians and Americans, beginners through professionals, including members of KITKA, Janam, Stellamara, Zhena Folk Chorus, Eszterlanc Hungarian Folk Ensemble, and others. She holds a Masters in Music Composition, and with her ensemble Vadalma, she creates historically-informed, innovative chamber arrangements using both traditional and non-traditional accompaniment. More information at About the Hungarian Folk Singing Circle:


1317 San Pablo Ave, Berkeley, CA
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