Thursday, June 16, 2011
Traditional Songs & Dances from the Soko Banja Area (1973)
Selo Records LP-1
From the Internet: "Traditional Songs & Dances From the Soko Banja Area is the first of a promised series of Balkan traditional music edited and produced by Robert Henry Ləibman. The album is directed at both American folk dancers who want to learn some Balkan dances and something about them and also folklorists and ethnomusicologists. The material, all recorded in 1971-72 in a small region of East Serbia (Yugoslavia), is divided between dances played on bagpipe and songs. An elaborate 92-page booklet text and music transcriptions and translations, detailed dance..."
From the LP: "Field recordings from Yugoslavia with notes edited by Robert Henry Ləibman"
This LP was a thrift shop find (99¢), in acceptable condition. The 92-page booklet was not enclosed. It is not on CD.
Maramica Od Bela Fulara
Sta Se Sjaji (Resnick)
Lepa Pava U Kovilje Spava
Sinoc Ovaj Doba
Posted by Kurt at 1:49 PM