Dean Brown
Folk music & dance, specializing in Balkan, Bulgarian, Macedonian, International.

Member of: Balkan Fields, The Berance Band, Cambridge Folk Orchestra, Divi Zheni Accompanists, Druz(h)ina, Goats & Roses (also group contact), Goats Just Wanna Have Fun (also group contact), No Borders Beranche Band, Rakiya (also group contact), Rent-A-Reka (also group contact), Shining Moon (also group contact), Sladka (also group contact), The Bleat Goes On, Zdravets, Zornitsa
Contact:
ERASETHISddeanbrown AT comcast DOT net
+1-617-926-7971
34 Hillside Rd.
Watertown MA 02472
Appeared at NEFFA 2019:
Wonderful One-Figure Balkan DancesDB Friday April 12, 9:00pm to 9:50pm, Middle School Dance Hall [show on grid]
Come learn some wonderful single-figure dances from the Balkans! No complicated calls or step changes, all only two or three measures, and all very accessible, but not all simple--you can cover a lot of ground when each measure has 18 beats!
International DanceNS Friday April 12, 10:00pm to 11:30pm, Middle School Dance Hall [show on grid]
International Dance (no teaching, mixed levels)
Intro to International Folk DanceDB Saturday April 13, 11:30am to 12:45pm, High School Rm. 101 [show on grid]
Come learn dances from many countries, with a special focus on the Balkans, and enjoy beautiful live music!
Balk-Free BalkanDS Saturday April 13, 2:00pm to 2:50pm, Middle School Rm. 105/106 [show on grid]
Easy, joyful "village" dances from the Balkans. Don't balk, don't be shy about joining the dance line: this is a party and you are invited!
Dancing in the MoonlightNS Saturday April 13, 4:00pm to 4:50pm, High School Dance Hall [show on grid]
Balkan and international folk dancing with Shining Moon/
Bulgarian DancingNS Saturday April 13, 8:30pm to 9:20pm, Middle School Rm. 105/106 [show on grid]
Zdravets plays and sings village-style music "mostly from Bulgaria," using traditional Bulgarian folk instruments and vocal styles. Most of the dances we do are easy to pick up!
Bulgarian Dance Party with Divi ZheniDS Saturday April 13, 9:30pm to 10:20pm, Middle School Dance Hall [show on grid]
Enjoy easy-to-follow Bulgarian folk dances with irresistible rhythms performed by Divi Zheni, Boston women's Bulgarian chorus. Tatiana Sarbinska, Artistic Director and singer extraordinaire. All are welcome!
Balkan Dance with RakiyaNS Saturday April 13, 10:30pm to 11:30pm, Middle School Dance Hall [show on grid]
Balkan dance party with music by Rakiya.
Bulgaria and MoreE Sunday April 14, 11:00am to 11:50am, Middle School Auditorium Stage [show on grid]
Zdravets plays and sings village-style music "mostly from Bulgaria," using traditional Bulgarian folk instruments and vocal styles.
Bulgarian DancingNS Sunday April 14, 4:30pm to 5:30pm, Middle School 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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