Eastern Europe

Christian's Eastern European Journey


Nettl, Bruno, Ruth M. Stone, James Porter, and Timothy Rice. The Garland Encyclopedia of World Music. New York: Garland Pub, 1998.

  • Includes Media

Rice, Timothy. Music in Bulgaria: Experiencing Music, Expressing Culture. Global music series. New York: Oxford University Press, 2004.

  • Includes media

Slobin, Mark. Retuning Culture: Musical Changes in Central and Eastern Europe. Durham: Duke University Press, 1996.

Strom, Yale. The Book of Klezmer: The History, the Music, the Folklore. Chicago: A Cappella, 2002.

Titon, Jeff Todd. Worlds of Music: An Introduction to the Music of the World's Peoples. New York: Schirmer Books, 1996.

  • Includes media.


CD 1434 - Musics of the Soviet Union. Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian/Folkways, 1989.
CD 1725 - Kruta, Beniamin, and Bernard Lortat-Jacob. Albanie polyphonies vocales et instrumentales. France: Chant du Monde, 1988.
CD 6419 - Danielou, Alain, and Jacques Cloarec. Greece traditional music = Grèce : musique traditionnelle. Unesco collection. Ivry sur Seine, France: Auvidis, 1990.
CD 6928 - Yougoslavie, Les bougies du paradis Serbie orientale. Paris: Ocora, 1992.
CD 6941 - Ukraine, traditional music musiques traditionnelles. Unesco collection. France: Auvidis, 1991.
CD 7287 - Licursi, Silvana. Far from the land of eagles. New York, N.Y.: Lyrichord, 1991.
CD 7545 - Bulgaria Bulgarie. France: Auvidis/UNESCO, 1990.
CD 10144 - Ukrainian Bandurist Chorus, Volodymyr Bozyk, and Petro Potapenko. Ukrainian carols. [Detroit]: Ukrainian Banduist Chorus, 1998.
CD 10311 Khristov, Dobri, and Miroslav Popsavov. Orthodox chants from Bulgaria. Sofia, Bulgaria: Gega New, 1999.
CD 10619 - Markarian, Varoujan. Armenian chant. Chants from the Holy Land, CD:17. Jerusalem: Holyland Records, 1999.
CD 10746 - World library of folk and primitive music. Volume V, Yugoslavia. The historic series. Cambridge, Mass: Rounder Records, 2001.
CD 11401 - Martinů, Bohuslav, et al. Greek passion Griechische Passion. Edition Bregenzer Festspiele. [Austria?]: Koch Schwann, 2000.
CD 13605 - Ensemble Rukovet, and Arsenije Jovanovic. Agios o Theos Ancient Orthodox chants from Serbia. Mainz, Germany: Wergo (Schott Music & Media), 2002.
CD 16758 - Misterii︠a︡ na bŭlgarskite glasove (Musical group), and Dora Khristova. Bulgarian custom songs. Sofia, Bulgaria: Gega New, 1993.

Byzantine Chant
Basso Profundo Russian Chant
Ukraininan Folk Song
More Ukrainian Folk Song
Bulgarian Wedding Music
Romanian Folk Dance
Rebetiko/Rembetic Music
Hot & Cold

++Western Europe
Canzona Italiana
Alpine Yodeling
Klezmer Music

Nettl, Bruno, Ruth M. Stone, James Porter, and Timothy Rice. The Garland Encyclopedia of World Music. New York: Garland Pub, 1998.