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Welcome to the Radost Folk Ensemble

Sidney Deering Honored with the 2014 Gordon Ekvall Tracie Memorial Award

Seattle, March, 2014. Radost's artistic director, Sidney Deering, is the recipient of the 2014 Gordon Ekvall Tracie Memorial Award, given each year since 1990 by the Ethnic Heritage Council. The award is given to an ethnic performing artist who has made significant contributions to the development and presentation of the traditional arts in the local Seattle community.

Sidney will be honored at the 32nd Annual Ethnic Heritage Council Awards Dinner, Friday, March 28, 2014, celebrated at Nordic Heritage Museum, 3014 NW 67th St., Seattle, WA 98117. Tickets: $50. Pre-Paid Reservations Only. Reservation Deadline: Monday, March 24. Call (206) 443-1410 or visit www.ethnicheritagecouncil.org to make your reservation.




Radost - "Joy" in all the Slavic languages - has presented on stage the dance, music and song of Eastern Europe throughout the Pacific Northwest since 1976. The Radost Folk Ensemble brings color, energy and the precision of ethnic culture to the concert stage.

The Radost repertoire includes the traditions of Croatia, Macedonia, Bulgaria, Romania, Hungary, Bosnia, Ukraine, and Russia, with the splendor of authentic costumes, and live music on traditional instruments. Radost brings vitality and joy to every concert, school assembly and festival performance.

The Radost Young Dancers Program meets most Sundays from 3:00 - 4:00
Children ages 5 - 10 are welcome
eXit Space Dance Studio
414 72th Ave NE, near Greenlake
Join Us!

 

 
Pesme I Igre Iz Međimurje - Northwest Folklife Festival (2010)
Pesme I Igre Iz Međimurje
Songs and Dances of Međimurje, Croatia
Pesme I Igre Iz Međimurje - Northwest Folklife Festival (2010)
 
Krivo Horo - Northwest Folklife Festival (2011)
  Dunava ChoirRadost DancersOrkestar RTW  
Krivo Horo - Northwest Folklife Festival (2011)
Bulgarian Cultural Showcase - Northwest Folklife Festival 2011 - Bagley Wright Theater - Krivo Horo
 
 
Lički Tanci - Dances from Lika, Dalmatia, Croatia


Radost CD: Heirloom


Radost DVD: 30th Anniv. Concert

Radost CD: Heirloom  CD Artists:
  • The Radost Ensemble
  • Orkestar RTW
  • Radost Bitov Ensemble
  • Vardar
  • Košava
  • Dave & the Dalmatians.
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Radost DVD: 30th Anniversary Concert  DVD Artists:
  • The Radost Ensemble
  • Orkestar RTW
  • Dunava
  • Bokreta
  • Georgi & Yordanka Ilievi
  • Dave & the Dalmatians.
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