Ukrainian music - Home page
Tell a friend Print version E-mail us
 
There are 2206 items in our catalogue.
Search 
About us
How to order (FAQ)
Security
Compact discs
  Gift Ideas
  Folk
  Church
  Rock & Alternative
  Hip-Hop
  Modern Pop
  Variety Art
  Zabava
  Jazz & almost
  Electro-Acoustic Experiments
  Classical
  For Children
  Other
  Audio Books
  MP3-CD
  Multimedia
  Video
  NOT discs
Guestbook
DISC OF THE DAY
Dakh Daughters. Air. /digi-pack/.
the foundational colors
Domestic: 151.73UAH
International: $13.92USD
Zwyntar. Mertvi holosy. /digi-pack/. (Dead Voices)
trickster's tear
Domestic: 184.43UAH
International: $16.92USD
Anne Applebaum. Chervony Holod. Stalin's War on Ukraine. (Red Famine)
Anne Applebaum. Red Famine
Domestic: 347.93UAH
International: $31.92USD
LBB. Lemko Bluegrass Band. /digi-pack/.
Carpathian bluegrass
Domestic: 151.73UAH
International: $13.92USD
NEWSLETTER
Artists:   A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z [0-9]
Albums:   A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z [0-9]
Catalogue -> Gift Ideas -> Christmas

Yuliya Roma. Raduysya. Ukrainian carols. /digi-pack/. (Rejoice)

 Track 
Reviews (0)
Yuliya Roma. Raduysya. Ukrainian carols. /digi-pack/. (Rejoice)
Oddly enough, till now in the Ukrainian jazz discography there were only two albums of Christmas and New Year music (by the bands ManSound and ShockolaD). It's nice that Yulia Roma decided to join in filling the gap and she did so, of course, at a high quality level. Actually, one could hardly expect anything else with such experience and with such musicians... Though, just because of the experience and teamwork probably, there was a great temptation to resort to absolute experimentation (of course, they still could not do without that). But preference is given to an attempt to preserve identity and beauty of each song. To enrich them with modern colors without destroying the subtle paths of the light joy inherent in Christmas carols and shchedrivkas which is not an easy task. Since it requires great attention and tolerance. Finally, it just requires love for this music, for the roots and love that is creative. And it seems they have succeeded.
Anton Yozhyk Leyba (Hedgehog)
Yuliya Roma vocal
Natalia Lebedeva keyboards
Kostyantyn Ionenko bass-guitar
Alex Fantaev drums

Publisher: Comp music
Catalogue number: 5099995544427
Year: 2011

See all albums and songs of the musician(s) on our site:
Yuliya Roma

Domestic price: 151.73UAH
International price: $13.92USD
CD1
1.  Good evening Host (Dobryy vechir tobi, pane hospodarju)
2.  Oh, gray cuckoo (Oy, syvaja ta i zozulenka)
3. Mp3Mr. Host (Oy, chy je, chy nema pan hospodar doma?)
4. Mp3Peahen's walking (Pavochka khodyt)
5.  Last night (Oy uchora, izvechora)
6. Mp3Carols (Koljadka)
7. Mp3Steep mountain sad (Zazhurylasja krutaja hora)
8.  There's a new Joy (Nova radist stala)
9. Mp3Schedryk-Schedryk (Shchedryk-shchedryk)
10.  The singing of angels (Prolunav spiv anheliv)
 Total playing time: 54:07

Fragments of the compositions marked with Mp3 mark are available for listening. How to listen?

Domestic price: 151.73UAH
International price: $13.92USD
See also:

Volodymyr Solyanyk, Mykola Oorzhak, Serhiy Khmelyov. Tanets i zvuk orla. /digi-pack/. (The Dance and Sounds of an Eagle)


..the album is not free improvisation for keyboards, but a space of co-creation in the ethno-jazz spirit. Space so deep, versatile there is enough magic of rhythms, and magic of silence, not to mention the fact that Oorzhak's throat singing inevitably adds very characteristic colors.
Domestic price: 195.33UAH, International price: $17.92USD

Anton Pyvovarov. Lemkian Suite. /digi-pack/.


..the fact that a Kyivite turns to Lemkian songs is unexpected and interesting. The musicians are very caution about the authentic material, they do not shutter the songs architecture. Instead, they delicately unwrap and decorate the main lines, having arrived in their arrangements at a certain common denominator for the generally diverse plays..
Domestic price: 184.43UAH, International price: $16.92USD

Marinita. Marinita. /digi-pack/.


