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Marvin Lipofsky papers, 1954-2018. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Madagascar. Oay Lalay e ; chant malgache (girl's chorus, African-type harp acc.) -- Ireland. Medley of reels [on] Drowsy Maggie, Scottish Mary, Flogging reel (Patrick J. Toohey, Uileann pipes) -- Georgia, Caucasian. Greek Orthodox Church choir -- Greece. Shepherd clarinet-like pipes, kanun acc. -- Japan. Gagaku: Imperial sho koto chant (male singers accompanied by the koto and sho) -- Nigeria, Yoruba tribe. Choral "singing" conversation, with signal drums -- India. Sanai gath, raga kaphi, classical (sanai, tabla, and baya drums, drone) Bombay orchestra (including esrai and jalatarang) -- France, Pyrenees. Dance tune (musette, with accordion acc.)
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