UW Ethnomusicology Archives audio recordings: Melodye Gostovich recordings (Tamburica 78-rpm Dubs), Undated  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Gostovich, Melodye
Title
UW Ethnomusicology Archives audio recordings: Melodye Gostovich recordings (Tamburica 78-rpm Dubs)
Dates
Undated
Quantity
3 items  :  EC - 3 reels (7 1/2 ips, 2 tr. stereo from mono program, Ampex 406); Duration: 1:27:34; transcriptions of record label information.
Collection Number
1989020
Summary
Dubs of 78-rpm records belonging to Mick Gostovich (b. 1911) and passed on to his daughter Melodye Gostovich.
Repository
University of Washington Ethnomusicology Archives
University of Washington
Ethnomusicology Archives
Box 353450
Seattle, WA
98195-3450
Telephone: 206-543-0974
ethnoarc@uw.edu
Access Restrictions

Access is restricted.

Languages
English


Historical NoteReturn to Top

The University of Washington Ethnomusicology Archives has been collecting and curating unique ethnographic music recordings for over 50 years. Its holdings of more than 15,000 items include field recordings documenting music traditions of all kinds from most areas of the world, concert recordings of visiting musicians, and films and videos of a variety of musical events, as well as several hundred musical instruments. The Archives serves the students and faculty in the UW Ethnomusicology Program, the broader university community, Pacific Northwest tribes, and an international clientele of musicians, students, and teachers.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Recordist: copies (of records) produced by Sonia Seeman, University of Washington Music Building A-V room, utilizing Packburn transient noise suppressor; MXR graphic equalizer; Phase Linear 1000 autocorrelator.

Background: 78-rpm records originally belonged to Mick Gostovich, a Serbian immigrant who played tamburica in the Serbian community of Chisholm, Minnesota. The RCA Victor and Columbia discs appear to be pre-WW II.

Contents: see doc file for list of performers, contents, and record numbers.

Documentation: Photo-copies of record labels

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Ethnomusicology
  • Geographical Names :
  • Croatia
  • Serbia