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Sound Portraits From Bulgaria

March 1 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

$5

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Sound Portraits from Bulgaria: Journey to a Vanished World
Book Launch by Martin Koenig

Free Admission for Children and Seniors

Sunday, March 1st at 3pm at Brea Civic & Cultural Center
Over 50 years ago, Martin Koenig traveled to Bulgaria to film and record traditional musicians and dancers. Four years ago, Smithsonian Folkways Recordings asked Martin to produce a high-quality recording of this music. As a result, the Smithsonian has just published Sound Portraits From Bulgaria. Please join Martin on March 1st at Brea Civic & Cultural Center to celebrate the completion of this 144-page book with 2 music CDs. He will give a short presentation, show photos, films and tell stories. The book will be available at this event Payment by cash or check only.
“These tunes pack a punch far beyond language barriers.”

You can Buy the Book with the 2 CDs Here
https://bgpchela.org/product/sounds-portraits-from-bulgaria-journey-to-a-vanished-world

Details

Date:
March 1
Time:
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Cost:
$5

Organizer

Bulgarian Education and Culture Society PCHELA
Email:
bg.society@bgpchela.org
Website:
bgpchela.org

Venue

1 Civic Center Cir, Brea, CA 92821, Community Rooms A&B
1 Civic Center Cir
Brea, CA 92821 United States
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