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Spinitron - KDHX: Music from the Hills Sun Jan 27th 2013

Music from the Hills (Music)

Sun Jan 27th 2013 4.00pm–6.00pm

R=listener request. N=music new at the station. L=local music. Your purchases using the Buy it! links

Time zone: central

4:00pm

France Marolt ens., Ljubljana “Svatovska polka” from Anthology of Folklore Music volume 3 - Croatia and Slovenia (Syncoop/Folkraft 1998) —this show will start a group of shows built to showcase the music of the former Yugoslav republics, all now independent. Slovenia is the most northwestern and "Austrian" of them, as is demonstarted by this polka in typical style.Buy it!

4:03pm

Slavo & Irenka Batista, violin/zither & bass “Roža na vrtu zelenem cvete” from Der Bleiche Mond / Bledi Mesec (Trikont 1991)Buy it!

4:05pm

France Marolt ens., Ljubljana “Da hora ta Caninaua/Ko uo na Kilo si dosei” from Anthology of Folklore Music volume 3 - Croatia and Slovenia (Syncoop/Folkraft 1998)Buy it!

4:07pm

Misko Baranja, oprekelj (cimbalom) “Zreilo je žito” from Slovenie (Ocora 1997) —This province may be next to Austria and share a lot of traits with that country, but it also abuts on Hungary in the northeast. This is a large cimbalom in this solo.Buy it!

4:09pm

Mira Omerzel-Terlep “Bordunske Citre - plesalka se reši hudiča (a girl-dancer saves herself from the devil)” from Slovenske Ljudske Pesmi in Glasbila 2 (RTB) —This instrument is like a slightly larger version of the Appalachian lap dulcimerBuy it!

4:11pm

Bogdana Herman & Mira Omerzel-Terlep “Gda se dragi v Ameriko odpravla” from Slovenske Ljudske Pesmi in Glasbila 1 (RTB)Buy it!

4:14pm

Mira Omerzel-Terlep “Smrt zaprta v sod” from Slovenske Ljudske Pesmi in Glasbila 2 (RTB)Buy it!

4:20pm

Bogdana Herman & Mira Omerzel-Terlep “Nevesta Detomorilka (the bride, child-murderer)” from Slovenske Ljudske Pesmi in Glasbila 2 (RTB)Buy it!

4:24pm

(group from Rezija valley) “Ta Črni Patök” from Rezijanke (RTB (LP)) —This music actually comes from the Resia valley of Northeastern Italy, where the Slovenian minority lives. The dance is for couples. The high melody is done with the dancers turning in place, the low melody has the dancers exchanging place.Buy it!

4:28pm

Bordunske Citre ens. of Genterovci “Čardaš” from Der Bleiche Mond / Bledi Mesec (Trikont 1991) —village citra bands are a Hungarian thing for the most part, but here it is in a Slovenian village just across the border. Croatian music from next to the Hungarian border has a similar sound, as the next several selections show.Buy it!

4:35pm

Kruno Spisić “Two Dances From Međimurje” from Resonance Of Croatia (Željko Jergan) —The next several songs are from Međimurje, the province of Croatia closest to Hungary.Buy it!

4:38pm

Božo Potočnik “Pet Je Kumi” from Resonance Of Croatia (Željko Jergan)Buy it!

4:39pm

Lado “Raca Plava po Dravi” from Pjesme i Plesovi Hrvatske (Jugoton (cassette))Buy it!

4:40pm

Skitnice “Nabrala Je - Mađimurje” from Sviraj svirče drmeša ((private) 2001)Buy it!

4:43pm

Ivan Goran Kovačić Folk Ensemble “Tu Pak Tam (Dekanovci, Međimurje)” from Ivan Goran Kovačić ensemble (Monitor (LP))Buy it!

4:44pm

Lado “Međimurski lepi Dečki” from Narodne Pjesme i Plesovi Sjeverne Hrvatske (RTV Ljubljana (LP))Buy it!

4:49pm

Lado “Falila se Jagica” from Narodne Pjesme i Plesovi Sjeverne Hrvatske (RTV Ljubljana (LP))Buy it!

4:52pm

Andjela Potočnik “Međimurje kak si Lepo Zeleno” from Narodne Pjesme i Plesovi Sjeverne Hrvatske (RTV Ljubljana (LP))Buy it!

4:54pm

Otrov “V Goricani” from Baština Hrvatskog Sela (private 2004)Buy it!

4:56pm

Ivan Goran Kovačić Folk Ensemble “Mila je dragog v tabor otpravljala (she saw her darling off to the military camp)” from Ivan Goran Kovačić ensemble (Monitor (LP))Buy it!

4:57pm

Blaž Lenger uz svoj ansambl “Ruža, Ruža” from Podravski narodne pjesme pjeva Blaž Lenger (Jugoton (45rpm disc)) —a cimbalom band, but from Croatia - this style is almost defunctBuy it!

