:: Title :: Shalva Chemo (My Shalva)
:: Genre :: love song
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Unidentified [vocal]
unidentified woman [chonguri]
:: Setting :: Unspecified
:: Location :: Unspecified (Unspecified), Georgia (unspecified) (Georgia)
:: Language :: Mingrelian
:: Culture :: Caucasian, Georgian, Mingrelian
:: Session :: Georgian II 8/64
:: Date :: 08/1964
:: Reference Information :: T1716.0, Track 10 (00:02:51)
:: 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 - 25 women / 4 chonguris - professional [Source: Tape notes]
0 - Shalva Chemo (name of a bathhouse) has a lyrical character - love song. [Source: Tape notes]
0 - Shalva is a Georgian male name.
:: Collection :: Soviet Union 1964

 

 

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