Variante ale baladei „Miorița” (Variants of the ballad „Mioriţa”)

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Collection title:

           The Folkloric Collection of the Institute of Language and Literature: EAP1045




           Variante ale baladei „Miorița” (Variants of the ballad „Mioriţa”)

Folkloric species:

           ballads (balade), nuptial songs (cântece de nuntă)

Item Description:

           Female and male singers sing solo lyric songs in Romanian. The creations are variants of ballad, nuptial/wedding sorrow song. List of pieces: 1. Miorița (baladă – ballad); 2. Miorița (baladă – ballad); 3. Cine zice doina, doina/ Miorița (baladă – ballad); 4. Cine zice doina, doina/ Miorița (baladă – ballad); 5. Taci, mireasă, nu mai plânge (nuptial/wedding sorrow song).

Performance/Interviewee Note:

           Female and male singers sing solo lyric songs without any musical accompaniment.



Performer Permission:

           Verbally expressed permission. No written proof.

Contributor 1: Moraru Contributor 1 role: Singer, female: creation 1
Contributor 2: Smochina, Elena Contributor 2 role: Singer, female: creation 2
Contributor 3: Gonța, Emilian al lui Gheorghe Contributor 3 role: Singer, male (64 years old): creations 3, 4
Contributor 4: Spătaru, Gheorghe Contributor 4 role: Singer, male: creation 5

Date of original recording:

           NA: creation 1 1974.08.10: creations 2, 3, 4 1976.07.22: creation 5


           22 min. 27 sec.


          Ciobanu, Ivan D.; Tanase, Vera; Ştefârţă, Tamara


           The Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, The Soviet Socialist Republic of Moldova; nowadays The Republic of Moldova

Recording location (Localitate):

           Tomai (Leova; R. Moldova)

Recording district (Raion):


Recording location:

           Creations 1, 5: NA Creations 2, 3, 4: Tomai village, Leova district



Music category/genre:

           Variants of ballad „Miorița”, nuptial/wedding sorrow song

Recording notes:

           Recording has flutter and wow on recorded sound.

Accompanying images:

           CEAP1045_1_365_1.jpg; CEAP1045_1_365_2.jpg


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