Hans-Joachim Heinz Botswana Collection

Music recorded among the !Ko San, Curing dances

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:22:34

  • Shelf mark

    1CDR0001966 (copy of C312/9)

  • Recording date

    ca. 1960

  • Is part of (Collection)

    Hans-Joachim Heinz collection

  • Recording locations

    Takatshshwane, Botswana

  • Recordist

    Heinz, Dr Hans-Joachim

  • Description

    Item notes: Notes transcribed from handwritten observations supplied with original tapes: Curing dance of !Ko (fair sound 7'00"); Man in trance - snatches of song shouts 4'00" (distortion after 4'00"); conversation, more singing 4'25"; New song (better sound): man yodels 5'00"; song continues with distortion 2'30"; End of song, women talk, man yodels 30" (Note in tape box: !Ko Bushmen dance)

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