Reel AWM 15072 (14 reels)
Contains 1 Collection or Record:
Miscellaneous Ethiopian music from the recordings collection of Radio Voice of the Gospel (RVOG), Addis Ababa, received by Kay Kaufman Shelemay in 1975.
Scope and Contents: The Collection consists of 83 reel-to-reel tapes, plus logbooks, interview notes and/or contents lists for most items. Represented primarily is the Orthodox Christian liturgy recorded by Professor Shelemay at church services or as comprehensive sung examples of the liturgical cycle presented in the context of interviews. Recordings once held by Radio Voice of the Gospel (RVOG) in Addis Ababa, containing secular works of folkloric, orchestral, theatrical, and vocal traditions, as well as Prof....