UW Ethnomusicology Archives audio recordings: Juel E. Lange recordings: Quileute Songs, 1950

Overview of the Collection

Lange, Juel E.
UW Ethnomusicology Archives audio recordings: Juel E. Lange recordings: Quileute Songs
1 items  :  1 WAV file; WD - 1 compact disc; Duration: 00:25:58
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Copy of "Songs and Dance of Washington Coast Indians, Vol. 1 & 2" recorded by Juel E. Lange (Titania label)
University of Washington Ethnomusicology Archives
University of Washington
Ethnomusicology Archives
Box 353450
Seattle, WA
Telephone: 2065430974
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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

Archives copy made from a tape copy of original record; tape loaned to Archives by Cathy Maxwell.

Contents (from handwritten list provided by C. Maxwell):

From Volume 1 -

Tr. 1 - "Quillayute Lullaby" by 97-year old Mary Ward, La Push

Tr. 2 - "Bone Game" from the documentary film "The Quillayute Story" (produced by Lange; narration written by Erna Gunther)

Tr. 3 - "Quillayute Song" a. by Stanley Gray, La Push

Tr. 4 - "Quillayute Song" b. by Stanley Gray, La Push

From Volume 2 -

Tr. 5 - "Spiritual Dance," Neah Bay

Tr. 6 - "Rabbit Dance," Neah Bay, from "The Quillayute Story"

Tr. 7 - "Snyp Dance," Neah Bay

Tr. 8 - "Ozette Girls Group Dance"

Tr. 9 - "Wyatt Group Dance," Neah Bay

From Volume 1 -

Tr. 10 - "Sunday Morning Shaker Service," La Push

Tr. 11 - "Sunday Morning Shaker Service," part II, from "The Quillayute Story"

Transmission Data: Digital files created from loaned tape reel 4/2014 - 2014-9.1_Quileute.wav - and work disc produced (25:58)

The film "The Quillayute Story" is available in the UW Libraries Media enter - DVD USMISC 430.

The name "Juel E. Lange" is sometimes listed as "Jules Lang."

Documentation: Handwritten list of contents

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Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

Subject Terms

  • American Indian
  • Ethnomusicology
  • NW Coast Indians

Geographical Names

  • Quileute
  • United States