Gyöngyvirág (Lily Of The Valley)

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In May 2004, this song was one of the finalists in the Instrumental / Jazz / World category of Song of the Year contest


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lyrics

HUNGARIAN:

Gyere ki, te gyöngyvirág,
Mert feljött a holdvilág, jaj!
Majd felmegyek hajnalba,
Hosszi magos kalapba, jaj.

Nyitva 'zajtóm, bejöhetsz,
Üres a pad, leülhetsz, jaj,
Vetett az ágy, lefekhetsz,
Nyitva 'zajtóm, elmehetsz, jaj.

Kalapomat bongolom,
Szeretőmet gondolom, jaj,
Kalapomat bongolom,
Szeretőmet gondolom, jaj.

S a te kicsi házadat
Más seperi, de nem én, jaj,
S a te kicsi kutyádat
Más eteti, de nem én, jaj.

ENGLISH TRANSLATION:

Come out here, you lily of the valley,
Because the moonlight has risen, yay,
I'll go out at peep of dawn,
In a tall and high hat, yay.

My door is open, you may come in,
The bench is empty, you may sit down, yay,
The bed is made, you may lay down,
My door is open, you may leave, yay.

I am fastening my hat,
I am thinking of my lover, yay,
I am fastening my hat,
I am thinking of my lover, yay.

'N another one is sweeping your little house
But not me, yay,
'N another one is feeding your little dog
But not me, yay.

credits

from Árva az a madár (Lonely Is The Bird), released May 10, 2006
Traditional Hungarian folk song
Arrangement, all the instruments: Effi Shoshani ww.effi-shoshani.com

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Andrea Gerák Budapest, Hungary

In many corners of the world, the name and of course, first of all the voice of Andrea Gerak (Gerák) equals Hungarian folk song. Through Irish, Turkish, Bulgarian and other traditional songs, she takes the listener to other lands as well, even to such exotic places as the Solomon Islands, with traditional, acapella or world fusion interpretations. ... more

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