TONI KITANOVSKI &CHERKEZI ORKESTRA
GO EAST YOUNG MAN
The Cherkezi Orchestra
isn't just any Balkan brass-band. The individual class of its musicians reminds of the bands of Duke Ellington, Charles Mingus or Sun Ra...
Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung
These Macedonian gentlemen are well above the excessive line of Balkan brass bands
Go East Young Man
“Go west young man… “ - a line we all know from western movies, when the old miner gives a piece of advice to a young cowboy…
Well, these Balkan cowboys decided to go east and dug for “musical gold” in the traditions of lands somewhere between India and their homes.
“A man who carries a cat by the tail learns something he can learn in no other way”
- Mark Twain
FILM / OTHER
Many of Toni's and Oscar's compositions have been soundtracks of feature films, theater plays art exhibitions and performances.
They are both storytellers in their own right and their music has a visual, almost tangible quality...
This project represents the fruits of a musical friendship of two experienced cats that feel nostalgic only for the future!
Toni & Oscar are going back in the studio at the end of January.
Expect some exciting news very soon!
OSCAR SALAS ON TOUR IN SPAIN
Oscar Salas joins two of his favorite musicians Jerry González and Bobby Martinez on stage. Joined by Pepe Rivero and El Negrón they will shake Spain in a effervescent blast of Latin Jazz sprinkled with afro beats and flamenco flavors. Don't miss out!
TONI KITANOVSKI & CHERKEZI AT WOMEX
It's our great pleasure to announce that Toni Kitanovski & Cherkezi will be showcasing at womex 2012 in Thessaloniki. If you are nearby, make sure you come to see us play and say hi after the show.
OSCAR SALAS WITH NEW ALBUM SOON!
Oscar Salas is finishing the work on his long awaited album. The album is being produced by Toni Kitanovski and will be featuring some of Oscar's oldest musical friends. This one promises to be well worth the wait!
TONI KITANOVSKI & CHERKEZI PLAY IN ZAGREB, DECEMBER 2012
Toni & Cherkezi will be playing in one of Croatia's most revered venues. The club Mocvara is organizing this concert together with The Human Rights Film Festival.