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Links for Georgian chant
« on: November 24, 2010, 11:37:17 PM »
I thought I'd start a thread for links to Georgian polyphonic chants, as I think this unique tradition doesn't get enough attention. I'll start with a song I recently uploaded to Youtube, a recording of the Pentecost troparion by nuns of Sameba-Jikheti convent:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B7kV2byQ9NA
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Re: Links for Georgian chant
« Reply #1 on: November 26, 2010, 10:31:44 AM »
http://georgianchant.org/

This website has some great resources and audio samples. They offer guided tours of Georgian monasteries and medieval sites, as well as the musical styles of various regions.
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Re: Links for Georgian chant
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Re: Links for Georgian chant
« Reply #3 on: June 13, 2011, 07:41:10 PM »
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NnADqJbNhlM

Christ is risen. One of my favourites. This style of chant is from the Svaneti region.