Marinita is, in fact, Maryna Zakharova, who was the heart of the very original project Anno Domini. So, Marinita is a certain development to the story, testing herself in a new, even more open format: with the opportunity to collaborate without any special linking to a certain composition. The debut album under the new name...
Domestic price: 129.93UAH, International price: $11.92USD

ShockolaD, Ewa Novel. Nova. /digi-pack/.


..the circle is closed for them to reach something new: from the initial composition, only Anastasia Litvinyuk and Ihor Hnydyn have stayed, the rest of the lines are within responsibility of our Polish brethren led by Ewa Novel. And somehow quite expectedly the band's music has regained its distinct ethno-jazz colors, stepping aside from the previous lounge rails.
Domestic price: 162.63UAH, International price: $14.92USD

Insight, Nino Katamadze. Yellow.


..And there ever is love for the music no matter where musicians roam following the quest while working on new material. Yellow. Life-giving. Hot and humid. Warm. Dry and mirage-like. Joyful. Acute. Crumbling. Spicy. Soft. Diverse and alive... Listen.
Domestic price: 129.93UAH, International price: $11.92USD

Acoustic Quartet, Anya Tchaykovska. Krosna. /premium, digi-pack/. (Hoop)


(this disc is an exclusive thing, and you cannot buy it. But you can get it as a present). Living water that's how this music is heard. And it catches you and carries on the waves, and even over them, and it does not let you freeze and at the same time it fascinates you as if you stand in the middle of the wind and shine. Total magic, what can I say..
Domestic price: 0.00UAH, International price: $0.00USD

ShockolaD. Schedryi vechir z dobrym jazzom. /re-edition, mini-pack/. (Christmas Eve Wiz Good Jazz)


In its previous album "Pokosy", ShockolaD stepped away from jazz for an almost safe distance the key definition of the work would be "ethno-lounge". Well, and this time the group seems to have decided to remix all familiar ingredients both the ethno, and jazz, and acoustic lounge and, sure, to season it with a few new colors.
Domestic price: 195.33UAH, International price: $17.92USD

Olga Voichenko, Sergey Kapeliushok, Pavlo Shepeta. Spivanochky moi. Ukrainian folk songs. /eco-pack/. (My Songs)


The recording is luxurious perhaps, one could hardy put it in other words. This is something that so far we have not had: a vocal and instrumental album of Ukrainian folk songs at the intersection of jazz, chamber and symphonic, variety art music (such as, for example, songs by Frank Sinatra or Astrud Gilberto)...
Domestic price: 199.25UAH, International price: $18.28USD

Er.J.Orchestra. The Unicorn. (remastered). /digi-pack/.


This is the third album in the official discography of Er.J.Orchestra. And I really hope that it will be not a stop, not completion of the trilogy, but one of the many pearls on the thread. Such music simply must be incarnated, sound, fill the space at least because honest beauty, dignity, authenticity live in it...
Domestic price: 242.85UAH, International price: $22.28USD

Insight, Nino Katamadze. Green.


Very transparent, juicy, quiet and confident and yet full of irrepressible life this is what this work appears like. Stylistically, it continues the trend including the albums "Black" and "Red" the pure jazz-rock line, with no direct immersions into the lounge or symphonicity. But in a much softer, tender version.
Domestic price: 129.93UAH, International price: $11.92USD

DomRa. Kupalska.


Victor Solomin is virtually the only jazz domra-player in Ukraine, therefore the both of his ethno-jazz projects "SolominBand" and "DomRa" have here no immediate analogues just by definition. Besides, "DomRa" can boast two key instruments at once: those are the domra and the vocal, and it is they that provide the "ethnic component" of the sounding here.
Domestic price: 119.03UAH, International price: $10.92USD

Er.J.Orchestra. The Unicorn Live. (2CD).


...each of them separately does not really have almost anything too sophisticated, to say nothing about the superfluous but these transparent lines interlace so pointedly and charmingly, that an indescribably rich matter of light appears. In the case of Er.J.Orchestra, it is not only about concert improvisations the issue is discovery and creation of old-new worlds, no less.
Domestic price: 253.75UAH, International price: $23.28USD

Insight, Nino Katamadze. Blue.


...the fact that creation of the concert concept and recording of the album took place in Kyiv, and the sound direction, mixing and mastering of the album was also done by Kyivites these are no doubt pleasant and significant nuances. To be related to appearance of such music this is a noble business. Nino Katamadze is just truly special, and that is the essence...
Domestic price: 129.93UAH, International price: $11.92USD

Igor Zakus, Z-Band. Kolomyyky. /digi-pack/. (Kolomyikas)


"Kolomyikas" is a good album with bright pieces that are able to capture the audience as it is, even without associations with the material it derives from. In the end, there was no "weak link" in the team of the albums creators. That is, probably, the reason why, without regard to the intense structure, there is within the music fabric freedom, which makes it possible to breathe deeply.
Domestic price: 166.55UAH, International price: $15.28USD

Fusion Orchestra. Apocrypha. /digi-pack/


Yes, in this music you can still hear well the hot southern sun but still, on the foreground, you have original cool elegance. And one can feel based on which law the space of the disc is designed: rather not to satiate, but to extend this space as much as possible but softly.
Domestic price: 151.73UAH, International price: $13.92USD

Yuriy Kovtun. BraviBelli.


