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UW Ethnomusicology Archives audio recordings: Douglas Rutherford recordings (Swinomish Music), 1973
- Rutherford, Douglas, 1915-1988
- UW Ethnomusicology Archives audio recordings: Douglas Rutherford recordings (Swinomish Music)
- 5 items : 74-20.1-2 EC - 2 reels (7.5 ips, full-track, 5"); 74-20.3 EC - 1 reel (1 7/8 ips, 2 tr. mono, 5"); 74-20.4-5 - 2 reels (3 3/4 ips, full-track, 5"); WT - 3 DATs (digital, stereo); Duration: 3:17:38
- Collection Number
- Recorded on the Swinomish Reservation, Fidalgo Island, Washngton, 2/21/73 and 3/14/73.
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
Recorded with Nagra III (tapes 1,2,4,5); Uher 4000 (tape 3)
Contents: Reels 1 & 2 (DAT 1): Swinomish stick (bone) game songs/Moris Dan, Mrs. Dan, grandson Henry (small drum, clappers) (recorded 2/21/73); Reel 3 (DAT 2): Interview with Moris Dan on music and customs of Swinomish (recprded 3/14/73); Reels 4 & 5 (DAT 3): Interview with Moris Dan on stick (bone) game and songs that accompany it (recorded 2/21/73)
Documentation: Typed notes & transcription of interview.
Administrative InformationReturn to Top
Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top
1 audiotape : Audio Reel
Names and SubjectsReturn to Top
- American Indian
- Swinomish Indians
- North America
- United States
- Dan, Moris (performer)