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Current Discography, Vol. 44, No. 1 (Winter 2000)
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Compiled by Laurel Sercombe (University of Washington)

General | Africa | Americas | Asia and Oceania | Europe

General

Dancing with the Dead: The Music of Global Death Rites. cp1998. Ellipsis Arts 4200. (Musical Expeditions.) One compact disc. Notes in bound book. Numerous performers.

The Gypsy Road: A Musical Migration from India to Spain. cp1999. Alula Records ALU 1013. One compact disc. Numerous performers from Spain, Turkey, Russia, and Eastern and Central Europe.

International Harp Festival, Volume 1. cp1996. EarthBeat! R2 72496. (The Art of Harp.) One compact disc. Produced by Uwe Kranner. Compiled and annotated by Rudiger Oppermann. Recorded at festivals 1990-1996. Numerous performers.

International Harp Festival, Volume 2. cp1997. Shamrock Records 1044-2. (The Art of Harp.) One compact disc. Produced by Uwe Kranner and Rudiger Oppermann. Compiled and annotated by Oppermann. Numerous performers.

Africa

Africa: Music from Rwanda. cp1999. Rounder CD 5106. (Anthology of World Music.) One compact disc. Notes (17 pp.) by Denyse Hiernaux-L'Hoest Recorded 1954-1955 by the Research Missions of the Institute for Scientific Research in Central Africa (IRSA C). Originally issued as part of UNESCO Collection. Music of the Tutsi, Hutu, and Twa people.

Al-Qahirah: Classical Music of Cairo, Egypt. cp1998. Celestial Harmonies 13140-2. (The Music of Islam: Volume 1.) One compact disc. Produced by David Parsons. Performers: Mamdouh El Gbaly/'ud; Mostafa Abd El Khalek/qanun; Mohammed Foda/nay; other musicians.

The Arthur S. Alberts Collection: More Tribal, Folk, and Café Music of West Africa. cp1998. Rykodisc RCD 10401. (The Endangered Music Project.) One compact disc. Produced by Mickey Hart and Alan Jabbour. Notes (20 pp.) by Christopher A. Wate rman and Kenneth Bilby. Compiled from field recordings made in the 1940s-50s and located in the Archive of Folk Culture, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress. Numerous performers.

At the Court of the Mwami, Ruanda, 1952 Historical Recordings. cp1998. Stichting Sharp Wood SWP 007/HT 01. (Music As an Endangered Species.) One compact disc. Produced by Michael Baird. Recorded by Hugh Tracey. Notes (20 pp.) by Michael Baird. Selections from the Hugh Tracey collection, International Library of African Music. Music of the Tutsi, Hutu, and Twa people.

Dioubate, Oumou. Wambara. cp1999. Stern's Africa STCD 1086. One compact disc. Notes and song texts included. Popular music from Guinea.

Halimba and Halumbu Songs, Northern Rhodesia, 1952 and 1957: Zambia Historical Recordings. cp1998. Stichting Sharp Wood SWP 010/HT 04. (Music As an Endangered Species.) One compact disc. Produced by Michael Baird. Recorded by Hugh Tracey. Notes (2 0 pp.) by Michael Baird. Selections from the Hugh Tracey collection, International Library of African Music. Music of the Lala, Tsonga, Lozi, Mbunda, Bemba, and Lunda people.

Hamza El Din. A Wish. cp1999. Sounds True STA M110D. One compact disc. Performers: Hamza El Din/oud, tar, riq, doumbek, handclaps, and vocals; other musicians.

Hamza El Din. Escalay (The Water Wheel): Oud Music from Nubia. cp1998. (Explorer Series.) One compact disc. Notes by Elizabeth Warnock Fernea. Recorded by Daniel C. Grinstead. Originally issued in 1971 as Nonesuch H-72041.

Kabaka's Oriental Brothers International. Do Better If You Can: Onye Ikekwere Mekeya. cp1995. Original Music OMCD 034. One compact disc. Notes by John Storm Roberts. Ibo highlife from Nigeria.

