Town Hall Seattle concert recordings: Zing Go the Strings, 2003-02-12  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Town Hall Seattle
Town Hall Seattle concert recordings: Zing Go the Strings
2 optical media  :  WD - 2 compact discs (digital, stereo); Duration: 1:18:00
Collection Number
"Zing Go the Strings" concert, February 12, 2003, 7:00 pm, Town Hall, First Hill, 8th & Seneca, Seattle, WA
University of Washington Ethnomusicology Archives
University of Washington
Ethnomusicology Archives
Box 353450
Seattle, WA
Telephone: 206-543-0974
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Title (from concert program): "Zing Go the Strings"; the concert featured Munir Beken, Ziying Wu, and George Kahumoku (Ziying Wu's portion of concert omitted from Archives copy at his request.)

Work discs copied from the original recording by Frank Brown, Town Hall, Seattle.

Total Duration of CD 1 = 31:29; total Duration of CD 2 = 46:16

Documentation: Concert program

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Description Dates
1 optical media : CD - unpublished; Tracks: 10
Performer: Munir Nurettin Beken, Turkish Ud. Contents: Track 1: Taksim Kürdilihicazkar, Kürdilihicazkar pesrevi; Taksim Suzidil, Suzidil Saz SemaisiTrack 2: Taksim Zavil, Zavil Zeybek SarkiTrack 3: Taksim Nihavend; Child's AirTrack 4 Taksim Sehnaz; Sehnaz Longa. See concert program for additional contents information.
1 optical media : CD - unpublished; Tracks: 10
Performers: George Kahumoku, Hawaiian slack key guitar; Munir Nurettin Beken, Turkish ud. Contents: Tracks 1-9: George Kahumoku - Selections announced from the stage Track 10: Duet: ""Zing went the strings of my heart!" played by George Kahumoko and Munir Beken.

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  • Subject Terms :
  • Concerts
  • Ethnomusicology
  • Guitar music (Slack key)
  • Music--Turkey
  • Turks--Middle East--Middle East
  • Geographical Names :
  • Hawaii
  • Seattle (Wash.)
  • World
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Sound recordings
  • Other Creators :
    • Personal Names :
    • Beken, Münir Nurettin, 1964- (performer)
    • Kahumoku, George (performer)