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Lexicon is a New York-based Bulgarian band led by Radi Gueorguiev. The band plays Bulgarian music in the traditional style as well as in the modern wedding band style made popular by such musicians as Ivo Papasov. The members of this band are musicians academically and professionally trained in Bulgaria in the art of Bulgarian Folk Music, and each is highly proficient in several instruments. The band has had great acceptance locally and internationally. Bulgarian traditional music is based on complex rhythms not found in any other music in the world, and the unique nature of the structure of the music require years of experience. The members of Lexicon are:
A new CD, The Best From Bulgaria, has been produced by Lexicon featuring music for well-known Bulgarian dances such as Rachenitza, Triti Puti, Kopanitza, Graovsko and Chetvorno Horo. More information and music clips are available on the Lexicon Band Home Page (the source of the photo and most of the above information).
The evening will start with a 30- to 45-minute concert by the Lexicon Band, followed by a dance party with authentic and exciting live music played by Lexicon. Beginners are very welcome. Comfortable shoes are recommended.
Private lessons are available from the members of Lexicon in singing, gadulka, gaida, clarinet, accordion, or tapan. Cost for private lessons is $35 per hour. Group lessons can also be arranged. Lessons will be Friday afternoon, November 12. If you are interested please contact Roger Hill at 618-650-2390 or firstname.lastname@example.org
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|Concert Ticket Prices:|
|Advance (by November 5)||$8|
|At the door||$12|
Order your tickets early, as space is limited! You may use the order form below. To order concert tickets, please send your check (payable to "IFDA") along with a stamped, self-addressed envelope to:
6946 Cornell Ave.
University City, MO 63130-3128
For further information please contact John or Barbara at 314-726-5838 (BUhlemann@aol.com) or Rex or Nancy at 314-275-8228 (email@example.com).
Sponsored by the
International Folk Dance Association
of University City
Made possible by grants from:
The Regional Arts Commission of St. Louis
The Arts and Education Council of Greater St. Louis
Views and opinions expressed on this page are strictly those of the International Folk Dance Association of University City, which is not sponsored by or otherwise connected with Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville.URL for this site (home page): http://www.stlouisfolkdance.org