Multi-instrumentalist. Doesn't do accordion, banjo, or trombone.

Member of: Balkan Fields, Balkan Kefana, The Berance Band, Bjelalitsa Chorus, Born for Izvorno (also group contact), Cambridge Folk Orchestra, Csango Bazonga!, Divi Zheni Accompanists (also group contact), FUMP, G.B.L.C.P.P.S., G.B.L.C.P.P.S. Plus, Goats & Roses, Goats Just Wanna Have Fun, Henry Goldberg & Friends, Ralph Iverson & Friends (also group contact), Joanie's Cronies (also group contact), Mandala Folk Dance Ensemble, New England Romanian Orchestra, Nice Driveway (also group contact), No Borders Beranche Band, Pajdashi, Pinewoods Band, Pinewoods Band (on CD), Tamburitza Troubadours, The Bleat Goes On, Woodshed Romania (also group contact), Zdravets, Zornitsa
Contact:
ERASETHISralph3 AT threeshoes DOT org
+1-617-306-1902
Appeared at NEFFA 2022:
Romanian JamGS Friday April 22, 7:00pm to 7:50pm, Jamming Room B [Show on Grid]
Play Romanian music. Sheet music is provided. Session includes a little discussion about styling.
International Folk Dance with the CFONS Friday April 22, 8:30pm to 9:20pm, International Dance Hall [Show on Grid]
Folk dancing from many countries.
Bulgarian and Macedonian Dance PartyNS Friday April 22, 10:00pm to 10:50pm, International Dance Hall [Show on Grid]
Zdravets presents Bulgarian and Macedonian dancing with traditional instruments and vocals.
Bulgarian/ Macedonian Teach/JamGS Saturday April 23, 11:30am to 12:20pm, Jamming Room A [Show on Grid]
Play Bulgarian and Macedonian tunes. Sheet music is provided. Session includes some discussions about scales, time signatures, and ornamentation.
Balkan Kefana On-line Sing-alongGS Saturday April 23, 2:30pm to 3:20pm, International Dance Hall [Show on Grid]
"Come sing along, dance along, or just enjoy listening to ""old city songs"" and/or dance songs from Macedonia and environs, evoking the pleasure (""kefi"") of singing with old friends in the village tavern or coffeehouse - if it had a jukebox with all your favorites!"
Beranche: Basic and Bodacious BalkanTS Saturday April 23, 4:00pm to 4:50pm, International Dance Hall [Show on Grid]
Learn the footwork and styling to several dances in the Beranche uneven-five rhythm (SQQSQ). Amaze your friends by knowing what to do when the band plays one of those wonderful tunes.
Mostly From BulgariaE Saturday April 23, 7:00pm to 7:50pm, Concert Hall A [Show on Grid]
Concert of folk music from Bulgaria and Macedonia, vocal and instrumental, with traditional folk instruments.
Balkan Joy!NS Saturday April 23, 8:30pm to 9:20pm, International Dance Hall [Show on Grid]
Joyful dances from the pan-Balkan traditions (Bulgarian, former Yugloslavian, Romanian) including many traditional easy-to-follow village dances as well as some well-loved, well-known choreographed ones.
Bulgarian DancingNS Sunday April 24, 2:00pm to 2:50pm, International Dance Hall [Show on Grid]
Easy Bulgarian line dances; music by Zornitsa, a men's Bulgarian singing group with instrumental accompaniment.

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