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A Lithuanian folk song for Christmas

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Man patinka Lietuva

Sigita, my Lithuanian teacher at VDU in Kaunas, sent me this at Christmas a couple of years ago before I started this blog.

So now I want to share it with you, my Lithuanian friends and colleagues and followers of my blog. It’s a song from the Dzukija region performed by a collaboration between Donis and Kūlgrinda.

Donis is a Lithuanian ambient, neofolk and experimental music project created by the Klaipėda multi-instrumentalist Donatas Bielkauskas.

Kūlgrinda is a neofolk/pagan folk band from Vilnius, Lithuania, established in 1990 by Inja and Jonas Trinkūnas. The band owes its name to kūlgrinda – a secret Samogitian underwater causeway.

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Author: mikethepsych

He says he's a psychologist but aren't we all?

2 thoughts on “A Lithuanian folk song for Christmas

  1. Sounds very innuit and atmospheric……………….wonderful photography as well!

  2. You can hear the pagan folk roots can’t you

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