:: Title :: Collective lamentation of the girl friends of the bride at her wedding
:: Genre :: song of farewell, wedding song
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Unidentified women [vocal]
:: Setting :: Unspecified
:: Location :: Unspecified (Unspecified), Russia (unspecified) (Russia)
:: Language :: Russian
:: Culture :: Slavic, East Slavic, Russian
:: Session :: Russian II 8/64
:: Date :: 8/24/1964
:: Reference Information :: T1707.0, Track 5 (00:01:31)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - These are dubbed recordings copied from magnetic tape and celluloid disks in the Chamber of Folk Music of the Moscow Conservatory. They were originally recorded by Anna Rudyneva.
2 - General Bibliography - S.A. Tokaryev. Etnographiya narodov SSSR/ with a list of the written sources used by the author at the end of the book / Moscow, Moscow University, 1958. [Source: Tape notes]
3 - The majority of songs listed here are not performed now as a part of everyday life, i.e. are not spontaneous. [Source: Tape notes]
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - A group of 60 year old women. This is a field recording from 1961 made in the Voronezh region, Bobrov district, the village of Pchelinovka. [Source: Tape notes]
0 - The bride's friends bid farewell and she weeps. [Source: Tape notes]
:: Collection :: Soviet Union 1964

 

 

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