Bulgaria / Georgia, 1959, Macedonian folk / Georgian folk

Държавния ансамбъл за народни песни и танци “Пирин” / საქართველოს ცეკვისა და სიმღერის სახელმწიფო ანსამბლი [State Merited Company of Georgia Folk Songs and Dances]Makedonský a gruzínský folklór (Macedonian & Georgian Folk Songs): Side A of this split is beautiful, polyphonic vocals similar to transcendent White Voice, with playful call-and-response tracks containing lively string accompaniment. Side B is instrumental dance numbers, with heavy use of traditional percussion, accordion, and what sounds like some Georgian version of the bagpipes.

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