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And what was Tanja's experience working with Mel Gibson like? "He stood with me the whole time in the recording room, talking things through between takes and explaining the scenes in the movie," says the girl with the voice of an angel, Tanja Carovska in her heartwarming story for SBS Macedonian
One of the best Macedonian vocalists who is also a song-writer and composer, specialises in Balkan and Byzantine harmonic styles that paved her way to Wolfgang Petersen's 'Troy' and a duet with Josh Groban. She was the featured vocalist in John Debney's score for Mel Gibson's 'The Passion of the Christ' and also appeared in 'One Giant Leap', the groundbreaking music/philosophy documentary film by Jamie Catto and Duncan Bridgeman and in Milcho Manchevski's film 'Mothers'. Her extraordinary voice can be heard in Microsoft's Bafta award-winning computer game Fable III.
In this rare audio clip from the recording sessions of the movie "Troy", you can hear composer James Horner working with Tanja Tzarovska on the vocals for the sequence where Hector is defeated by Achilles.
In the clip from "Mothers", film by Milcho Manchevski, New York based Macedonian born film director, writer, photographer and artist, you can hear Tanja Tzarovska performing the song "Po drum odam ".
Tanja Tzarovska singing live on the phone for SBS Radio Macedonian program.