Laurel Sercombe concert recordings: S. Deshpande, 1984  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Sercombe, Laurel; University of Washington Ethnomusicology Archives
Laurel Sercombe concert recordings: S. Deshpande
8 items  :  84-55.1-2 OT- 2 vcts (digital audio recording) (VHS, sp, stereo); 84-55.3-6 EC- 4 reels (7.5 ips, 1/2 tr. stereo, 10"); 84-55.1-2 WT- 2 DATs (digital, stereo); Duration: 3:09:52
Collection Number
Concert recorded at the University of Washington, Music Auditorium, 11/24/84.
University of Washington Ethnomusicology Archives
University of Washington
Ethnomusicology Archives
Box 353450
Seattle, WA
Telephone: 206-543-0974
Access Restrictions

Unrestricted: collection is open for research.


Historical NoteReturn to Top

Laurel Sercombe has been the Archivist for the Ethnomusicology Program at the University of Washington since 1982. She has co-produced a series of music recordings with Northwest Folklife, lectured for classes in Ethnomusicology, Library and Information Science, and American Indian Studies, and designed and taught a course on sound archiving. In 1998 she received a pre-doctoral Smithsonian Research Fellowship and in 2001 received her Ph.D. with the dissertation And Then It Rained: Power and Song in Western Washington Coast Salish Myth Narratives. She is a member of the Music Library Association, the Association for Recorded Sound Collections, and the Society for Ethnomusicology, for which she served as Current Discographer 1992–2000 and Treasurer 2000–2004. She serves on the boards of Jack Straw Productions and Northwest Heritage Resources. In 2013 she organized and hosted "Sounds of the World," a series of six programs for UWTV featuring film footage from the Robert Garfias Collection in the Ethnomusicology Archives.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Digitally processed audio originals recorded by Laurel Sercombe, Daniel Neuman, and Kay Norton with Panasonic NV-8410 vcr, Sony PCM-41 digital audio processor (16-bit mode), Neumann KM-83 mics.

Performers: Shreekant Deshpande/voice; Appa Jalgaonkar/harmonium; Pandurang Mukhade/tabla.

See logsheets for contents description.

84-55.1-2 OT are original digital audio tapes; 84-55.3-6 EC are analog dubs of digital originals (made in 1985); 84-55.1-2 WT are DAT copies of digital originals (made in 1994).

Durations of analog reels: 1:06:05, 36:35, 1:03:10, 24:02.

Documentation: Concert flyer.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top

Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

1 audiotape : DAT
1 audiotape : DAT

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Concerts
  • Ethnomusicology
  • Folk music--India
  • Harmonium
  • Music--India
  • Tabla music
  • Geographical Names :
  • Asia
  • India--Asia--South Asia
  • North India
  • Seattle (Wash.)
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Sound Recordings
  • Video recordings
  • Other Creators :
    • Personal Names :
    • Deśapānḍe, Srīkānta (performer)
    • Jalgaonkar, Appa (performer)
    • Mukhade, Pandurang (performer)