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Born musicians [videorecording] : traditional music from the Gambia / Commentary and interviews by Sidia Jatta ; producer, Penny Corke ; directed by Geoffrey Haydon ; Third Eye Productions, Ltd. for Channel Four in association with RM Arts.

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

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Media Center Reserve DVD 2250 37684000901510 Media Center Desk Not holdable Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (60 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Princeton, NJ : Films for the Humanities & Sciences, [2003]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Faculty reserve for HR-361 (Macrae).
Originally produced in 1984 as pt. 1 in the series, Repercussions: a celebration of African-American music.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by Geoffrey Haydon ; producer, Penny Corke ; photography, Roger Deakins.
Participant or Performer Note:
Narrator and interviewer, Sidia Jatta.
Summary, etc.:
Focuses on the professional musicians of the West African Savannah and in particular on the Mandinka music of the Gambia.
Language Note:
In Mandinka and English with English subtitles.
Subject: Music > Gambia.
Music > Africa.
Documentary films > Africa.
Gambia > Social life and customs.

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