Dance Style: Local dance
Thessaly Magnesia, Trikeri Sea and Sailors Song, Lampoon
The dance is danced by Kaklamans, a pumpkin serves as drum1. In Trikeri’s old neighbourhood the Kaklamans were dancing. The...
Dodecanese Karpathos, Olympos Acritic Song
Kalomoiris' youngest boy was born at night, in the night before the cock crowed. On the very same night that he was born, h...
Dodecanese Rhodes Couplets
Eastern Aegean Ikaria, Fournoi Instrumental
Cappadocia / Konya Karvali Couplets Easter Song, Love Song | Ritual Song
Λέιλαλιμ Oh, I’m standing on the castle height, lilac-sweet, my love, my love, lilac-sweet, lilac-sweet. I am all of twelve years ol...
Cappadocia / Konya Potamia Couplets Wedding Song, For the Bride
Τώρα λάμψαν τα σπίτια μας
Cappadocia / Konya Malakopi
Πιάτε το χορό
Macedonia Chalkidiki, Ierissos Acritic Song
Στου Μαυριανού τ' αλώνι At Mavrianos' marble threshing floor a king and a youth are contesting throwing heavy stones, no one can throw them like Gi...
Macedonia Naoussa Instrumental | Processional Tune
Αμπέλι μου πλατύφυλλο
Epirus Fable Song (Ballad)
Γιε μου γιατί δε λούζεσαι – My son, why don’t you go and wash, why don’t you change your clothing? Today, my child, is Easter Day, you’ll go and take ...
Macedonia Historical Song
Nine villages of ours they razed amán amán, and fifteen castles. Amán, come see the body you torture. And they took Náouss...
Macedonia Kozani Carnival Song, Bawdy Song
Ου παππούς ου Ραγκαβέλας Old grandfather1 bre, bre, bre, old grandfather Rangavélas, old grandfather Rangavélas had an ass that limped along; dummy ...
Macedonia Florina Instrumental
Cappadocia / Konya Sinasos Love Song
Πάγω στης Προύσας τα βουνά On my way - oh aman, gel aman - On my way to the mountains of Prussa,1 I found a cool brook bubbling. I bent down to take ...
Cappadocia / Konya Sinasos Acritic Song
Πέρα στους πέρα κάμπους
Cappadocia / Konya Farasa Religious, Literary
Χορευτικό πομπικό τραγούδι
Dodecanese Karpathos, Olympos Fable Song (Ballad), Sea and Sailors Song
She’s a girl from Amorgos, ribbon, o my ribbon! she wants to go out to sea, braided, ribbon mine! But how? She cannot go to...
Sporades Skiathos Easter Song, Fable Song (Ballad) | Ritual Song
Το τραγούδι του Aϊ-Γιώργη O sainted George and honoured master, rider of the grey horse, accoutred with a trusty sword and with a golden lance, it is...