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Roots Of The Balkan / Ensemble Renaissance


Release Date: 02/18/2003 
Label:  Cpo   Catalog #: 999902   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Renaissance
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 9 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

All selections on this recording are arranged by Dragan Mladjenovic and Ljubomir Dimitrijevic. All selections on this recording are arranged by Dragan Mladjenovic and Ljubomir Dimitrijevic. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Tiny Peppercorn by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Renaissance
Written: Serbia 
Length: 2 Minutes 40 Secs. 
Language: Serbian 
2.
Night Travel Melody by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Renaissance
Written: Serbia 
Length: 2 Minutes 55 Secs. 
3.
High trees have no shade by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Renaissance
Written: Serbia 
Length: 3 Minutes 44 Secs. 
4.
Ostroljanka by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Renaissance
Written: Serbia 
Length: 3 Minutes 53 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is part of a medley which incorporates and shares track and timing with "Polomka" and "Little Gipsy Girl." 
5.
Polomka by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Renaissance
Written: Serbia 
Notes: This selection is part of a medley which incorporates and shares track and
timing with "Ostroljanka" and "Little Gipsy Girl." 
6.
Little Gipsy Girl by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Renaissance
Written: Serbia 
Notes: This selection is part of a medley which incorporates and shares track and
timing with "Ostroljanka" and "Polomka." 
7.
Mary my sweet dove by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Renaissance
Written: Serbia 
Length: 3 Minutes 19 Secs. 
Language: Serbian 
8.
Black earth my sister by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Renaissance
Written: Serbia 
Length: 3 Minutes 16 Secs. 
Language: Serbian 
9.
Hey you, green apple-tree by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Renaissance
Written: Serbia 
Length: 3 Minutes 56 Secs. 
10.
Spring Water by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Renaissance
Written: Serbia 
Length: 2 Minutes 22 Secs. 
Language: Serbian 
11.
The hawk decides where to find some peace by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Renaissance
Written: Serbia 
Length: 2 Minutes 58 Secs. 
Language: Serbian 
12.
Hey you, green willow by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Renaissance
Written: Serbia 
Length: 2 Minutes 24 Secs. 
Language: Serbian 
13.
I did not sleep a wink all night by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Renaissance
Written: Serbia 
Length: 5 Minutes 1 Secs. 
Language: Serbian 
14.
Come the rain, grow the grass by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Renaissance
Written: Serbia 
Length: 2 Minutes 8 Secs. 
Language: Serbian 
15.
The dense fog came down by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Renaissance
Written: Serbia 
Length: 2 Minutes 22 Secs. 
Language: Serbian 
16.
Well-Trodden Stroll by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Renaissance
Written: Serbia 
Length: 4 Minutes 13 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is part of a medley which incorporates and shares track and
timing with "Tangle-Pace Dance," "Small, Sharp-Point Opanaks Dance" and "Polianka." 
17.
Tangle-Pace Dance by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Renaissance
Written: Serbia 
Notes: This selection is part of a medley which incorporates and shares track and
timing with "Well-Trodden Stroll," "Small, Sharp-Point Opanaks Dance" and "Polianka." 
18.
Small, Sharp-Point Opanaks Dance by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Renaissance
Written: Serbia 
Notes: This selection is part of a medley which incorporates and shares track and
timing with "Well-Trodden Stroll," "Tangle-Pace Dance" and "Polianka." 
19.
Polianka by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Renaissance
Written: Serbia 
Notes: This selection is part of a medley which incorporates and shares track and
timing with "Well-Trodden Stroll," "Tangle-Pace Dance" and "Small,
Sharp-Point Opanaks Dance." 
20.
Little Gipsy Girl by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Renaissance
Written: Serbia 
Length: 2 Minutes 46 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is part of a medley which incorporates and shares track and
timing with "Old Dance from Vranje" and "Tangle-Pace Dance." 
21.
Old Dance from Vranje by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Renaissance
Written: Serbia 
