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The Sabre Dance - Serge Camps

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Uploaded on Oct 12, 2010

Ivan Rebroff -- Live in Concert : Sydney-Australia (1982)

Serge de Camps - guitar, bass balalaika
Josef Szalai - violin
Franz Friedl - piano, organ
Waldemar Haibel - prima balalaika
Alexander Kanewski - accordion

"The Sabre Dance" is a movement in the final act of the Armenian composer Aram Khachaturian's ballet Gayane, completed in 1942. It evokes a whirling war dance in an Armenian dance, where the dancers display their skill with sabres.

Serge is born in a familly of musicians. At the age of 14 he started to play guitar.At the age of 15 he was hired as a bass player in russian cabaret located in Paris and called "La Grande Séverine".There he met Mark de Loutchek who create the "Balalaika Ensemble". In 1968 the "Balalaika Ensemble" was hired by the russian singer Ivan Rebroff . Serge plays with him for twenty years now. he went on tour with Ivan Rebroff all over the world and most in the time in very famous theaters like: Carnegie Hall Royal Albert Hall... He recorded the one and only disk of Yul Brinner and many CDs for artists coming from gipsy world such as Aliocha Dimitrievitch. He was the owner of a parisian cabaret "La Roue Fleurie" from 1985 to 1990 where artists like Raphael Fays, Angelo Debarre, were currently performing. La Roue Fleurie was the "Rendez vous" of the gipsies from Paris.

Presently Serge is member of Opus4, an ensemble of russian, roumanian and gipsy folk songs. The band turns these songs in a new way building a gate between the two borders of the atlantic ocean.

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