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Title Armenians on 8th Ave [sound recording].

Imprint New York : Traditional Crossroads, p1996.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc    Q ARME AEA T79CD    Available
Description 1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet.
Note Compact disc.
Cabaret and traditional songs and music of Armenians, Turkish-Armenians, Greek, and Jewish musicians who played the clubs of New York's 8th Avenue in the 1940's.
Sung in Turkish.
Biographical, technical, and historical notes (23 p. : ports.) by Harold G. Hagopian, in container.
Contents Şeker oğlan -- Mavilim -- Dokumaci kiz -- Ninni -- Nazli güzel bebeciğim -- Adalar -- Saba taksim -- Galatada todoraki -- Yandim tokat yandim -- Sürmelim gözlerine -- Aman memo -- Vurma avci kalbim yarali -- elmas yüzük parmakta -- Hüzzam taksim -- Deveci -- Süt içtim dilim yandi -- ̨Cifte telli -- Ninno yavrum -- ̨Su dere bąstan bąsa -- Rast taksim -- Raki įcer gezerim -- Güvende oyun havasi.
Performer Kanuni Garbis, vocals and kaanun ; Marko Melkon, vocals ; "Sugar Mary" Vartanian, vocals ; and other musicians.
Event Remastered from earlier recordings released in the 1940's, primarily on Balkon and Kaliphon.
Subject Armenians -- New York (State) -- Music.
Songs, Turkish.
Popular music -- New York (State) -- 1941-1950.
Jews -- New York (State) -- Music.
Music -- Armenia.
Music -- Turkey.
Music -- New York (State)
Added Author Garbis, Kanuni, 1885. Performer.
Melkon, Marko. Performer.
Sugar Mary. Performer.
Added Title Armenians on Eighth Ave
Music No. CD 4279 Traditional Crossroads

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