A "good times" band, we have "something for everyone" !
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Adriatic Braca T.O.
Adriatic Braca plays a wide variety of music on acoustic string instruments. The beautiful instruments are from the European Balkan Tamburitza family of instruments. The group has performed throughout the USA at annual Tamburitizan music extravaganzas, and the North East USA at ethnic festivals, clubs, bars, dances, and weddings. When playing Irish Gigs they are known as O'Braca , when playing Country/Bluegrass/Fifties/Swing they are known as Buffalo Busted String Band.
Rudy-1st Prim Charlie-1st Brac Mathew-2nd Brac
Milo-Cello MIke - Bugaria
Adriatic Braca officially formed in late 2000, but the members of the group were no strangers to each other, having played together in various combinations over the past 35 years. Adriatic Braca translates in English to "Adriatic Brothers".....Adriatic being the beautiful Adriatic Sea that lies between the Euorpean Balkan countries and Italy.
Their American repertoire includes ..... American Country, Rock'n Roll, Swing, Jazz, and slow dance music.
Their International repertoire includes ..... Ballads & instrumentals from the Balkans - Croatia, Dalmatia, Serbia, Bosnia, and Macedonia, as well as Irish, Itailian, Greek, Spanish, Hungarian, Gypsy, Romanian, Polish, Russian, German, and Kesmer music.
El Cumancero Kansas City Blue Moon of Kty
The group plays for all occastions .... ethnic festivals, wedding receptions & rehersal, anniversary parties, club dances, picnics, and background music for events. You can select the repertoire.... all American, all Balkan, a European mix, or any combination you want.
The group looks forward to entertaining you someday !
With sadness we say good bye to our mentor, our friend, and fellow band member Charlie Smilinich who passed away on October 2, 2013.
We look forward to jamming with him in heaven someday !
Sviraj Charlie !
And now with sadness we say good bye to our bass player Donnie Milosevich.... friend and band member with us in various playing combinations since 1975. Donnie passed Novermber 19, 2013. We will miss you Donnie !!
We know you are playing with Charlie now !
Sviraj Donnie !
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