Andrej Blumauer

Andrej Blumauer

Real Name:
Andrej Blumauer
Profile:
Andrej Blumauer was a Slovenian musician, composer and songwriter. He was born in Graz, Austria, in 1932. As a child he moved to Ljubljana where he started playing instruments from early age starting with the violin, guitar and trumpet, as far as a certain type of harp, the so called "orglica z registrom" (1956). Soon afterwards he starts his career at the Slovenian Broadcast Chanel - Radio Ljubljana. His talent enabled a professional relationship with the German Hohner instrument manufaturer. Blumauer starts touring Europe, beginning with Austia and Germany, finally departing for Canada (1960) where he gained sufficient popularity (Let's Have a Polka) as well as in the the U.S., changing his name to Andy (1965). Some of his most popular songa are Veseli Ribn'čan, Slovenski fantič, Veseli trobentar, Razpoložene orglice, Zaljubljene orglice, Alpska uspavanka, Na Šmarjetni, Spet sem Doma. Blumauer died in 2013 as one of the most renowned Slovenian folk musicians.
In Groups:
Variations:
[a2253162]

Artist

Andrej Blumauer Discography

Albums

GLPS 1009 Andy Blumauer* Songs And Melodies From Beautiful Slovenia(LP, Album) Greyko GLPS 1009 US Unknown Sell This Version
2120828 Andrej Blumauer Mariachi(LP) PGP RTB 2120828 Yugoslavia Unknown Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

15 679 AT André Blumauer* Let's Have A Polka(7", Single) Jupiter Records 15 679 AT Germany 1978 Sell This Version
SM-2265 Andre Blumauer* Eviva Las Vegas(7", Single) Song Magazine SM-2265 Canada Unknown Sell This Version

Videos (2) Edit