Velikkala Pattu- Mari Theyyam - Kerala

Velikkala Pattu- Mari Theyyam - Kerala

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Abstract / Summary
Mari Theyyam instrumental music on Chenda, Cymbals ensemble. It has an announcement about the item. Crowd noise is audible.
Field of Interest
World Music
Copyright Message
Material sourced from the Nazir Ali Jairazbhoy and Amy Catlin-Jairazbhoy Collection, Archive and Research Center for Ethnomusicology. Copyright © Amy Catlin-Jairazbhoy.
Content Type
Music recording
18 mins
Anthropologist / Ethnographer
Nazir Ali Jairazbhoy, 1927-2009, Amy Catlin, fl. 1982-2017
Warning: Contains explicit content
Sub Genre
Instrumental, Ritual
Date Recorded
Series Number
N84-1. Eighteen-week fieldtrip to India (including last five days in Pakistan) to 1) carry out Bake 1938-9 restudy; 2) participate in the audio seminars at the National Centre for the Performing Arts; 3) install the computer retrieval system in the ARCE. The Bake restudy was undertaken with the collaboration of the ARCE staff and Dr. Amy Catlin (who also instructed the staff in the operation of the retrieval system). Recordings were made in Maharashtra, Karnataka, Tamilnadu and Kerala. The following formats were used: Audio—digital PCM (3+ hours), analog audio cassette, Sony TC D5M and WM D6 (about 42 hours). Diary, datasheets, video and audio logs and miscellaneous notes., 1:249:84
World Music, Anthropology, Music & Performing Arts, Social Sciences, South Asia: Indian Subcontinent, Cultural anthropology

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