S.F USA-Esma 'Queen of Romani Song' to Headline Herdeljezi Music Fest

Kitka is pleased to announce Voice of Roma's 19th annual Herdeljezi Romani Music Festival, featuring the legendary "Queen of Romani Song" Esma Redzepova & The Folk Masters Band from Macedonia in their final U.S. tour. This yearly event organized by Voice of Roma, a human rights advocacy organization dedicated to the promotion of Romani (Gypsy) cultural arts and traditions, celebrates Balkan Romani music, dance and culture. An evening concert and dance party will culminate a series of workshops for singers, instrumentalists and dancers. The Festival takes place Saturday, April 30 inReidenbach Hall at First Congregational Church of Oakland.