Kerestina: Guitar Songs of Southern Mozambique. cp1995. Original Music OMCD 030. One compact disc. Recorded in the 1950s by Hugh Tracey. Notes in English and French. Includes some previously issued recordings. Numerous performers.

Kouyate, Morikeba. Music of Senegal. cp1997. Traditional Crossroads CD 4285. One compact disc. Praise songs, epic narratives, and original compositions. Performers: Morikeba Kouyate/kora and vocals; other musicians.

Money No Be Sand: Afro-lypso, Pidgin Highlife, Afro-rock, Afro-soul. cp1995. Original Music OMCD 031. One compact disc. Contains previously issued recordings from 1960s of Nigerian and Ghanaian bands.

Music of Islam and Sufism in Morocco. cp1999. Rounder CD 5145. (Anthology of World Music.) One compact disc. Recording and notes (17 pp.) by Philip D. Schuyler. Originally issued as part of UNESCO Collection. Numerous performers.

On the Edge of the Ituri Forest, Northeastern Belgian Congo: 1952 Historical Recordings. cp1998. Stichting Sharp Wood SWP 0009/HT 03. (Music As an Endangered Species.) One compact disc. Produced by Michael Baird. Recorded by Hugh Tracey. Notes (20 pp.) by Michael Baird. Selections from the Hugh Tracey collection, International Library of African Music. Music of the Budu, Mbuti, Nande, and Bira people.

Royal Court Music from Uganda: 1950 and 1952 Historical Recordings. cp1998. Stichting Sharp Wood SWP 008/HT 02. (Music As an Endangered Species.) One compact disc. Produced by Michael Baird. Recorded by Hugh Tracey. Notes (20 pp.) by Andrew Tracey . Selections from the Hugh Tracey collection, International Library of African Music. Music of the Ganda, Nyoro, and Ankole people.

Telephone Lobi: Telephone Lover. cp1995. Original Music OMCD 033. One compact disc. Notes by John Storm Roberts. Ghanaian highlife recorded in the 1950s-70s. Numerous performers.

Tribal, Folk, and Café Music of West Africa: A Definitive Collection. cp1996. [no publisher] One sound cassette. Recorded in 1949 by Arthur S. Alberts. Notes and partial texts (20 pp.) included. Originally issued on 78 rpm record in 1950. N umerous performers.

Tunisia and North Africa Musical Arabesque: An Andalusian Pilgrimage. cp1998. Multicultural Media MCM 3017. (Music of the Earth.) One compact disc. Notes (16 pp.) by Nobuo Mizuno in English. Music of Tunisia, Morocco, and Algeria. Numerous perform ers.

Americas

Boggs, Dock. Dock Boggs: His Folkway Years, 1963-1968. cp1998. Smithsonian Folkways SFW 40108. Two compact discs. Notes (34 pp.) by Mike Seeger and Barry O'Connell. Originally issued on Folkways 2351 (1963), 2392 (1965), and 3903 (1970). Performer s: Dock Boggs/vocals, banjo; Mike Seeger/guitar.

Cubanismo! Reencarnacion. cp1998. Hannibal HNCD 1429. One compact disc. Notes in English and Spanish. Cuban dance music. Performers: Cubanismo! (ensemble): Jesus Alemany/musical director, trumpet, percussion; Ignacio "Nachito" Herrera/piano; Adal berto Lara/trumpet; other musicians.

Ecuador and Colombia Marimba Masters and Sacred Songs: The Afro-Descendent Musicians of the Pacific Coastal Region. cp1998. Multicultural Media MCM 3015. (Music of the Earth.) One compact disc. Recording and notes (12 pp.) by Sacha Mirzoeff. Perfor mers: Tierra Caliente; Voz de Nino Dios; Grupo Folclorico Alcadia Municipal de Buenaventura.

Kiowa: Traditional Kiowa Songs. cp1998. Canyon CR 6145. (Vintage Collection: Volume 14.) One compact disc. Includes some material previously issued on Canyon CR 6148. Contents: gourd dance songs, horse stealing songs, war dance songs, ruffle danc e song, and "49" dance songs. Performers: Kiowa Dance Group Singers.

