:: Title :: Shidkatsa (Seven Men)
:: Genre :: topical song
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Unidentified men [vocal]
:: Setting :: Unspecified
:: Location :: Unspecified (Unspecified), Georgia (unspecified) (Georgia)
:: Language :: Georgian
:: Culture :: Caucasian, Georgian
:: Session :: Georgian II 8/64
:: Date :: 08/1964
:: Reference Information :: T1716.0, Track 6 (00:02:16)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - These Georgian recordings were copied by Alan Lomax from the collection at the Georgian Conservatory of Music in Tiflis, Georgia. They were presented to Alan Lomax by the Georgian Union of Composers, edited by Grigol Z. Ckhikvadze, A. Georgeashvili, and Vladimir V. Akhobadze. [Source: Editor]
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - Chorus of 20 men, three leaders, three part polyphony from Guria - good but not quite so good accompaniment. [Source: Tape notes]
0 - This song is an everyday life song. The lyrics may vary according to the whims of the singers. They sing about the way of life of the Georgian people. [Source: Tape notes]
:: Collection :: Soviet Union 1964

 

 

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