The Resource Africa, south of the Sahara, compiled by Harold Courlander, (sound recording)

Africa, south of the Sahara, compiled by Harold Courlander, (sound recording)

Label
Africa, south of the Sahara
Title
Africa, south of the Sahara
Statement of responsibility
compiled by Harold Courlander
Contributor
Compiler
Subject
Language
mul
Member of
Accompanying matter
  • historical information
  • ethnological information
Cataloging source
WIM
Date time place
Originally recorded circa 1957
Form of composition
folk music
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
M1830
LC item number
.A33 1999
PerformerNote
Sung and played by native musicians
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1908-1996
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Smithsonian/Folkways Recordings
  • Courlander, Harold
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Folk music
  • Folk music
  • Sub-Saharan Africa
Label
Africa, south of the Sahara, compiled by Harold Courlander, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Compact disc
  • Program notes by Alan P. Merriam (12 p.) laid in container
  • Folkways: FE 4503 (additional no. on container spine: F-4503)
Accompanying material
program notes (12 p. : music ; 28 cm.)
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • Bushmen song
  • (1:26)
  • Bushmen song
  • (2:19)
  • Bechuana song
  • (1:00)
  • Bechuana song
  • (1:12)
  • Bechuana song
  • (:38)
  • Zulu song
  • Luchosi song
  • (1:07)
  • Gangele song
  • (1:29)
  • Tutsi song
  • (3:33)
  • Tutsi drums
  • (2:33)
  • Twa chorus
  • (3:24)
  • (2:13)
  • Hororo flute
  • (1:31)
  • Shi kasayi (Sansa)
  • (3:01)
  • Kivu bambuti chorus
  • (2:53)
  • Bambuti (Pygmy) song
  • (1:11)
  • Bambuti (Pygmy) song
  • Pende xylophone
  • Swazi song
  • (1:24)
  • Bambuti (Pygmy) song
  • Pindi sansa
  • Sudanese harp
  • (1:12)
  • Sudanese drum
  • (2:49)
  • Mahafaly
  • (2:31)
  • Ibani
  • (2:18)
  • (2:51)
  • Yoruba chorus
  • (2:32)
  • Bulu chorus
  • (2:45)
  • Bambara minstrels
  • (3:03)
  • Ewe chorus
  • (2:03)
  • Acoli voice & lute
  • Chopi timbila orchestra
  • (2:23)
  • Bakwiri song
  • (1:09)
  • Mboko Zither-harp
  • (1:37)
  • Makwa female chorus
  • (1:47)
  • Buongomo chorus
  • (3:34)
  • Babinga (Pygmy) voices
  • (1:04)
  • (1:52)
  • Wolof drums
  • (1:35)
  • Wolof halam
  • (3:22)
  • Amakwavi song
  • (:46)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • FE 4503
  • F-4503
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)43002167
  • (OCoLC)ocm43002167
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Africa, south of the Sahara, compiled by Harold Courlander, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Compact disc
  • Program notes by Alan P. Merriam (12 p.) laid in container
  • Folkways: FE 4503 (additional no. on container spine: F-4503)
Accompanying material
program notes (12 p. : music ; 28 cm.)
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • Bushmen song
  • (1:26)
  • Bushmen song
  • (2:19)
  • Bechuana song
  • (1:00)
  • Bechuana song
  • (1:12)
  • Bechuana song
  • (:38)
  • Zulu song
  • Luchosi song
  • (1:07)
  • Gangele song
  • (1:29)
  • Tutsi song
  • (3:33)
  • Tutsi drums
  • (2:33)
  • Twa chorus
  • (3:24)
  • (2:13)
  • Hororo flute
  • (1:31)
  • Shi kasayi (Sansa)
  • (3:01)
  • Kivu bambuti chorus
  • (2:53)
  • Bambuti (Pygmy) song
  • (1:11)
  • Bambuti (Pygmy) song
  • Pende xylophone
  • Swazi song
  • (1:24)
  • Bambuti (Pygmy) song
  • Pindi sansa
  • Sudanese harp
  • (1:12)
  • Sudanese drum
  • (2:49)
  • Mahafaly
  • (2:31)
  • Ibani
  • (2:18)
  • (2:51)
  • Yoruba chorus
  • (2:32)
  • Bulu chorus
  • (2:45)
  • Bambara minstrels
  • (3:03)
  • Ewe chorus
  • (2:03)
  • Acoli voice & lute
  • Chopi timbila orchestra
  • (2:23)
  • Bakwiri song
  • (1:09)
  • Mboko Zither-harp
  • (1:37)
  • Makwa female chorus
  • (1:47)
  • Buongomo chorus
  • (3:34)
  • Babinga (Pygmy) voices
  • (1:04)
  • (1:52)
  • Wolof drums
  • (1:35)
  • Wolof halam
  • (3:22)
  • Amakwavi song
  • (:46)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • FE 4503
  • F-4503
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)43002167
  • (OCoLC)ocm43002167
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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