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Title Les voix du monde : une anthologie des expressions vocales = Voices of the world : an anthology of vocal expression.

Published [France] : Chant du Monde, [1996]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Southbank CD M  6221  2HR OR O/NIGHT  AVAILABLE
Physical description 3 audio discs (211 minutes) : CD Audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
4 3/4 in.
Series Collection C.N.R.S./Musée de l'homme.
Collection du Centre national de la recherche scientifique et du Musée de l'homme.
Notes Presents examples of vocal expression from around the world, grouped by categories of articulation and acoustics. The first two CDs present different vocal techniques; the third is concerned with polyphony.
Compact discs; analog recording.
In part previously released in various formats.
Extensive analytical, technical and descriptive notes in French and English, principally by Gilles Léothaud, Bernard Lortat-Jacob, Hugo Zemp and the recorders (187 p. : ill., map) bound in container; includes geographical index and glossary.
Contents CD I: Techniques. Calls, cries and clamours (19:02) ; Voice and breath (11:22) ; Spoken, declaimed, sung (18:45) ; Compass and register (21:40) -- CD II: Techniques [cont.]. Colours and timbres (18:31) ; Disguised voices (9:12) ; Ornamentation (13:02) ; Voices and musical instruments (Singing in the instrument (7:19) ; Imitation of instruments (13:03)) ; Employ of harmonics (9:17) -- CD III: Polyphonies. Heterophony (4:04) ; Echoes and overlapping (9:28) ; Drones and ostinati (11:54) ; Parallel, oblique or contrary motion (11:25) ; Chords (9:21) ; Counterpoint and combined techniques (24:01).
Performers Various performers.
Notes Principally field recordings, made between 1929 and 1995.
Subject Singing -- Physiological aspects.
Voice -- Physiological aspects.
Vocal music.
Vocal registers.
Variant Title Anthologie des expressions vocales.
Voices of the world.
Anthology of vocal expression.
Standard Number 9488136422
Publisher Number Chant du Monde CMX 3741010.12
Chant du Monde CMX 3741010
Chant du Monde CMX 3741011
Chant du Monde CMX 3741012