Music from the Hills (Music)
With John Uhlemann
Sun Oct 7th 2012 4.00pm–6.00pm
Time zone: central
Mike Marshall & Chris Thile “Sedi Donka” from Live Duets (Sugarhill 2006) —2 folk musicians known for other genres playing a Bulgarian tune in 25/8 - I am playing this in honor of the 25th birthday of KDHX. By the way, the 25/8 is divided 3+2+2+3+2+2+2+2+3+2+2Buy it!
Traicho Sinapov “Na Trapeza i Sitno Shopsko Horo” from Bulgarian table songs (BHA10578) (Balkanton (LP)) —here is a classic "horo and ruchenitsa" pair, played by two of the best musicians in the classical folk styleBuy it!
Konushenski Folk Orchestra “Iztyrsi Kaltsi (Sedi Donka)” from Po-Polechka Tropai Mlado Mladozhenche (Sunrise Marinov www.sunrisebg.com 2008) —another dance in 25/8. The name means "shake off your leg-warmers" - the idea is that folks dance this so vigorously that they are shaking their clothes off.Buy it!
Savina Giannatou “Los bilbilicos” from Anoixi sti Saloniki (primavera in Salonico) (Lyra www.lyra.com 1995) —only part of this could be played - come back next week for the full cut and lots of music from women in southwestern EuropeBuy it!