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Due to the March 23, 2020 NM DOH Public Health Order, These Event Listings Are Not Accurate!
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20th Annual Pre-Halloween Balkan Bash

Saturday Oct 22, 2016

111 Harvard Dr SE
Albuquerque, NM 87106
US

Phone: (505) 266-0000
Website: Click to Visit

Cost:

$0-$5

Ages:

ALL-AGES!

Contact:

Beth Cohen or Randy Edmunds

Phone: 505-243-6276
Website: Click to Visit

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Celebrate Halloween Balkan-style with the exciting and exotic music of the Southwest’s premier 6-piece Balkan dance band, Goddess of Arno.

Celebrate Halloween Balkan-style with the exciting and exotic music of the Southwest’s premier 6-piece Balkan dance band ‘Goddess of Arno’. Upbeat dance tunes and traditional songs from Albania, Hungary, Macedonia, Greece, Turkey & Bulgaria – many in the Rom (Gypsy) style and language -are all in the repertoire of this 2002 NM MIC-AWARD-WINNING band!  Members of Goddess of Arno sing and accompany powerful solo and multi-part vocals with traditional ethnic string and percussion instruments as well as violin, guitar, electric bass, alto saxophone & accordion.  Veteran folk dancer Patsy Gregory will lead the traditional Balkan line dances on Winning’s classic wood floor and she’ll give a crash course in the basic dances to live music by Goddess of Arno at 7:15PM. The party “officially” begins at 7:45PM and you can also dance your own dance –or just sit, relax and enjoy the music & fun and Winning’s delicious snacks and beverages. Costumes are optional, but encouraged!!  The Halloween Balkan Bash will take place at Winning Coffee Company, which is located at 111 Harvard SE (south of Central near UNM in ABQ). (505) 266-0000--admission is $5.00 at the door, kids 12 and under get in for FREE!

Goddess of Arno band personnel:
Leanne Mennin–percussion (tapan, daide, spoons & dumbek) & vocals;
Barbara Friedman–electric bass, Macedonian tambura & vocals;
Beth Cohen–violin, guitar, Macedonian tambura & vocals;
Randy Edmunds-guitar, Macedonian tambura & vocals;
Jamie Edmunds-alto sax, accordion & vocals;
Mary Masuk-percussion (riq, doumbek, daide, tapan, spoons & cymbal);

For more INFORMATION about the 20th Annual pre-Halloween Balkan Bash & GODDESS OF ARNO:  Beth Cohen at (505)243-6276  
E-mail: cohenedmunds@netzero.net
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/GoddessofArno