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Music of the Ituri forest sound recording / recorded ... by Colin M. Turnbull and Francis S. Chapman

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Data Source
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
Notes
Program notes by Colin Turnbull (11 p. : ill.) in container.
Recorded in the Ituri Forest, The Congo (Zaire) in the 1950's.
Track information
101. Lukembi and Voice / Lukembi
102. Drinking Song / Drum,Gong-Slit
103. Board Zither / Zither-Board
104. Religious Song
105. Mgongo Utule
106. Dance Music / Drum,Gong,Clapper
107. Gong Signalling / Gong
108. Travelling Song / Drum,Clapper,Gong
109. Flute Solo / Flute
110. Elephant Hunting Song / Sticks-Clapping
201. Musical Sticks - Circumcision Festival / Sticks
202. Initiation Song - Circumcision Festival
203. Alima Song
204. Lusumba Song
205. Lusumba Song
206. Board Zither / Zither-Board
207. Board Zither / Zither-Board
208. Musical Bow / Bow
209. Lukembi and Voice / Lukembi
210. Guitar and Voice / Guitar
Publisher number
FE 4483 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
commentator
Turnbull, Colin M
recorder
Chapman, Francis S.
Date
1957
Physical description
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Type
Phonograph records
Music
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Folkways Records Collection 1948-1986
Local number
FW04483
Folkways 4483
Culture
Pygmies
Zairean
Topic
World music
Mbuti (African people)
Place
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Restrictions & Rights
Restrictions on access