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Title The Mantaro Valley.

Publication Info. Washington, D.C. : Smithsonian/Folkways, 1995.


Location Call No. Status
 West Hartford, Noah Webster Library - Media Room  COMPACT DISC Q PERU MV    DUE 10-24-22
Description 1 audio disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in..
Series Traditional music of Peru ; 2
Traditional music of Peru ; 2.
Note Smithsonian/Folkways: SF 40467 (on container: SF CD 40467).
Work, funeral, and ritual songs and traditional dance music from Peru's Mantaro Valley.
Performer Sung and played by native musicians.
Event Field recordings made in 1985.
Note "Produced in collaboration with the Archives of Traditional Andean Music"--Container.
"Previously released in Peru by the Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú in 1985"--Container.
"Series compiled and edited by Raúl R. Romero"--Container.
Program notes in English and English translations of portions of the songs (20 p. : ill.) inserted in container.
Contents Music for agricultural labor: Pasacalle (for potato-growing) ; Cebada en pampa (for reaping barley) ; Quillaway (for threshing wheat or barley at night) -- Music for building houses: Song of the pirkansa -- Funeral song: Funerary response -- Music for marking cattle: Paseo ; Luci-luci ; Coca kintu ; Tangra of the cow -- Music for marking sheep and goats: Ram's brand -- Traditional dances: The Auquines ; The Huaylijía ; The Corcovados ; The Chacranegro ; The Pachahuara ; Marqueño Carnival ; The Jija ; The Shapis ; The Chonguinada ; The Tunantada ; Huaylas.
Language Songs sung in Quechua.
Note GMD: sound recording.
Subject Folk songs, Quechua -- Peru -- Mantaro River Valley.
Indians of South America -- Peru -- Music.
Local Subject Indigenous peoples -- South America -- Peru -- Music.
Subject Folk music -- Peru -- Mantaro River Valley.
Folk dance music -- Peru -- Mantaro River Valley.
Added Author Romero, Raúl R.
Archivo de Música Tradicional Andina.
Standard No. 9307404672
Music No. SF 40467 Smithsonian/Folkways
SF CD 40467 Smithsonian/Folkways
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