Orfeia Vocal Ensemble is producing a Balkan Songbook and learning CD curated by Orfeia’s artistic director and Bulgarian national treasure Tatiana Sarbinska, formerly principal soloist with the Pirin Ensemble and award-winning singer and composer whose encyclopedic knowledge of Balkan musical traditions and more than three decades teaching Balkan vocal technique has brought this heritage to music-lovers from beginner to professional.
The Songbook and CD will include:
- an overview of Balkan vocal techniques and warm-up exercises
- a diverse selection of folk songs from across the Balkans
- focus on the rich traditions of Bulgarian regions
- arrangements suited to duets, trios, small and large choral groups
- music selected and recorded by Tatiana Sarbinska
- instructions on pronunciation plus recorded pronunciation
- recording of each individual part and full song verses
The Balkan Songbook project has expanded to include an even more extensive learning CD, and cultural and culinary gems. The Songbook –designed, recorded, and produced by Orfeia’s artistic director, award-winning singer, and Bulgarian national treasure Tatiana Sarbinska — is nearly complete. The Songbook will be a unique opportunity to learn from Tatiana’s enyclopedic knowledge of Balkan musical traditions and more than three decades teaching Balkan vocal technique has brought this heritage to music-lovers from beginner to professional. Stay tuned for production dates.
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