:: Title :: Lile
:: Genre :: choral song, hymn
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Unidentified men [vocal]
:: Setting :: Unspecified
:: Location :: Unspecified (Unspecified), Georgia (unspecified) (Georgia)
:: Language :: Svan
:: Culture :: Caucasian, Georgian, Svan
:: Session :: Georgian II 8/64
:: Date :: 08/1964
:: Reference Information :: T1717.0, Track 24 (00:03:11)
:: 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 - This track has a very bad mid frequency hum. [Source: Editor]
0 - Male chorus of 30 Svans - hymn to the sun - good beginning. [Source: Tape notes]
0 - This is a survivor of the ancient cult songs. A hymn to the rising sun, where the people glorify the sun and ask for a happy life. [Source: Tape notes]
:: Collection :: Soviet Union 1964

 

 

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