A set of 6 music files from Jaap Leegwater’s online Bulgarian dance workshop that aired November 7, 2020’s
After payment is received, personal links to download the files will be emailed to you via WeTransfer. The links will be available for download for 7 days.
The following dances are included:
- Gabrovska Râčenica (Izgrejala e mesečinka)
- Kjustendilska Râčenica (Perniška Râčenica)
- Lomska Râčenica (Balkandžijska Râčenica)
- Mâdro (Orch. Kusmet)
- Povlenka (Orch. Kusmet)
- Trakijska Râčenica (Milevska Râčenica)
Jaap has made his individual dance notes, sheet music, and other information available free of charge; you can download them from Jaap’s Page on the Folk Arts Center’s website.
Jaap Leegwater is known worldwide for having introduced classic repertoire dances inclluding Karamfil, Dobrudžanska Pandela, and Mari Marijko. While he lives in The Netherlands, Jaap regularly returns to Bulgaria to update his studies and make new recordings.
Accordionist Jan Wollring accompanied Jaap in the workshop. Jan was the regular accompanist of Bulgarian singer Galina Durmushliyska during the years she lived in the Netherlands.