43rd National Táncház Festival & Fair • 5–7 April 2024
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New publication: Traditional music of Magyarszovát/Suatu: fiddler Vintila Márton’s (aka ’Szél Marci’s) melodies by Mihó Attila, Árendás Péter, Nyitrai Marianna. Hagyományok Háza, Budapest, 2023. Magyarszovát, a village in Transylvania’s Mezőség region, is situated 36 km east of Kolozsvár/Cluj-Napoca. This publication examines tunes recorded there mainly by Kallós Zoltán between 1962 and 1978, many of the tunes have vocal variations. The volume, meant for use in folk music instruction, includes vocal and instrumental melodies, transcriptions, studies on performance style, photographs and original recordings. Announcement by Árendás Péter.