Franklin

Music of the Nile Valley [electronic resource].

Publication:
New York, N.Y. : Lyrichord, [1993?]
Format/Description:
Sound recording
1 online resource
Series:
Contemporary world music

Options
Location Notes Your Loan Policy

Details

Subjects:
Field recordings -- Egypt -- Nile River Delta.
Folk dance music -- Egypt -- Nile River Delta.
Folk music -- Egypt -- Nile River Delta.
Folk songs, Arabic -- Egypt -- Nile River Delta.
Nāy music.
Language:
Vocal selections sung in Arabic.
System Details:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Contents:
El barth, El barth [i.e., El barh, El barh] = (Nile, Nile) (4:05)
Stick-dance (3:28)
Hilal gesture (Houssef Hassann) (17:21)
Suffara and nay solo : flutes (Fawzy Hafez, flutes) (9:10)
Dance of ghawazies (5:16)
Dance of the valiant men (Quenawi Bakmit, soloist) (8:18).
Notes:
Previously released as a compact disc.
Program notes in English translation by Alain Weber ([4] p.) inserted in original container.
Vocal and instrumental music from the Nile River region of Egypt.
Electronic reproduction. Alexandria, VA : Alexander Street Press, 2009. (Contemporary world music). Available via World Wide Web.
Contributor:
Weber, Alain.
Alexander Street Press.
Other format:
LYRCD 7355
OCLC:
698440072
Access Restriction:
Restricted for use by site license.