...the album at once creates elated, festive mood but in a surprising way. In the correct way. Because, although about a half of the compositions can hardly be called merry ones a smile is very expressly felt in them. Somewhere dim, somewhere transparent, somewhere dreamy, somewhere thoughtful but it is present in each piece, and it warms.
Domestic price: 151.73UAH, International price: $13.92USD

Motion Trio. Pictures from the Street.


It seems to me that none who has at least once heard performance by Motion Trio and the more so none who has seen it will ever forget, mix it up with anybody. And the thing is not only original composition although you will hardly find among performers of jazz, art rock, folk fusion another trio what would consist exceptionally of accordions.
Domestic price: 253.75UAH, International price: $23.28USD

Er.J.Orchestra. On the Hill Again. (special CD+DVD edition). /digi-pack/


Sure, Er. J. Orchestra is one of the most interesting Ukrainian projects in the domain of ethno-fusion today. And not only Ukrainian ones. Actually, this music is so organically intertwined into the world sound fabric it is impossible to limit it with any borders, geographic or stylistic, etc.
Domestic price: 598.63UAH, International price: $54.92USD

Er.J.Orchestra. Gabrielius. /digi-pack/


Only natural things can be like that the sea in any weather, a streamlet somewhere in the mountains, the eyes of a horse or a deer, a green greeting of an old willow, a smile of an infant
Domestic price: 1012.83UAH, International price: $92.92USD

Fusion Orchestra. Octagon. /digi-pack/


It is great pleasure to listen to music that has let in, changed, satiated and breathed out so many bright impressions, lives, root... When music is wide open everybody can drink from it, see one's face in it, find in its one's real.
Domestic price: 151.73UAH, International price: $13.92USD

Pryjmaky Brothers, Ridni Naspivy ensemble. Let's meet a bright holiday! Carols.


Note: we have only one copy of this CD from a private collection.
Domestic price: 304.33UAH, International price: $27.92USD

Natalka Karpa. Kolyadky ta novorichni pisni. (Carols and Christmas Songs)


Here, you can find mostly traditional Ukrainian Christmas songs but there are also author compositions, and Natalka Karpa is the author of a couple of them. The album is developed in the style habitual for Karpa this is dance and lyrical pop music. But, due to the stated theme, it has a festive flavor..
Domestic price: 129.93UAH, International price: $11.92USD

Jazova fira. Dodomu na svjata. /digi-pack/. (Home for Holidays)


..preservation of traditional colors seems to be one of conditions set for creation of their own arrangements. Thus, the album can be regarded both as jazz folk, and as ethno-lounge, and just as an experience of modern arrangement of folk music. In any case, the work sounds interesting and very nice. Maybe, another reason is that "Home for Holidays" is a winter, Christmas, carol album..
Domestic price: 151.73UAH, International price: $13.92USD

The Sokalsky Quartet. Koljady. (Christmas Carols)


You will come across Christmas carols of France, England, Wales, Sweden, Austria, the USA, Spain, Germany here honestly speaking, the very list inspires respect. Moreover, all the songs are performed in original languages and this is, you should agree, a piece of work. And it was worth it...
Domestic price: 173.53UAH, International price: $15.92USD

Reviews (0)

1999-2019 UMKA. All rights reserved. Copyrights. Privacy policy. Affiliate program.

e-mail address:

 

NEWS
6 june 2019
UMKA: working schedule during vacations
 
12 january 2019
Rare CDs (updated)
 
NEW AND HOT
Pryjmaky Brothers, Ridni Naspivy ensemble. Let's meet a bright holiday! Carols.
Domestic: 304.33UAH
International: $27.92USD
Kyiv Ethno Trio. Kyiv Ethno Trio. /digi-pack/.
Kyiv Ethno Trio
Domestic: 199.25UAH
International: $18.28USD
Iryna Mykhalevych. Ukrainska narodna pysanka. (The Ukrainian Folk Easter Egg)
The Ukrainian Folk Easter Egg
Domestic: 133.85UAH
International: $12.28USD
Tanok Na Maydani Kongo. 7. /premium, eco-pack/.
robots and hobbits
Domestic: 184.43UAH
International: $16.92USD