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Rank #6 US Santa Fe, NM Folk / Balkan / World


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Sounds Like: Beirut, Kitka, Balkan Beat Box, SHEL, Slavic Soul Party

Label: Independent

Bio: We are a group of women putting a contemporary spin on music from Eastern Europe, a region generally known as the Balkans. The music is unique to the western ear in that it uses odd time signatures as well as eastern scales and tonalities. Rumelia’s repertoire is derived from the traditional and... See Full Bio

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Rumelia has a show on 09/06/2014 at 07:00 PM @ Duel Brewing in Santa Fe, NM http://www.reverbnation.com/q/51uv9i #concert


““This trio of young women play the music of the balkans (Albania, Turkey, Greece, Macedonia, and Bulgaria) with style, skill, and precision. Sitara Schauer is a fiddler with violinistic chops, but a real sense of regional nuance. She gets a rich tone when called for and knows when more of an edge is needed. Nicolle Jensen on lead vocals and doumbek, riq, and frame drum percussion, and Deborah Ungar on accordion and clarinet are very skilled and know this music intimately. The vocals are both sharp and sweet, and sound true to the traditions represented. This recording is a most enjoyable listen, and makes me want to catch them live when I have my dancing shoes with me.””
— Kevin Carr, Fiddler Magazine
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Q: I want to know your August, september, or october schedule.
A: I'm so sorry we haven't gotten back to you sooner! We have been busy, but would love to talk with you soon. email me at bookings: nicollesings@gmail.com!

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