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.
Pjese instrumentale për klarinet n°1, 2, 3 (Pièce instrumentale pour clarinette n°1, 2, 3) - Feste në Adriatik (Fête sur l’Adriatique) - Melodi kushtuar babait tim (Mélodie dédiée à mon père) - Valët e detit (Vagues de la mer) - Valle dasmash (Danse pour le mariage) - Rapsodi Cigane për 2 klarinet (Rhapsodie tzigane pour 2 clarinettes) - Ushton lahuta n’Maje të Zezë (Sonne le lahuta dans la montagne "n’Maje të Zezë") - Feste e madhe në Lezhën tone (Grande fête à Lezhe)
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. [...]