:: Title :: Ali-pasha
:: Genre :: epic song
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Unidentified men [vocal]
:: Setting :: Unspecified
:: Location :: Unspecified (Unspecified), Georgia (unspecified) (Georgia)
:: Language :: Georgian
:: Culture :: Caucasian, Georgian, Guria
:: Session :: Georgian II 8/64
:: Date :: 08/1964
:: Reference Information :: T1716.0, Track 8 (00:01:54)
:: 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 15 men with two tenors and one yodeler in leaders. [Source: Tape notes]
0 - This is a song about war with the Turks - and about the Turkish leader Ali-pasha, his defeat, and the liberation of Georgia from the Turks. [Source: Tape notes]
0 - Pasha is the title for a military leader.
:: Collection :: Soviet Union 1964

 

 

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