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 flaut n°1, 2, 3 (Pièce instrumentale pour flûte n°1, 2, 3) - Valle e gëzuar malesore (Danse joyeuse montagnarde) - Ejani të festojmë së bashku (Viens… fêtons ensemble) - Rapsodi kushtuar nënës (Rhapsodie dédiée à ma mère) - Këndon bilbili (Quand chantent les oiseaux) - Sa e bukur je Shqiperi (Que tu es belle, l’Albanie) - Valle me motive shqipetare (Danse d’Albanie) - Rapsodi instrumentale ballkanike për 2 flaut n°2 (Rhapsodie instrumentale balkanique pour 2 flûtes n°2)
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. [...]