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Title Echoes of the forest [sound recording] : music of the Central African Pygmies.

Imprint Roslyn, NY : Ellipsis Arts, p1995.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Storage Music CDs    Q AFRICA EF E20CD    Available
Description 1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (64 p. : ill. ; 14 cm.)
Series Musical expeditions
Note Music of the Mbuti, Efé, and Ba-Banjellé peoples of the Ituri rainforest.
Text [of booklet] by Colin Turnbull unless otherwise noted.
Tracks 1-6 recorded by Colin Turnbull ; tracks 7-14 recorded by Jean-Pierre Hallet ; tracks 15-18 recorded by Louis Sarno.
Compact disc.
Contents Men's elephant-hunting song (7:28) -- Girls' echo song (1:35) -- Peipa (Girl's initiation) (2:25) -- Honey-gathering song (1:29) -- Women's wedding song (2:51) -- Net-hunting song (2:29) -- Meĺié (4:45) -- Bow-harp and vocal (5:07) -- Ikobi (Gathering song-version 1) (1:40) -- Ikobi (version.2) (1:38) -- One-string violin (2:22) -- Lote (notched flute) (2:05)--Sanza (plucked idiophone, or thumb piano")(3:11) -- Birth celebration (1:47) -- Geedal (3:25) -- Mangissa (8:32) -- Ejengi ceremony (3:50) -- Makusé (music to bring luck to a hunting camp)(3:35).
Subject Mbuti (African people) -- Music.
Benjelle (African people) -- Music.
Efe (African people) -- Music.
Music -- Africa, Central.
Folk music -- Africa, Central.
Added Author Turnbull, Colin M.
Sarno, Louis, 1954-
Hallet, Jean-Pierre, 1927-2004-
Added Title Music of the Central African Pygmies
Music No. CD 4020 Ellipsis Arts
4020 Ellipsis Arts

 
    
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