5:04pm

Vera Svoboda uz Tamburaši orkestar Julija Njikoša “Oj Lolo Moja” from Narodne pjesme iz Šokadije (Jugoton (45rpm disc)) —We now come to the lands of tambura music, what a lot of people think of as the Croatian national instrument.Buy it!

5:06pm

Zagrebačke Pivovare “Bećarac” from (45 rpm disc) (Jugoton (45rpm disc)) —the name of the band is Zagreb (capital of Croatia) brewers. This sort of swaggering song is typically full of off-color rhymesBuy it!

5:09pm

Violina Anta Mutavdžić-Grajo “Slavonsko Kolo” from Pjesme i Plesovi Hrvatske (Jugoton (cassette))Buy it!

5:11pm

Krunoslav Slabinac & ens. “Kolo” from Krunoslav Slabinac-Kićo (Jugoton (cassette)) —more swaggering. This is a large circle dance with 2 basic steps, one done while singing or yelling out of-color verses, the other a lot more vigorous.Buy it!

5:23pm

Rahman Barčić & Lado “Vukomerički Drmeš (Turopolje)” from Pjesme i Plesovi Hrvatske (Jugton (cassette))Buy it!

5:25pm

Mark & Krunoslav Špišić with Skitnice “Lika - Lijepa I Mila - Lika” from Sviraj Svirče Drmeša ((self) 2001) —some very good traditional part singingBuy it!

5:28pm

Skitnice “Zagorski Drmeši - Zagorje” from Sviraj svirče drmeša ((private) 2001)Buy it!

5:30pm

Solo uz pjevački zbor Mladen Januš “Smilem Gora Obrašćena” from Narodne Pjesme i Plesovi Sjeverne Hrvatske (RTV Ljubljana)Buy it!

5:35pm

Stjepan Večković (gajde) “Svirka Na Gajdama” from Kolo Igra, Tamburica Svira Vol. 2 (Slavonija, Baranja & Bačka) (Best 1999) —this begins a set of tunes for gajde (bagpipe), either solo (for poor villages) or in an ensemble. This tradition went from southern Croatia all the way up to the Croatian minority in Hungary.Buy it!

5:38pm

Željko Lukačin, Željko Kravrščan, &Branko Grđan - tambura samica, with Lado “Aj Men' Je Dika Ići U Kraljice” from Kolo Igra, Tamburica Svira Vol. 2 (Slavonija, Baranja & Bačka) (Best 1999) —these tunes are inserted here because they are played on the tambura samica, a small tambura with drone strings. Tunes for bagpipe were often played on this.Buy it!

5:40pm

Stjepan Večković (gajde), Lado “Gajdaško I Veliko Kolo” from Kolo Igra, Tamburica Svira Vol. 2 (Slavonija, Baranja & Bačka) (Best 1999)Buy it!

5:42pm

M. Korkić (gajde), with Irena Kersan & Vlasta Vojtjehovski, with ansambl Joža Valhović “Šokačko Kolo” from Ansambl Joža Vlahović pleše i pjeva (Jugoton (LP))Buy it!

5:47pm

Lejirice: Antun Bišćan i Rajko Boltižar “Dalmatinsko kolo poskočica” from Ansambl Joža Vlahović pleše i pjeva (Jugoton (LP)) —the village music of the Dalmatian (adriatic) coast of Croatia utilized a vertical fiddle called a lejirica. The dances were couple dances, usually with called steps.Buy it!

5:49pm

Jerry Grcevich i Žagar Band “Lička večera” from Ličke Drvoječe ((self Published)) —Jerry Grcevich is an amazing musician now living in the USA, but who recorded this in Croatia. Serbian and Croatian bar bands in the US all play in this style as well.Buy it!

5:52pm

Otrov “Al Je Lijepo” from Baština Hrvatskog Sela (private 2004) —traditional women's part singing from the Croatian minority in Hungary. Typically, this would be used to accompany a ring dance, just as similar songs were used by the Hungarian women for a karikazo.Buy it!

5:53pm

Gajde su Gajde (Franjo Dervar, Zoltán Szabó, & Antun Vizin) “Gajde Su Gajde” from Magyarországi Horvát Dudazene (Etnfon 1997) —the title means "a bagpipe is a bagpipe..."Buy it!

5:56pm

Vujicsics/Marta Sebestyen “Jozo (Ft Márta Sebestyén, Júlia Radó & Antus Vizin)” from Podravina - Croatian Dance Melodies (Periferic Records 2001) —the greatest CD of Croatian music from Hungary ever made, it has an all star cast and is full of great tunes and...the words!Buy it!

Like everything else, times are approximate. Spinitron and this station are not liable for errors or omissions.