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Słowa i muzyka - tradycyjne; wykonanie i interpretacja z akompaniamentem liry korbowej i bandury (11), opisy - MYCHAJŁO CHAJ
Nagrano w Studiu Dźwięków Niemożliwych, Warszawa 30-31.08.1998; Realizacja i montaż: TADEUSZ SUDNIK.
Booklet in polish and ukrainian (there is also english-ukrainan version of booklet available in our shop).
Epic dumas, religious psalms, ballads and historic songs - such is the very base of repertoire of the Ukrainian lira musicians. Comforting but also admonishing compositions contain the truth about the nation - its history, culture and people. Playing the lira was a mission of high rank and value. Its beginning dates from the medieval times. Through centuries, it evolved into an elaborative tradition. Its symbol - the figure of a wandering musicians and his magic instrument - was always revered by the nation.
MYHILO HAI studies this tradition. Basing himself on existing source materials and the ones collected directly, he reconstructs the canon of lira repertoire