‘Listen how the fiddle cries and laughs’: traditional Lithuanian fiddling in Soviet-era Siberia

Gaila Kirdienė

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Abstract

This article is based on the paper presented at NAFCo conference in 2012, which was the first presentation given abroad of Lithuanian music-making in forced exile in Soviet-Era Siberia. The aim of this article is to highlight the role and significance of Lithuanian traditional fiddle, fiddlers, fiddle makers, and fiddling in political imprisonment and/or deportation taking into account updated material and scientific knowledge
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationÓn gCos go Cluas
Subtitle of host publicationFrom Dancing to Listening
EditorsLiz Doherty, Fintan Vallely
PublisherAberdeen University Press
Chapter17
Pages141-153
Number of pages13
ISBN (Print)978-1-85752-073-6
Publication statusPublished - 2019
EventNorth Atlantic Fiddle Convention Conference - Northern Ireland, Derry/Londonderry, United Kingdom
Duration: 27 Jun 20121 Jul 2012

Publication series

NameFiddle and Dance Studies from around the North Atlantic 5

Conference

ConferenceNorth Atlantic Fiddle Convention Conference
CountryUnited Kingdom
CityDerry/Londonderry
Period27/06/121/07/12

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