Avseniki - famous music band from Slovenia

Ansambel bratov Avsenik (Band of brothers Avsenik, or Avseniki in short) is Slovenian musical group. The group was known as Gorenjski quintet and Quintet brothers Avsenik. They have issued about 120 plates and more than 30 million pieces sold. They are known also as Original Oberkrainer.

The leaders ov Avseniki were brothers Slavko and Vilko Avsenik. Slavko played accordion and wrote some music, his brother Vilko played clarinet in the early days, but later acted as music arrenger.

Avseniki - Original Oberkrainer

Music of Avseniki

Slavko Avsenik wrote some beautiful music: waltzes and polkas: Pastircek, Slovenija, odkod lepote tvoje, The Wind song, I shall wait, The European Waltz, So long, On The Bridge, Argentina, ...

The most popular song is without any doubt his polka "Na Golici" ("Trompetenecho" in German, "Trumpet Echoes" in English). This is European most time played instrumental song!

Avseniki - Na golici

Do you like Avseniks music? 4 comments

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Chuck RitenouR 6 years ago from Front Royal, Virginia

Love this.

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Epirus 6 years ago

I watched the video, now I need some beer :)

Lord Gaga 6 years ago

So Alpine. Yodel-ayee-dee!

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Zsuzsy Bee 6 years ago from Ontario/Canada

Polka time. I love it.

thanks for sharing

regards Zsuzsy

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