Music of Peru: The 1960s, From the Mountains to the Sea. cp1996. Arhoolie CD-400. One compact disc. Reissue produced by Chris Strachwitz. Notes by John Cohen and texts translated by Leticia Del Toro in English and Spanish. Recorded in the 1950s-70s and originally issued on Discos Smith. Numerous performers.

Peyote Ceremonial Songs. cp1998. Canyon CR 6054. (Vintage Collection: Volume 12.) One compact disc. Includes some previously issued material. Numerous performers.

Los Pleneros de la 21. Puerto Rico Tropical. cp1997. Latitudes (Music of the World) LAT 50608. One compact disc. Performers: Los Pleneros de la 21; El Quinteto Criollo.

Los Pleneros de la 21. Somos Boricuas/We Are Puerto Rican: Bomba y Plena en Nueva York. cp1996. Henry Street Records HSR 0003. One compact disc. Produced by Peter K. Siegel. Performers: Los Pleneros de la 21.

Pow Wow!: Southern Style Pow-Wow Songs. cp1998. Canyon CR 6088. (Vintage Collection: Volume 13.) One compact disc. Reissue of material recorded in 1971. Performers: John Knifechief (Pawnee)/vocals and leader; group of singers.

Prison Songs, Volume 2: Don'tcha Hear Poor Mother Calling? cp1997. Rounder CD 1715. (The Alan Lomax Collection.) One compact disc. Recording and notes (38 pp.) by Alan Lomax. Recorded at Parchman Farm 1947-1948. Numerous performers.

Southern Banjo Sounds. cp1998. Smithsonian Folkways SFW 40107. One compact disc. Recording and notes (23 pp.) by Mike Seeger. Performer: Mike Seeger/vocals, banjo.

Tarkeada en el Altiplano: Music from Peru. cp1998. Mariposa MPCD 3008. (Treasures of Indio Music: Volume 1.) One compact disc. Performers: Inka Kena; Grupo Nuevo Amanecer Titihue.

Traditional Lakota Songs. cp1998. Canyon CR 6150. (Vintage Collection: Volume 15.) One compact disc. Includes some previously issued material. Contents: Honor song, war songs, old Omaha dance song, love songs, and rabbit songs. Performers: Willi am Horncloud and Chief Charles Red Cloud/vocals.

Traditional Voices: Historic Recordings of Traditional Native American Music. cp1998. Canyon CR 7053. (Vintage Collection: Volume 20.) One compact disc. Includes previously issued material. Numerous performers.

Asia and Oceania

The Art of the Khen/L'art du khen: Orgue a bouche/Mouth Organ. cp1997. Arion ARN 60367. One compact disc. Notes in English and French. Hmong and Thai mouth organ music.

China: Time to Listen. cp1998. Ellipsis Arts 3D 3590 (3591-3593). Three compact discs. Produced by Josef Bomback. Notes (56 pp.) by Bomback, Elyn MacInnis, and others. Compilation of folk and classical music of China, including traditions of ethnic minorities.

Crème de la Crème of Indian Music: Glimpses of the Great Masters. cp1998. Chhanda Dhara SNCD 70698. One compact disc. Produced by Shefali Nag. "A Sampler." Performers include Bismillah Khan, Ravi Shankar, Bhimsen Joshi, Alla Rakha, Za kir Hussain, and others.

Kalimantan: Dayak Ritual and Festival Music. cp1998. Smithsonian Folkways SFW CD 40444. (Music of Indonesia: Volume 17.) One compact disc. Recorded, compiled, and annotated by Philip Yampolsky. Music of the Dayak people of Kalimantan, the Indonesi an areas of Borneo.

Land of the Sufis. cp1999. Shanachie 66017. One compact disc. Produced by Peter Pannke. Numerous performers.

Mandolin Dreams: Indian Mandolin and Tabla. cp1996. Latitudes (Music of the World) LT 50605. One compact disc. Performers: Snehasish Mozumder/mandolin; Subhem Chatterjee/tabla.

Memories of Herat: Instrumental Music of Afghanistan. cp1996. Latitudes (Music of the World) LT 50602. One compact disc. Notes by John Baily. Recorded in New York. Performers: Aziz Herawi/dutar, rubab; Siar Ahmad Hazeq/tabla; Omar Herawi/zirbaghal i; other musicians.

