:: Title :: Interview with the workers
:: Genre :: interview, spoken
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Halifax, Joan [vocal]
Lomax, Alan [vocal]
Unidentified interpreter [vocal]
Unidentified men [vocal]
:: Setting :: Unspecified
:: Location :: Tazzarine (Zagora), Souss-Massa-Dra‚ (Morocco)
:: Language :: Tamazight, Central Atlas
:: Culture :: Moroccan, Amazigh / Berber, High Atlas
:: Session :: Tazzarine 9/67
:: Date :: 09/01/1967-09/30/1967
:: Reference Information :: T2091.0, Track 14 (00:01:13)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - In this session, Alan Lomax recorded work songs (threshing and winnowing wheat and barley after the harvest) from the Amazigh community of Tazzarine.
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - Alan Lomax asks the workers for more songs and chants. The workers explain, through Lomax?s interpreter, that the following shouts (T2091R15) are used to drive the animals around the threshing floor.
:: Collection :: Morocco 1967

 

 

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