UW Ethnomusicology Archives audio recordings: Matthew Rice recordings: Allyn Miner, 1993-07  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Rice, Matthew
UW Ethnomusicology Archives audio recordings: Matthew Rice recordings: Allyn Miner
1 items  :  OT - 1 DAT (digital, stereo); 1 WAV file (48 kHz, 16-bit); Duration: 1:49:00
Collection Number
Recorded at the University of Washington, music building room 60, during the mornings of July 9, 16 and 23, 1993; Allyn Miner was a visiting faculty member, summer 1993.
University of Washington Ethnomusicology Archives
University of Washington
Ethnomusicology Archives
Box 353450
Seattle, WA
Telephone: 206-543-0974
Access Restrictions

Access is restricted.


Biographical NoteReturn to Top

Allyn Miner is a concert performer on the North Indian sitar. She also performs Irish traditional music on the violin and concertina in the Philadelphia area. She is a lecturer in the Department of South Asia Studies at the University of Pennsylvania. Her research and publications relate to the history of the sitar, the social history of music in South Asia, and Sanskrit, Hindi, and Urdu musicological literature. Allyn received a B.A. in South Asia Studies from the University of Wisconsin and a Ph.D. from the University of Pennsylvania in 1994. She has had visiting faculty positions at Temple University, the University of Washington, NYU, and UCLA.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Recorded by Matt Rice with Panasonic SV-250 DAT recorder, Audio Technica AT-825 (flat response), and Symetrix SX-202 mic preamp. (Simultaneous cassette recording in possession of Matt Rice).

Performer: Allyn Miner/sitar.

Contents: Rag Nat Bhairav (alap, jod, jhala); Rag Jaunpuri (alap, jod, jhala); Rag Todi (alap, jod, jhali).

(Collection number changed from 93-48 to 93-45 to fill numbering gap, 5/96)

Transmission Data: Digital file created 7/2014 - 93-45.1.wav (48 kHz, 16-bit)

Documentation: Logsheets prepared by Matthew Rice.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Classical Music, Hindustani
  • Ethnomusicology
  • Geographical Names :
  • Asia
  • India--Asia--South Asia
  • North India
  • Other Creators :
    • Personal Names :
    • Miner, Allyn (performer)