Music from the Hills (Music)
With John Uhlemann
Sun Sep 19th 2010 4.00pm–6.00pm
R=listener request. N=music new at the station. L=local music. Your purchases using the Buy it! links
Time zone: central
Banat Tamburitza Orchestra “Malo Kolo”
from The Banat Tamburitza Orchestra (Festival Records) —This group was one of the first to form in the US from immigrant musicians. They were born in a Serbian village in what is now Romania, but came to the US and founded this group in 1912 in Elizabeth, New Jersey
Banat Tamburitza Orchestra “Veliko Kolo”
from The Banat Tamburitza Orchestra (Festival Records) —The name means "The Great Kolo" because it was done only by the better dancers. Like Elgar's "Enigma Variations", there is a basic structure, but no one ever actually danced it - only one's personal interpretation of it, all done in a shoulder hold.
Steve Vesolich with the Duquesne University Tamburitzans “Osman Aga”
from Kolo (Du-Tam (LP)) —songs about the times of the Ottoman Empire were common in the early repertoire - this is one of those
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