80 years since the birth of the queen of Roma music Esma Redzepovska - Teodosievska

Esma Redzepova Teodosievska was born on August 8, 1943 in Skopje, North Macedonia.

She is a world-famous singer of Roma origin, who earned the title "Queen of Roma Music".

In 2013 received the prestigious title of National Artist of the Republic of Macedonia

Esma was the fifth of the six children of Kania and Ibrahim Redzepov. She started her musical career at the age of 13.

Esma is the most prominent musical name on the Macedonian, Balkan and world music folk scene, she is a woman who dedicated her life to humanity, philanthropy and kindness. The woman with the divine voice, she conquered the world with her song, temperament and Romani musical rhythm. Esma has become an easily recognizable Macedonian brand in the world with its originality and musical virtuosity.

Esma Redzepova Teodsievska has recorded and released more than 580 songs, including two platinum and eight gold discs. There were more than 22,000 concerts, a third of which were held for charity. With the Teodosievski Ensemble, he recorded 108 singles, 32 compact cassettes, 15 discs, six videotapes and numerous television shows.

She died on December 11, 2016 and was buried in the Alley of the Great in the Butel cemetery, Skopje.


"Nishville" presented its program in Skopje

As part of the Skopje summer, tonight in Kurshumli An in Skopje, in cooperation with PolyFonia, a concert is being held at the jazz festival "Nishville" from Serbia. Moba Trio, Nashville Romayam Orchestra and DJ Ball will perform.

According to the ambassador of Serbia in the country, Nevena Jovanović, through the performance of this "Nishville" jazz festival in Skopje, the good bilateral cooperation that exists between the two countries is once again confirmed.

She emphasized that Serbia is fully committed to fostering friendly cooperation with Macedonia and hopes that it will intensify in the future.

Shaban Bajramović's composition will be on the program, considering that in addition to classical, the audience will have the opportunity to hear ethnic jazz music as well.

The pianist of the "Moba Trio" group, Misha Pavlovic, pointed out that they do this mostly out of love for classic jazz, they play compositions from last year, and the recording of their album is in progress.

The vocal soloist of the Nashville "Romajam" orchestra, Zlata Marinkovic, indicated that she is glad to be a part of this project and to have the opportunity to capture the Roma and ethnic jazz music.

On June 21, music festival in Berlin "We are in it!"

Right at the beginning of summer, on June 21, from 4 to 7 p.m., the Music Festival "We're in it!" will be held in Berlin.

For this "festival of music", Pangea House also wants to open its doors to everyone! The organizers are the Hildegard-Lagrené Foundation. During the festival program, the organizers announced an intercultural stage program.

The guests of the musical program will be the Moldovan Roma music group "O Del si amenta". Admission is free.

Janos Bihari, a Roma composer from Hungary who was envied by the famous Beethoven and Franz Liszt

János Bihari was an influential Roma composer and violinist from Hungary. He is one of the founders of Roma academic music and the music genre Verbunkos.

He was born on October 21, 1764, and died on April 26, 1827.

As a violinist and composer genius of music, he was very famous and enjoyed great admiration even from the famous Beethoven and Franz Liszt, both of whom used his melodies for their major works.

He was so brilliant that he played the violin at the coronation of Maria Luisa, Queen of Hungary.

Then he played at the Congress of Vienna in 1814, he played in front of rulers and ambassadors in 1820, and in many other places.

He composed 84 pieces of contemporary music, ballads and waltzes.

Despite the great discrimination and persecution of the Roma at that time, especially in Hungary, Janos Bihari found great acceptance even though he was a Roma. Everyone respected and appreciated him, even the nobles of that time and personally the royal family of Hungary.




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