Paprika plays at Cheltenham Festivals

Posted
13th July 2013


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8.00pm at Parabola Arts Centre,  Cheltenham GL50 3AA
Tickets: £18

Image courtesy of Paprika website

This electrifying sextet—hailing from Romania, Serbia and the UK—fuse together Eastern European, Balkan, Gypsy and Classical music in a whirlwind performance of frenzied virtuosity. Foot-tapping rhythms and fiery melodies infuse two fast-paced, high-energy sets from this exciting young group. Specialising in bringing rare or lost traditional Balkan music back to life, both the curious listener and the well-versed aficionado are sure to enjoy a host of surprises and fast-paced entertainment.

Recently, the band has developed both its line-up and repertoire, focusing on bringing rare and lost traditional Balkan music back to life. In 2012 the band appeared on BBC World on 3 and Radio 5 Live and was also featured in Channel 4's 'Come Dine With Me'.

Bogdan Vacarescu – Violin
Milos Milivojevic - Accordion
Zivorad Nikolic - Accordion
Vladimir Strkalj - Guitar
James Opstad - Bass
Rastko Rasic - Percussion

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