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Kezbere, Sabine: The Dowry Song 

 

 

Basic information

  • Title: 
    The Dowry Song
  • Composer: 
  • Duration (in minutes): 
    3
  • Year of composition: 
    2007
  • First performance (year): 
    2009
  • First performance (venue): 
    Concert of mixed choir Sola,
  • First performance (performers): 
    Mixed choir Sola, conductor Kaspars Adamsons
  • Conductor: 
    Obligatory
 

Notes

  • Program notes: 

    The Dowry Song is an arrangement of a Latvian folk song. It is a simple melody with lyrics. The
    lyrics is quite humorous about a bride that is too lazy to make her dowry, so she has been told to not
    sleep all day and wake up to get things done. This choir song has became popular among Latvian
    choirs and has been recorded in album by mixed choir Sola.

 

Instruments

Total number of musicians: 
24
Musicians
Soprano(s)
6
Alto(s)
6
Tenor(s)
6
Bass(es)
6

 

 

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