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Lautari is a musical group.
- albums: "Anima antica", "Arrè", "Antrasatta", "C'era cu c'era"
- official website: www.ilautari.com
Lautari a.k.a. Lăutari: The Romanian word Lăutar denotes a class of traditional musicians. Most often, and by tradition, lăutari are members of a professional clan of Romani musicians, also called țigani lăutari. The term is derived from lăută the name of a string instrument. Lăutari usually perform in bands, called taraf.
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by Mary Ellen Snodgrass
Instrumentalists from the artisanal class provided lautari (lute) music for southern Moldavian festivities. However, Romanians who danced to Romani music preferred not to intermingle with Romani hirelings. In reflection of the troubled Romani ...
by Peter P. Hinks, John R. McKivigan
They were appreciated as musicians (lautari) and/or practitioners of such traditional crafts as blacksmiths or metal engravers. However, unlike the black slaves working on the plantations in the American South, the labor of the Roma slave was ...
by John Shepherd, David Horn, Dave Laing, Paul Oliver, Peter Wicke
Lautari there have continued to form bands, in which the fiddle takes the lead over the tambal (cymbalom) and double bass, to play ...
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Two lautari (the end of 60th years).
Photo credit: Ion Chibzii
Scrabble value of L1A1U1T1A1R1I1
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