Bawa

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Overview

Title
Bawa
Series
James Koetting Ghana Field Recordings Collection
Contributors
Dagarti Xylophone Ensemble (performer)
Joseph (performer)
Date Created
1974
Abstract
This is a continuation of a performance by a Dagarti group in Accra from June 1974 that is documented on audio reels 016 and 017. Koetting describes the context of the performance on pages 32 and 33 of his Recording Log.
Notes
Instrumentation: xylophone (2 players), small flute (3 inches), drum (sticks), leg rattles, voices (many), frikyiwa, hand clapping
Place of recording: Nima (Accra)
Performance history: performance demonstration
Tape location: Reel 015, Track 02
Extent
1 mp3 (10:56)

Citation

"Bawa" (1974). James Koetting Ghana Field Recordings Collection. Brown Digital Repository. Brown University Library. https://repository.library.brown.edu/studio/item/bdr:146269/

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