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Album Various - Folk Music Of Ethiopia

  • Performer: Various
  • Title: Folk Music Of Ethiopia
  • Size MP3 ver: 1248 mb
  • Size FLAC ver: 1070 mb
  • Country: US
  • Date of release: 2007
  • Style: African
  • # Catalog: FE 4405
  • Label: Smithsonian Folkways Archival
  • Rating: 4.1 of 5
  • Genre: World
Album Various - Folk Music Of Ethiopia


1Unknown ArtistLove Song (Ethiopia) - Mixed Voices With Tcherawata, Coboro2:56
2Unknown ArtistTcherawata Solo (Eritrea)1:11
3Unknown ArtistSudanese Walking Songs (Eritrea) - Male Voices With Harp, Drum1:29
4Unknown ArtistI Beg You, Heart (Ethiopia) - Male Voice With Begenna2:59
5Unknown Artist'Mbilta Solo (Eritrea)1:06
6Unknown ArtistSudanese Walking Songs (Eritrea) - Male Voices With Harp, Drum1:21
7Unknown ArtistOh My Country (Ethiopia) - Male Voice With Begenna2:58
8Unknown ArtistSong To The Emperor (Ethiopia) - Male Voice With Tcherawata2:54
9Unknown ArtistSong Of Praise (Ethiopia) - Mixed Voices With Tcherawata2:58
10Unknown ArtistFlute Solo (Eritrea)1:30
11Unknown ArtistMasonquo Solo (Eritrea)2:00


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
FE 4405Various Folk Music Of Ethiopia ‎(LP)Folkways Records, Ethnic Folkways LibraryFE 4405US1951
EFL-1405Various Ethiopia Folk Music ‎(LP)Ethnic Folkways LibraryEFL-1405US1950
P 405Various Folk Music Of Ethiopia ‎(LP)Folkways Records, Ethnic Folkways LibraryP 405USUnknown


Originally released in 1951 on Folkways Records.


  • Barcode: 093070440524


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  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Smithsonian Folkways Recordings
  • Copyright (c) – Folkways Records & Service Corp.


Various Artists. Folk Music of Ethiopia. Ethiopia is a musically diverse nation. As Harold Courlander wrote in 1951 in the introduction to Folk Music of Ethiopia, Speaking of Ethiopian music is like speaking of the music of North America or Europe. There are many varieties of it, stemming out of different cultures and traditions. The first two cuts on this Folkways release highlight this poly-musical sensibility. Oh My Country features the begenna harp and the relaxed timbre of a man's tenor vocals. Track two, on the other hand, showcases the shambukaw, a four-holed bamboo or metal flute. Album 1951 11 Songs. Harold Courlander. World , 1951. Oh My Country Ethiopia. View Cart. Buy Custom CD . Recorded in the Tigrai and Shoa Provinces and in the Gura Valley, this collection of Folk Music of Ethiopia actually represents not only Ethiopian music but the music of Eritrea and the Sudan. Several of the recordings feature traditional Ethiopian instruments from the string family including the begenna, the tcherawata, and the masonquo, along with the coboro, kettledrum and traditional Ethiopian flutes. RELATED LESSON PLAN Performing Ethiopia: Playing, Singing and Improvising Music from the Abyssian Kingdom. Track Listing. Listen free to Various Artists Folk Music of Ethiopia Oh My Country Ethiopia - Male Voice with. 11 tracks 23:14. The music of the Ethiopian Highlands uses a fundamental modal system called qenet, of which there are four main modes: tezeta, bati, ambassel, and anchihoy. Three additional modes are variations on the above: tezeta minor, bati major, and bati minor. Some songs take the name of their qenet, such as tizita, a song of reminiscence. When played on traditional instruments, these. Folk Music of Yugoslavia Historic In The Field Recordings. Лента с персональными рекомендациями и музыкальными новинками, радио, подборки на любой вкус, удобное управление своей коллекцией. Album starts at BPM, ends at BPM 0, with tempos within the -BPM range. Try refreshing the page if dots are missing. Tracklist Folk Music of Ethiopia. Oh My Country Ethiopia - Male Voice with Begenna. We are the largest database of beats per minutes in the world. Get the Tempo of more than 6 Million songs. Top Songs. Title: Folk Music of Ethiopia, Various. Read full description. See details and exclusions - Various Artists - Folk Music of Ethiopia, Various Folkways Records. You are viewing. Folk Music of Ethiopia - CD Folkways Records. Trending price. Current slide CURRENT SLIDE of TOTAL SLIDES- Compare similar products. Various Artists - Best Irish Pub Songs 2005. Folk Music of Jamaica. The Orchard Music от лица компании Folkways Records Rumblefish Publishing, BMI - Broadcast Music Inc. Kobalt Music Publishing, Spirit Music Publishing и другие авторские общества 2. Work Songs. Various artists. January 1, 1951. Exclusive Prime pricing. Please retry

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