Katie Melua sings Suliko with Shvidkatsa ensemble in London
08 October, 2013
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Singer Katie Melua and the Shvidkatsa folk ensemble presented a charity concert in the historic Roundhouse hall of London. They performed “The Flood” and “I Cried for You” in English, as well as Georgian polyphonic songs “Suliko” and “Svanuri” , which received appreciation from the audience. Melua – pursuing singing career in Britain – said presenting the Georgian polyphony at her concert had been her dream.

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