Hamma Moussa, "master of ceremonies," with assisting musicians.
Music and poetry of a diwân, a ritual performed with the intent of bringing protection and blessing to those who attend the ceremony. Recorded Sept. 1993 at Dar Sidi Merzoug, Biskra, Algeria. Compact disc. Analog recording. Introduction by Camel Zekki in Arabic with French and English translations, and historical and ethnographic notes by Christian Poché in French with English translation (12 p. : ill.) inserted in container.