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Yelena Popova. Voices From My Soul. /digi-pack/

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Yelena Popova. Voices From My Soul. /digi-pack/
Frankly speaking, one remembers about that this is a debut album on two occasions only. First – before one begins listening to it: with the feeling of cautious curiosity, because one does not yet know for sure what he/she should expect from the disc. Second – already after listening: with the feeling of pleasant surprise, because far not always a debut sounds so qualitatively, confidently as here. Olena Popova strikes with universality, it is difficult to define where she succeeds better – in energetic "hits" or in lyric, delicate ballads. Here she sounds with a bright flash, promises an explosion – and does not cheat, grants powerful emotional splashes. And in a minute – softly, almost in whisper lulls in cozy intonations, causes quiet tremor with her ability to breathe transparently in thick autumn colors... Olena Popova sings dimensionally, she sings consciously – and every pause matters, and not a single nuance is there by chance. It seems that here the issue was not simply creating a beautiful decoration: this album invites to a dialog, offers to listen attentively to arrangement details. In the end, quite a bit of wonderful masters were involved into its creation – Eric Marienthal, Apple Tea, Andriy Konadkov, musicians from Skhid-Side, Z-Band, Aby MC, Sergiy Ovsyannikov, Yuri Shepeta. Have they succeeded? Yes. Harmonious and – nothing superfluous.
Anton Jozhik Leyba (Hedgehog)

Publisher: Masterwort Production
Year: 2008

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Yelena Popova

Domestic price: 152.90UAH
International price: $13.90USD
CD1
1. Mp3Begin The Beguine (feat. Eric Mariental)
music: C. Porter
2. Mp3Come Together (feat. Igor & Yan Perchuk)
music: J. Lennon - P. McCartney
3.  Wild Is The Wind (feat. Yuri Shepeta)
music: D. Tiomkin
4. Mp3Josie (feat. (Z-Band)
music: D. Fagen - W. Becker
5. Mp3Living On The Inside (feat. Bogdan Gumeniuk)
music: M. Franks
6.  Fame (feat. (Sergiy Ovsianikov)
music: M. Gore - D. Pitchford
7. Mp3Kolysanka Rosemary (feat. (Skhid-Side)
music: K. Komeda - W. Mlynarski
8.  To Say Goodbye /Pra Dizer Adeus (feat. Andrey Kondakov & Brazil All Stars)
music: E. Lobo
9.  Rio de Janeiro Blue (feat. Apple Tea)
music: J. Hoeny - R. Torrance
10.  Sway (feat. Apple Tea)
music: N. Gimbel - G. Ruiz
11. Mp3P.S. Wild Is The Wind (live) (feat. Yuri Shepeta & (Rodion Ivanov)
music: D. Tiomkin
 Total playing time: 51:32

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