Musiques des Montagnes

Musiques des Montagnes
(Music from Mountains)
La Nef
ATMA ACD2 2390 [CD]


    Trad., Asia Minor
  1. Oso varoun

  2. Trad., / Pece Atanasovski, Macedonia
  3. Yanino oro

  4. Trad., Epirus
  5. Xenitemeno

  6. Trad., Macedonia
  7. Lupchevo oro

  8. Trad., Thrace
  9. Danse rapide

  10. Trad., Epirus
  11. Danse de Zalongou - Une beauté sombre

  12. Mesomedes, Crete
  13. Invocation

  14. Trad., Dodecanese
  15. Thalassaki

  16. Mesut Cemil Bey, Thrace
  17. Nekriz sirto

  18. Trad., Macedonia
  19. Paidushko

  20. Trad., Thrace
  21. Den tin pernis

  22. Trad., Thrace
  23. Danse lente

  24. Trad., Thrace
  25. Mavro Khelidhoni

  26. Trad., demotic greek
  27. S'afto t'aloni

Playing time: 59' 33"

La Nef
Claire Gignac (contralto, recorders, bamboo flute, bowed psaltery), Hassan el Hadi (oud, hajouj, percussion), Patrick Graham (bendir, riqq, bodhran, derbouka), Ben Grossman (hurdy-gurdy, lyre, saz, percussion), Élise Guay (shawm, bagpipe, rauschpfeife, recorders)
Claire Gignac, dir., Ben Grossman, co-dir.

Recording site and date:
Studio Mixart, Montreal, Quebec, Canada [02/2005];
Rel.: 2006

Reviewed in:
Diapason (#-p.):
Early Music America (Vol./#-p.):
Fanfare (Vol./#-p.):
Goldberg (y., #-p.):
Gramophone (Vol./#-p.):

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Pierre-F. Roberge