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Ionian islands Corfu, Klimatia Religious, Literary Easter Song, Ritual Song
Δόξα να ’χει πάσα ημέρα Glory be to every day and to the Son and Father and to the Holy Spirit that’s divine and life-creating. Glory be to all the...
Asia Minor Makri - Levissi Table Song Wedding Song
Για δέστε τράπεζα χρυσή
Dodecanese Rhodes Wedding Song
Νύφη μου καλορίζικο
Central Greece Carnival Song
Πέθαν’ ο Κρέας He’s dead, o mother dear, he’s dead, he’s dead is Master Meat, he’s dead is Master Meat, he’s dead, and Master Cheese is dyi...
Peloponnese Arcadia, Pera Melana
Τί τον(ε) ζηλεύεις Βέργω μ'
Asia Minor Erythraea, Kato Panagia Wedding Song
Όμορφη που ‘ν’ η νύφη μας Our bride is beautiful and I've no need of words Her sweet cheeks are red as roses. I'm telling you so hear my words Take ...
Epirus Carnival Song, Bawdy Song
Πώς το τρίβουν το πιπέρι How do they grind, good shepherdess, how do they grind the pepper, how do they grind the pepper, those diabolic monks? With...
Central Greece Fable Song (Ballad)
Εγώ ’μαι ’νους ψαρά παιδί
Macedonia Chalkidiki, Ierissos Wedding Song
Αφήνω γεια στη γειτονιά
Macedonia Chalkidiki, Ierissos Wedding Song, For the Bride
Αφήνω γεια στη γειτονιά
Ionian islands Corfu Wedding Song, Wish Well
I climbed up the cherry-tree Marie, Maria, Marigo, to pick a cherry vái tzigitzéla, vái tzigitzó. The couple just now joi...
Cyclades Couplets | Processional Tune Love Song
Asia Minor Makri - Levissi Couplets | Processional Tune Love Song
I come and you are asleep amid the white jasmine, wake up wherever you might live and be, my bushy lemon tree. My partridge...
Peloponnese Arcadia, Astros
Τούτ' τη γης την έσκαψα
Propontis Couplets Love Song
Όλα μου τα παράτησα & Τι έχεις Θεονίτσα I gave up all I had, all the joys life gave me, And now walk hand in hand with my humility. It’s you that torments me, but...
Peloponnese Arcadia, Pera Melana Klephtic Song
I was over by Piana, up high, a day or two ago and, lads, who did I hear but the old man of the Moriá. And I hear the old m...
Dodecanese Couplets Sea and Sailors Song, Lampoon
In Saloniki I sold my boat but when I got home to Chios, I didn’t have a groat. Heave ho once, man the sails Heave ho twic...
Eastern Aegean Lesvos, Skoutaro Swing Song, Children's Song
Θέλω ν’ ανέβω στα ψηλά I want to climb up to the top, my friend, up to the top of the roof of Saint George's, of Saint George's roof. I want to pi...
Eastern Aegean Chios Sea and Sailors Song
I would sail away I would, eri pali in Attaleia’s waters yea, eri pali, with the vessels from Psara, who have sailors true...