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Komu Vnyz. 4: Shevchenko. (EP). /digi-pack/.
Komu Vnyz. Shevchenko. (EP) (special offer)
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Olexa Kabanov. Ambrelyre. Polyphonic wheel lyre.

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Olexa Kabanov. Ambrelyre. Polyphonic wheel lyre.

I recommend listening to this disc to everyone. Because the hurdy-gurdy lyre today remains a unique instrument with a specific sounding its voice is a wonderful guide to imaginary and internal worlds. In the end, history of the hurdy-gurdy lyre goes back to about a thousand years ago and it means that in this music there live medieval castles, and wandering musicians, and that clear air that our cities lack so much now... Far not every musician is able to breathe in real life into age-old instruments, to let them sound brightly, deeply not with glass strasses, but with jewels. Olexa Kabanov, no doubt, is. In his performance traditional melodies sound as if they did not have hundreds of years behind their back to that extent they are live, close, and warm. The feeling is that both the melodies, and you go beyond the limits of time and nobody gets older, nothing disappears, while the music sounds... It is nice, by the way, that the few author's compositions only deepen this feeling. Actually, if one did not know where they were one would not guess, that is how everything fits to each other. And another remarque. The ambrelyre that you hear here is Olexa Kabanov's author polyphonic hurdy-gurdy lyre. Due to certain upgrades, it has become a versatile orchestra of an instrument it has been enriched indeed. I think that you will deservedly evaluate the depth of its voice, refinement of the shades and will want to know more...

Anton Jozhik Leyba (Hedgehog)

Publisher: Rostok Records
Year: 2004

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Olexa Kabanov

Domestic price: 208.60UAH
International price: $14.90USD
1.  Metelycja
music: trad.
2.  Old Castle (Staryj zamok)
music: O. Kabanov
3. Mp3Mystery (Tajinstvo)
music: trad.
4.  Shepherd (Pastushacha)
music: trad.
5. Mp3Appeal (Poklyk)
music: O. Kabanov
6. Mp3Ladkanka
music: trad.
7.  Irish Hymn (Irlands'kyj himn)
music: trad.
8.  Marsh
music: O. Kabanov
9.  Sonet
music: O. Kabanov
10. Mp3Dance (Tanok)
music: trad.
11.  Silva Rerum 7/40 (Sil'va Rerum 7/40)
music: trad.
12.  Dale of Muses (Dolyna Muz)
13.  Times Blowing (live sound) (Vijannja chasiv (zhyvyj zvuk))
14.  Raga "Sarasvati" (live) (Raha "Sarasvati" (frahment koncertu))
 Total playing time: 55:13

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

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Yuriy Kovtun. BraviBelli.

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This is a masterly and harmonious performance of a great orchestra consisting of real masters, which is rated highly not only in Ukraine, but far beyond its bounds.
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World known dances.

The name of a disc speaks for itself. Here are hopak, sirtaki, lezginka, hava-nagila. Executed on a synthesiser, these melodies are intended rather not for domestic listening, but for use at lessons of dances, or in the dramatised performances or concerts at school or kindergarten.
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Olexa Kabanov. Wind from the Orient.

It seems that every musician who follows the way of self-perfection early or late faces the music culture of the East and gets penetrated with it. In the end, it is difficult to stay indifferent to this beauty. Thus, the only thing left is to let it in, let it through and let it go. Evidently, Olexa succeeded in it you will hear that yourself.
Domestic price: 180.60UAH, International price: $12.90USD

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