YERBA BUENA GARDENS FESTIVAL: Kitka

The women in Kitka are fearless sonic explorers, and you can hear their intrepid spirit in every haunting song. Over nearly four decades the eight-women Oakland ensemble has developed a vast, breathtaking repertoire of traditional songs from the Balkans, Caucasus and Slavic lands, as well as new material composed for the group drawing on those traditional vocal practices. Traveling to rural communities in Armenia and Bulgaria, Ukraine and Georgia, they’ve gathered songs and communed with elders who are often the last links to centuries-old traditions. The ravishing textures of the women’s voices, unearthly cadences, angular rhythms and unfamiliar languages make Kitka’s performances an enthralling experience.

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BELMONT: Hungarian Heritage Festival

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ROMANIAN FILM FESTIVAL 2017

Dilemmas, Decisions, Destinies
Films | Guests | Program

April 20 – 25, 2017

Stanford University
UC Berkeley
San Francisco State University

free event, open to the public

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TRAVEL: Insurance for Visiting Parents

Health Insurance For Parents Visiting USA

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HAYWARD: Romanian Wooden Churches

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Director: Kiki Vasilescu
Producer: Cristina Iordache

Sunday, January 15, 2017 | 2PM

Casa Romana, 26050 Kay Ave, Hayward

In Romanian with English subtitles
Q&A session with producer Cristina Iordache
FREE EVENT

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SAN FRANCISCO: One Found Sound

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Tuesday, December 6

Heron Arts, San Francisco

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CASA ROMANA: ALEGERI PARLAMENTARE

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