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Title Afghanistan : On Marco Polo's road : the musicians of Kunduz and Faizabad.

Published Barre, VT : Multicultural Media, [1997]


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 1 audio disc : CD Audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Music of the earth.
Music of the earth.
Notes Folk songs and instrumental music from northeast Afghanistan.
"This recording is drawn from the 80-volume CD collection, Music of the earth: Fieldworkers' sound collections, originally released in 1992 in Japan under the supervision of Tomoaki Fujii by Victor Company of Japan (JVC) in collaboration with the National Museum of Ethnology (Japan) and Smithsonian/Folkways Records (USA)"--Notes, p. 16.
Compact disc.
Original notes by Tomoaki Fujii and Akihiro Takahashi, in English translation from the Japanese (17] p. : ill., map) inserted in container.
Contents Badakhshani Charbaiti (Farkhar) (7:36) -- Charbaiti, Batcha moshi mosh (7:55) -- Tajik Charbaiti (Farkhar) (8:30) -- Tajik Charbaiti and Mondanabosh (10:46) -- Zirbaghali solo (0:51) -- Uzbek-Pashtun-Herati folk songs (6:14) -- Badakhshani folk song (5:45) -- Farkhar: Badakhshani folk song (1) (5:35) -- Farkhar: Badakhshani folk song (2) (7:52) -- Falak (horse driver's song) (3:42)
Performers Various performers.
Notes Field recordings by Tomoaki Fujii and Akihiro Takahashi, Aug. 1973.
Language notes Sung in Badakhshani dialect, Tajik, and other languages.
Other author Fujii, Tomoaki, 1932-
Takahashi, Akihiro, 1942-
Subject Folk music -- Afghanistan -- Kondūz.
Folk music -- Afghanistan -- Feyz̤ābād (Badakhshān)
Folk songs, Badakhshani -- Afghanistan -- Feyz̤ābād (Badakhshān)
Folk songs, Tajik -- Afghanistan -- Kondūz.
Tajiks -- Afghanistan -- Music.
Variant Title On Marco Polo's road.
Musicians of Kunduz and Faizabad.
Standard Number 0092930032
Publisher Number MCM 3003 Multicultural Media