EJ Fry: Dancing With the Raya Brass Band

Raya Brass BandRaya Brass Band, composed of some of New York City’s finest Balkan musicians, gleefully mashes up the music of Eastern Europe with funky American dance grooves. Since its inception, Raya Brass Band has played at parties, Mardi Gras celebrations, music festivals and impromptu celebrations.

In this podcast we talk with percussionist EJ Fry about their influences and performing style, the new album “Dancing On Roses, Dancing on Cinders”, and the enthusiastic fan base for Balkan music.

Photo Credit: Josephine Decker

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One Response to “EJ Fry: Dancing With the Raya Brass Band”

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