|AMALA School for Romani culture is proud to offer a very rare window into real Romani culture and courses you will find nowhere else.Located in the picturesque Serbian hills in the town of Valjevo, 100 kilometers southwest of Belgrade, the Amala School for Roma (Gypsy) and Serbian music, dance and language presents the unique opportunity to discover Romani and Serbian culture in an authentic setting.|
We offer 7- and 14-day sessions throughout the summer. While at the school, students benefit from the unforgettable experience of total immersion into the culture. Students live in a Romani-Serbian household, see daily life and dine on traditional cuisine. The days are filled with lively local music, excursions and trips to family celebrations in nearby villages. Local professional teachers and performers conduct the lessons. The school’s faculty use traditional teaching methods, and music and vocal students learn by ear.Romani music classes are designed for all levels
Romani (Gypsy) language classes are designed for beginners and give the extremely rare chance to learn this beautiful language.
Roma dance in the Balkan style is taught for beginners.
Workshop dates for 2013
Original author of the song is Dusko Petrovic. Dusko Petrovic wrote, compose and song for the very first time Cororo at 1969. Here is the sample sing by Romanian Roma singer Nicolae Guta