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

Member of: Balkan Fields, The Berance Band, Cambridge Folk Orchestra, Druz(h)ina, Goats & Roses (also group contact), 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 2017:
International Folk DanceNS Friday April 21, 9:00pm to 9:50pm, Middle School Dance Hall [show on grid]
International Folk Dancing
Immigrant Folk DancesDB Friday April 21, 10:00pm to 10:35pm, Middle School Dance Hall [show on grid]
Learn dances that have emerged in the Armenian, Greek, and other Balkan ethnic communities in the U.S. over the decades! Dance steps from the Old World adapted to music favored by immigrants, dances cross-pollinated among different immigrant communities, and dances whose origins are in the U.S. ethnic communities.
Balkan Dancing!NS Friday April 21, 10:45pm to 11:30pm, Middle School Dance Hall [show on grid]
Balkan dancing with Rakiya
Intro to International Folk DanceDB Saturday April 22, 11:30am to 12:45pm, High School Rm. 125 [show on grid]
Come learn the basics of Balkan and other international dance styles. Enjoy efficient, cheerful teaching and wonderful live music!
Bulgaria & MoreE Saturday April 22, 7:00pm to 7:50pm, High School Rm. 177 [show on grid]
Zdravets plays and sings village-style music "mostly from Bulgaria," using traditional Bulgarian folk instruments and vocal styles.
Bulgarian DancesNS Saturday April 22, 8:30pm to 9:20pm, Middle School Rm. 105/106 [show on grid]
Easy Bulgarian line dances; music by Zornitsa, a men's Bulgarian singing group with instrumental accompaniment.
Balkan Joy!NS Saturday April 22, 9:30pm to 10:20pm, Middle School Dance Hall [show on grid]
Fresh, exciting, playful! Traditional and new Balkan dance tunes, brought to you by this dynamic 6-piece ensemble, with special emphasis on vocals by Melinda Hunt.
Moonlight Dancing--International Folk DanceNS Saturday April 22, 10:30pm to 11:30pm, Middle School Dance Hall [show on grid]
Balkan and International folk dancing with music by Shining Moon
Bulgarian DancingNS Sunday April 23, 10:00am to 10:50am, Middle School Dance Hall [show on grid]
Zdravets plays and sings village-style music "mostly from Bulgaria," using traditional Bulgarian folk instruments and vocal styles.

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