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Balkan Melodies for Accordion

By Dr. Frances M. Irwin

Accordion (keyboard) - Intermediate
Composed by Dr. Frances M. Irwin. Saddle-stitched, Solos. Baltic. Book. 56 pages. Published by Mel Bay Publications, Inc (MB.95986).

Item Number: MB.95986

ISBN 9780786620326. Baltic. 8.5 x 11 inches.

This is a collection of 42 well-known Balkan songs arranged for easy to intermediate accordion. Chords are provided to facilitate improvising. Includes a familiar and interesting Hungarian czardas.

  • Farewell Mary 
  • I'm An Orphan Child 
  • King Kolo 
  • Voice Of Macedonia 
  • Bunjevacko Kolo 
  • Cheery Beery Bella My Mary 
  • Cool Wind 
  • Dewy Meadow 
  • I Am, Mother, A Fine Girl 
  • Last Night You Told Me 
  • My Father Has Two Ponies 
  • One Little Sailboat 
  • When I Walked To Bembasha 
  • White Fairies Flew 
  • Across The Lake 
  • Autumn Passed 
  • I Was Sitting By The Sewing Machine 
  • My Little One Has No Fault 
  • Sail 
  • Danube, Quiet Cold Water 
  • Don't You Tell 
  • Oh Young Sailors 
  • All The Birdies From The Hill 
  • Cheers! 
  • I Think of You 
  • Dance The Kolo 
  • Wither Violet 
  • Calush Dance 
  • I Like My Sweetheart 
  • Little Red Fez 
  • Oh Morave, My Village In The Plain 
  • When Last Year I Passed By There 
  • When You Were A Little Girl, Mary 
  • Czardas 
  • Village Girls' Kolo 
  • Let's Go To Stajersko 
  • There By The Dock 
  • Little House By The Hill 
  • I'm Going To Gorensko 
  • Mary Anne 
  • Mother Thinks That I Should Marry 
  • Zikino Kolo 
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  • 5

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  • November 28, 2010 not what it claims

    "Balkan" music for accordeon? Well, would you be pleased if you bought a book entitled "folk music of the British Isles" only to find that most of it was from the 7 million population of London, with virtually nothing from Scotland & Wales? This book is almost entirely music form the...

    former Yuogslavia, with virtually nothing of interest from Bulgaria, Rumanias or Greece - where the most intersting music of the Balkans comes from... There must be FAR better selections - where!

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