:: Title :: Allah Daim (God is Eternal) (fragment)
:: Genre :: religious song
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Unidentified [darbaka, ghaita, vocal]
:: Group Name :: Butchers' Guild
:: 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 11 (00:00:39)
:: 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 - God Forever - lines of jigging men chant this. This is the butchers' guild.
:: Collection :: Morocco 1967

 

 

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