Music from the Southeast: Sumbawa, Sumba, Timor. cp1998. Smithsonian Folkways SFW CD 40443. (Music of Indonesia: Volume 16.) One compact disc. Recorded, compiled, and annotated by Philip Yampolsky. Music from the islands of Sumbawa, Sumba, and Tim or in the Indonesian archipelago.

Music from Vietnam. cp1991. Caprice CAP 21406. One compact disc. Notes (15 pp.) by Nguyen Thuy Loan and Sten Sandahl. Performers: Phong Lan (ensemble); Quy Bon/vocals; other musicians.

Music from Vietnam 2: The City of Hue. cp1995. Caprice CAP 21463. One compact disc. Numerous performers.

Music from Vietnam 3: Ethnic Minorities. cp1995. Caprice CAP 21479. One compact disc. Notes and texts (22 pp.) in English by Sten Sandahl. Music of the Mu'o'ng, E-de (Rhade), Hmong, and Nung (Tay Nung).

The Music of Tibetan Buddhism. cp1999. Rounder CD 5129/30/31. (Anthology of World Music.) Two compact discs. Notes by Peter Crossley-Holland. Originally issued as part of the UNESCO Collection. Performers: members of the Nyingmapa, Kagyupa, Sakyap a, and Gelugpa sects.

The Music of Vietnam. cp1999. Rounder CD 5140/41. (Anthology of World Music.) Two compact discs. Notes by Tran Van Khe and Nguyen Huu B. Originally issued as part of the UNESCO Collection. Music of central Vietnam (Hue) and south Vietnam. Numerous performers.

Musical Transfiguration: A Journey Across Vietnamese Soundscapes. cp1993. Move Records MD 3128. One compact disc. Notes and song texts in English. Performers: Le Tuan Hung/dan tranh, drums, bells, sanh, vocals; Le Thi Kim/dan tranh, sinh tien, voca ls.

Musics of Hawaii: It All Comes from the Heart. cp1994. State Foundation on Culture and the Arts (Hawaii), Folk Art Program. Five sound cassettes. Notes (152 pp.) in bound book. Includes chant and religious music, songs, East Asian music in Hawaii, p lantation music, and North American and European music in Hawaii. Numerous performers.

Night Club Hula Hawaiian Style. cp1995. Hana Ola HOCD 23000. (Vintage Hawaiian Treasures: Volume 65.) One compact disc. Includes vocal music, in English and Hawaiian, and instrumental music. Originally issued 1944-50 by Bell Records. Numerous perf ormers.

Orgues-a-bouche: Rituels des Murung/Ritual Mouth-Organs of the Murung (Bangladesh). cp1998. Maison des Cultures du Monde W 260084. (Inedit.) One compact disc. Notes (13 pp.) by Francoise Grund and Pierre Bois in English and French. Numerous perform ers.

The Rough Guide to Australian Aboriginal Music. cp1999. World Music Network RGNET 1026 CD. One compact disc. Compiled by Phil Stanton. Numerous performers.

The Rough Guide to the Music of India and Pakistan. cp1996. World Music Network RGNET 1008 CD. One compact disc. Compiled by Phil Stanton. Numerous performers.

Shankar, Ravi. Live: Ravi Shankar at the Monterey International Pop Festival. cp1998. Angel 7243 5 66919 2 6. (The Ravi Shankar Collection.) One compact disc. Recorded in 1967 and originally issued on World Pacific WPS 21442.

Sumatra: Musiques des Batak. cp1995. Maison des Cultures du Monde W 260061. (Inedit.) One compact disc. Music of the Batak people of Sumatra. Numerous performers.

Sur Sudha. Festivals of Nepal. cp1999. Domo Records 72438-47080-2-3. One compact disc. Performers: Sur Sudha (ensemble): Prem Rana Autari/flute; Bijaya Vaidya/sitar; Surendra Shrestha/tabla.

Syria: Takasim and Sufi Chants from Damaskus. cp1994. WDR 56.985. (World Network: Volume 27.) One compact disc. Notes in English, French, and German. Performers: Hamza Shakkur/vocals; Ensemble al-Kindi.

