Dunava Winter Concert

 

December 2, 2017

7:30 p.m.

 

The Chapel at the Good Shepherd Center

4649 Sunnyside Ave N

Seattle, WA 98103

 

Join us at a concert that laments the cold season and celebrates the coming of the light. Dunava, Seattle's own women's Balkan vocal ensemble, presents seasonal songs from Bulgaria, Serbia, Romania, Hungary, Ukraine, and Greece. Special guests are Greek master musicians Christos Govetas and Ruth Hunter.

 

Tickets available online and (we hope) at the door. 

 

Dunava is a Seattle-based women's vocal ensemble specializing in the a cappella folk music of Eastern Europe. Founded in 2005, Dunava is made up of singers from diverse musical backgrounds who all share a passion for complex and beautiful harmonies. The choir's repertoire includes songs from the Balkans as well as other Slavic countries and the Caucasus. 

 

Dunava is affiliated with the Radost Folk Ensemble, and has performed at Northwest Folklife FestivalCroatia Fest, the Seattle Folklore Society concert series, the Seattle Art Museum, and at Seattle Town Hall. In 2014 Dunava was the first American group to participate in the international Silver Buckle folk festival in Kjustendil, Bulgaria. Dunava has released two CDs, Dunava (2009) and Bulgaria (2013).

 

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