Branislav Kovačev

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Branislav Kovačev
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Born: 19.11.1939, Kikinda, Yugoslavia
Died: 04.09.2012, Hvar, Croatia

Serbian jazz drummer/percussionist, a pioneer in 'world music' in Yugoslavia (LP "Balkan Impressions" 1982).
Used to be leader of few groups in 70s and early 80s including 'European Jazz Consensus', 'International Jazz Consensus' and ''Lala Kovačev Group'.
His early carear started with 'Dixieland Ansambl "Dinamo"', 'Jazz Orkestar Radio Beograd'/'Big Band RTB' and continued with 'Trio/Kvartet Vasilija Beloševića' and 'Ansambl Metronom'.
Since 1965 Lala has been working abroad.
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Albums

Branislav Kovačev - Islands album art Benny Bailey, Eberhard Weber, Siggi Schwab*, Lala Kovacev* Benny Bailey, Eberhard Weber, Siggi Schwab*, Lala Kovacev* - Islands (Album) Enja Records Germany 1976 Sell This Version
1C 066-45 420 Branislav Kovačev - Wide And Blue album art Chris Hinze / Sigi Schwab* / Eberhard Weber / Lala Kovacev* Chris Hinze / Sigi Schwab* / Eberhard Weber / Lala Kovacev* - Wide And Blue(LP, Album) Musicians Record Co. 1C 066-45 420 Germany 1978 Sell This Version
Branislav Kovačev - Trumpets & Rhythm Unit album art Gojković* - Kovačev* Gojković* - Kovačev* - Trumpets & Rhythm Unit (Album) PGP RTB Yugoslavia 1979 Sell This Version
CAL 30 624 Branislav Kovačev - Some Kind Of Changes album art Charlie Mariano, Ack Van Rooyen, Siegfried Schwab, Eberhard Weber, Branislav Kovačev Charlie Mariano, Ack Van Rooyen, Siegfried Schwab, Eberhard Weber, Branislav Kovačev - Some Kind Of Changes(LP, Album) Calig CAL 30 624 Germany 1982 Sell This Version
Branislav Kovačev - Izvorni Folklor I Džez Lale Kovačeva album art Lala Kovačev* Izvorni Folklor I Džez Lale Kovačeva (Album) PGP RTB Yugoslavia 1986 Sell This Version

Compilations

WMAS cd 245/246 Branislav Kovačev - Balkan Jazz Of Lala Kovačev - Balkanski Džez Lale Kovačeva album art Lala Kovačev* Balkan Jazz Of Lala Kovačev - Balkanski Džez Lale Kovačeva(2xCD, Comp + Box, Wit) WMAS Records WMAS cd 245/246 Serbia 2013 Sell This Version

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