"50 Armenian Folk Songs Anyone Can Sing" is an invaluable resource for anyone interested in exploring the rich tradition of Armenian folk music. The book features a collection of 50 easy-to-play melodies that are perfect for both singers and musicians. Whether you are an experienced musician or just starting out, you'll find something in this book to enjoy.
Each song comes with sheet music and audio, so you can follow along as you play or sing. The lyrics are presented in both Armenian and transliterated English, so non-Armenian speakers can easily join in. In addition to the music, the book includes English language commentaries on 20 of the songs, explaining their meaning and cultural significance. This not only helps you understand the songs better, but it also provides insight into the history and culture of Armenia.
The book also features beautiful illustrations, giving you a visual glimpse into the world of Armenian folk music. Some of the songs included in the book are rare and have never before been available to the public in a transcribed form. These songs, such as Բաջազլվա պոեզ, Ավլեմ-թափեմ փոշին, and Մշո կելներ երկու գետ, offer a unique and authentic look into the world of Armenian folk music.
Overall, "50 Armenian Folk Songs Anyone Can Sing" is a must-have for anyone interested in this rich and vibrant musical tradition. Whether you are an experienced musician or just looking to learn more about Armenian folk music, this book has something for you.