Music from the Hills (Music)
With John Uhlemann
Sun Aug 25th 2013 4.00pm–6.00pm
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Time zone: central
Zlatne Uste “Andeo Cuvar”
from In the Center of the Village (Azalea City recordings 1999) —This show is devoted t music heard at Balkn Camp this year. This is where I get a lot of music and instpiration for these shows. We opne with the "Serbian" brass band in residence, Zlatne Uste, based in New York, there are no Serbian members, only music
MANOS KOUTSAGKELIDIS, VASILIS KASOURAS, NIKOLETTA ANIKTOMATI, VASILIS SIDIROPOULOS, “Kamayı Vurdum Yere”
from ta Karamanldika (EMSE 2011) —This is the music of Orthodox Christian Greeks who speak Turkish and live in modern-day Turkey in Cappadocia. These dance are very heavy, and quite different from those of the Greeks nearly anywhere else.
MANOS KOUTSAGKELIDIS, VASILIS KASOURAS, NIKOLETTA ANIKTOMATI, VASILIS SIDIROPOULOS, “Vay Kalenin”
from ta Karamanlidika (EMSE 2011) —this is a Halay form dance
Thimios Gogidis “Pos Pianete I Agapi - Tsestos”
from Mehri to Triantafillo (Polimesa 2001) —This song, in the fast 68 popular in Thrace, ends with a Tsestos ("Chesto" in Bulgarian), a vigorous line dance done in a belt hold, and with many figures, usually called by the leader. Look up "tsestos" on YouTube.
Mihalis Zerfeiridis, Panagiotis Kogalidis, & Adam Apostolidis, with Theodoros Kesidis “Tas”
from Pontiako Glendi Live (Cronos Music www.cronosmusic.gr) —This Pontic Greek dance is only danced by the Pontics who came from the Eastern most parts of the pontus where they came in contact with Georgians. This rhythm is in the 6/8 found in most dances from the Caucasus. It is a men's solo dance.
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