Svanibor Pettan recordings: folk songs and dances from Banija, 1984-1985

Overview of the Collection

Pettan, Svanibor, 1960-
Svanibor Pettan recordings: folk songs and dances from Banija
1984-1985 (inclusive)
2 items  :  EC - 1 phonodisc (33 1/3 rpm, stereo, 12"); WD - 1 CD (digital, stereo); Duration: 00:39:04
Collection Number
Phonodisc donated to the UW Ethnomusicology Archives by Svanibor Pettan, May 2005.
University of Washington Ethnomusicology Archives
University of Washington
Ethnomusicology Archives
Box 353450
Seattle, WA
Telephone: 2065430974
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Biographical NoteReturn to Top

Svanibor Pettan studied ethnomusicology in Croatia (B.A.), Slovenia (M.A.), and USA (Ph.D.). He researched music in his native Croatia, Slovenia, in the Balkans (particularly in Kosovo), Africa (Tanzania, Egypt), Australia, and USA. At the University of Oslo he became involved with applied ethnomusicology through the Bosnian-Norwegian project "Azra".

His specialties include Balkan Gypsy music, multicultural music education, and music in relation to politics, war and exile, as seen in his writings published in Austria, Croatia, Finland, Germany, Serbia, Slovenia, Sweden, and USA.

He is Asst. Professor at the Institute of Ethnology and Folklore Research in Zagreb, and at the Music Academy of the University in Ljubljana.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Recorded by Radio Zagreb field team (including Svanibor Pettan), 1984-85.

Contains folk music from 4 villages in the municipality of Patrinja, Croatia: Hrastovica, Budicina, Klinac Grad, and Banski Grabovac.

See logsheet and jacket notes for complete contents information.

Second recording in series "Narodne Pjesme I Plesovi Iz Banije / Folk Songs and Dances from Banija."

Documentation: Photo-copy of album jacket notes by Svanibor Pettan and disc labels.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

Subject Terms

  • Balkan Peoples
  • Balkan folk dancing
  • Ethnomusicology
  • Folk music--Balkan Peninsula

Corporate Names

  • Radio Zagreb

Geographical Names

  • Balkan Peninsula
  • Balkans
  • Croatia
  • Europe--Europe--General Europe

Form or Genre Terms

  • Sound recordings