Taqsim: Instrumental Improvisation in Near Eastern Traditions. cp1991. [no publisher] One sound cassette. Recordings and notes by Esther Warkov in English, Arabic, and Hebrew. Published by Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jewish Music Research Centre, and the National Sound Archives at the Jewish National and University Library. Performers: Simon Shaheen/'ud; Albert Elias/nay; Abraham Salman/qanun; Taisir Elias/violin.

Tibet: Monks of the Sera Je Monastery: Ritual Music and Chants of the Gelug Tradition. 1998. Amiata Records ARNR 0598. One compact disc. Notes and texts (95 pp.) in English and Italian; photos by Fosco Maraini. Recorded in 1997 in Karnataka, India.

Tibetan Song-and-Dance Music. cp1995. Wind Records TCD 1603. One compact disc. Notes in English and Chinese. Includes performances of Nang-ma and Stod-gzhas. One compact disc.

Trio Zulfi Adigozelov. Mugam d'Azerbaidjan. cp1994. Maison des Cultures du Monde W 260052. (Inedit; Anthologie du Mugam d'Azerbaidjan: Volume 6.) One compact disc. Notes by Pierre Bois and texts in English and French. Performers: Aqakhan Abdullae v/vocals; Zamik Aliev/tar; Adalat Vezirov/kamanche.

Viet Nam Ca tru: Tradition du nord. cp1996. Maison des Cultures du Monde W 260070. (Inedit.) One compact disc. Songs with lute and drum. Performers: Ensemble Ca Tru Thai Ha de Hanoi.

Europe

As Me and My Love Sat Courting: Songs of Love, Courtship and Marriage. cp1998. Topic TSCD 665. (The Voice of the People: Volume 15; The Traditional Music of England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales.) One compact disc. Produced by Tony Engle and Reg Hal l. Notes by Reg Hall and texts (60 pp.) included. Compiled from recordings in the archives of Topic Records and private collections. Numerous performers.

Bessarabian Symphony: Early Jewish Instrumental Music. cp1994. Wergo SM 1606-2. (Welt Musik.) One compact disc. Notes (28 pp.) by Joel Rubin and Joshua Horowitz in English and German. Klezmer music. Performers: Joel Rubin/clarinet; Joshua Horowit z/tsimbl, accordion.

Come All My Lads That Follow the Plough: The Life of Rural Working Men and Women. cp1998. Topic TSCD 655. (The Voice of the People: Volume 5; The Traditional Music of England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales.) One compact disc. Produced by Tony Engle an d Reg Hall. Notes by Reg Hall and texts (60 pp.). Compiled from recordings in the archives of Topic Records and private collections. Numerous performers.

Come Let Us Buy the License: Songs of Courtship and Marriage. cp1998. Topic TSCD 651. (The Voice of the People: Volume 1; The Traditional Music of England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales.) One compact disc. Produced by Tony Engle and Reg Hall. Notes b y Reg Hall and texts (56 pp.). Compiled from recordings in the archives of Topic Records and private collections. Numerous performers.

Doyres/Generations: Traditional Klezmer Recordings, 1979-1994. cp1995. Trikont US 0206. (Our Own Voice.) One compact disc. Compiled and annotated by Joel Rubin and Rita Ottens. Notes (28 pp.) in English and German. Numerous ensembles.

Farewell, My Own Dear Native Land: Songs of Exile and Emigration. cp1998. Topic TSCD 654. (The Voice of the People: Volume 4; The Traditional Music of England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales.) One compact disc. Produced by Tony Engle and Reg Hall. Not es by Reg Hall and texts (48 pp.). Compiled from recordings in the archives of Topic Records and private collections. Numerous performers.

First I'm Going to Sing You a Ditty: Rural Fun and Folics. cp1998. Topic TSCD 657. (The Voice of the People: Volume 7; The Traditional Music of England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales.) One compact disc. Produced by Tony Engle and Reg Hall. Notes by R eg Hall and texts (64 pp.). Compiled from recordings in the archives of Topic Records and private collections. Numerous performers.

