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Title Sounds from silence : recent discoveries in ancient Near Eastern music.

Published Berkeley, Calif. : Bit Enki Records, [1976]


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 1 audio disc (CD) : CD Audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
4 3/4 in.
Notes Lecture demonstrations on ancient Near Eastern Music; transcribed and arr. by Anne Draffkorn Kilmer; performed using replicas of ancient lyres constructed by Robert Brown.
Reproduction of 1976 LP recording (Bit Inki, BTNK 101).
Contents Tracks 1-5. Demonstrations of old Babylonian tuning procedure for a lyre (ca. 1800 B.C. ) -- Tracks 6-9. A Hurrian cult song from ancient Ugarit (ca. 1400 BC).
Performers Performed and narrated by Anne Draffkorn Kilmer and Richard L. Crocker.
Other author Kilmer, Anne Draffkorn.
Crocker, Richard L.
Brown, Robert R. (Robert Reginald), 1923-
Subject Lyre music.
Lyre -- Tuning.
Sumerians -- Music.
Sumerians -- Music -- History and criticism.
Music -- Middle East -- History and criticism.
Music -- To 500.
Songs, Ugaritic.
Music -- Iraq -- Babylonia.
Variant Title Hurrian cult song.
Local series Melba Conservatorium Library Collection
Publisher Number BTNK 101 Bit Inki Records