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Written in fRoots issue 275, 2006
 

AUĻI
Sendzirdēju

Lauska CD 04 (2005)

Traditional tunes of short repetitive phrases played by a group of six Latvian bagpipers, accompanied by thudding, thumping drums. A touch of gruff approximate singing, some shouts, one number on whistles and jews-harp. Good to see a Latvian bagpipe revival, and its a strong idea, but as an album not powerful or interesting enough yet. www.auli.lv


2006 Andrew Cronshaw
 


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