H Drosoula

“The Dew”

From the Indian Summer of Rebetika…Tsitsanis, 1944, with Markos singing. The teke mentioned in this song is that of Miltos Sidheris, Nikiforos Fokas Street, Thessaloniki. Tsitsanis spent most of the war in Thessaloniki, where he wrote many of his finest songs, all of which were recorded after the war–so, too, this one in ’45 or ’46.

 

 

A modern version from Skopelos:

 

 

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