Eskimos Hudson Bay Alaska / Various


Eskimos Hudson Bay Alaska / Various by Folkways Records at Your Free Album. MPN: FW-04444-CCD. Hurry! Limited time offer. Offer valid only while supplies last. The barren region ranging from Siberia across Alaska and Canada into Greenland presents a constant struggle for survival for the people of the Far North who call it home. Their music includes dance songs, hunting songs, game songs, animal calls, animal stories, and story songs. Most have no instrumental accompaniment. Laura Boulton (1899-1980), an American ethnomusicologist who recorded the music on this album, studied music all around the world, from Africa and Eastern Europe to the South Pacif


Eskimos Hudson Bay Alaska / Various by Folkways Records
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The barren region ranging from Siberia across Alaska and Canada into Greenland presents a constant struggle for survival for the people of the Far North who call it home. Their music includes dance songs, hunting songs, game songs, animal calls, animal stories, and story songs. Most have no instrumental accompaniment. Laura Boulton (1899-1980), an American ethnomusicologist who recorded the music on this album, studied music all around the world, from Africa and Eastern Europe to the South Pacific and the Arctic Circle.

Features & Highlights

  • Instrument(s) Drum; Drum, frame; Timpani; Vocals.
  • Language(s) Inuktitut, Eastern Canadian; Inuktitut, Western Canadian; Inupiatun, North
  • Year of Recording 1955.
  • Record Label Folkways Records.
  • Source Archive Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage.

Additional Information

Brand:
Folkways Records
Manufacturer:
Folkways Records
Category:
Eskimo & Inuit
Model:
FW04444
MPN:
FW-04444-CCD
Release Date:
2012-05-30
UPC:
093070444423
Part Number:
FW-04444-CCD
Genre:
World Music
Artist:
Eskimos of Hudson Bay & Alaska
Publisher:
Folkways Records
Publication Date:
2012-05-30
Binding:
Audio CD
Item Weight:
0.21 pounds
Item Size:
0.24 x 4.99 x 5.79 inches
Package Weight:
0.18 pounds
Package Size:
4.97 x 0.54 x 5.55 inches

 


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