Notes: This selection is part of a medley which incorporates and shares track and
timing with "Little Gipsy Girl" and "Tangle-Pace Dance." 
22.
Tangle-Pace Dance by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Renaissance
Written: Serbia 
Notes: This selection is part of a medley which incorporates and shares track and
timing with "Little Gipsy Girl" and "Old Dance from Vranje." 
23.
Small Bagpipe by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Renaissance
Written: Serbia 
Length: 2 Minutes 30 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is part of a medley which incorporates and shares track and
timing with "Variety Oro." 
24.
Variety Oro by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Renaissance
Written: Serbia 
Notes: This selection is part of a medley which incorporates and shares track and
timing with "Small Bagpipe." 
25.
Polomka by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Renaissance
Written: Serbia 
Length: 6 Minutes 34 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is part of a medley which incorporates and shares track and
timing with "Sekuritchanka," "Tiny-Pace," "Ostroljanka," "Ressava," "Sharitch Wheel Dance" and "Polianka." 
26.
Sekuritchanka by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Renaissance
Written: Serbia 
Notes: This selection is part of a medley which incorporates and shares track and
timing with "Polomka," "Tiny-Pace," "Ostroljanka," "Ressava," "Sharitch Wheel Dance" and "Polianka." 
27.
Tiny-Pace by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Renaissance
Written: Serbia 
Notes: This selection is part of a medley which incorporates and shares track and
timing with "Polomka," "Sekuritchanka," "Ostroljanka," "Ressava," "Sharitch Wheel Dance" and "Polianka." 
28.
Ostroljanka by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Renaissance
Written: Serbia 
Notes: This selection is part of a medley which incorporates and shares track and
timing with "Polomka," "Sekuritchanka," "Tiny-Pace," "Ressava," "Sharitch Wheel Dance" and "Polianka." 
29.
Ressava by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Renaissance
Written: Serbia 
Notes: This selection is part of a medley which incorporates and shares track and
timing with "Polomka," "Sekuritchanka," "Tiny-Pace," "Ostroljanka,"
"Sharitch Wheel Dance" and "Polianka." 
30.
Sharitch Wheel Dance by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Renaissance
Written: Serbia 
Notes: This selection is part of a medley which incorporates and shares track and
timing with "Polomka," "Sekuritchanka," "Tiny-Pace," "Ostroljanka,"
"Ressava" and "Polianka." 
31.
Polianka by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Renaissance
Written: Serbia 
Notes: This selection is part of a medley which incorporates and shares track and
timing with "Polomka," "Sekuritchanka," "Tiny-Pace," "Ostroljanka,"
"Ressava" and "Sharitch Wheel Dance." 
32.
The maiden puts the grapevine in by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Renaissance
Written: Serbia 
Length: 3 Minutes 12 Secs. 
Language: Serbian 
33.
Butcher's Wheel Dance by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Renaissance
Written: Serbia 
Length: 2 Minutes 47 Secs. 
34.
Jugglers' Play by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Renaissance
Written: Serbia 
Length: 2 Minutes 15 Secs. 
35.
Maidens' Wheel Dance by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Renaissance
Written: Serbia 
Length: 2 Minutes 31 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Sitan biber (Tiny Peppercorn)
Nocna putnicka melodija (Night Travel Melody)
Visoko drvo, 'lad nema (High Trees have no Shade)
Ostroljanka, Polomka, Ciganicica (Ostroljanka, Polomka Dance, Little Gipsy Girl)
Marijo, deli, bela kumrijo (Ah! Mary My Sweet Dove)
Crna zemljo, sestro (Black Earth My Sister)
Oj, jabuko, zeleniko (Hey You! Green Apple Tree)
Izvor voda izvirase (Spring Water)
Soko bira, gde ce naci mira (The Hawk Decides Where to Find Some Peace)
Oj, mori vrbo, zelena (Hey You! Green Willow)
Svunoc mi sanak ne dodje (I Did Not Sleep a Wink All Night)
Kisa pada, trava raste (Come to Rain, Grow the Grass)
Gusta mi magla padnala (The Dense Fog Came Down)
Stara setnja - Zavrzlama - Siljcici-Opancici - Poljanka
Cigancica - Stara vranjanka - Zavrzlama (Little Gipsy Girl - Old Dance from Vranje - Tangle-Pace Dan: ce)
Gajdica - Sareno oro (Small bagpipe - Variety Oro)
Prolomka - Sekuricanka - Sitnis - Ostroljanka - Resavka - Sarivcevo kolo - Poljanka (Prolomka - Seku: ritchanka - Tiny-Pace - Ressava - Sharitich Wheel Dance - Polianka)
Sadila moma lojze (The Maiden Puts the Grapevine in)
Kasapsko kolo (Butcher's Wheel Dance)
Skomraska igra (Juggler's Play)
Devojacko kolo (Maidens Wheel Dance)

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