Ederlezi (song)

Ederlezi is a song presented by most of its performers as a traditional folk song ofthe Balkan Roma . It refers to the day of St. George’s Day (Ederlezi). However, it does not appear for the first time until 1988 on the soundtrack of the film The Time of the Gypsies , attributed to Goran Bregović who claims to have composed the music from two couplets of traditional Albanian …

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Dixie (song)

Dixie , also known as I Wish I Was in Dixie or Dixie’s Land , is apopular American song . It was originally composed by an Ohio singer, Daniel Decatur Emmett, under the name of Dixie’s Land and was first published by Phillip Werlein in New Orleans in 1859. The word Dixie is the nickname given to the South of the United States .

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Diaraby (or Diarabi ) is a traditional song from West Africa 1 . This song evokes passionate bonds between individuals that are love or a deep friendship based on great mutual admiration 1 . It is notably taken by the Malian singer Ali Farka Touré or the Malian singer Inna Modja on his album Motel Bamako .

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Songs of Auvergne

Chants d’Auvergne is a work of the composer Joseph Canteloube written between 1923 and 1930 and published between 1924 and 1955. It consists of five collections of traditional songs collected in Auvergne , which have been harmonized and orchestrated. The composer wrote his score for soprano and symphonic orchestra. He did not want to follow the original music to the letter or make the “authentic” …

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