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Oleh Skrypka. Zhorzhyna. /digi-pack/. (Dahlia)

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Oleh Skrypka. Zhorzhyna. /digi-pack/. (Dahlia)
"Dahlia" is actually a full-fledged development of the idea announced with the disc "My Heart is Vulnerable...". And this is what the official press release says about the album:

"Work on the album, which lasted over five years, took place in three global centers of the Ukrainian culture – it began in Toronto, continued in Kyiv and was completed in New York. The core of the album is formed by music pieces by Bogdan Vesolovsky – the composer who lived in Lviv in the 1930-40s and later emigrated for Canada for political reasons. The work carried out by Oleh and his team can be described as restoration – the unique music materials discovered in Toronto for many years were not performed for the public. In due time, when this music played, all the Galician and Bukovyna youth danced with it, and now modern ladies and gentlemen will also be able to enjoy the elegance, delicacy, and the light humor of the songs from our music heritage...

"I consider that the "retro" style, in which the album "Dahlia" is performed, is elegant – Oleh Skrypka says. – Moreover, jazz, tango, foxtrot, swing are generally considered European and overseas genres, and with this project I want to demonstrate that our country as well has its own rich, unique and high quality music history."

Note! This album is also released as a vinyl LP.

Publisher: Krajina mrij
Year: 2011

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Oleh Skrypka

Domestic price: 152.90UAH
International price: $13.90USD
CD1
1. Mp3Jak pochujesh
2.  Usmikh tviy tajemnychyy
3. Mp3Berizka
4.  Mov potsilunok sontsja
5. Mp3Nichchju
6. Mp3Kariji ochi
7.  Paraska
8. Mp3Ne plachte, rozhi
9.  I znovu osin‘
10. Mp3Velyke misto
11.  Ljubov mene ne obmyna
12.  Zhorzhyna
13.  Ne pokyn‘
14.  Jak znaydesh ty kohos‘
15.  Shchastja
 Total playing time: 44:24

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Reviews (4)

  Олег Милашенко , Енергодар, Україна
22-12-2017 14:30

Дякую за отриманий диск О. Скрипки "Жоржина". Коли слухаєш ці пісні, подумки поринаєш у 30-ті роки минулого сторіччя, коли грали такі музиканти як Дізі Гілєспі та Глен Міллєр.


  , Київ
30-07-2011 18:49

Можу тільки погодитись з попередніми дописувачами.
Подякував Олегові Скрипці.


  , Полтава, Україна
12-04-2011 22:09

Можна по-різному ставитись до творчості О. Скрипки, але справу для нашої культури він робить велику й корисну. Ім*я Весоловського потрібно повернути Україні, як і весь чудовий світ західноукраїнської музики й літератури 30-років. Там є ті ноти внутрішньої свободи, що їх мені завжди бракувало у творчості "центристів". Історичні передумови цього цілком зрозумілі.


  , Україна
21-03-2011 14:43

Українська музика як великий пазл, у якому бракує багато частин. Через відомі обставини Україна була викреслена з музичного процесу. Це стосується зокрема і 30-х років. Богдан Весоловський, до повернення якого долучився також Олег Скрипка, зробив свого часу неймовірне. Конкурувати з польською музику було вкрай важко (згадайте хоча б Єжі Петерсбурського, його відомі хіти "To ostatnia niedziela" (у рос. перекладі "Утомленное солнце"), "Ні я, ні ти" у виконанні Эдіт Піаф тощо).

А Скрипка не перестає дивувати. Здається, ніхто не зробив для української естради так, як він. Позитив від альбому неабиякий!
Те, що треба!