5 W. Cache La Poudre St. (map)
Traditional and contemporary Bulgarian music, performed by the Balkanicus Ensemble. Cellist and artistic director Nickolai Kolarov founded the Balkanicus Ensemble and concert series for Balkan new chamber music in Minnesota in 2003. The series, now in its 11th year, has routinely featured all American premieres and music written especially for him and the ensemble. The ensemble members include Patrick O’Keefe, clarinet; Nikolay Gueorguiev, gadulka; and Jill Dawe, piano. This concert features works by composers Konstantin Iliev and Vassil Kazandjiev.