Orkestar Bez Ime is Bulgarian for “orchestra without a name.” The local group formed in 2002 to bring Balkan dance music to the Upper Midwest. It performs across the country with a repertoire that reaches from Albania to the Ukraine, with plenty of stops in-between. For more information, visit rogaria.com. This Live from Minnesota segmenta was produced for KFAI by Daniel Zamzow.
We'll hear about The Valentine's Project, where you can commission personal poetic valentines for your beloved — a collaboration between On The Commons and JoyFace Poetry and Arts Collective, with guests Camille Gage, Manager of Arts-based Outreach and Engagement for On The Commons, a Commons Movement Strategy Center, Poet Paula Cisewski and Artist Jack Walsh, Founders of JoyFace Poetry and Arts Collective and Kate Bailey of Fox Egg Gallery. (Deadline is February 8th to get in your request!).