Home / Events / Classical Music / Festival Romani

Festival Romani

BRETT CAMPBELL
10 am., Saturday August 17 | $10-$20 suggested donation.
Sellwood Riverfront Park
Southeast Spokane Street and Southeast Oaks Parkway
 
[GYPSY PARTY] Gypsy music and dance evolved as its creators wended from India through Eastern and Western Europe and beyond. This new festival, featuring both local and visiting Roma-influenced musicians and dancers, celebrates many of their ancient and modern incarnations along with food, film, art, workshops, lectures, jams, a children’s area that includes storytelling and more. The morning music begins with Reinhardt-Grappelli-inspired Manouche gypsy jazz by Djangophiles, followed by traditional Andalusian flamenco music and dance from El Cuadro Gallo, Turkish Roman gypsy songs by Ritim Egzotik, improvisational dance of the original Indian Kalbelia gypsies performed by Colleena Shakti, brassy Balkan dance band Kef with University of Oregon Balkan expert and singer Carol Silverman, San Francisco Roma band Galbeno, Russian Romani band and dancers Via Romen. Portland’s Chervona brass band headlines the dance-crazed after party at Bossanova Ballroom (722 E Burnside St., 206-7630. 8:30 pm. $20. 21+.). 

Where: Sellwood Riverfront Park
Address: Southeast Spokane Street and Southeast Oaks Parkway

 
 

Sellwood Riverfront Park

Southeast Spokane Street and Southeast Oaks Parkway
97202
 
Other events in Classical Music

Impact

Sunday, Apr 19, 2015

It’s not all Cinderella stories and George Balanchine classics for Oregon Ballet Theater this season. This month’s performance, Impact, sees Oregon’s premier ballet company embrace the contem ...

Various times. April 16-19 and 24-25. | $25-$160
Newmark Theatre 1111 SW Broadway Portland Web | Map

Miss Kennedy's Theater of Burlesque: The Twilight Zone

Sunday, Apr 19, 2015

Taking things all the way to the fifth dimension with a Twilight Zone

9 pm Sunday, April 19 | $12-$20
Dante's 350 W Burnside St. Portland Web | Map

Soul Harmony

Sunday, Apr 19, 2015

In the late 1940's, America's music profile was shifting from Ellington and Sinatra to a little something called R&B. The movement largely rode on the soul-wrenching ballads of a black Baltimor ...

7:30 pm Thursday-Friday, 2 pm and 7:30 pm Saturday, 2 pm Sunday through May 3. | $29.65-$43.95
Brunish Theatre 1111 SW Broadway Portland Map
Also At Sellwood Riverfront Park
There's no more events in Sellwood Riverfront Park
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
comments powered by Disqus
 

Web Design for magazines

Close
Close
Close