Muzyka i słowa - tradycyjne. Wykonanie - Rodzina Tafijczuków ze wsi Bukowiec, rejon Werchowyna, Iwano-Frankowska obłast'.
Music and lyrics traditional. Performed by the Tafiychuk Family from Bukovets, Verkhovyna region, Ivan-Frankovsk county, Ukraine.
Nagrano 26-27.06.2000 w Studiu DĽwięków Niemożliwych w Warszawie, oprócz 1 i 9, które nagrano na połoninie Kopiłasz we wsi Bukowiec, 16.08.2000 (nagranie Włodzimierz Nakonieczny i Andrij Maruszeczko)
Nagranie i montaż: Tadeusz Sudnik
Recorded 26-27.06.2000 at Impossible Sounds Studio, Warsaw, except 1 and 9 - recorded on mountain's meadow called Kopilash in Bukovets' village on 16.08.2000 by W. Nakonieczny and A. Maruszeczko.
Recording and mastering by Tadeusz Sudnik.
Haft na okładce / Cover embroidery: Tania Czarna, Wasiuta Kicnak, Marijka Zelenczuk, Hanusia Tafijczuk
Cover in english and ukrainian (polish-ukrainian cover version is also available - search our shop for "Rodzina Tafijczuków").
HUTSULSHCHYNA - a land situated in the Carpathian mountains on the borderland of Ukraine and Romania. It is inhabited by Ukrainian highlanders - Hutsuls. The Hutsul people are noble, proud, modest and of unbelievable hospitality. Their main occupation is shepherding and handicraft. Hutsul culture - both material and spirit - is one of the most beautifull additions to the European etnographic map.
THE TAFIYCHUK FAMILY descends from Hutsul village of Bukovet', placed between Kosiv and Verkhovyna in the Ukrainian part of the Carpathian Mountains. Cultivating local music traditions, their repertoire is recognized as a canon of Hutsul folklore.
This second record in the series of 'Music of Ukrainian Carpathian Mountains' contains ritual instrumental music of the Hutsuls. These are improvisations of traditional melodies, performed....... more