Indian Music in the Southwest

By: McAllester, David P.

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16 pages; 8vo (8.75") 22 cm; Green softcover, fold-and-staple binding, 16 pages plus covers, 4 b/w illustrations reproduced from paintings by Native Americans, including front cover. ; Copyright 1961. This is 2nd printing, 1967. Essay discussing Pueblo, Apache, and Navajo traditional music and singing, including performance style, pitch, rhythm, instruments, etc. Give lyrics of four songs, in English translation. No tunes. ; Item laid in: 8-page supplement, Music of the Pueblos, Apache and Navaho, by David P. McAllester and Donald N. Brown, 1962, with small map, b/w photos of two instruments, and notes to several recordings, with lyrics in english translation. ; No defects. Scarce with supplement.

Title: Indian Music in the Southwest

Author Name: McAllester, David P.

Categories: Music,

Edition: Second Printing

Publisher: Taylor Museum: 1967

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Seller ID: 20225

Keywords: Anthropology ; Native Americans ; Folk Songs ; Ethnomusicology ; Ephemera ; Pueblo Indians ; Apaches ; Navajo ; Navaho ;,