:: Title :: Kelu (The Birch)
:: Genre :: epic song, lyric song
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Pjanzina (f) [vocal]
unidentified woman [vocal]
:: Setting :: Unspecified
:: Location :: Unspecified (Unspecified), Mordoviya (Russia)
:: Language :: Moksha
:: Culture :: Finnic, Mordvin, Moksha
:: Session :: Mordva 8/64
:: Date :: 08/1964
:: Reference Information :: T1702.0, Track 2 (00:02:58)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - These are dubbed recordings collected and given to Alan Lomax by Mr. Georgii Ivanovich Suraev-Korolev. [Source: Editor]
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - This is a traditional song which is performed about the heroine of the Great Patriotic War, Zoia Anatol'evna Kosmodem'ianskaia (1923-1941), performed with contemporary patriotic continuation.
0 - Original notes read: "Recorded on the home-talent contest in 1954. Perfromed by women collective-farmers of Sijuga-village. 25 women, aged 18 to 30 take part in the choir. Miss Pjanzina is the leader. She is 24. The plot is given on the tape." [Source: Tape Notes]
:: Collection :: Soviet Union 1964

 

 

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