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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Instruments & Performance

Branislav Kovačev - Bled 1960 - I. Jugoslavenski Jazz Festival album art Various All The Things You Are (as Branko Kovačev) Various - Bled 1960 - I. Jugoslavenski Jazz Festival (Comp) Jugoton Yugoslavia 1960 Sell This Version
LP-II-506 Branislav Kovačev - Jazz album art Diksilend Ansambl Dinamo Diksilend Ansambl Dinamo - Jazz(10", Album, Mono) PGP RTB LP-II-506 Yugoslavia 1960 Sell This Version
LPV 4900 Branislav Kovačev - Bled 1961 - II Jugoslovenski Jazz Festival album art Various How High The Moon (Kako Je Visok Mesec) Various - Bled 1961 - II Jugoslovenski Jazz Festival(LP, Album, Comp) PGP RTB LPV 4900 Yugoslavia 1961 Sell This Version
EP 7109 Branislav Kovačev - Dance Music album art Ansamble Metronom Beograd* Ansamble Metronom Beograd* - Dance Music(7", EP) Qualiton EP 7109 Hungary 1962 Sell This Version
Branislav Kovačev - Bled 1963 - 4. Jugoslavenski Jazz Festival album art Various Cuban Chant Various - Bled 1963 - 4. Jugoslavenski Jazz Festival (Album, Comp) Jugoton Yugoslavia 1963 Sell This Version
EP 50581 Branislav Kovačev - 4 Uspeha album art Kvintet Usnih Harmonika Branka Kralja Kvintet Usnih Harmonika Branka Kralja - 4 Uspeha(7", EP) PGP RTB EP 50581 Yugoslavia 1963 Sell This Version
EP 50580 Branislav Kovačev - Boogie Woogie album art Kvintet Usnih Harmonika Branka Kralja Kvintet Usnih Harmonika Branka Kralja - Boogie Woogie(7", EP) PGP RTB EP 50580 Yugoslavia 1963 Sell This Version
Branislav Kovačev - Caterina Valente Live album art Caterina Valente Caterina Valente - Caterina Valente Live (Album) Decca Germany 1969 Sell This Version
Branislav Kovačev - Jankowskeynotes album art Horst Jankowski And His Studio Orchestra Horst Jankowski And His Studio Orchestra - Jankowskeynotes (Album) MPS Records, MPS Records New Zealand 1970 Sell This Version
Branislav Kovačev - Jankowskinetik album art Horst Jankowski Quartett Horst Jankowski Quartett - Jankowskinetik (Album) MPS Records Germany 1970 Sell This Version
CRA 864 Branislav Kovačev - Jankowskyline album art Orchester Horst Jankowski* Orchester Horst Jankowski* - Jankowskyline(LP, Album) MPS Records CRA 864 Germany 1971 Sell This Version
Branislav Kovačev - ...Und... album art Mladen Bobby Gutesha* Mladen Bobby Gutesha* - ...Und... (Album) EMI Electrola Germany 1972 Sell This Version
Branislav Kovačev - Squeezing Art & Tender Flutes album art Art Van Damme Art Van Damme - Squeezing Art & Tender Flutes (Album) MPS Records Germany 1973 Sell This Version
Branislav Kovačev - Inactin album art Michal Urbaniak Group* Michal Urbaniak Group* - Inactin (Album) Spiegelei Germany 1973 Sell This Version
Branislav Kovačev - Live album art Wolfgang Dauner's Et Cetera* Wolfgang Dauner's Et Cetera* - Live (Album) MPS Records Germany 1973 Sell This Version
Branislav Kovačev - Paratyphus B album art Michal Urbaniak Group* Michal Urbaniak Group* - Paratyphus B (Album) Spiegelei, Spiegelei Germany 1973 Sell This Version
LSP 10 299 Branislav Kovačev - Didn't We? album art Ack Van Rooyen Meets Jerry Van Rooyen And Orchestra* Ack Van Rooyen Meets Jerry Van Rooyen And Orchestra* - Didn't We?(LP) RCA Victor LSP 10 299 Germany 1973 Sell This Version
87 130 IU Branislav Kovačev - Wenn Ich Singen Würde album art Miriam Frances Miriam Frances - Wenn Ich Singen Würde(LP, Album) Ariola 87 130 IU Germany 1973 Sell This Version
Branislav Kovačev - Rockin' Bach Dimensions album art Ack Van Rooyen, Sigi Schwab*, Horst Jankowski, Herb Geller, Åke PerssonWolfgang DaunerErik van LierBobby Gutesha Ack Van Rooyen, Sigi Schwab*, Horst Jankowski, Herb Geller, Åke PerssonWolfgang DaunerErik van LierBobby Gutesha - Rockin' Bach Dimensions (Album) MPS Records, BASF Germany 1974 Sell This Version
Branislav Kovačev - Piano Power! (A Panorama Of Jazz Piano Styles) album art Various Satin Doll (as Branislav Kovacev) Various - Piano Power! (A Panorama Of Jazz Piano Styles) (Comp) MPS Records, BASF Germany 1974 Sell This Version
9038 Branislav Kovačev - Gulliver album art Roland Kovac New Set Roland Kovac New Set - Gulliver(LP) Selected Sound 9038 Germany 1974 Sell This Version
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
Branislav Kovačev - Birth Of The Second Life album art Catch Up II* Catch Up II* - Birth Of The Second Life (Album) Calig Germany 1976 Sell This Version
LSY-68035 Branislav Kovačev - With Pain I Was Born (U Mukama Rođena) album art Jazz Sekstet* Jazz Sekstet* - With Pain I Was Born (U Mukama Rođena)(LP, Album) Jugoton LSY-68035 Yugoslavia 1977 Sell This Version
4006 Branislav Kovačev - Fortune album art Morning Rise (2) Morning Rise (2) - Fortune(LP) EGO Records (3) 4006 Germany 1977 Sell This Version

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