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The Igede of Nigeria [sound recording] : drumming, chanting and exotic percussion.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Berklee College of Music.

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Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Brooklyn, NY : Music of the World, p1991.

Content descriptions

General Note: Traditional music, including funeral songs, social dance music, and Igede/Christian hymns.
Language undetermined (Igede?).
Compact disc.
Program notes ([7] fold. p. : ports.) inserted in container.
Formatted Contents Note: Uka ka ongolahi jepuohe (7:49) -- Akama jene nyo ha ha lume (2:59) -- Inyi ikpwo wo omimyam (2:50) -- Prayer (:40) -- Oko instrumental (2:27) -- Omurukpa dewu ju'be nyamu (1:35) -- Wake song (4:14) -- Hallelujah (3:02) -- Ijege melody (2:55) -- Joseph ola ula epuodo (4:06) -- Oju we le ; Al'obohu ru ijnwe le-enu (4:24) -- Okumu dance (1:39) -- Ota-ubah instrumental (1:54) -- Drumming selection (1:19) -- Ohihi owo ti ka huhahi? (1:53) -- Three hymns (6:34).
Participant or Performer Note: Field recordings by Robert Nicholls.
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note: Recorded 1978-1979, in Nigeria's Benue State.
Subject: Music > Africa.
Music > Nigeria.
Folk music > Nigeria.
Dance music > Nigeria.
Songs, Igede > Nigeria.
Percussion music
Gade (African people) > Nigeria > Music.

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