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Title Music of the Nile Valley.

Published New York, N.Y. : Lyrichord, [1993?]


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 1 online resource.
Series Contemporary world music.
Contemporary world music.
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.
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).
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Alexandria, VA : Alexander Street Press, 2009. (Contemporary world music). Available via World Wide Web.
Language notes Vocal selections sung in Arabic.
Other author Weber, Alain.
Subject 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.