Nicolae Feraru


Nicolae Feraru (b. 1950) was awarded the National Heritage Fellowship by the National Endowment for the Arts in 2013.  A musician’s musician, he is a brilliant cimbalom player who has triumphed over great hardship.  Feraru was born to a large Roma (Gypsy) family of lautari (musicians) in Bucharest, Romania.  His father played the cobza, a lute, and the tambal mic, … Read More