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2/15/2005 4:27:03 AM

Maria Koleva is just 22 years old. She is born in one of the most beautiful spots in Bulgaria - town of Karlovo, located in the amazing Rose Valley. She has published overseas her first album of BG folklore music, called "Right from the Source".The CD presents Thracian area folklore music and is extremely popular all over the States.

Maria has been raised in the musical family of Donka and Nikolay Kolev. Later she graduated from the Music School of Shiroka Laka, with Major "Singing". In 1998, Maria and her parents all moved to live in New York, USA. The three of them formed a folklore group called "Balkanski Glasove" (i.e. Balkan Voices), which has gained great popularity in the States...

 

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