Catalogue No: M060104923
ISMN: 9790060104923
Shop Product Code: 126229P
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ISBN: 9780851622729

Status: Usually despatched within 24 - 48 hours

Editor: Huws Jones, Edward

Series: Fiddler Collections

Department: Strings - Violin

Instrumentation: Violin

Publisher: Boosey & Hawkes (London)

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Discover the exotic and vibrant sounds of Bosnian folk music.  Sevdah combines Turkish and gypsy music in a musical style perfectly suited to the violin.Traditional music from Bosnia. A flexible format and extra optional parts makes these ideal for solos, duets, or a larger folk band. The violin part comes with optional easy violin part and guitar chords.


Contents, Sound Samples and Reviews

  • A Hero's Farewell
  • Biba's Sorrow
  • My Cavalier
  • On the Balcony
  • Sarajevo
  • The Dragon of Bosnia
  • The Nightingale
  • The River at Visegrad
  • The Sultan's Throne
  • Yellow Quinces

"A good introduction to gypsy style music with a distinct Eastern European flavour.  A charming collection"
European String Teachers Association, August 1997

"A fascinating picture of the musical language that has sprung from a largely Turkish and Muslim urban culture.   Splendidly strong and individual songs"
Music Teacher, March 1998