Spring 2017
From the Editor

Finding time to read the good stuff.

By Julie Lancaster

We know you’re inundated with information—especially this year, as the national and international news brings ever more amazing, or appalling, things to read about. But we know our community’s interest in the music and dance we study runs deep. Continue Reading

In Memoriam

In Memoriam

By Kef Times Staff, Spring 2017

In this issue we honor two giants in our community and beyond who died in 2016: Vassil Bebelekov, gajda player and teacher, and Esma Redžepova, singer, teacher and humanitarian.

Vassil Bebelekov

By Craig Kurumada, Spring 2017

Esma Redžepova

By Carol Silverman, Spring 2017

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