18 February 2019

The song "Dilmano, dilbero" in performance of the children from Vocal group "Shareni manista" from the town of Pirdop is the "Song of the 2018" at the "Balkan folk" TV show. 

The group is directed by Mariyana Varbanova and they are participants in the festivals and championships held under the aegis of EAFF. In 2018, the group from Pirdop won the Golden medal and Nomination for the Grand prix of the VIIIth World Championship of Folklore 'World folk" as well as the special award of the European Association of Folklore Festivals - EAFF

According to the viewers' votes, the second position is for the song "Pofalil se mlad Vitan" in performance of Male folklore vocal group "Rusalii" from Bachevo village. 

In 2018, the third place is for Hristina Anastasova and Desislava Koleva at "Rodopi" Thrace association - Asenovgrad and their song "Ayda, ayda".

There are two encouraging awards - for performance of authentic songs and for performance of processed song. 

In the "Authentic song" category, the winners are the girls from Folklore group "Slaveyche" at "Kl. Ohridski" Community center - Osenovlag village. The song is named "Buhal buha". 

Processed song that won the second encouraging award is named "Sednala Ginka" and it is performed by Female folklore choir "Pletenitsa" at "Savremennik 1986" Community center - Plovdiv. 

The songs of the 12th months which were included in the "Song of the year" ranking are once again presented in the 934 issue of the TV show of Eurofolk TV: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HwuZTksY0pU

You can vote for the monthly rankings of the "Balkan folk" show in 2019 on the e-mail or on the phone. The e-mail is: balkanfolk@eurofolk.com and the tel. number is: +359 62623464.