World of Man, Vol. 1: His Work

World of Man, Vol. 1: His Work

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Produced by famed folklorist and anthropologist Harold Courlander , this first volume of the World of Man series is selected from recordings captured from Brazil to Scotland and various points in between. It relates the “story, music and natural sounds of people at work…their animal calls and hunting cries, their timbering, weaving, digging, stonecutting and housebuilding songs.”

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Producido por el famoso folclorista y antropólogo Harold Courlander, este primer volumen de la serie World of Man es seleccionado de grabaciones captadas desde Brasil a Escocia y varios puntos localizados entre ellos.

Se refiere a la ”historia, la música y los sonidos naturales de las personas en el trabajo ... sus llamadas a los animales y los gritos de caza, el tejido, la excavación, la cantería y las canciones de construcción de viviendas.“

Year Released 1956
Record Label Folkways Records
Source Archive Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
Copyright 2004 Smithsonian Folkways Recordings / 1956 Folkways Records
Genre(s) World History
Country(s) Brazil; Cameroon; Canada; Gabon; Haiti; Honduras; Japan; Liberia; Norway; Philippines; Scotland; United States
Subject(s) Verbal arts; Work songs; World music anthologies
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101 Hunting Calls and Animal Cries, Cattle Calls n/a 6:13
102 Brush and Timber Clearing, Lumbering, Housebuilding, Stonecutting n/a 6:42
201 Celebrating the New House, Silversmithing, Spinning, Cloth Shrinking n/a 5:24
202 Roadbuilding, River Transport, Corn Grinding n/a 4:29
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