Orkestar Banitsa is a folk dance band specializing in the music of the Balkans: Bulgaria, Macedonia, Serbia, Croatia, Albania and Greece. The band features Becky Ashenden on accordion and percussion, Addie Rose Holland on clarinet and vocals, Gawain Thomas on accordion, Barbara Blumenthal on Bulgarian tambura, and Joe Blumenthal on bass. Their music ranges from upbeat, high energy dance tunes to beautiful slow ballads, in a variety of exotic time signatures.
A link to the streaming event will be posted here on Friday, April 30. We will look forward to seeing you then!
Mark Your Calendars!
NCMC is proud to present a series of fantastic online concerts this spring and summer. Donations benefit the Music Center's programs and scholarship fund.
Special thanks to the following sponsors for their support.
Academic Year 2020-2021
Mon 9/7/20 - CLOSED - Labor Day
Mon 9/14/20 - First Day Of Lessons
Mon 10/12/20 - CLOSED - Indigenous Peoples Day
Tue 11/3/20 - CLOSED - Election Day
Wed 11/25/20 to Sun 11/29/20 - CLOSED - Thanksgiving Break
Wed 12/23/20 to Sun 1/3/21 - CLOSED - Holiday Break
Mon 1/18/21 - CLOSED - Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Mon 2/15/21 - CLOSED - President’s Day
Mon 2/15/21 to Sat 2/20/21 - CLOSED - Mid-Winter Break (open for make-up lessons only)
Mon 4/19/21 to Sat 4/24/21 - CLOSED - Spring Break (open for make-up lessons only)
Sat 5/29/21 to Mon 5/31/21 - CLOSED - Memorial Day Weekend
LAST LESSON DAYS:
Mondays - 6/14/21
Tuesdays - 6/1/21
Wednesdays - 6/9/21
Thursdays - 6/10/21
Fridays - 6/11/21
Saturdays - 6/19/21
Note: Snow closings may extend the term beyond these dates.
Students are expected to be available through the month of June for make-up lessons.