:: Title :: Alan Lomax talks to the villagers
:: Genre :: conversation, spoken
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Lomax, Alan [vocal]
:: Setting :: Unspecified
:: Location :: Tinjdad (Errachidia), Meknčs-Tafilalet (Morocco)
:: Language :: French
:: Culture :: Moroccan, Amazigh / Berber, High Atlas
:: Session :: Tinjdad 8/67
:: Date :: 09/01/1967-09/30/1967
:: Reference Information :: T2091.0, Track 25 (00:00:21)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - Brief demonstrations of what Lomax identified as "earth-pounding song," performed by a "middle-aged man." [Source: Editor]
2 - Worker's chants in the Amazigh / Berber town of Tinjdad in the High Atlas region between Ouarzazate and Errachidia (formerly Ksar es-Souq).
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - Alan Lomax asks the other villagers in French to sing in unison with the first man.
:: Collection :: Morocco 1967

 

 

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