Saturday, April 14, 2018

▶ Варган (большая октава СОЛЬ2/G2) Jew's harp Vegvisir

Варган (большая октава СОЛЬ2/G2) Jew's harp Vegvisir - YouTube
Published on Apr 12, 2018 by drevurad древурад

Крепления язычка изготовлено на три точки по технологий Бурцева Николая Николаевича *

* "Mounts of the tongue are made on three points using the technologies of Nikolai Nikolaevich Burtsev"

Danil Ahmetzyanov

Saturday, March 31, 2018

▶ Вечернее настроение. Хомус. Evening mood. Khomus. Jew's harp. Эркин Алексеев. Erkin Alexeev

Вечернее настроение. Хомус. Evening mood. Khomus. Jew's harp. Эркин Алексеев. Erkin Alexeev - YouTube

Published on Mar 30, 2018 by Erkin Art

English below *

Я часто говорю людям, что в моем представлении в старину наши предки играли на хомусе чаще в пору вечерних сумерек. Конечно Маак писал о том, что некоторые якуты могли бренчать на этом инструменте целый день напролет, но думается таких бездельников было немного. Раньше существовало поверье, что с наступлением темноты на хомусе лучше не играть. Мол, это привлекает злых духов. Но в светлое время суток весь день у саха проходил в нескончаемой работе по хозяйству. И вот, после всех трудов, после вечерней трапезы каждый член семьи лежал на своей лавочке во тьме (так как маленькие окна якутского жилища и дневной-то яркий свет не особо пропускали), освещаемой только светом камелька. И тут кто-нибудь начинал грустно напевать о нелегкой жизни, или же брал хомус и всю свою усталость, нелегкие думы изливал в музыку хомуса. И души исполнителя и домочадцев легчали, светлели...

* google translate:

I often tell people that in my view in the old days our ancestors played on khomus more often during the evening twilight. Of course, Makak wrote that some Yakuts could scream on this instrument all day long, but I think there were few such idlers. Previously, there was a belief that with the onset of darkness on the khomus it is better not to play. Like, it attracts evil spirits. But during the daylight hours all day at the Sakha passed in endless work on the au pair. And now, after all the labor, after the evening meal, each member of the family lay on his bench in the dark (since the small windows of the Yakut dwelling and the day's bright light did not particularly miss), lit only by the light of the fireside. And then someone began to sing sadly about hard life, or take khomus and all his fatigue, hard thoughts poured into the music of khomus. And the souls of the performer and households were lightening, brightening ...

Erkin Art on Facebook

Thursday, March 22, 2018

▶ Wicker Man Highlight Musical Picks - May Pole

Wicker Man Highlight Musical Picks - May Pole - YouTube

• "The Wicker Man" – a 1973 British mystery horror film directed by Robin Hardy. The screenplay by Anthony Shaffer, inspired by David Pinner's 1967 novel Ritual, centres on the visit of Police Sergeant Neil Howie to the isolated island of Summerisle, in search of a missing girl. Howie, a devout Christian, is appalled to find that the inhabitants of the island have abandoned Christianity and now practise a form of Celtic paganism.

Sunday, March 18, 2018

▶ Gençlerin Tepkisi: Ağız Kopuzu ("The Response of the Youth")

Turkish youth –

Gençlerin Tepkisi: Ağız Kopuzu - YouTube

Bu bölümde tepki veren kişiler
(The respondents in this section / age)
Yağmur - 20 yaşında
Hüseyin - 24 yaşında
Yelda - 19 yaşında
Mert - 24 yaşında
Burak - 24 yaşında
Buğra - 24 yaşında
Gözde - 24 yaşında

Saturday, March 17, 2018

#JawHarpBattle on Facebook !!! –––>

#JawHarpBattle !!! –––> #JawHarpBattle on Facebook

Jaw Harp Battle. Your best harping. If you are a harpist and see this video, make your own Jaw Harp Battle video in one take, mistakes included and post it. No losers in the Jaw Harp Battle, only winners.  

Jamie Bebb's "The Harpery" on Facebook

Khomus Weekly Jew's Harp Newsletter • #KhomusWeekly - Facebook