Gypsy Devils (Slovakia)
Gypsy Devils is the name of a unique combination of musicians who has reached something what was reached only by a few in the Central Europe since 1991. The academic and professional audience considers Gypsy Devils to be one of the best world orchestras in the category Ethno and World Music and they are also very popular among broad public at home as well as abroad.
Gypsy Devils are bringing original works, nobly arrangements, unusual musical combinations and new image. Tradition is enriched by their cooperation with symphonic orchestras, where they very skilfully combine classical pieces with other musical genres, such as jazz, ethno, flamenco, or Gypsy music by adding extraordinary virtuosity that is an integral part of the artistic character of the Gypsy Devils.
Orchestra has performed at 5 continents and in 35 countries in the world – USA, Australia, Canada, Japan, China, South Korea, Mexico,.. and Europe. Prestigious concert stages where the orchestra performed include Berlin Philharmonics, Komische Oper-Berlin, Kozerthaus-Berlin, Royal Opera House-London, Hans Max Saal-Munich, Smetanova síň-Prague, Konzert und Kongressaal-Luzern, Concert Hall-Melbourne, Goldener Saal-Musikverein-Vienna, Is Sanat Hall-Istanbul, Culture Palaise -Novosibirsk...EXPO Zaragoza 2008, EXPO Shanghai 2010, Winter Olympics-Vancouver 2010, Summer Olympics London 2012,
The orchestra cooperates with many top symphonic orchestras, conductors, singers and instrumentalists of various musical genres - Gypsy Kings, Paul Gulda & Vienna string quartet, Kammerphilharmonie Bremen, Symphony orchestra of Cyprus Nicosia, Symphony orchestra of Athens...