Five women’s songs from village Rajasthan

Content description Contents:

1) Rajput wedding song (recorded 16 April 1980)
2) Pilgrimage song, sung by a mixed-caste group from Rajasthan
aboard a bus in Bihar (29 September 1980)
3) Rajput women’s song, recorded at celebration of sun worship
after birth of son (20 September 1979);
4) and 5) Rajput songs of the New Mother Queen, recorded 17 September 1979 outside the room of mother and newborn.
Object Type PhysicalObject
Medium 1/4 inch audio tape
Contributor Gold, Ann Grodzins (compiler); Unnamed female singers (singer)
Notes Master was dubbed from C-90 cassettes Gold lent to the LLA; JJT, rec. eng., 11/23/82. Song No. 5 was edited for continuity.
Discourse Type Singing
Linguistic Data Type Field Recording
Creation Date 1982-11-23

Belongs to these collections

Collection Title Languages Locations Contributor
Field recordings from Rajasthan (A.G. Gold, 1979-80) Rajasthani India, Bihar