& The Grand Masters of Roma Music
Sal Mamudoski, Erhan 'Rambo' Umer, Rumen Sali Shopov
Saturday May 6, 2017
Croatian American Cultural Center
60 Onondaga Street San Francisco, CA 94112
on Alemany Ave - three blocks from Balboa Park BART station
Our event is featured on Broadway World website!
Learn about the struggle of Roma to combat discrimination
HERDELJEZI is the traditional Romani (Gypsy) spring holiday of renewal and fertility. The California Herdeljezi Festival draws attention to the ongoing struggles of Romani people around the world, strives to counter negative stereotypes, and supports efforts by Roma to rebuild and maintain their communities, improve their lives, and strengthen their international voice and visibility.
- 4:00 pm - Instrumental workshop with Grand Masters band
- 6:00 pm - Panel discussion on Romani music and human rights, with the artists
- 7:30 pm - Romani dance workshop, with Sani Rifati
- 8:30 pm - Dance party, with the Grand Masters band
Dance party with the Grand Masters of Roma Music band:
$20 advance, $25 door (price includes the panel discussion at 6:00 pm, and the dance workshop at 7:30 pm); Free admission for kids under 12.
Festival Pass: $35 (includes admission to workshops, the panel discussion, and the party)
Instrumental Workshop: $20
or phone 1-800-838-3006