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Join Dokki, Big Dan and Prsti (that’s Andy Dokmanovich, Dan Jovanovich and Steve Wagner for those not nickname savvy) for some low key acoustic sounds and a laid back Srpska Noc. Music will start upon completion of an Exec Board Meeting. This Friday night 10/24/2014 at 10pm
DJ host NIckola Vranesevic show is now posted if you missed his live broadcast.
Serbian sounds of music radio shows are now posted for your pleasure to download. If you enjoy the music and the show. Please consider a tax deductible donation. Our radio show is now sponsored and paid for by our 501(c)3 foundation.
AMERICAN SERBIAN CLUB Presents
Saturday, October 18, 2014
South Side Works Cinema Theatre
Reception/Dinner/Dance following at the
American Serbian Club, 2524 Sarah Street, Southside
Movie/Reception/Dinner/Dance Package – $25
Movie only- $15
Post Dinner Dance – $5
Music by Srpski Sinovi Orchestra
Half a million people descend upon the tiny Serbian Village, Guca, for the 50th anniversary of the world’s largest trumpet festival. Brasslands is an 84-minute documentary that chronicles the cultural and musical collisions through the personal journeys of 3 musicians – American, Serbian and Roma – whose lives are bound to Balkan brass music for very different reasons.
You don’t want to miss this special showing guaranteed to have you tapping your feet, dancing in your seat and booking your plane ticket to next year’s festival! You can preview the documentary here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2YG1IseZGkU or visit their website at www.brasslands.com.
Join us! Tickets can be purchased from the following individuals and additional information can be found on the Club’s Facebook Page.
Linda Jovanovich – 412-215-9256, email@example.com
Dushie Mamula – 412-420-7997, firstname.lastname@example.org
George Topich – 412.847.0822, email@example.com
Plenty of public parking is available at the South Side Works Parking Garage at the corner of Sidney and 26th streets, just 2 short blocks from the Club.
This Sunday, September 28th, stop in at the club on your way home from the TAA Extravanganza Survival party and help us celebrate with our club members who were honored over the weekend and share your favorite weekend highlights!
Pobeda will be playing starting at 6:30 PM until 9:30 PM.
Admission is only $5.00!
Can’t wait to see you there!
The members of Sviraj are life-long friends who grew up together in an ethnically diverse steel town in Pennsylvania. They learned the music of their culture and others through many, many performances, jam sessions and encounters with folk musicians from the ethnic communities in the United States and the Balkans.
Lenny Tepsich (Celo, Dumbek, Vocals) of Serbian and Croation descent first played tambura with the St. Nicholas Junior Tamburitzans in Steelton in 1970. He played with a variety of tambura groups including the Balkan Brothers and Jorgovan. He’s been featured at balkan music dance camps and international folk festivals around the country. Lenny is also nationally recognized as singer/songwriter and children’s performer Mr. Music®. In addition to motivating kids through music, he is able to share his culture with his young audiences.
Chris Radanovic (Bass, Vocals) of Serbian descent, has been performing for over 15 years. He holds a Master of Arts degree in Performance from the University of Iowa. He has performed a wide range of genres from classical and musical theater to jazz and popular music. Chris also currently performs with the Central Pennsylvania Symphony Orchestra, the Center Stage Opera Company, and the St. Lawrence Adult Tamburitzans, all located in the Harrisburg, PA area.
Mike “Misko” Furjanic (Violin, Tamburica, Vocals) of Croatian descent, has been performing for over 25 years. As a child, Mike was taught to play the violin by his mother, who instructed him in several eastern European fiddle styles. Mike is currently the music director of Kolo Grupa “Marian” of Steelton, Pa., and he has performed with Croatian folk ensembles throughout the US, Canada, and Croatia. Mike has played and recorded with groups that perform styles of music ranging from classical to country and folk to rock.
Danilo Yanich (Bugarija, Accordion, Vocals) of Serbian descent, has performed for over 25 years. He is on the teaching staff of Balkan Music and Dance Camps and past president of the national board of the East European Folklife Center. He holds a Ph.D. in Urban Affairs & Public Policy and has published articles on Balkan politics. He is the director of the Graduate Program at the School of Urban Affairs & Public Policy, University of Delaware .
Don’t miss this lecture Monday 2/24/2014 7 PM
open link for Flyer. University of Pittsburgh, Cathedral of Learning, Yugoslav Nationality Room