Event Archive - Balkan Babes CD Release "DIVNA": Balkan Babes
Fri. August 15th 2008 @ Alix Goolden Performance Hall (All Ages)
Winners of CBC Radio 2's 2008 Choral Competition for "Best Pan-Cultural Traditions Choir", this Victoria-based, 11 voice choir, specializes in acapella, traditional folk repertoire from the Czech Republic, Serbia, Croatia and Bulgaria. The new CD, "DIVNA" is now available at http://www.pacificmusic.net (go to 'e-store'). This is the final concert in the Victoria Conservatory of Music's 2008 Summer Festival.
Balkan Babes (Traditional Eastern European acappella)
Multiple award winning 9 woman vocal group Balkan Babes began in Victoria in 1999 as a community of women learning and sharing a capella folk music from various regions of the Balkans. By 2005, the Balkan Babes had evolved from a grassroots choir to a performance-oriented vocal ensemble, remaining dedicated to the challenging and highly rewarding ... more info[Upload Show Photos] // [Add Video] // [Upload Poster]