Latvija: Ancient Harp Song
From Latvia, sung dainas – ancient verses of people, nature and gods – with stringed instruments, kokles (known as ancient harps or psaltery), stabule (woodwinds) and vocals.
|Sat, Dec 28||12:00PM||Folklorica|
Ice Mountains in Harp Light
Sung Latvian dainas are accompanied by kokles, stabule and vocals. The kokle is an ancient Latvian harp whose music is described as the sound of the Latvian soul – melancholic, smooth and deep.
|Sun, Dec 29||10:30AM||Folklorica|