Note: Aktanysh is a village, center of the Aktanysh district, Republic of Tatarstan. Gafiatulina, Khatima Sharifovna (b. 1915), Merited Artist of the Republic of Tatarstan, soloist of the State Ensemble of Song and Dance of Tatarstan Republic. Russian accordions have several kinds and corresponding names (baian, garmon', garmoshka). Tatars often play the Saratov garmon'. Contsruction refers to the "steps" of the industrial revolution.
About the session: These are dubs made by Alan Lomax from the archives of Radio Moscow. Original collector(s) unknown.
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