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Folk Ensemble

By Dick Oakes


THIS IS HISTORICAL INFORMATION ONLY

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Zdravitsa was a Santa Barbara, California performing group that was started by Bill Fishman in 1975. Bill directed and Bob Holda managed.

In 1979, Bill moved to Seattle and the group continued for a while under the direction of Bob.

In addition to Bob Holda and Bill Fishman (photo at right), some of the members were Jesse Acuna, Bruno Bardini, Tony Biedle, Kathi German Burrelsman, Marsha Daurghty, Kim Goforth, Kathleen Lewis, Andre Peterhans, Kate Price, Sue Rodearmel, Kris Rusnik, and Susan Soria. Some of the members went on to join the AMAN Folk Ensemble.


Zdravitsa Bob Holda and Bill Fishman

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Zdravitsa at Naval Air Station Santa Barbara Zdravitsa at Kolo Festival 1976 Zdravitsa Kate Price Plaka Float Santa Barbara

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