UW Ethnomusicology Archives audio recordings: Andrew C. Frankel recordings (Yoruba Fuji Music), 1984,1985,1986 PDF
- Frankel, Andrew C.
- UW Ethnomusicology Archives audio recordings: Andrew C. Frankel recordings (Yoruba Fuji Music)
- 1984,1985,1986 (inclusive)
- 5 items : EC - 5 reels (7 1/2 ips, 1/2 tr. stereo, 7"); WT - 5 reels (7 1/2 ips, 1/2 tr. stereo, 10"); Duration: 3:06:00
- Collection Number
- Copies of Nigerian commercial recordings belonging to Andy Frankel.
- University of Washington Ethnomusicology Archives
University of Washington
- Access Restrictions
Access is restricted.
Biographical NoteReturn to Top
Ayinde Barrister (1948-2010) was a singer, songwriter, and musician from Lagos, Nigeria. As a child he would perform ajiwere music during Ramadan. After returning from military service, Barrister started his own musical group called the "Supreme Fuji Commanders" that consisted of 34 percussionists and vocalists. He was known for making popular Fuji music, a Nigerian musical genre that developed from the Islamic ajiwere music tradition. During his lifetime, Barrister composed various musical pieces and published a variety of LPs.
Content DescriptionReturn to Top
87-42.1 - Aiye Toto!! [title from jacket]/Alhaji (Chief) Isiaka Iyanda Sawaba & his Fuji International; Omo Aje Olps 1322 (1985) (37:09)
87-42.2 - Tala Disco '85 [title from jacket]/Alhaji (Chief) Wasiu Ayinde Barrister & his Talazo Fuji Commanders; Omo Aje Olps 1323 (1985) (35:17)
87-42.3 - America Special/Alhaji (Chief) Dr. Sikiru Ayinde Barrister (A.I.M.A.) the Africa International Music Ambassador; Siky Oluyole Records SKOLP034 (1986) (37:59)
87-42.4 - Ijoba Titun/Alhaji (Chief) Kollington Ayinla and his Fuji '78 Organisation [Kollington Records] [Olumo Records Limited] KRLPS 6 (1984) (37:42)
87-42.5 - "Omo Araiye"/Alhaji (Chief) Kollington Ayinla and his Fuji '78 Organisation. [Kollington Records] [Olumo Records Limited] KRLPS 12 (1985) (37:53)
Documentation: Photo-copy of record jackets and labels.
Administrative InformationReturn to Top
Names and SubjectsReturn to Top
- Subject Terms :
- fuji music--african
- Geographical Names :
- West Africa
- Yoruba--Africa--Western Africa
- Form or Genre Terms :
- Sound Recordings
- Other Creators :
- Personal Names :
- Ayinla, Kollington (performer)
- Barrister, Wasiu Ayinde (performer)
- Sawaba, Isiaka Iyanda (performer)