Music from the Hills (Music)
Sun Jul 22nd 2012 4.00pm–6.00pm
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Time zone: central
Bayar Şahin “Mgzavruli (Haralo)”
from Bani (Baysah Müzik) —we open this show of Georgian music where we left off last week - music from the the Georgian minority of Turkey
from Duduki ((private label)) —this song is accompanied by a pair of instruments called "duduk" (after which the ensemble is named). It is a double-reed instrument with very wide reeds and only a few finger holes, making it very difficult to play. it is also played on Armenia, Turkey
Georgian Voices “Tskhenosnuri”
from Memory (Boheme 1992) —this is a famous marching song, done by every men's group in Georgia. I first heard it on an old Monitor LP produced in the 1950's
Tutarchela “Xelo mousvi balaxsa”
from Tutarchela - having fun ((self) 2007) —billed as the first "all-girls" (they mean women) ensemble in Georgia, founded in 2004, they sing repertoire usually sung by men, and also arrangements of other Georgian-language groups such as the laz in Turkey
Tutarchela “Jilvelo Nanaida”
from Tutarchela - having fun ((self) 2007) —this song is found all over the eastern Black Sea area and down into Kars. It is usually spelled "Cilveloy". This is the arrangement Tutarchela has made in "Georgian style"
Hamlet Gonashvili “Satrpialo”
from Hamlet (Jaro 1995) —The most famous male voice in Georgia, he died at the height of his career from a fall from an apple tree in his backyard
Like everything else, times are approximate.
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