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Paul Bowles Moroccan music collection

Paul Bowles

Paul Bowles Moroccan music collection

by Paul Bowles

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Islamic music,
  • Berbers,
  • Dance music,
  • Dance,
  • Sephardim,
  • Arabs,
  • Field recordings,
  • Arabic Songs,
  • Ethnomusicological collections,
  • Musical instruments,
  • Music,
  • Sword-dance,
  • Clothing

  • About the Edition

    An ethnographic field collection of sound recordings, photographs, and accompanying documentation of Moroccan folk, popular, and art music. The collection includes recordings Paul Bowles made in 1959 during a four-month field project sponsored by the Library of Congress with a grant from the Rockefeller Foundation as well as additional field recordings that he made between 1960-62. Bowles captured vocal and instrumental music of various tribes and other indigenous populations at 23 locations throughout the country. The collection includes dance music, secular music, music for Ramadan and other Islamic rites, and music for animistic rituals. Berber and Arab music predominates, and Sephardic liturgical music and folk songs are included. Dance was often integral to the music events. Field notes and correspondence describe the recording events (including dance) and circumstances of the project.

    Edition Notes

    Other titlesMusic of Morocco.
    Statementcollected by Paul Bowles for the Library of Congress
    ContributionsArchive of Folk Song (U.S.)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1.25 linear ft. 2 sound discs : 70 sound tape reels (ca. 70 hrs.) : 18 photographic prints :
    Number of Pages70
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25169125M
    LC Control Number2004695190

    Full Description: "For the past forty years, Paul Bowles has answered questions about the autobiographical references in his novels (The Sheltering Sky, Let It Come Down, The Spider's House, and Up Above the World) and about his work as a composer in New York, all the time insisting, "I don't want anyone to know about me." In these more than twenty interviews dating . Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Music of Morocco: Recorded by Paul Bowles, * by Paul Bowles (Composer) (CD, Apr, 4 Discs, Dust-to-Digital) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products!5/5(1).

    3 Aug - Explore maureen's board "Paul Bowles and Jane Bowles", which is followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Morocco, Tangier morocco and Tangier pins. Paul Frederic Bowles (Decem – Novem ) was an American expatriate composer, author, and ing a cultured middle-class upbringing in New York City, during which he displayed a talent for music and writing, Bowles pursued his education at the University of Virginia before making various trips to Paris in the s.. He studied music with .

    His Majesty King Mohammed VI. Paul Bowles Library of Congress. Moroccan Music Collection. Tangier American Legation. Institute for Moroccan Studies - - - - - - It was the only way I could think of to get the opus of Morocco's traditional music, recorded in by Paul Bowles and digitized by TALIM in , into the hands of King Mohammed VI: have a leather presentation . page book with 4 CDs + streaming / download code#From July to December , Paul Bowles crisscrossed Morocco making recordings of traditional music under the auspices of the Library of Congress. Although the trip occupied less than six months in a long and busy career, it was the culmination of Bowles’s longstanding interest in North African music. The resulting collection .


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Paul Bowles Moroccan music collection by Paul Bowles Download PDF EPUB FB2

This collection consists of audio recordings, photographs, and accompanying documentation of Moroccan folk, popular, and art music collected by writer/composer Paul Bowles (). The collection includes recordings Bowles made in during a four- month field project sponsored by the Library of Congress with a grant from the Rockefeller.

From July to DecemberPaul Bowles crisscrossed Morocco making recordings of traditional music under the auspices of the Library of Congress. Although the trip occupied less than six months in a long and busy career, it was the culmination of Bowles's longstanding interest in North African music/5(25).

Set in Fez, Morocco, during that country's nationalist uprising, The Spider's House is perhaps Paul Bowles's most beautifully subtle novel, richly descriptive of its setting and uncompromising in its characterizations. Exploring once again the dilemma of the outsider in an alien society, and the gap in understanding between cultures—recurrent themes of Paul.

Paul Bowles, who has died a found inspiration from a long association with Morocco and her peoples. His semi-autobiographical novel, The Author: Gary Pulsifer. Paul Bowles' Morocco. Written inthis travel article, 'Journey Though Morocco', describes Bowles' travels beginning in Tangier, continuing on to Chefchhaouen, Marrakech, Tiznit, Tafraout, Taroudant and other areas in the south of Morocco to record Moroccan music for.

