The Humboldt Folk Dancers are blessed with an abundance of talented musicians providing live music for our dance parties! We hope to meet again to play once the pandemic has passed!
The Balkan Yurt Orkestra was created following the Balkan Music Meetup classes held at the Creative Sanctuary in Arcata.
Current members include:
Chubritza International Folk Band was founded in 1993 in Arcata.
Current members (left to right):
The EthniKs are led by Guy Smith. The members are various musicians of the Humboldt community.
Highlights from Parties and Events
BULGARIKA, a virtuosic ensemble led by Donka and Nikolay Kolev, appear annually in Humboldt County, offering a public workshop and lessons in traditional Bulgarian music.
In 2019, they played a concert at Synapsis in Eureka. Here are some of the highlights. This video will be added soon!