Zamfir

Biography

Romania. Zamfir is the best-known exponent of the pan-pipes or nei, an ancient instrument of southern Europe comprising reed or wooden pipes graduated in size and bound together in a row. His recording career began when he linked up with Swiss record producer Marcel Cellier, who recorded traditional folk tunes by Zamfir in the early 70s for release on his own label. Already popular in France, Zamfir found a mainstream audience in the UK in 1976 when ‘Doina De Jale’, a traditional... Read more

Genres

Tags
instrumental
pan flute
soundtrack
classical
world
romanian
Powered by AudioScrobbler

Links