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Africa south of the Sahara sound recording / compiled by Harold Courlander ; notes by Alan P. Merriam

commentator
Merriam, Alan P. 1923-1980
Courlander, Harold 1908-1996
Date
1957
Type
Phonograph records
Physical Description
2 phonograph records : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Restrictions & Rights
Restrictions on access
Local number
FW04503
Folkways 4503
Culture
Zulu (African people)
Swazi (African people)
Chopi (African people)
Amakwavi
Bushmen
Tswana (African people)
Luchosi
Gangele
Tutsi (African people)
Batwa (African people)
Hororo
Shi (African people)
Mbuti (African people)
Pende (African people)
Sudanese
Mahafaly (Malagasy people)
Malagasy Republic
Ibani
Yoruba (African people)
Bulu (African people)
Bambara (African people)
Ewe (African people)
Acoli (African people)
Kwiri (African people)
Mboko
Makua (African people)
Boungomo
Babinga (African people)
Wolof (African people)
Notes
Program notes by Alan P. Merriam (12 p.) inserted in container.
Recorded in Africa.
Track information
101. Zulu Song
102. Swazi Song / Drum
103. Chopi Timbila Orchestra / Timbila
104. Amakwavi Song
105. Bushmen Song
106. Bushmen Song
107. Bechuana Song
108. Bechuana Song
109. Bechuana Song
110. Luchosi Song / Drum
111. Gangele Song / Drum
112. Tutsi Song
201. Tutsi Drums / Drum
202. Twa Chorus
203. Hororo Flute / Flute
204. Shi Kasayi (Sansa) / Kasayi
205. Kivu Bambuti Chorus / Drum
206. Bambuti (Pygmy) Song
207. Bambuti (Pygmy) Song
208. Bambuti (Pygmy) Song
209. Pende Xylophone / Xylophone
301. Pindi Sansa / Sansa
302. Sudanese Harp / Harp-Sudanese
303. Sudanese Song / Drum
304. Mahafaly Song
305. Ibani Sansa & Chorus / Sansa
306. Yoruba Chorus
307. Bulu Chorus
308. Bambara Minstrels
309. Ewe Chorus / Drum,Rattle,Gong
401. Acoli Voice & Lute / Lute
402. Bakwiri Song / Bow-Music
403. Mboko Zither-Harp / Harp-Zither
404. Makwa Female Chorus
405. Boungomo Chorus / Drum
406. Babinga (Pygmy) Voices / Stick
407. Wolof Drums / Drum
408. Wolof Halam / Halam
Publisher number
FE 4503 Folkways
Repository Loc.
Smithsonian Institution, Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, 600 Maryland Ave., S.W., Suite 2001, Washington, D.C. 20024. Call 202-633-7322 for appointment. Fax: 202-633-7019. Email: rinzlerarchives@si.edu
Data Source
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
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Folkways Records Collection 1948-1986
Place
Africa