Try "Band of Gypsies" by Taraf De Haidouks, Nonesuch 79641-2. Recorded live in Bucharest in 2001. In addition to the Romanian group there are guest artists from Macedonia, Bulgaria and Turkey. Gypsie music is somewhat of an aquired taste and this is the real deal, not the Americanized music of the Gypsy Kings, but it is real folk music that may not be around much longer, truly a dieing art. Most of the players on the cover appear to be well over 60 years of age. Adventurous perhaps but I truly enjoy it.
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