Heaney, Joe. O Mo Dhuchas/From My Tradition. cp199? Gael-Linn CEFC 051. One compact disc. Notes in Irish and English (31 pp.). Traditional sean-nos songs from Ireland. Performer: Seosamh O hEanai (Joe Heaney)/vocals.

It Fell on a Day, a Bonny Summer Day: Ballads. cp1998. Topic TSCD 667. (The Voice of the People: Volume 17; The Traditional Music of England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales.) One compact disc. Produced by Tony Engle and Reg Hall. Notes by Reg Hall an d texts (48 pp.). Compiled from recordings in the archives of Topic Records and private collections. Numerous performers.

Judische Lebenswelten: Patterns of Jewish Life. cp1993. Wergo SM 1604-2. (Welt Musik.) Two compact discs. Compiled and annotated by Joel Rubin and Rita Ottens. Notes (74 pp.) in English and German; texts in Hebrew, Aramaic, Yiddish, and Ladino with translations. Numerous performers.

Den Medeltida Balladen/The Medieval Ballad. cp1995. Caprice CAP 22035. Two compact discs. Notes in Swedish and English; texts in Swedish. Recorded in the 1950s-60s and originally published by Swedish Radio in 1962. Numerous performers.

My Father's the King of the Gypsies: Music of English and Welsh Travellers and Gypsies. cp1998. Topic TSCD 661. (The Voice of the People: Volume 11; The Traditional Music of England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales.) One compact disc. Produced by Tony Engle and Reg Hall. Notes by Reg Hall and texts (48 pp.). Compiled from recordings in the archives of Topic Records and private collections. Numerous performers.

My Ship Shall Sail the Ocean: Songs of Tempest and Sea Battles, Sailor Lads and Fishermen. cp1998. Topic TSCD 652. (The Voice of the People: Volume 2; The Traditional Music of England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales.) One compact disc. Produced by Tony Engle and Reg Hall. Notes by Reg Hall and texts (56 pp.). Compiled from recordings in the archives of Topic Records and private collections. Numerous performers.

O'er His Grave the Grass Grew Green: Tragic Ballads. cp1998. Topic TSCD 653. (The Voice of the People: Volume 3; The Traditional Music of England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales.) One compact disc. Produced by Tony Engle and Reg Hall. Notes by Reg Hal l and texts (56 pp.). Compiled from recordings in the archives of Topic Records and private collections. Numerous performers.

Ranting and Reeling: Dance Music of the North of England. cp1998. Topic TSCD 669. (The Voice of the People: Volume 19; The Traditional Music of England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales.) One compact disc. Produced by Tony Engle and Reg Hall. Notes by R eg Hall and texts (44 pp.). Compiled from recordings in the archives of Topic Records and private collections. Numerous performers.

Rig-a-jig-jig: Dance Music of the South of England. cp1998. Topic TSCD 659. (The Voice of the People: Volume 9; The Traditional Music of England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales.) One compact disc. Produced by Tony Engle and Reg Hall. Notes by Reg Hall and texts (48 pp.). Compiled from recordings in the archives of Topic Records and private collections. Numerous performers.

Rubin, Joel. Hungry Hearts: Classic Yiddish Clarinet Solos of the 1920s. cp1998. Wergo SM 1615-2. One compact disc. Traditional works arranged by Joel Rubin. Performers: Joel Rubin/clarinet; Michael Alpert, violin; Stuart Brotman/string bass; othe r musicians.

Shteygers/Ways: New Klezmer Music, 1991-1994. cp1995. Trikont US-0207. (Our Own Voice.) One compact disc. Compiled and annotated by Joel Rubin and Rita Ottens. Notes (28 pp.) in English and German. Numerous ensembles.

A Story I'm Just About to Tell: Local Events and National Issues. cp1998. Topic TSCD 658. (The Voice of the People: Volume 8; The Traditional Music of England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales.) One compact disc. Produced by Tony Engle and Reg Hall. Not es by Reg Hall and texts (60 pp.). Compiled from recordings in the archives of Topic Records and private collections. Numerous performers.

