The Resource East Indian music in the West Indies, (sound recording)

East Indian music in the West Indies, (sound recording)

Label
East Indian music in the West Indies
Title
East Indian music in the West Indies
Contributor
Compiler
Subject
Language
  • bho
  • hin
  • tam
  • bho
  • hin
  • tam
  • eng
  • bho
Member of
Accompanying matter
  • libretto or text
  • historical information
  • ethnological information
Cataloging source
HLS
Date time place
Recorded by Alan Lomax May 5-7 and 13 and June 13, 1962, in Trinidad and (10th work) July 1, 1962, in Guadeloupe
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
not applicable
Language note
Vocal works sung in various languages, including Hindi, Bhojpuri, and Tamil
LC call number
M1681.T7
LC item number
E27 1999
PerformerNote
Field recordings
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1915-2002
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Rounder Records (Firm)
  • Lomax, Alan
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Music
  • Music
  • Songs, Bhojpuri
  • Songs, Hindi
  • Songs, Tamil
  • Folk music
  • Folk songs
  • Folk music
  • Folk songs
  • Music
  • Songs, Bhojpuri
  • Songs, Hindi
  • Songs, Tamil
  • India
  • Trinidad and Tobago
Label
East Indian music in the West Indies, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "A panorama of traditional Asian and newly created creolized East Indian music, Trinidadian 'local classical' tan singing, Hindu devotional and wedding songs, Muslim tassa drumming, Madrasi funeral drumming, and a unique excerpt from a Kali ceremony on Guadeloupe"--Container
  • Compact disc
  • Historical and descriptive notes in English, and texts of the vocal works with English translations ([18] p. : ill.) in container
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Ramayan chaupai -- Tan singing (Thumri) -- Tan singing (Holi) -- Tassa -- Women's lullaby -- Sohar -- Grinding song -- Wedding song -- Madrasi funeral drumming -- Guadeloupe Kali ceremony -- Bhajan -- Birha -- Chowtal -- Interview
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
11661-1723-2
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)41055875
  • (OCoLC)ocm41055875
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
East Indian music in the West Indies, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • "A panorama of traditional Asian and newly created creolized East Indian music, Trinidadian 'local classical' tan singing, Hindu devotional and wedding songs, Muslim tassa drumming, Madrasi funeral drumming, and a unique excerpt from a Kali ceremony on Guadeloupe"--Container
  • Compact disc
  • Historical and descriptive notes in English, and texts of the vocal works with English translations ([18] p. : ill.) in container
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Ramayan chaupai -- Tan singing (Thumri) -- Tan singing (Holi) -- Tassa -- Women's lullaby -- Sohar -- Grinding song -- Wedding song -- Madrasi funeral drumming -- Guadeloupe Kali ceremony -- Bhajan -- Birha -- Chowtal -- Interview
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
11661-1723-2
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)41055875
  • (OCoLC)ocm41055875
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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