42nd National Táncház Festival & Fair • 14–16 April 2023
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Part 2 – Kóka Rozália: Memories of collection trips to Moldavia A Hungarian woman travelling alone in 1969 in Romanian Moldavia searching for Hungarian Csángó villages without a map – taking a map was too risky – is not something that just anyone undertakes. After getting lost for a day she fi nally found the village of Lészped and the woman there that would become her informant and friend and lead her to others that would share their ballads, songs, beliefs, life stories with her for the next few weeks.