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UW Ethnomusicology Archives audio recordings: Hungarian Folk Music, Undated
- University of Washington Ethnomusicology Archives
- UW Ethnomusicology Archives audio recordings: Hungarian Folk Music
- 2 items : EC - 2 reels (7 1/2 ips, full-track, 7"; WT - 2 reels (7 1/2 ips, 1/2 tr. stereo, 10"); Duration: 00:51:41
- Collection Number
- From Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Folk Music Research Group, 1965.
University of Washington Ethnomusicology Archives
University of Washington
- Access Restrictions
Unrestricted: collection is open for research.
Historical NoteReturn to Top
The University of Washington Ethnomusicology Archives has been collecting and curating unique ethnographic music recordings for over 50 years. Its holdings of more than 15,000 items include field recordings documenting music traditions of all kinds from most areas of the world, concert recordings of visiting musicians, and films and videos of a variety of musical events, as well as several hundred musical instruments. The Archives serves the students and faculty in the UW Ethnomusicology Program, the broader university community, Pacific Northwest tribes, and an international clientele of musicians, students, and teachers.
Content DescriptionReturn to Top
Typed notes indicate that these tapes were copied from a record published by the Folk Music Research Group of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences (in 1965?) as an introduction to a series of records "...aimed at presenting a comprehensive survey of traditional Hungarian folk music... To this end we have selected tunes recorded during the past thirty years..."
Documentation: Typed notes.
Administrative InformationReturn to Top
Names and SubjectsReturn to Top
- Hungary--Europe--Central Europe