The Resource Matanzas, Cuba, ca. 1957 : Afro-Cuban sacred music from the countryside, (electronic resource)

Matanzas, Cuba, ca. 1957 : Afro-Cuban sacred music from the countryside, (electronic resource)

Label
Matanzas, Cuba, ca. 1957 : Afro-Cuban sacred music from the countryside
Title
Matanzas, Cuba, ca. 1957
Title remainder
Afro-Cuban sacred music from the countryside
Title variation
  • Matanzas, Cuba, circa 1957
  • Afro-Cuban sacred music from the countryside
Contributor
Provider
Subject
Genre
Language
  • yor
  • bnt
  • yor
  • bnt
  • yor
Accompanying matter
  • technical information on music
  • discography
  • bibliography
  • historical information
  • ethnological information
Cataloging source
MDY
Date time place
Recorded in Matanzas, Cuba, 1957
Form of composition
folk music
Format of music
not applicable
Language note
Sung principally in Yoruba and Bantu
LC call number
SDA 59933
PerformerNote
Various performers
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cabrera, Lydia
  • Tarafa, Josefina
  • Alexander Street Press
Series statement
Smithsonian global sound for libraries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Blacks
  • Field recordings
  • Folk music
  • Folk songs, Bantu
  • Folk songs, Yoruba
  • Percussion ensembles
  • Santeria music
  • Cuba
Label
Matanzas, Cuba, ca. 1957 : Afro-Cuban sacred music from the countryside, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "[T]hese recordings preserve extremely rare bembé lukumi ritual drumming used by practitioners of Santeria to summon the gods or salute Cuba's African nations. ... With origins in Yoruba religion in West Africa, this music reveals the roots of today's Afro-Cuban ceremonial practices"--Original container
  • "From the historic recordings of Lydia Cabrera and Josefina Tarafa"--Original container
  • Previously issued as compact disc
  • Program notes in English, with bibliographical and discographical references, by Morton Marks (28 p. : ill.) inserted in original container
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Contents
Toque Oyo (2:56) ; Toque Arará (3:59) ; Toque Mina-Yona : (obatalá) (2:19) (Domingo Hernández, Marcelo Carreras, Angel Rolando, drums ; Domingo Hernández, Jr., hoe blade) -- Mo juba ocha = I pay homage to the orisha (1:49) ; Ogâun Onile (1:55) (Inés Sotomayor and group) -- Ibarabo ago mo juba = Song for Eleguá (3:06) ; Song for Ogâun (3:16) ; Oshosi : Ayilodá mala mala de = Song for Oshosi (4:47) (Marcos Portillo Dominguez and group) -- Omodara dei = Song for Orishaoko (Emiliano de Armas and group) (2:59) -- Babaluaiyé (3:20) ; Shangó (5:18) ; Oyá (4:12) ; Yemayá (3:18) (Marcos Portillo Dominguez and group) -- Osain songs (Domingo Hernandez) (1:23) -- Guirigi tongo un mene mene ó (1:10) ; Magó kueki bay arere (1:22) ; Okun leo, vamo' pa' la loma (1:12) (Florinda Pastor, Agustin Diago and group) -- Toque Yesá : for Inlé (Domingo Hernández, Marcelo Carreras, Angel Rolando, drums ; Domingo Hernández, Jr., hoe blade) (1:52) -- Urâu Dadá (2:41) ; Shangó moforibale (2:52) ; Yeyé/Songs for Iroko (2:18) (Alberto Yenkins and group) -- Toque Yesá : for Oshâun (Domingo Hernández, Marcelo Carreras, Angel Rolando, drums ; Domingo Hernández, Jr., hoe blade) (1:36) -- Moforibale Ogâun = I pay homage to Ogâun (Unknown soloist with Inés Sotomayor and group) (1:42) -- Olokun (Fernando Hernández, vocals ; Inés Sotomayor's group) (1:58) -- Toque egbado (1:27) ; Toque de bembé (3:30) (Domingo Hernández, Marcelo Carreras, Angel Rolando, drums ; Domingo Hernández, Jr., hoe blade)
Dimensions
  • unknown
  • not applicable
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
other
Other control number
093074049020
Reformatting quality
access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
Speed
other
System control number
  • (CaEvSKY)sky228883997
  • (OCoLC)689541774
  • (VaAlASP)ASP73761/glmu
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Matanzas, Cuba, ca. 1957 : Afro-Cuban sacred music from the countryside, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
  • "[T]hese recordings preserve extremely rare bembé lukumi ritual drumming used by practitioners of Santeria to summon the gods or salute Cuba's African nations. ... With origins in Yoruba religion in West Africa, this music reveals the roots of today's Afro-Cuban ceremonial practices"--Original container
  • "From the historic recordings of Lydia Cabrera and Josefina Tarafa"--Original container
  • Previously issued as compact disc
  • Program notes in English, with bibliographical and discographical references, by Morton Marks (28 p. : ill.) inserted in original container
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Contents
Toque Oyo (2:56) ; Toque Arará (3:59) ; Toque Mina-Yona : (obatalá) (2:19) (Domingo Hernández, Marcelo Carreras, Angel Rolando, drums ; Domingo Hernández, Jr., hoe blade) -- Mo juba ocha = I pay homage to the orisha (1:49) ; Ogâun Onile (1:55) (Inés Sotomayor and group) -- Ibarabo ago mo juba = Song for Eleguá (3:06) ; Song for Ogâun (3:16) ; Oshosi : Ayilodá mala mala de = Song for Oshosi (4:47) (Marcos Portillo Dominguez and group) -- Omodara dei = Song for Orishaoko (Emiliano de Armas and group) (2:59) -- Babaluaiyé (3:20) ; Shangó (5:18) ; Oyá (4:12) ; Yemayá (3:18) (Marcos Portillo Dominguez and group) -- Osain songs (Domingo Hernandez) (1:23) -- Guirigi tongo un mene mene ó (1:10) ; Magó kueki bay arere (1:22) ; Okun leo, vamo' pa' la loma (1:12) (Florinda Pastor, Agustin Diago and group) -- Toque Yesá : for Inlé (Domingo Hernández, Marcelo Carreras, Angel Rolando, drums ; Domingo Hernández, Jr., hoe blade) (1:52) -- Urâu Dadá (2:41) ; Shangó moforibale (2:52) ; Yeyé/Songs for Iroko (2:18) (Alberto Yenkins and group) -- Toque Yesá : for Oshâun (Domingo Hernández, Marcelo Carreras, Angel Rolando, drums ; Domingo Hernández, Jr., hoe blade) (1:36) -- Moforibale Ogâun = I pay homage to Ogâun (Unknown soloist with Inés Sotomayor and group) (1:42) -- Olokun (Fernando Hernández, vocals ; Inés Sotomayor's group) (1:58) -- Toque egbado (1:27) ; Toque de bembé (3:30) (Domingo Hernández, Marcelo Carreras, Angel Rolando, drums ; Domingo Hernández, Jr., hoe blade)
Dimensions
  • unknown
  • not applicable
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
other
Other control number
093074049020
Reformatting quality
access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
Speed
other
System control number
  • (CaEvSKY)sky228883997
  • (OCoLC)689541774
  • (VaAlASP)ASP73761/glmu
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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