Project formed in Porto in September 2020, as a result of the passion for music of the Balkans and of the Middle East, which brought together musicians from Portugal, Chile, Germany, Poland and Syria, who currently live and create at Porto.

Since the beginning, the aim of the band is not only to reproduce traditional themes, but also to enrich the tradition with their own experiences with the sound heritage that each one brought from their environment. The band believes that music is one of the best ways to cross borders and find similarities in differences.

Balklavalhau’s concert is a sound journey through the countries of Eastern Europe, but on board we will also find Latin, Arab, Slav and Portuguese influences.


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