Macedonian and Balkan Folk Music

Macedonian Folk Songs from the Repertoire of Dragi Spasovski
Volume 1

Macedonian Folk Songs 
    from the Repertoire of Dragi Spasovski Volume 1

This 168-page book, by David Bilides, Dragi Spasovski, and Rachel MacFarlane contains 54 Macedonian folk songs found on Dragi Spasovski's three new CDs (not included).

The book is laid out in a landscape format and bound with a high-quality spiral binding and a sturdy laminated cover to make it easy to use in all situations. Readers have had many positive comments.

The book can be bought separately, with 1 or 2 cds, or ordered as a discounted bundle with all 3 CDs. See the order page for details.

Part of the proceeds of the sale of this book will go to Search for Common Ground in Macedonia.

 

Also included

  • lyrics to all 54 songs in Cyrillic, Latin transliteration, and English translation
  • notation of all vocals, including ornaments
  • notation of all tambura and accordion interludes, with ornaments
  • tambura interludes in tablature
  • a review of this book and CD project by Goran Alachki
  • notes on the songs
  • map of the region
  • pronunciation guide
  • glossary

List of Songs

  • Aj, Iznikna Mi Badem Drvo
  • Aj, Zdram, Zdrami Se
  • Ajde, Nasred Selo Češma Šarena
  • Bog Da Go Bie Ibraim-odža
  • Bolen Leži Mladi Jovan
  • Bolen Mi Leži Kara-Mustafa
  • Brale, Brale, Se Nabrale
  • Crna Se Čuma Zadade
  • Dafino, Vino Crveno
  • Dej Gidi Ludi Mladi Godini
  • Devojko Mori, Devojko
  • Domaḱine Dobri Gosti Ti Dojdoa
  • Dva Mi Brata Verno Živuvale
  • Ilčovice, Mlada Nevesto
  • Izgore Selo Trnovo
  • Izlegol Seljman, Prošetal
  • Izniknale Dva Bora Zeleni
  • Ja Izlezi, Stara Majko
  • Kade Se Čulo, Videlo
  • Karanfilke, Filke, Mome
  • Kate, Kate, Lično Mome
  • Kaži Mi, Kaži, Katinke
  • Kaži, Vaske Evgova
  • Ḱerko Mori, Ḱerko
  • Koj Ti Gi Dade Tie Crni Oči
  • Lino Mome, Sevdalino
  • Merak Imav
 
  • Minav Gora
  • Mome Ore Zeleni Livadi
  • Nabrala Ǵurǵa Sedenka
  • Na Stolče Sedam, Pismo Pišuvam
  • Ne Plači, Stano, Mori
  • Ne Spi, Jano, Ne Spi, Ḱerko
  • Neli Si Se Naspalo
  • Ogrejala Mesečina
  • Ori Jano, Sokol Jano
  • Ori Mome, Lastar Mome
  • Oro Se Vie Kraj Manastirot
  • Oro Vodi Angelina
  • Ozdol Ide Mlad Delija
  • Pavle Mi Pie
  • Snošti Dojdov Po Tebe
  • Snošti Go Vidov Ubavoto Stojne
  • Snošti Te Prativ Na Voda, Ḱerko
  • Stani, Bre Sine Stojane
  • Stojan Mi Bolan Legaše
  • Stojne, Crnook Neveno
  • Sva Noḱ E Stanka Sedela
  • Sva Noḱ Mi Bilbil Prepeja
  • Tri Godini, Kate, Bolen Ležam
  • Tri Godini Stana
  • Urva Fanka
  • Zaspala Jana, Janinka
  • Zbogum Mila, Dojde Denot
 

To order this book, please go to the order page.