Yandim Efem

"Yandim Efem"
Song from the album Songs of refugees Reis Dere Asia Minor [1]
Genre Karsilamas
Language Turkish, Greek
An efe in the 1880s

Yandim Efem(tr) or Από τα γλυκά σου μάτια (el) is an anonymous Turkish and Greek folkloric tune (Karsilamas).The meter is 9
, and the basic move is danced in four small steps with durations 2,2,2,3 respectively.The Efe were the leaders of Turkish irregular soldiers and guerillas from the Aegean Region of Turkey, called the Zeybeks and Kızan.

Original form

The original form of the karsilamas was popular in Reisdere Çeşme .

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External video
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