These festive pieces are original compositions written by Gjovalin Nonaj, an albanian musician born in 1968 into a family of traditionnal singers and musicians.
Energy, nostalgia, melody and sense of rhythm help to provide a rich and colorful image of the Balkan music.
Pjesë intrumentale për violin (Pièce instrumentale pour violon) - Valle dasme (Danse de mariage) - Melodi me motive shqiptare (Mélodie à motifs albanais) - Valle tradicionale ballkanike (Danse traditionnelle balkanique) - Melodi Kushtuar Lahutarit, Gjoke (Mélodie dédiée à mon oncle, Gjoke, lahutarit) - Valle Shkodrane (Danse de Shkodra) - Pjesë për 2 violina (Pièce pour 2 violons) - Melodi për Luçia (Mélodie pour Lucia) - Rapsodi ballkanike për violin n°1, 2, 3 (Rhapsodie balkanique pour violon n°1, 2, 3)
Born in Lezhe (Albania), 10th of august 1968, in a family of singers and traditional musicians. He took his first steps as a musician at the age of 5 years on the çifteli (lute with 2 chords).
Later, he studied clarinet, horn and accordion.
Has Belgian-Albanian nationality. [...]