Arthur Morris Jones Africa Collection

Yoruba Nativity Play set to 'Adzagbo'

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:04:58

  • Shelf mark

    C424/73 [30B1453]

  • Is part of (Collection)

    Arthur Morris Jones Collection

  • Performers

    Unidentified (wooden flute)

  • Description

    Item note: Side A: Nigeria - Yoruba (Christian): Fr. Carroll Nativity Play: Band 1: Original Pagan Music 'Adzagbo' set to XT IV, words in N. Nigeria; Band 2: Lagos version composed by local boy (see notes). [for background information on this recording see A M Jones file in IMC office - misc. documents]. Recording note: Two recordings, poor quality, probably dubbed from earlier disc or from radio.

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