Live: Ethno

Folk songs from Damaraland (Namibia)

Damaraland Folk-Ensemble: Mutago, Dantago, /gomtere, Mai, Rise, Ecko (vocal)
Introduction, Kaise !nuse haSatsa ta ti /amiEk koop ‘n tikiese bierNamibia !gai reTsura !hab geSa /ami !a Sau teNamibia #ou !aTi mamas geAmarulaIho mamaTamatieDilo Dilo, and other folk songs
Live recording from Orient Festival, Estonia Concert Hall, Tallinn, May 2nd, 2007; 41 min 50 sec, mp3, 128 Kbps. (Note: The unusual marks like !, /, # and ‘ in the spelling of the titles and the names are not mistakes but denote clicking sounds in Nama-Damara language.)


Traditional music of Dorze tribe (Ethiopia)

Live recording from an open air performance in Dorze village, Southern Ethiopia, Nov 18th, 2009. Recorded by Peeter Vähi. 11 min 16 sec, mp3, 128 Kbps


Duo Vladiswar Nadishana & David Kuckhermann

Vladiswar Nadishana (hang, hybrid-kavalfutujarakhomus, vocal / Siberia), David Kuckhermann (hang / Germany)
Program Metallic Virtuosity
Live recording from Glasperlenspiel Festival, July 20th, 2013, St John’s church, Tartu, Estonia; 1 h 10 min 51 sec, mp3, 256 Kbps


Armenian music performed by Meri Vardanyan Duo

Meri Vardanyan (qānon) & Haig Sarikouyoumdjian (dudukbdul)
Sheram Du im musan es, mugham Bayati shiraz, folk songs (arr Komitas), Shushiki (Komitas), folk dance Jeyrani
Live recording from an open air performance in Turin, Italy, Jun 21st, 2009. 9 min 40 sec, mp3, 128 Kbps


Estonian folk songs

Handbell Ensemble Arsis, artistic director Aivar Mäe
Estonian folk songs (The Chamber of the WindRoll, Sun!The Wife of a Snake) arranged by Tõnu Kõrvits
Live recording on Oct 13th, 2013, Estonia Concert Hall, sound engineer − Siim Mäesalu (Estonian Public Broadcasting), 14 min 7 sec, mp3, 320 Kbps


Music from Tuva

Ensemble Huun-Huur-Tu: Kaigal-Ool Khovalyg (hoomei guttural singing, igildoshpuluurkhomus), Sayan Bapa (hoomei guttural singing, igildoshpuluurkhomus), Aleksei Saryglar (hoomei singing, igilkhomuskengirge-drum, duyugkhapchik, Tibetan bells); Radik Tyulysh (hoomei and sygyt vocal styles, byzaanchikhomuslimbi)
Program: MorgulOske CherdeSygytChiraa-KhoorKongureiDadyr-TodurSaryglarEzir KaraOdugenA-Shoo-Deke-Yo
Live recording from Orient Festival, Estonia Concert Hall, Tallinn, May 5th, 2007; engineered by Maido Maadik, in co-operation with Estonian Broadcasting Corporation; 56 min 29 sec, mp3, 128 Kbps


Jivan Gasparyan

Jivan Gasparyan (duduk, Armenia), Armen Ghazaryan (tenor duduk), Vazgen Makafyan (bass duduk)
Program: Kele LaoEshkhemetHingallaMama, and other Armenian folk tunes
Live recording from Orient Festival, Estonia Concert Hall, Tallinn, May 5th, 2009; in co-operation with Estonian Broadcasting Corporation; 57 min 42 sec, mp3, 128 Kbps


Traditional music of Persian Gulf (Iran)

Shanbehzadeh Ensemble (Iran): Saeid Shanbehzadeh (neyanbānneydjoftidammām), Naghib Shanbehzadeh (tombākzarbetempo)
Live recording from Orient Festival, Estonia Concert Hall, Tallinn, May 6th, 2009. Engineered by Aili Jõeleht / Estonian Broadcasting Corporation. 46 min 16 sec, mp3, 128 Kbps


Folk songs from the Himalayan Kingdom of Bhutan

Chhoden (vocal, dramnyen; Bhutan)
Program: Jha Lha Tshering laLuyang TsawaMenjong TsendenPungthang Dechen
Live recording from Orient Festival, Estonia Concert Hall, Tallinn, May 5th, 2007. Engineered by Maido Maadik / Estonian Broadcasting Corporation. 20 min 04 sec, mp3, 128 Kbps


EXPEDITION AFRICAN ROUND
Ritual of whitch doctor

Live recording from an open air performance in Chitimba, Malawi, Jan 7th, 2013; 2 min 20 sec, mp3, 192 Kbps
Zimbabwe traditional folk show and drumming

Live recording in Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe, Jan 20th, 2013; 14 min 58 sec, mp3, 192 Kbps
Folk music of San people (bushmen)

Live recording from an open air performance in Ghanzi, Botswana, Jan 26th, 2013; 9 min 47 sec, mp3, 192 Kbps
Damara folk songs

Live recording in Damaraland Camp, Namibia, Jan 31st, 2013; 7 min 24 sec, mp3, 192 Kbps
Folk songs of Nigeria

ive recording from an open air performance in Enugu, Nigeria, Feb 26th, 2013; 15 min 50 sec, mp3, 192 Kbps
Voodoo ritual of Ewe tribe

Live recording from an open air performance in Evenokope village, Ghana, Mar 5th, 2013; 50 min 51 sec, mp3, 192 Kbps
Dogon mask dance

Live recording from an open air performance in Dogon Country, Mali, Mar 19th, 2013; 23 min 6 sec, mp3, 192 Kbps
Swazi music and dance

Live recording from an open air performance in Mantinga village, Swaziland, Feb 26th, 2014; 34 min 40 sec, mp3, 320 Kbps
Sotho music

Malalea choir and band
Live recording from an open air performance in Malealea village, Lesotho, Mar 3rd, 2014; 21 min 49 sec, mp3, 320 Kbps


Ainu folk music

Ensemble Marewrew & Kanô Oki (tonkori, Hokkaidō, Japan)
Live recording from Orient Festival, open air venue at Rotermann square, Tallinn, June 2nd, 2013; 1 h 5 min 50 sec, mp3, 224 Kbps


The Glory of Babylon

Performed by the ensemble Light in Babylon (Middle East)
Live recording from Orient Festival, Vaba Lava, Tallinn, June 3rd, 2017, recording by Klassikaraadio (Classic Radio / ERR), engineered by Aili Jõeleht, 1 h 24 min, mp3, 320 Kbps


Folk Music from Tyva

Performed by The Tuvan National Orchestra
Live recording during Siberian-Mongolian expedition, Aug 31st, 2018, Hoomei Centre, Kyzyl, Tyva, Russia, 20 min 17 sec, mp3, 320 Kbps


Shaman ritual of Tyva

Performed by Khovalygma
Live recording during Siberian-Mongolian expedition, Aug 30th, 2018, at Yenisei river, Russia, 29 min 48 sec, mp3, 320 Kbps


The National Orchestra and Guttural Singing Choir of Tyva

Live recording from Orient 2019, the Glass Hall of Tallinn Song festival Ground, May 23rd, 2019, recorded by Classic Radio / Estonian Public Broadcasting, engineered by Siim Mäesalu, 1 h 21 min, mp3, 320 Kbps