Note: Three men from Guria. The hunters follow the blackbird which grieves because it is winter and it has no place to hide. They (singers) imitate the barking of a dog – the basses do this. Finally the hunters kill the bird.
About the session: These Georgian recordings were copied by Alan Lomax from the collection at the Georgian Conservatory of Music in Tiflis, Georgia. They were presented to Lomax by the Georgian Union of Composers, and were compiled by Grigol Z. Ckhikvadze, A. Georgeashvili, and Vladimir V. Akhobadze.
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