Bedouin Music of Southern Sinai

Bedouin Music of Southern Sinai

produced by Amnon Shiloah (Folkways Records, 1978), 47 mins

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Field of Interest
World Music

When this recording was made, the Bedouin of Southern Sinai were striving to maintain their semi-nomadic ways of life in a changing world. This selection provides a valuable record of and insight into their repertory of archaic poetry, songs and dances, as well as more popular tunes.

Content Type
Music recording
47 mins
Sub Genre
Folk Song
Folkways Records
Amnon Shiloah
Release Date
World Music, Music & Performing Arts, Africa, África, Egypt
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