The Resource My field recordings from across the planet, David Attenborough, the world music collector

My field recordings from across the planet, David Attenborough, the world music collector

Label
My field recordings from across the planet
Title
My field recordings from across the planet
Statement of responsibility
David Attenborough, the world music collector
Title variation
Songlines Magazine presents
Contributor
Recordist
Subject
Genre
Summary
"This collection features more than 50 recordings of traditional music from Sierra Leone, Paraguay, Madagascar, Indonesia, Papua New Guinea, Pacific Islands and northern Australia. With an extensive booklet drawing on David Attenborough's experiences compiled and with notes by BBC producer Julian May, and stunning original photographs of the recording sessions"--Publishers website
Accompanying matter
  • technical information on music
  • historical information
Cataloging source
MLSOD
Credits note
Editor and compiler, Julian May
Date of event
1954-1963
Dewey number
781.62
Form of composition
folk music
Format of music
not applicable
Language note
Vocal selections sung in various languages
LC call number
M1627.A88
LC item number
M9 2018
Music parts
not applicable
Other event information
Recorded
PerformerNote
Various performers
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1926-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Attenborough, David
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
World music
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
My field recordings from across the planet, David Attenborough, the world music collector
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from disc label
  • Extracts from BBC's World Music Collector program
  • Compact discs
  • Performance notes by Julian May affixed to container
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
  • performed music
  • spoken word
Content type code
  • prm
  • spw
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • (intricate drumming, good notes)
  • Dance of welcome of the Bullon tribe
  • (Indonesia, 1956)
  • Snatch of song with quindina
  • Bone flute 1
  • Bone flute 2
  • Hallelujah chant
  • Gamelan orchestra
  • (full of fire and thrill)
  • Kris dance
  • CD 1.
  • The djoged
  • Gender wayang
  • Kebiar
  • Tjapung gangtuk
  • Genggong music 1
  • Genggong music 2
  • Flute solo
  • Suling suralaya
  • Celebrations
  • Gambus solo
  • David Attenborough's introduction
  • Gambus duet
  • Dyak marriage celebrations
  • (women)
  • Dyak funeral gongs
  • Porters singing
  • David Attenborough's conclusion
  • Balange trio and chorus
  • Solo balange and drum
  • Za-za solo
  • Za-za and triangle
  • (male voice and chorus)
  • Bundu society dance
  • Lucerito alba
  • Ne rendápe aju
  • Campo Cerbo Leone
  • Galopera
  • (Polynesia and Melanesia 1963)
  • Panambi vera
  • The lament of my guitar
  • Tres de mayo
  • Meke
  • Tau lunga
  • CD 2.
  • Nose flute trio
  • Sitting dance
  • (Vanua Mbalavu)
  • Meke
  • (male voice choir, Fiji)
  • Calling the turtle
  • Land-diving songs 1
  • Land-diving songs 2
  • (Madagascar 1960)
  • Valiha duet
  • David Attenborough's introduction
  • Valiha trio
  • Merina tribe retournement ceremony
  • Walbiri tribe blooding ceremony
  • Bull-roarer
  • Bull-roarer and chant
  • Gunavidi tribe
  • Burada tribe - Yurlunggur song
  • David Attenborough's conclusion
  • Guira campana (The bell bird)
  • Malvita
  • Iguazu
  • La llegada
  • La viega casa
  • Ndeve-guarnte
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
2 audio discs (approximately 1 hr., 56 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
5060001276687
Other physical details
CD audio, digital
Publisher number
WRASS358
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)1060708530
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
My field recordings from across the planet, David Attenborough, the world music collector
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from disc label
  • Extracts from BBC's World Music Collector program
  • Compact discs
  • Performance notes by Julian May affixed to container
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
  • performed music
  • spoken word
Content type code
  • prm
  • spw
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • (intricate drumming, good notes)
  • Dance of welcome of the Bullon tribe
  • (Indonesia, 1956)
  • Snatch of song with quindina
  • Bone flute 1
  • Bone flute 2
  • Hallelujah chant
  • Gamelan orchestra
  • (full of fire and thrill)
  • Kris dance
  • CD 1.
  • The djoged
  • Gender wayang
  • Kebiar
  • Tjapung gangtuk
  • Genggong music 1
  • Genggong music 2
  • Flute solo
  • Suling suralaya
  • Celebrations
  • Gambus solo
  • David Attenborough's introduction
  • Gambus duet
  • Dyak marriage celebrations
  • (women)
  • Dyak funeral gongs
  • Porters singing
  • David Attenborough's conclusion
  • Balange trio and chorus
  • Solo balange and drum
  • Za-za solo
  • Za-za and triangle
  • (male voice and chorus)
  • Bundu society dance
  • Lucerito alba
  • Ne rendápe aju
  • Campo Cerbo Leone
  • Galopera
  • (Polynesia and Melanesia 1963)
  • Panambi vera
  • The lament of my guitar
  • Tres de mayo
  • Meke
  • Tau lunga
  • CD 2.
  • Nose flute trio
  • Sitting dance
  • (Vanua Mbalavu)
  • Meke
  • (male voice choir, Fiji)
  • Calling the turtle
  • Land-diving songs 1
  • Land-diving songs 2
  • (Madagascar 1960)
  • Valiha duet
  • David Attenborough's introduction
  • Valiha trio
  • Merina tribe retournement ceremony
  • Walbiri tribe blooding ceremony
  • Bull-roarer
  • Bull-roarer and chant
  • Gunavidi tribe
  • Burada tribe - Yurlunggur song
  • David Attenborough's conclusion
  • Guira campana (The bell bird)
  • Malvita
  • Iguazu
  • La llegada
  • La viega casa
  • Ndeve-guarnte
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
2 audio discs (approximately 1 hr., 56 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
5060001276687
Other physical details
CD audio, digital
Publisher number
WRASS358
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)1060708530
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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