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The Resource Instrumental music of the Kalahari San, (sound recording)

Instrumental music of the Kalahari San, (sound recording)

Label
Instrumental music of the Kalahari San
Title
Instrumental music of the Kalahari San
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Member of
Cataloging source
CIN
Date time place
Recorded in northwestern Botswana by Nicholas England (1951-55) and by Marjorie Shostak and Megan Biesele (1969-72)
Form of composition
folk music
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
M1831.K86
LC item number
I57
Label
Instrumental music of the Kalahari San, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Music of the!Kung San people of northeastern Namibia and northwestern Botswana; some singing in the!Xu language
  • Descriptive notes in English and partial song texts with English translations (4 p. : ill.) inserted
  • Reissue of Folkways Records FE 4315, p1982
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • Rain song : sitengena solo
  • Sitengena with one man's voice
  • Gut pluriarc with one man's voice
  • Metal pluriarc with one woman's voice
  • Gut hunting bow with one man's voice
  • Gut pluriarc with 3 men's voices
  • Metal pluriarc with one woman's voice
  • Gut hunting bow solo
  • Gut hunting bow with one man's voice
  • Gut hunting bow with resonator and one man's voice
  • Sitengena with one man's voice
  • Te bow with two women's voices
  • Tin can bow solo
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 4315
  • F-4315
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)43394035
  • (OCoLC)ocm43394035
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Instrumental music of the Kalahari San, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Music of the!Kung San people of northeastern Namibia and northwestern Botswana; some singing in the!Xu language
  • Descriptive notes in English and partial song texts with English translations (4 p. : ill.) inserted
  • Reissue of Folkways Records FE 4315, p1982
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • Rain song : sitengena solo
  • Sitengena with one man's voice
  • Gut pluriarc with one man's voice
  • Metal pluriarc with one woman's voice
  • Gut hunting bow with one man's voice
  • Gut pluriarc with 3 men's voices
  • Metal pluriarc with one woman's voice
  • Gut hunting bow solo
  • Gut hunting bow with one man's voice
  • Gut hunting bow with resonator and one man's voice
  • Sitengena with one man's voice
  • Te bow with two women's voices
  • Tin can bow solo
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 4315
  • F-4315
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)43394035
  • (OCoLC)ocm43394035
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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