1.References of Romani Music

1.1

Title Gypsy Folk Songs From Hungary
Artist, nationalityDate Varga Gusztáv, Hungarian
1987
FormatLanguage Album
English
Other interesting information
Web link (if applicable) http://www.hungarotonmusic.com/world/gypsy-folk-songs-p2732.html

 

 

1.2

Title The Roma In Serbia – Balkan Musical Archive Volume 1
Artist, nationalityDate Different musicians, Serbia
2001
FormatLanguage CD
Romani language
Other interesting information
Web link (if applicable) http://www.discogs.com/Tsiganes-The-Roma-In-Serbia-Balkan-Musical-Archive-Volume-1/release/5664377

 

 

 

1.3

Title Staré cikánské písně (Old Gypsy Songs)
Artist, nationalityDate Ida Kelarova, Czech
1998
FormatLanguage CD
Romani language
Other interesting information
Web link (if applicable) http://kelarova.com/en/cd-old-gypsy-songs

 

 

1.4

Title Karačoňa giľa
Artist, nationalityDate Various artists, Slovak
2003
FormatLanguage CD
Romani language
Other interesting information It is a very unique album consisting of Roma songs with Christmas theme. It is believed that there are not too many Roma Christmas songs. Although, Roma Christmas songs have been influenced by Slovak folk and contain elements of religious Christmas songs, this collection is an example of exclusive Roma Christmas music.
Web link (if applicable) Possible to purchase at: http://www.zudro.sk/?page_id=323

 

 

 

 

 

 

1.5

Title Sako džanel
Artist, nationalityDate Ida Kelarova, Slovak/Czech
2012
FormatLanguage Song
Romani language
Other interesting information One of many amazing songs by Ida Kelarova, the most popular Slovak/Czech Roma singer.
Web link (if applicable) http://kelarova.com/cs/album-%C5%A1unen-savore

 

 

1.6

Title Manolo Caracol – Una historia del cante flamenco
Artist, nationalityDate Manolo Caracol, Spanish
2009
FormatLanguage Double CD (Remastered)
Spanish
Other interesting information
Web link (if applicable)

 

 

1.7

Title Camarón nuestro
Artist, nationalityDate Camarón de la Isla, Spanish
1994
FormatLanguage CD
Spanish
Other interesting information This CD is compilation of live recordings of Camarón accompanied on guitar by Tomatito
Web link (if applicable) Possible to purchase at:https://www.flamenco-world.com/tienda/producto/camaron-nuestro-%282-cds%29/2711/

 

 

1.8

Title Grabaciones discos pizarra. 1940
Artist, nationalityDate Niño Ricardo, Spanish
FormatLanguage CD
Other interesting information Niño Ricardo is one of the best guitar players of the 20st century.
Web link (if applicable) Possible to purchase at:https://www.flamenco-world.com/tienda/producto/grabaciones-discos-pizarra.-1940./3643/

 

 

1.9

Title Grandes figuras del flamenco. Volumen 14. Sabicas
Artist, nationalityDate Sabicas, Spanish
FormatLanguage CD
Other interesting information Sabicas is one of the most important guitar players of the 20st century, and this CD is one of the best compilations to listen and enjoy the music of Sabicas over different periods.
Web link (if applicable) Possible to purchase at:https://www.flamenco-world.com/tienda/producto/grandes-figuras-del-flamenco-%28vol.-14%29.-sabicas/1803/

 

 

                  1.10

Title La venta del alma
Artist, nationalityDate Niño Josele, Spanish
2009
FormatLanguage CD
Spanish
Other interesting information Niño Josele is one of the most talented Romani guitar players of today. This CD shows short and diverse music tracks.
Web link (if applicable) http://www.deflamenco.com/tienda/producto/cds-de-flamenco/la-venta-del-alma.html

 

 

1.11

Title Prince of Gipsy
Artist, nationalityDate Nadara Gipsy Band, Romanian
2012
FormatLanguage CD
Romani language and Romanian
Other interesting information Instrumental music only and vocal music, too
Web link (if applicable) Possible to purchase at:http://musique.fnac.com/a4101329/Nadara-Prince-of-gipsy- CD-album

 

 

1.12

Title Le swing des Carpates
Artist, nationalityDate Roberto de Brasov, Romania/France
2002
FormatLanguage CD
Other interesting information One of the most impressive accordion Roma players in a contemporary approach of Roma music
Web link (if applicable) www.robertodebrasov.com

 

 

1.13

Title Otchi tchornié (excerpt)
Artist, nationalityDate Jorge Chaminé, France/PortugalRoberto de Brasov, Romania/France
2008
FormatLanguage Live performance (CIMA Festival Italy) dvd
Russian
Other interesting information Jorge Chaminé, classical baritone & Roberto de Brasov (Roma accordionist) since the early 2000’s have made several concerts establishing the link between a classical non Roma musician and a Roma musician : they performed in prestigious Halls as the UNESCO Great Hall, Musée Rodin, CIMA Festival (Tuscany),…
Web link (if applicable) http://youtu.be/QXF9xwcZSpw (from minute 18’03”)

 

1.14

Title Jazz Manouche
Artist, nationalityDate Django Reinhardt
FormatLanguage CD
Other interesting information One of the greatest Roma guitar players
Web link (if applicable) http://youtu.be/Hq0tPjdfHME

 

 

1.15

Title Fantaisie Roumaine, Improvisation au style tzigane
Artist, nationalityDate Georges Cziffra
1957
FormatLanguage CD
Other interesting information One of the greatest Roma classical piano players and composer
Web link (if applicable) http://youtu.be/t5evM6V5x8Y