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Djelem Djelem (I have been going, I have been going) is amongst Roma peple and Gypsy music lovers one of the top three kown and loved songs. It is a traditional melody, to which Žarko Jovanović wrote lyrics in 1949, after the Holocaust. Later, the song was declared as Romany anthem.


This version is for Bb instruments (Bb clarinet, trumpet, soprano and tenor sax…), the chords are for C instruments, suitable for accompaniment by a guitar, accordion or similar.


Here in a simple version for 2 voices or 2 instruments, with chords, lyrics and translation in the score. 

Djelem Djelem - Romany Anthem for Bb instruments

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