ORO! Orkestra - Turko-Balkan Dance Musik

ORO! Orkestra plays the wild and beautiful folk dance music
of Bulgaria, Macedonia, Greece and Turkey.

ORO! Orkestra is based in Wolfville, Nova Scotia, Canada and is directed by musician
Ken Shorley and dancer Heidi Kalyani.

Watch "3 1/2 Minutes with ORO!" (demo video):



Listen to ORO! Orkestra Dem-O's:


The Orkestra includes the following players:
Joe Armstrong (violin, voice)
Marc Blumberg (accordion, mandolin, flugelhorn, voice)
Cailun Campbell (double bass)
Eugene Cormier (guitar)
Nick Dunfield (soprano sax, clarinet)
Liam Elliot (accordion, frame drum, voice)
Susan Hauer (voice)
Heidi Kalyani (dance leader)
David Mangle (tuba, trombone)
Sarah McCabe (violin, voice)
Ariana Nasr (soprano sax, voice)
Ken Shorley (davul, darabuka, saz, voice)
Nicole Stanson (trumpet, voice)



ORO! at Deep Roots Music Festival (Sept 2013)


Watch us on YouTube!

Our Next Event!

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Halifax's Gypsophilia

Please join ORO! for a special party on FRIDAY MARCH 7th. ORO! and Gypso at the Old O!

Join the Facebook event:

Tickets are $20 at the door


Learn to Dance
ORO! Orkestra Style

Join Heidi on Monday evenings as she shares some stylish moves to go with some of ORO's grooves!
Runs until March 31st
6:30 - 7:45 pm
Wolfville Curling Club
$5 (per night)

Bring your friends!


To keep track of us, like us on Facebook, or watch for posters around town!



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