David Rycroft South Africa Collection

Musical bow lecture examples 1979: G/wi Bushman: giraffe.

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:37:07

  • Cultures

    Miscellaneous

  • Shelf mark

    C811/103

  • Subjects

    Music lecture

  • Recording date

    1979

  • Description

    These are not Rycroft's recordings, these recording were made by Dr. George Siberbauer ( who has emigrated to Australia to the department of Anthropology, Monash University). A voice announces that this is a giraffe. This recording is a musical bow, the song is very rhythmic which would seem to imitate the walking style of a giraffe. There are some voices, chatting and making sounds but no singing.

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Musical bow lecture examples 1979: G/wi Bushman: giraffe.

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