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Kitka Brings The Music Of Eastern Europe To The Bay

Dec 11, 2019
Thomas Pacha

Kitka is a women's singing ensemble based in Oakland. For more than 35 years, the group has been singing songs drawn from Eastern European vocal traditions. What began as an informal group of singers with a passion for those Eastern European harmonies and rhythms has grown into a critically-acclaimed professional ensemble.

Folk Music & Beyond: Kitka Live!

Nov 16, 2019

Kitka, the renowned Bay Area Balkan women’s ensemble, performs live 3 pm this afternoon on Folk Music & Beyond.

Kitka celebrates their 40th season with their upcoming Wintersongs concert series. This year’s theme is “Weathering the Storm.” On today’s show, they will share some highlights of their forthcoming performances.