Audio Recordings To proto filli

Format Audio Recordings
Contributors Anastassiou, Evee G.
Filareton, John
Kavoukli, N.
Kavouklis, Katherine
Klonaris, M.
Navoukli, N.
Dates 1940
Location Florida
Tarpon Springs
United States
Language Greek
Subjects Ethnography
Field Recordings
Greek Americans
Greek Songs
Love Songs
Philoptochos Society
Pinellas County
Tarpon Springs, Florida
Vocals with Piano
To proto filli
Contributor Names
Klonaris, M. (performer)
Kavouklis, Katherine (performer)
Anastassiou, Evee G. (performer)
Filareton, John (collector)
Created / Published
Tarpon Springs, Florida, 1940-05-12.
Subject Headings
-  Greek Americans
-  Love songs
-  Greek Americans -- Music
-  United States -- Florida -- Tarpon Springs -- place of recording
Field recordings
-  A very popular Greek folksong, expressing the joy and memories of the first kiss.
-  The singers are sisters, members of the Byzantine Choir of Tarpon Springs, Florida, and students at Tarpon Springs schools.
-  Tarpon Springs was settled by Greek sponge fishers in 1905.
-  The sound quality of this recording is extremely poor. It has been included online because the melody line can still be identified.
-  Performance Note: "To proto filli" (vocals with piano) performed by M. Klonaris, Katherine Kavouklis, and Evee G. Anastassiou at Philoptochos Society, Tarpon Springs, Florida, on May 12, 1940.
-  Performer referred to elsewhere as Evee Pappas
-  Performer referred to elsewhere as Catherine Kavoukli, Katherine Kavouklis, or Kathryn Kavouklees
sound recording
sound disc
1 sound disc (1 minute, 50 seconds) : analog ; 12 in.
AFC 1940/011: AFS 03883 B01 DLC-AFC American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
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