:: Title :: Hegioga
:: Genre :: harvest song, work song
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Unidentified [vocal]
:: Setting :: Unspecified
:: Location :: Unspecified (Unspecified), Georgia (unspecified) (Georgia)
:: Language :: Georgian
:: Culture :: Caucasian, Georgian, Kakheti
:: Session :: Georgian II 8/64
:: Date :: 08/1964
:: Reference Information :: T1716.0, Track 20 (00:02:41)
:: 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 - An encouragement to harvesters. This song is sung by two soloists who successively develop the theme of the song. The title itself carries no meaning but an exclamation of encouragement. [Source: Tape notes]
0 - Song for reaping with chorus from Cachetti, performed with scythes - 40 mixed voices. [Source: Tape notes]
:: Collection :: Soviet Union 1964

 

 

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