SHERIDAN — On Friday and Saturday, Worlds of Music, a nonprofit program supported by the Wyoming Arts Council, will present a series of performances, a workshop, a talk and a community dance, held at various locations in Buffalo.
All events will feature Orkestar Zirkonium, a 15 piece pan-Balkan wind, percussion and vocal ensemble from Seattle, Wash.
The events are free and open to the general public.
On Friday at 12:45 p.m. at the Buffalo Senior Center located at 671 W. Fetterman Dr., Buffalo, the band will perform and talk about their music.
Beginning at 7 p.m. they will travel Buffalo’s Main Street from the restaurant Up In Smoke, to the Clear Creek Brewing Company, to the Occidental Hotel Saloon.
On Saturday, a workshop will be offered at the Cowboy Carousel Art Center from 10:30 a.m. to noon and again from 1-2:30 p.m. The workshop is open to all instrumentalists to practice Eastern European music and participants will be given the opportunity to perform at a dance that evening.
At 8 p.m. the band will perform at a dance at the Buffalo American Legion Hall located at 18 Veterans Ave., Buffalo. The band members will also teach a variety of circle and line dances that are traditionally done at weddings and community celebrations in Eastern Europe.
For more information on the performances or to register for the workshop call 684-2194 or 217-0028.