- Lieberman, Fredric
- Fredric Lieberman recordings: Bertram Levy/concertina
- 3 items : OT - 3 reels
- Collection Number
- Instruction tapes for concertina with Bertram Levy, recorded at the Festival of American Fiddle Tunes, Port Townsend, Washington, 7/5/81.
University of Washington Ethnomusicology Archives
University of Washington
- Access Restrictions
Unrestricted: collection is open for research.
Biographical NoteReturn to Top
Fredric Lieberman (1940-2013) received his B.M. from the Eastman School of Music, his M.A. from the Universityof Hawaii, and his Ph.D. from the Universityof California, Los Angeles. He was a performer, composer, writer, and teacher at the Universityof California, Santa Cruz. His written works include "Planet Drum: A Celebration of Percussion and Rhythm", and "Drumming at the Edge of Magic: A Journey into the Spirit of Percussion".
Lieberman's interests included organology, particularly with regard to taxonomic methods and systematic description, the musics of China, Japan, Korea, Tibet, and South India, and American vernacular musics from Tin Pan Alley through contemporary rock. His taught courses on American Popular Music and World Musics. He had an especially keen interest in the music of John Cage and of the Grateful Dead and served as an ethnomusicological consultant for various Mickey Hart projects.
Content DescriptionReturn to Top
Recorded by Fredric Lieberman with stellavox SP-8, AKG 451-ORTF pair.
Administrative InformationReturn to Top
Names and SubjectsReturn to Top
- Fiddle tunes
- Fiddle tunes--United States
- Folk music festivals
- Folk song festivals
- Music festivals
- Music festivals--United States
- North America
- Port Townsend (Wash.)
Form or Genre Terms
- Educational media
- Instructional materials
- Sound recordings
- Levy, Bertram (prf)