An anthology release of a Serbian drum player and founder of ethno jazz in Serbia, Lala Kovačev (1939-2012), best known for cooperations with the likes of Chick Corea, Chet Baker, etc. Comes as a luxury jewelcase 2 x CD with outer sleeve.
Album of traditional Serbian singing "izvika" (a manner of singing with creating specific throat effects), containg field recordings taken in villages in various rural parts of Serbia, with mostly elderly singers.
Folklore songs of ethnic Hungarians from Vojvodina province in Serbia, transformed into darkly and ominously, still masterly jazzy tunes, basicaly in a free jazz manner. Comes as a 2 x CD jewelcase.