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Vancouver’s Dálava invigorate Moravian folks songs with contemporary urgency

Few records from 2017 knocked me out like The Book of Transfigurations (Songlines), the second album from husband-and-wife group Dálava. Helmed by singer Julia Ulehla and guitarist Aram Bajakian, the project surveys the traditional Moravian folk songs collected by Ulehla’s great-grandfather Vladimir Ulehla, a biologist by trade who spent much of his life documenting music […]