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UW Ethnomusicology Archives audio recordings: Carol Campbell field recordings: Kenya 1976, 1976
- Campbell, Carol, 1966-
- UW Ethnomusicology Archives audio recordings: Carol Campbell field recordings: Kenya 1976
- 50 items : OT - 50 reels (mostly 7 1/2 ips, some 3 3/4 and 1 7/8 ips; 1/2 tr. mono; all 5" except #51 @3"); WT - 28 DATs (digital, stereo); WD - 2 compact discs (digital, stereo) (copies of reels 1 and 2); Duration: 37:52:45
- Collection Number
- Recorded in a variety of locations in Kenya, including Mombasa, Chundwa, Mombrui, and Lamu in 1976.
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
See logbook for listing of contents. Per collector, some of the tapes have a few minutes of "joke music" at the beginning (eg., 92-22a OT). Included is a nagasvarum selection played by 'Ghandi with the Winds', and a calliope piece by J. Thunder Zeus.
Transmission Data: Digital files created 4/2010 - 92-11.1ab.wav and 92-11.2ab.wav (48 kHz, 24-bit); work disc copies produced 4/2010 (work disc copies of tapes 3-50 still need to be made).
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