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Title Modern Mayan : the Indian music of Chiapas, Mexico.

Published Washington, D.C. : Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, [2003]


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 1 online resource
Notes Chiefly instrumental music.
Notes inserted in original containers.
Previously issued 1975-1977 as analog discs, Folkways Records: FE 4377, FE 4379.
Previously issued in series: Ethnic Folkways library.
Recorded by Richard Alderson.
Smithsonian Folkways Recordings: FE 4377, FE 4379.
Title on v.2: Modern Maya.
Contents Todos Santos (Chamula) -- Trumpet choir (Carranza) -- String quartet (Carranza) -- String trio and vocal (Zinnacantan) -- Tiger Stone song (Zinnacantan) -- Song of peace (Chalchiuitan) -- New Years prayer (Chalchiuitan) -- Drums and flute (Huistan) -- Ladies dance (Tenejapa) -- Catarina Sone (Majosic) -- Bull dance (Majosic) -- Kosh, kosh avakan kanan chi (Tenango) -- Flute and drum (Tenango) -- Majestic (Petalcingo) -- Good Friday service (Tila) -- Carneval (Tila) -- Senor de Tila (Tila) -- Metontic Christmas -- Chalchiuitan carnival -- San Bartolo Venustiano Carranza -- San Bartolo Venustiano Carranza -- Huistan : fiesta De Miguel -- Tenejapa : Majosic carnival -- Tenango -- Petalcingo : fiesta De Santa Lucia (Christmas) -- Guacitepec.
Performers Various performers.
Other author Alderson, Richard (Richard M.)
Subject Folk music -- Mexico -- Chiapas.
Indians of Mexico -- Mexico -- Chiapas -- Music.
Mayas -- Music.
Other title Modern Maya.