:: Title :: Urmuli (I)
:: Genre :: urmuli, work song
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Babalashvili, Georgii (m) [vocal]
:: Setting :: Unspecified
:: Location :: Unspecified (Unspecified), Georgia (unspecified) (Georgia)
:: Language :: Georgian
:: Culture :: Caucasian, Georgian, Kartli-Kakheti
:: Session :: Georgian II 8/64
:: Date :: 08/1964
:: Reference Information :: T1717.0, Track 16 (00:01:56)
:: 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 - Male solo. [Source: Tape notes]
0 - This is a cart song from Kakheti, sung by Georgii Babalashvili, a folk singer. He sings of the adversities of his destiny, his toil and hardships. A melancholic song, similar to many sung by higher voices. [Source: Tape notes]
0 - Urmuli is a wagoner song.
:: Collection :: Soviet Union 1964

 

 

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