Le Mystere Des Voix Bulgares
Country of origin:
Type of music generally:
Bulgarian world music based on their traditional vocal style
Traditional and modern pieces
Solo singers from this group also appear as the Trio Bulgarka
The style of Les Mystere Des Voix Bulgares is somewhat dissonant to Western ears, so you may not like it. Take a listen to the Trio Bulgarka (part of Les Mystere Des Voix Bulgares)'s participation on Kate Bush's The Sensual World to get an impression of the style. (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Recommended first album:
Le Mystere des Voix Bulgares (the first). (Neile)
1987--Elektra Nonesuch Explorer Series (U.S. & Canada)--9 79165-2
Wide in U.S. & Canada
Must have--you need at least one of these
The Bulgarian State Radio and Television Female Vocal Choir under the direction of Phili Koutev and Krasimir Kyurkchiyski
The power of their vocals will knock you over. (Neile)
1988--Sonet (Europe)--SLPCD-3147 [CD]; 1988--JARO, Bismarckstr. 83, 28203 Bremen, Germany--JARO 4138
Available in Europe
The Bulgarian State Radio and Television Female Vocal Choir
Impressive vocal performances (mostly a cappella), both solo performances and the entire choir (28 members). This is a live recording from Bremen in Germany, 1987. (email@example.com)
Thanks to Dirk Kastens and Jens P. Tagore Brage for their work on this entry.
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