Taraf de Haidouks. cp1999. Nonesuch 79554-2. One compact disc. "Gypsy" music from Clejani, Romania. Performers: Taraf de Haidouks (Band of Brigands).

There Is a Man Upon the Farm: Working Men and Women in Song. cp1998. Topic TSCD 670. (The Voice of the People: Volume 20; The Traditional Music of England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales.) One compact disc. Produced by Tony Engle and Reg Hall. Notes b y Reg Hall and texts (52 pp.). Compiled from recordings in the archives of Topic Records and private collections. Numerous performers.

They Ordered Their Pints of Beer and Bottles of Sherry: The Joys and Curse of Drink. cp1998. Topic TSCD 663. (The Voice of the People: Volume 13; The Traditional Music of England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales.) One compact disc. Produced by Tony Engl e and Reg Hall. Notes by Reg Hall and texts (64 pp.). Compiled from recordings in the archives of Topic Records and private collections. Numerous performers.

To Catch a Fine Buck Was My Delight: Songs of Hunting and Poaching. cp1998. Topic TSCD 668. (The Voice of the People: Volume 18; The Traditional Music of England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales.) One compact disc. Produced by Tony Engle and Reg Hall. Notes by Reg Hall and texts (56 pp.). Compiled from recordings in the archives of Topic Records and private collections. Numerous performers.

Tonight I'll Make You My Bride: Ballads of True and False Lovers. cp1998. Topic TSCD 656. (The Voice of the People: Volume 6; The Traditional Music of England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales.) One compact disc. Produced by Tony Engle and Reg Hall. Not es by Reg Hall and texts (52 pp.). Compiled from recordings in the archives of Topic Records and private collections. Numerous performers.

Troubles They Are but Few: Dance Tunes and Ditties. cp1998. Topic TSCD 664. (The Voice of the People: Volume 14; The Traditional Music of England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales.) One compact disc. Produced by Tony Engle and Reg Hall. Notes by Reg Hal l and texts (72 pp.). Compiled from recordings in the archives of Topic Records and private collections. Numerous performers.

Two Cries of Freedom: Gypsy Flamenco from the Prisons of Spain. cp1998. ROIR RUSCD 8246. One compact disc. Performers: Jose Serrano and Antonio "El Agujetas."

We've Received Orders to Sail: Jackie Tar at Sea and on Shore. cp1998. Topic TSCD 662. (The Voice of the People: Volume 12; The Traditional Music of England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales.) One compact disc. Produced by Tony Engle and Reg Hall. Note s by Reg Hall and texts (52 pp.). Compiled from recordings in the archives of Topic Records and private collections. Numerous performers.

Who's That at My Bed Window?: Songs of Love and Amorous Encounters. cp1998. Topic TSCD 660. (The Voice of the People: Volume 10; The Traditional Music of England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales.) One compact disc. Produced by Tony Engle and Reg Hall. Notes by Reg Hall and texts (56 pp.). Compiled from recordings in the archives of Topic Records and private collections. Numerous performers.

World Library of Folk and Primitive Music: Spain. cp1999. Rounder 1744-2. (The Historic Series; The Alan Lomax Collection.) One compact disc. Compiled by Alan Lomax and annotated by Lomax and Eduardo Torner; new edition edited by Josep Marti y Perez . Recorded in 1952 by Lomax and Jeannette Bell. Numerous performers.

Yikhes/Lineage: Early Klezmer Recordings, 1911-1939, from the Collection of Martin Schwartz. cp1995. Trikont US 0179. (Our Own Voice.) One compact disc. Compiled and annotated by Joel Rubin and Rita Ottens. Notes (40 pp.) in English and German. 78 -rpm recordings from Eastern Europe and the United States. Numerous ensembles.

You Lazy Lot of Bone-Shakers: Songs and Dance Tunes of Seasonal Events. cp1998. Topic TSCD 666. (The Voice of the People: Volume 16; The Traditional Music of England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales.) One compact disc. Produced by Tony Engle and Reg Hal l. Notes by Reg Hall and texts (60 pp.). Compiled from recordings in the archives of Topic Records and private collections. Numerous performers.

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