Rhythm: 4 beats
Thrace Holy Week’s Ritual Song, Ritual Song
Το μοιρολόι της Παναγιάς (Θράκη) ... Today the sky is sullen black, the day itself is sullen, today all folk are sorrowing, the mountains are in mourning, ...
Epirus Polyphonic Fable Song (Ballad)
Yannos and Marigo went to the same school. Yannos could read and write, Marigo could sing. They loved each other, no one kn...
Propontis Nicomedia, Katirli Couplets Love Song, Spring Song
Μάη μου με τα λούλουδα The May month with its wealth of flowers and April with its dews, I’ve got you on my mind again and didn’t sleep last night....
Epirus Arta, Grammenitsa Instrumental Carnival Song
Γαϊτανάκι & Παρωδία γάμου
Thessaly Magnesia, Kanalia Processional Tune Wedding Song
Cyclades Paros Table Song Wedding Song
Κοιμάται η νύφη κι ο γαμπρός
Macedonia Kozani Carnival Song, Bawdy Song
Τα κουρίτσια τα καημένα
Dodecanese Leros Couplets Sea and Sailors Song
The sea has made me old, yet I revel in her sight. I weep and find no peace, as I lie remembering her at night. The Aegean,...
Pontus Inepolis Sea and Sailors Song, Immigration Song
The ship is my house, the sea my courtyard and the waves of the north wind, are my comfort. A little stranger is dying at t...
Propontis Palatia Ritual Song, Fable Song (Ballad)
Το τραγούδι του Αϊ-Γιώργη A monster plagues our land curled up in a deep well. We feed it poor townsfolk every morn and every night, but when a day g...
Crete Couplets Sad and Plaintive Song
Όσο βαρούν τα σίδερα
Macedonia Love Song
The star -come now my treasure- the star and the little moon, the star, my precious, and the moon, I’ll follow a narrow trai...
Cappadocia / Konya Potamia Fable Song (Ballad)
Asia Minor Smyrna Couplets Love Song
Widow, change your name, don't let them call you widow, for you make my eyes weep night and day. But why don't tell us the...
Cappadocia / Konya Anakou Acritic Song
Χήρα παιδίν εγέννησεν A widow gives birth to a son, he is called Porphylis. In prison she bore him, in prison she raises him. At one year of age ...
Macedonia Chalkidiki, Ierissos Sea and Sailors Song
The word’s gone round: the lads from Crete, the lads who hail from Crete, those brave and comely Cretan lads, have now cast ...
Asia Minor Erythrae, Meli Couplets Love Song, Wedding Song
Τα Μελιωτάκια Two young Meliots got up to dance the syrtos, they will ask us for songs and commendations. Come, let us go over there and ...
Cyprus Sea and Sailors Song
There were three monks and hailed from Crete and three from Ághion Óros1, and they prepared a bark for sea; while chanting ...
Eastern Aegean Lesvos, Mandamados Couplets Swing Song
Πάνω στην κούνια κάτσανε