Zurgo (Hungary)

(17.07.2013, 7:00 PM, Magazyn Kultury | Kolanko No 7)

(WORKSHOPS: Hungarian traditional dances: 17.07.2013, 5:00-6:30 PM, Magazyn Kultury | Kolanko No. 7)

 

They are a band of traditional music, inspired by „Csango” traditions of the Hungarian minority living in Romania. The group, consisting of musicians and dancers, comes from Budapest and is involved in not only reconstruction of old music traditions of Transylvania, but also performing practises, which has effected in solo albums of the band, participation in international music projects and concerting at the most important world music festivals in Europe.

 

Band members:

Lidia Draskoczy – violin

Agnes Enyedi – vocals

Felix Benke – percussion instruments, tilinko

Laszlo Nemeth – koboz

Csaba Sofalvi Kiss – fujara (Slovak pipe), kaval, tilinko

Attila Fulop – dancing