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Beduin Music of Southern Sinai (1978)  CD

Beduin Music of Southern Sinai (1978) CD

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"This item is part of the Folkways archives. The original liner notes from the LP are included."

When this recording was made, the Bedouin of Southern Sinai were striving to maintain their semi-nomadic ways of life in a changing world. This selection provides a valuable record of and insight into their repertory of archaic poetry, songs and dances, as well as more popular tunes. 

     101      Hudjaini - Caravan Song      Tarabin Tribe      1:47     
     102     Water Drawing Song     Mzina tribe     2:10    
     103     afla: Bedouin Evening: Coffee Grinding, Daya Dance, Poem's Declamation     Different tribes recorded in Dir Nasib and Wadi Firan     5:58    
     104     Flute Solo     Wadi Firan man     1:48    
     105     Makrna     Tarabin tribe     2:11    
     106     Three Simsimiyya Tunes     Al-Tur lutist, drummer     4:30    
     107     A Fisherman's Song     Abu Rodeis     2:13    
     201     A Yamania Song     Al-Tur lutist, singers     5:02    
     202     A Yamania Song     Al-Tur lutist, singers     3:11    
     203     Ya khazaráne - Love Song     Al-Tur lutist, singers     2:20    
     204     Alá dal 'úna     Fisherman from the Syro-Lebanese region     2:14    
     205     A Love Song     Al-Tur lutist, singers     2:30    
     206     The Rich and the Poor     Al-Tur lutist, singers     3:32    
     207     Yamania: Complaint - Epic Song     Al-Tur lutist, singers     2:46    
     208     A Fisherman's Dance     Al-Tur singers     4:48


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