N°00979
Element Seto Leelo, Seto polyphonic singing tradition (Estonia)
Inscribed in 2009 (4.COM) on the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity
Title as submitted EN: Today, Seto men gather to 2005 Aivar Sepp sing both in various towns of Estonia and in Setomaa village feasts. There are only two active men's choirs of Seto leelo, but if several men skilled in leelo get together, they tend to break into spontaneous Seto singing. (Uusvada, 2005)