:: Title :: Coppersmith tapping out an ornamental design
:: Genre :: hammer taps
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Unidentified boy [hammer, vocal]
:: Group Name :: Fes coppersmiths
:: Setting :: Fes al-Bali
:: Location :: Fes (Fès-Dar-Dbibegh), Fès-Boulemane (Morocco)
:: Language :: Arabic, Moroccan Spoken
:: Culture :: Moroccan, Arab, Fes
:: Session :: Fes VI 9/67
:: Date :: 09/28/1967
:: Reference Information :: T3003.0, Track 4 (00:00:38)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - A varied series of recordings from the medieval walled city (Fes al-Bali) on the third day of the Moussem of Moulay Idriss. First, a group of coppersmiths practicing their trade, then the festivities of the Moussem with accompanying religious songs and celebratory music.
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - Alan Lomax gives an explanation on the following track (T3003R05).
:: Collection :: Morocco 1967

 

 

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