I created a bunch of ornamention exercises for traditional ornaments in mainly Balkan folk music. Releasing them for free because I consider myself a Balkan traditional folk ambassador.
Fingerings are for piano accordion, but the exercises can be played on any instrument, basically.


Pt. 1

The richness of Sumadija's ornamentation lies mostly in **linked ornaments.** This only touches upon the most common combinations, but two or more basic ornaments linked are possible. See if you can come up with some yourself!

Some possible combos:
pralltriller + pralltriller
prall + mordent
mordent + prall
prall + grace
multiple consecutive pralls

For combined ornaments, the fingering for piano accordion is very important, otherwise you will not be able to perform these smoothly!

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