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SONG FROM ȚARA OAȘULUI

Description: The flute players Ioan Ravas and Petre Tat from Bixad village, Satu Mare County, play a typical song from Țara Oașului.

Cite as: Danț oșenesc – Song from Țara Oașului; performers: Ioan Ravas, Petre Tat, camera/ interview: Răzvan Roșu, editor: Valentina Roșu, retrieved from www.oeaw.ac.at/VLACH, ID number: tran1277ROV0007a.


OLD SONG FROM ȚARA OAȘULUI

Description: The flute player Ioan Ravas from Bixad village, Satu Mare County, plays an old and typical song from Țara Oașului.

Cite as: Danț bătrânesc – Old song from Țara Oașului; performer: Ioan Ravas, camera/ interview: Răzvan Roșu, editor: Valentina Roșu, retrieved from www.oeaw.ac.at/VLACH, ID number: tran1277ROV0008a.

 


GRIGA LUI IANOȘ'S SONG

Description: The flute players Ioan Ravas and Petre Tat from Bixad village, Satu Mare County, play an instrumental song from Țara Oașului. It was the song of Griga lui Ianoș, the chief of a local gang of thieves which were active between 1940 and 1950. Griga lui Ianoș was known as a violent person and committed many murders.

Cite as: Danțu lu Griga lu Ianoș – Griga lui Ianoș's song; performers: Ioan Ravas, Petre Tat, camera/ interview: Răzvan Roșu, editor: Valentina Roșu, retrieved from www.oeaw.ac.at/VLACH, ID number: tran1277ROV0009a.


MOȘ BERCIUC'S SONG

Description: The flute player Petre Tat from Bixad village, Satu Mare County, plays a typical song from Țara Oașului. He learned it from an older villager called Berciuc.

Cite as: Danțu lu moș Berciuc – Moș Berciuc's song; performer: Petre Tat, camera/ interview: Răzvan Roșu, editor: Valentina Roșu, retrieved from www.oeaw.ac.at/VLACH, ID number: tran1277ROV0010a.


SONG FROM ȚARA OAȘULUI

Description: The flute player Petre Tat from Bixad village, Satu Mare County, plays an old, typical song from Țara Oașului.

Cite as: Danț oșenesc – Song from Țara Oașului; performer: Petre Tat, camera/ interview: Răzvan Roșu, editor: Valentina Roșu, retrieved from www.oeaw.ac.at/VLACH, ID number: tran1277ROV0011a.


FIDDLE MADE FROM GREENERY

Description: Rhythmic shouts performed by Gheorghe Moiș and Petre Zele. They are accompanied by Petre Zele on fiddle and Petrică Zele on second violin. This instrumental group was typical for Țara Oașului until the 1970s when the second violin was replaced by the zongora, an instrument similar to a guitar.

Cite as:  Poi četerúică de verdiáță – Fiddle made from greenery; performers: Gheorghe Moiș, Petre Zele, Petrică Zele, camera/ interview: Thede Kahl, Răzvan Roșu, transcription/ translation: Răzvan Roșu, editor: Valentina Paul, retrieved from www.oeaw.ac.at/VLACH, ID-number: tran1277ROV0014a.


WITH THE FOOT THAT HURTS

Description: Petre Zele is singing rhythmic shouts and plays the fiddle, accompanied by his son Petrică Zele on second violin. This instrumental group was typical for Țara Oașului until the 1970s when the second violin was replaced with the zongora, an instrument similar to a guitar.

Cite as:  Cu cáre ptʼičór ma dɔ́re – With the foot that hurts; performers: Petre Zele, Petrică Zele, camera/ interview: Răzvan Roșu, transcription/ translation: Răzvan Roșu, editor: Valentina Paul, retrieved from www.oeaw.ac.at/VLACH, ID-number: tran1277ROV0030a.


COME YOU VILLAGE GIRL TO THE MARKET IN VYSHKOVO

Description: Three generations (grandfather, father and son) singing and playing traditional music from Țara Oașului. Petre Zele, the grandfather, performs old rhythmic shouts about love and cross-border smuggle during the interwar period. He is accompanied by his son Petre Zele on fiddle and his grandson Petrică Zele on second violin.

Cite as:  Hai măi lέle-n tîrg în Dʼișc – Come you village girl to the market in Vyshkovo; performer: Petre Zele, Petre Zele, Petrică Zele, camera/ interview: Răzvan Roșu, transcription/ translation: Răzvan Roșu, editor: Valentina Paul, retrieved from www.oeaw.ac.at/VLACH, ID-number: tran1277ROV0031a.


DANCE SONGS

Description: Petre Zele is playing some old dance melodies from Țara Oașului on fiddle. He is accompanied by his son Petrică Zele on zongoră.

Cite as:  Dánțurʼ de ğucát – Dance songs; performers: Petre Zele, Petrică Zele camera/ interview: Răzvan Roșu, transcription/ translation: Răzvan Roșu, editor: Valentina Paul, retrieved from www.oeaw.ac.at/VLACH, ID-number: tran1277ROV0032a.