:: Title :: Mravalzhamieri (Long Life, Many Years!) (II)
:: Genre :: drinking song, table song
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Unidentified [vocal]
:: Setting :: A banquet given in Alan Lomax's honor
:: Location :: Sidili (Eastern Georgia), Georgia (unspecified) (Georgia)
:: Language :: Georgian
:: Culture :: Caucasian, Georgian, Kakheti
:: Session :: Georgian III 8/64
:: Date :: 08/1964
:: Reference Information :: T1719.0, Track 3 (00:00:31)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - These recordings were made by Alan Lomax at Sidili, Eastern Georgia, recorded at 3 3/4 and 7 1/2 IPS. They contain speeches, recitations, and songs at a banquet given in his honor. The last recordings are dubbed from records played for Alan by his Georgian hosts. [Source: Tape notes]
2 - Lomax noted that the songs were very much like those found in Liguria. "For Georgian titles - look on boxes - explanatory announcement in Russian." [Source: Tape notes]
:: Collection :: Soviet Union 1964

 

 

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