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Title Transylvanian wedding music / recorded and annotated by Laszlo Kurti.

Published [Washington, D.C.] : Smithsonian Folkways Records, c[2001]


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 1 online resource (41:08)
Series Smithsonian global sound for libraries.
Notes Previously issued as compact disc.
Reissue, on demand. Originally issued as LP in 1983: Folkways Records, FE 4015, and as cassette in 1991.
Sheets contain program notes in English by László Kürti, with song texts in Hungarian with English translation.
Contents Church music -- Figurás dance -- Keserves, csárdás, and szapora -- Felszeg csárdás, and szapora -- Groom's farewell speech -- Singing and wedding calls -- Bride's farewell speech -- Keserves song and szapora -- Csárdás and szapora tunes -- Legényes dance tunes -- Perinta : Romanian dance -- Szapora melodies.
Notes Recorded by László Kürti on August 22-23, 1982 at a Hungarian marriage service and celebration in the Kalotaszeg (Calata) Region, Romania.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Alexandria, VA : Alexander Street Press, 2009. (Smithsonian global sound for libraries). Available via World Wide Web.
Other author Kürti, László, annotator.
Smithsonian/Folkways Recordings.
Subject Folk dance music -- Romania -- Calata Region.
Folk music -- Hungary.
Folk music -- Romania -- Calata Region.
Folk songs, Hungarian -- Romania -- Calata Region.
Hungarians -- Romania -- Calata Region -- Music.
Music -- Hungary.
Music -- Romania -- Calata Region.
Wedding music.