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The Belgian Congo Records Of The Denis-Roosevelt ExpeditionPrimitive African Music

Label:Commodore – DL 30,005
Format:
Vinyl, LP, Album, Mono
Country:US
Released:
Genre:Folk, World, & Country
Style:African

Tracklist

A1Choral Songs Of The Manbetu
A2Choral Songs Of The Bariba
A3Babere Dance Karumi's Dance
A4Xylophone At Lubero
A5Mambuti Pigmy Music
A6Batwa Pigmy Dances
B1Royal Watusi Drums
B2Royal Watusi Drums
B3Royal Watusi Drums
B4Bahutu Chant And Dances
B5Circumcision Rituals
B6Circumcision Rituals
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Credits

Notes

Primitive African Music.Stirring rhythms and unusual melodic tunes as played and sung by the people of the great Equatorial forest.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Runout stamped (etched 1 ..C1) A side): FL 65A AudioMatrix 1-26-C1 A
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout stamped (etched 1 ..G1) B side): FL 66A AudioMatrix 1-27-G1 A

Other Versions (5 of 12)

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Title (Format)LabelCat#CountryYear
New Submission
The Belgian Congo Records (6×Shellac, 10", 78 RPM, Album)Reeves Sound StudiosnoneUS1937
New Submission
The Belgian Congo Records (6×Shellac, 10", 78 RPM, Album)Reeves Sound StudiosnoneUS1937
Dark Rapture Belgian Congo Records (6×Shellac, 10", 78 RPM, Album, Reissue)Reeves Sound StudiosnoneUS1938
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Primitive Music Of Africa (LP, Mono)Mainstream Records56021US1964
Recently Edited
Primitive Music Of Africa (LP, Stereo)Mainstream RecordsS/6021US1964

Reviews

  • huaj's avatar
    huaj
    japanese press catalogue number is GXH1043. pressed in 1977 by KING RECORD CO LTD TOKYO, JAPAN
    • Arizur's avatar
      Arizur
      Recorded in the Mid 30'! (Taken from Shellac) A very impressing Exemple from a Time, the Musical-Traditions of the Congo was still intact! There still full of magic conscious and playing in full trance! Amazing! (I have a licensed Japanese Version of this Record, made by London Records 1977)

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