(A Short Tale)
New Year's Song
(I am Baking, Baking Bread)
(Little Bean, Little Haricot )
(Magpie - Crow)
(My Pussycat, My Pussycat)
(The Dream Passes by the Window)
( The Fish Was Dancing with the Crayfish)
(The Rooster Is Riding the Horse)
(Two Roosters, Two Roosters)
(Without a Pipe)
Please contribute a traditional song or rhyme from your country.
Articles about the music, culture and traditions of Ukraine and more.
My friend Maria Hayda, who has family from Ukraine, wrote: "Lisa, pussy willow is what we use for our Easters :) since Eastern Europe is unable to grow palm trees... My Grandmother had a huge bouquet she saved thru the decades. Now I’ve started my own bouquet." According to [...]
Open Culture has a page of free language learning links covering 40 languages. Here are some of the languages you can find links for… Arabic, English, Chinese, French, Spanish, Bulgarian, Catalan, Danish, Dutch, Esperanto, Finnish, Gaelic, German, Hebrew, Hindi, Hungarian, Indonesian, Irish, [...]
Teresa wrote asking for help with the words to a Ukrainian song… I am looking for the words to Veewtsi Moyee Veewtsi in Ukrainian. Can you help? My father always sang this in church and I wanted to sing it to him for Christmas but I cannot remember the words, just the tune. I hope […] [...]
Stephanie wrote asking for help with a Ukrainian song. Here’s what she emailed: I just had a quick question. When I was a little girl my grandmother used to sing me a song in Ukrainian about "a little white sheep and a little black sheep". I was just wondering if [...]
Rodolfo Alcaraz Vardulakis wrote: Hi, I am trying to get information about a poem/song that my grandma, who lived in Ukrania until 1918, told my mother when she was a child. She just has her memories of the sounds of that poem, which are the following: Moikoufchic niepisshen ichvet nibagat [...]
Ukrainian Folk Songs about Animals with Scores - Mostly in Ukrainian
Romanisation of Cyrillic text.
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