Blog / Archive / December 2013

  • Visit in Šumiac

    Šumiac

    During one Šumiac afternoon in the summer of 2013, an idea came up while chatting with Juraj Margeta, to record the older generation of men singers from Šumiac, which are no longer active folklorists, but still like to get together to sing and have couple of drinks.

    The mixer, at last, took place in January 2014. We are intentionally not talking about "recording" session, since it wouldn’t describe the momentum. The Šumiac community center building hosted more like “randezvous” of noble people, sprinkled by homemade sausage, homemade spirits and good stories seasoning (we still laugh at Siman Karoly’s last comment to his invitation to a cabin stay: “It must be warm though! So in case somebody sleeps in outside, he won’t die….).

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