ORCHESTRA BALSIKA WON THE 1.PRIZE

From April 28th to May 2nd European Music Festival for Young People took place in town Neerpelt, Belgium. There was 3000 young musicians from 21 countries gathered for the Festival. Our orchestra, BalsiKa, participated in Category for folk music, free style and other instruments. We presented ourselves with six compositions in our arrangement, and those are Zuhrino kolo, Gankino oro, Kalajdžijsko kolo, Train de 7:40h, Le Tube and Bajo’s song. As only representatives from our country, we are proud to …

Peace Event Sarajevo & Kid’s Festival

From 6th until 8th June, members of Association akustikUm and orchestra BalsiKa from Tuzla and Strasbourg (France) visited Sarajevo. These three musical days started with a performance at Peace Event Sarajevo 2014 where they closed the opening ceremony with a big applause. If we quote the Press release from the opening ceremony, it wouldn’t sound so modest, more like: “the lively rhythms of the young musicians of the group BalsiKa full of strength, vitality and positive energy have thrilled the national …

BalsiKa 4 Dundurum

Sometimes human stupidity is just a fact. Only wars on the news, money corrupting everything, people killing each other and destroying their planet. And sometimes comes up a tiny miracle, like a secret in the palm of my hand and it pushes me to believe in “la vie en rose.” Rose, like the Vercors’s cliffs pinked by sunrise in this small village of Gresse en Vercors. There we are, after an almost non ending journey for some, with our utopian …