Folkbeats Folk Music Co-Winner Magos Band Coming to America

Last year’s co-winners of the highly competitive FOLKBEATS Hungarian nationwide talent search competition, the Magos Band, are coming to America!   Continue reading Folkbeats Folk Music Co-Winner Magos Band Coming to America

First Ever Gyimes-Intense Workshop in the Americas – Montreal, February 2012

Montreal is a very good place to be on February 24 to 27, 2012.  The reason is simple.

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Csipke Camp 2012 Staff Announced

Well, if you are a fan of Hungarian folkdance in North America, this is the big announcement you wait for every time this time of year!  Who will be the staff from Hungary in the next Csipke Dance and Music Camp in Brooklyn, Michigan in 2012?   Continue reading Csipke Camp 2012 Staff Announced

Tanchaz Recognized by UNESCO

UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization) has recognized the Hungarian Tanchaz movement as an “Intangible Cultural Heritage” worthy of safeguarding!!!   Continue reading Tanchaz Recognized by UNESCO

Maiden Danced to Death

This is a feature film making its way around the world at film festivals and movie theatres, and should be required viewing for anyone interested in Hungarian folk music and dance.   Continue reading Maiden Danced to Death

New Csik Band CD

Say what you want about my friend Janos Csik and his band (Csik Band), the release of the group’s recordings every few years have become widely awaited events.

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