CD

The feeling of romance

Gheorghe Zamfir (performer)
+1
The feeling of romance
×
The feeling of romance The feeling of romance

The feeling of romance

Title
The feeling of romance
Performer
Gheorghe Zamfir 1941-
Publisher
CMC, 1999
1 cd
Playing time
01:13:23
EAN
0724352332526
CDR
HKX4503

About Gheorghe Zamfir

Gheorghe Zamfir (Romanian pronunciation: [ˈɡe̯orɡe zamˈfir] (listen); born April 6, 1941) is a Romanian nai (pan flute) musician.

Zamfir is known for playing an expanded version of normally 20-pipe nai, with 22, 25, 28 or even 30 pipes, to increase its range, and obtaining as many as eight overtones (additional to the fundamental tone) from each pipe by changing his embouchure. He is known as "The Master of the Pan Flute".

Career

Zamfir came to the public eye when he was approached by Swiss ethnomusicologist Marcel Cellier, who extensively researched Romanian folk music in the 1960s. The composer Vladimir Cosma brought Zamfir with his pan flute to Western European countries for the first time in 1972 as the soloist in Cosma's original music for the movie Le grand blond avec un…Read more on Wikipedia