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Discover this orchestra, groups
vocal and instrumental, whih his six musicians multiethnic
tambouriste' 100% Bulgarian,
whih truths pieces .
The music which plays the group Zangora is inseparable of the gypsy
people of central Europe; at the same moment lively, dance, rhythmical,
real expression of enjoyment, he crystallizes the lived of a whole
people for centuries; it's the synthesis of the other musical forms,
nourished influences Bulgarian, Rumanian, Serb, Croatian, Slovak,
Hungarian, slovene, Yiddish...
Zangora it's all sonority gypsy in six musicians and fifteen
instruments : two accordions - clarinet, saxo soprano and saxo tenor -
battery, darbouka - panpipes, fluier, kaval, Rumanian bagpipe - rhythmic
guitar, will tamboura Bulgarian, low guitar and double bass.
Zangora it's first of all large and radiant friendship with a very
strong complicity on scene. They like to share in all simplicity their
music with the public, always in the joy and good mood, that of the life
which breathes on scene and which characterizes them.
The Zangora orchestra in company
of the Russian singer Nadiejda
This positive music which awakes
the hearts and which gives desire for dancing and to feast is closely
related to the dance; without the dance, it would in any case not exist,
not this way there. The Zangora group can make live and make known this
typical music of the Balkan countries which links the division, the
freedom and the expression of a jazz to the colors, with phrased and with
the virtuosity of the gypsy music heritage.
The Zangora group endeavours to play and popularize this merry and
festive music in the purest tradition...
The musical tradition one finds it in
the repertory, primarily of Bulgaria, of Romania, of Yugoslavia, of
Each music corresponds to styles of local popular dances, dances that
all the mode knows, of the binary rates/rhythms, of the Balkan rumbas,
all the dances on odd rates/rhythms...
It is necessary to be virtuoso in the steps...
As the photograph shows it below, Philippe Richard of the Gravel
undertakes to show you the steps, to initiate you with the dance... and
of you to make there enter... And as said with his accent sarthois
Armande of the Gravel, Comtesse of the Sling and back grand' mother of
Phiphi (which perpetuates the tradition roumano-sarthoise): "Enter the
dance, see like one dances, jump dance embrace who you will want..."
With each concert, Philippe of the
Gravel undertakes to make his ball...
it's initially passion for the gypsy music, the
rates/rhythms rounano-Balkan and the dances of Central Europe :
* "the richness is accompanied
by the money, poverty by songs"
"Wealth is accompagnied by money, poverty
by songs" *