Dragi Spasovski, Macedonian Songs
Friday , Feb 27, 2009 • 8:00 PM • $15 Children free
Dragi Spasovski & The MehanatonesAn Evening of Traditional Macedonian Song and Dance featuring famed Macedonian singer, Dragi Spasovski who was born in the small village of Studena Bara, near Kumanovo, 25 km from Skopje.He will be accompanied by the Mehanatones.The Mehanatones:Bill Cope - oud, gajda, tambura & accordion
Pat Mac Swyney - kaval, ney & trumpet
Brian Fox - tambura & electric baritone guitar
Dan Auvil - tupan, darabuka & dajre with Special Guest: David Bilides - kaval & tambura
Food available from 6PM by Hristo Kolev.
For those who would like to know, but don't yet:
oud = short-necked, fretless lute
tambura = long-necked, two-course fretted lute
kaval & ney = end-blown flutes
tupan, darabuka & daire = large two-headed drum, hand drum & frame drum, respectively
accordion = I think everyone knows this one -- play one, go to jail
trumpet = and everyone knows this one -- no idea why no one goes to jail for playing it!
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