Dirbg.us is committed to promote Bulgarian Folklore and traditions among North Americans and Bulgarian community. Dirbg.us will attempt to bring to your attention and inform you about any event that includes folklore groups from Bulgaria or local events with participation of Bulgarian Folklore groups.In order to do so we count on you, also to contact us with timely information about the event.Those groups very often includes mostly Americans and Canadians who had fallen in love with Bulgarian dances and music. Dirbg.us is intended to become a bridge between those groups in order to help everyone to keep Bulgarian Folklore and traditions around and get more fen.
Bulgaria is famous for its wonderful folk music that is so noteworthy that it was sent into space by NASA. The most exciting folklore festivals in Bulgaria are those in Koprivshtitza and in Predela. Through the music, singing and dancing you will touch the unique Bulgarian folklore art. You could not forget this experience.
The uniqueness of Bulgarian Folk Dances
Питат ме мамо в село момите
Bulgarian folk dances display complex choreography. They have been created over the course of centuries and have been improved and refined. The group dances are either in a circle, or in a line usually twisting to the right.
Bulgarian Folk Music
Димитро, сино Димитро
Regional styles abound in Bulgaria. Dobrudzha, Sofia, Rhodopes, Macedonia, Thrace and the Danube shore all have distinctive sounds.Bulgarian folk has achieved worldwide acclaim and is even transmitted into space. There are over 70,000 folk songs in Bulgaria and dances to accompany them.