Japan, Hokkaido Island, Ainus, ca. 1957

Author/Composer,etc
Kondō, Kyōjirō, 1913- ol
Title
[Japan, Hokkaido Island, Ainus, ca. 1957] [sound recording] / collected by Kyōjirō Kondō.
Format
Musical Recording
Sound Recording
Physical description
1 sound tape reel : analog, 7 1/2 ips, half track, mono. ; 7 in.
Performer
Various native performers.
Recording info
Recorded by Kondō ca. 1957 at various locations on Hokkaido Island, Japan.
Notes
Ainu songs.
Accompanied by notes in English, transcriptions, texts in English and Japanese, and Japanese newspaper clippings discussing the genres performed.
Deposited at the Archives of Traditional Music by W.A. Murphy in 1959 under option 3 (default).
Local note
EC 98; ATL 10266 (old)
Contents
Introduction by Dr. William Murphy -- Prayer to god bear as sacrifice -- Hero narrative song of a boy's life -- Hero narrative song of goddess -- First Ainu man on earth (religious) -- Drinking song ; Dead bear celebration -- Song of celebration ; Arrival of a god -- Whale song -- Song of bear festival -- Hawk dance song -- The good sister song -- Mother sings to lonely child -- Song of beauty and love.
Subject
Ainu--Music.
Ainu--Rites and ceremonies--Japan.
Folk songs, Ainu--Japan.
Folk music--Japan.
Children's songs--Japan.
Lullabies, Ainu--Japan.
Whalers (Persons)--Japan--Songs and music.
Prayers.
Drinking songs--Japan.
Local subject
Epic songs, Ainu--Japan.
AB06.
Related name
Indiana University, Bloomington. Archives of Traditional Music.

Holdings

Library
Blmgtn - Archives of Traditional Music
Call Number
59-022-F ATL 19834
Location
Stacks
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Library
Blmgtn - Archives of Traditional Music
Call Number
ATL 19834
Location
Stacks
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