English
Français
Deutsch
Español
Български
  Home Contact us Login Register 0 items 11 December 2017
Catalogue Workshop Download Shop Mobile News Pictures Calendar Forum
A Village Fair at Lilkovo
A Village Fair at Lilkovo


read in: English Български
A Village Fair at Lilkovo
5 June 2006 - Lilkovo, Bulgaria
Share   

A big fair was held on 3 June 2006 in the Rhodope village of Lilkovo. The gathering started as of the early morning and went on until late evening. Two bands had the important role of entertaining the people – Brestovitsa, led by the clarinet player Yashko Argirov and, Slavcho Angelov’s band from Brestovitsa called Slavey. The soloists of the bands, Diana Ivanova and Danko Danov, performed some of the visitors’ favourite Rhodope songs.

More than five hundred people danced the Rhodope horo and enjoyed the nice sunny day.

As per the tradition, the fair in the beautiful Rhodope village of Lilkovo is always organised on the first Saturday of June, which is the day of St Konstantin and St Elena according the ancient calendar of the Orthodox Church. Both old and young sang together the eternal Rhodope songs “Bela sam, bela yunache”, “Rufinka bolna legnala”, “Tornal e Todyu na gurbet da odi”, “Listni sa, goro”, “Todyu, lelin Todyu”.



back
print
send to friend
Anton Gardev

Comments
To post comments you should login first. 0 comments, 0 pages | « »
0 comments, 0 pages | « »


Add to Google    Add to My Yahoo!
Top Mp3
Kate, Kate
Kolishar
Rachenitsa
Lazarski bouenets
Ramagane
Vodeno horo
O Gladsome Radiance (Svete tihii)
Boina
Kopcheto
Kiustendilsko horo


Folk Costumes

Folk Costumes
Bulgarian Folk Costumes


Advertisement


©1996-2017, All Rights Reserved, Balkanfolk Ltd.   Newsletter Links Terms of Use
Design and Development by Orange Ideas