Bowles’s recordings of traditional Moroccan music may provide a more complete portrait of the author and his adopted home than anything he ever wrote. Paul Bowles Literary Works and Bibliography (Part One): Published Books, Early Works, Novels, Poems, Short Stories, Autobiography,Ttranslations,Ttravel Writings, Essays, Articles by Paul Bowles; Letters and Correspondence of Paul (and Jane) Bowles.

This four-disc set of field recordings by expatriate writer, composer, and translator Paul Bowles is no exception. Inthe Library of Congress issued a double LP from Bowles' landmark journey across most regions of Morocco, recording professional and amateur musicians : $   About the Book "It's an easy enough job if one has something to say," Paul Bowles remarked in a letter to his mother about his first foray into music criticism.

And Paul Bowles, indeed, had plenty to say about music. Though known chiefly as a writer of novels and stories, Paul Bowles () thought of himself first and foremost as a composer.

page book with 4 CDs + streaming / download code From July to DecemberPaul Bowles crisscrossed Morocco making recordings of traditional music under the auspices of the Library of Congress.

Although the trip occupied less than six months in a long and busy career, it was the culmination of Bowles’s longstanding interest in North African music. The resulting collection. From July to DecemberPaul Bowles crisscrossed Morocco making recordings of traditional music under the auspices of the Library of Congress.

Although the trip occupied less than six months in a long and busy career, it was the culmination of Bowles's longstanding interest in North African music.

Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for Music of Morocco: Recorded by Paul Bowles, - Paul Bowles on AllMusic - - SinceAtlanta's Dust-To-Digital has stayed 10/ Stunning silkscreened fabric box, with morrocan geometric patterns. C.D. sleeves with Paul Bowles original map printed across 4 Discs.

The accompanying booklet with notes from Paul Bowles on each track. It is wonderful. The music covers a journey Paul Bowles made to record native North African music from the High Atlas mountains down to the coast/5(22).

From William Burroughs’s Naked Lunch to Paul Bowles’s translations of Moroccan authors, here are the best novels set in the city Christine Mangan Wed 28 Mar EDT Last modified on Wed. Unless otherwise noted, all information presented in the descriptions and in the texts of the videos comes from the information provided by Paul Bowles, or from supplementary materials from the Paul Bowles Moroccan Music Collection of the American Folklife Center.

The collection uses the names and spellings used by Bowles for people, places. Paul Bowles, photographed for Vogue, Tangier, Morocco, In the mids, I used to lead literary walking tours of “Paul Bowles’s Tangier” for friends or literary pilgrims visiting from the US.

We would meet at Madame Porte, the famed tearoom downtown, where Jane Bowles and Tennessee Williams spent many a rainy afternoon writing in   This 4-disc box set, curated by legendary Beat Generation composer and writer Paul Bowles, offers an eye-opening and immersive introduction to Moroccan music/   Stunning silkscreened fabric box, with morrocan geometric patterns.

C.D. sleeves with Paul Bowles original map printed across 4 Discs. The accompanying booklet with notes from Paul Bowles on each track. It is wonderful. The music covers a journey Paul Bowles made to record native North African music from the High Atlas mountains down to the coast.5/5(4).

Paul Bowles was an American writer, music composer, poet, translator and novelist who produced a staggering body of work in a career that spanned over many decades.

He was born in New York and had a comfortable childhood; however Bowles’ relationship with his father soured over time due to his father’s overbearing nature. Lalla bouya sound recording | Music of the Beni Ouriaghel tribe. (Statement Of Responsibility). Music of the Beni Ouriaghel tribe August December, (Date).

Sound Recording (Form). Contributor: Bowles, Paul - Unidentified. My post on the film Performance, in which I mentioned Paul Bowles (– wiki here, website here), reminded me to explore his work on the musics of Morocco.

Bowles's involvement with Moroccan music features rather intermittently in his story. Instead, accounts of both his early years and his later life after settling in Tangier from I can say that Paul Bowles is one of my favorite writers and now having read Travels: Collected Writings (), I have finished reading all of his available writings.

This collection is mostly made up of pieces that were, collected earlier in Their Heads Are Green and Their Hands Are Blue ()/5.Now, “Music Of Morocco From the Library of Congress: Recorded By Paul Bowles, ” is a finalist for a Grammy Award in the category of Best Historical Album.

The competition is stiff – including yet another volume of Bob Dylan bootlegs and some unreleased live concerts by Vladimir Horowitz – but this project surely merits strong.