Music from the Hills (Music)
With John Uhlemann
Sun May 6th 2012 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
Trajce Trenkoski “Penčo Vojvoda oro” from Trajce Trenkoski (MRT) —This show is all music from the former Yugoslav republic of Macedonia, a mainly Slavic-speaking country that also has numbers of Albanians, Roma and TurksBuy it!
Trajce Trenkoski “Eleno oro” from Trajce Trenkoski (MRT) —this dance is done a lot in Northern Bulgaria, but has spread in the last 100 years to FYR Macedonia and is even done in northern GreeceBuy it!
Pece Atanasovski ens. “Ovčepolsko Oro” from Macedonian Dances Of Pece Atanasovski 2 (BM www.bourque/moreau.com 2002) —one of the signature pieces (in 11/8) by the legendary bagpipe player Pece Atanasovski, who actually visited St. Louis about 33 years ago, and is now deceasedBuy it!
Tale Ognenovski i nar. orkestar Golevski-Nančevski “Nevenino oro” from Makedonska Ora (EPY-3851) (Jugoton) —this style is that of radio Skopje and is derived from the urban traditionBuy it!
Stefče Stojkovski “More Mi Stanala” from Macedonian Songs And Dances From Tikvesh Region ((self) www.izvormusic.com 2010) —this song in 7/8 (3+2+2) is in the "izvoren" style as it is currently being played by its greatest contemporary exponentBuy it!
Goran Alački “Blaženo Estradno oro” from Goran Alački (Mister 1995) —In his youth, Goran Alački was a firebrand of the accordion; now he plays in more traditional style, and even has a 3-CD set out with traditional dances.Buy it!
Vaska Ilieva & ans. Stevo Teodosievski “Iznika mi Badem Drvo” from Macedonia (Monitor) —this LP recording from the 1960's, a re-issue of Yugoslav recordings, did more than any other to publicize Slavic Macedonian music in the US. Vaska Ilieva was a very well-know singer in Yugoslavian Macedonia at the time.Buy it!
Milaim Destanovski “Goce Berberot” from Etno Maleš ((self) www.izvormusic.com 2011) —This Macedonian Rom kaval player comes from Berovo and is normally regarded as a resource for traditional material. This is his creative side.Buy it!
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