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Performing Arts Library Online Course Reserves

 

MUS 22121, Music as a World Phenomenon

Below are links to online recordings of music for this course.  If you would like to listen to these recordings outside of the KSU campus network you will need to establish a VPN connection.

 

Contents:

The Music of: the Middle East  |  the Sub-Saharan Africa  |  the Caribbean and Latin America  |  North America  |  Eastern and Northern Europe  |  Western Europe  |  India  |  China  |  Japan  |  Indonesia

 

The Music of the Middle East

 

Call to Prayer (Azan)

Field Musicians

 
 

Santur

Farjami, Hossein (arr.)

Hossein Farjami (santur, daf, tombak)

 
 

U’d

Gebaly, Mamdoh El

Salim bin Ali Al-Maqrashi (ud)

 
 

Qanun

Erraji, Hassan (arr.)

Hassan Erraji (qanun)

 
 

Kamanche

Agha-ye Djamshidi (kamanche)
Agha-ye Sahihi (tombak)

 
 

Ney

Hossein Omoumi (ney)
Madjid Khaladj (tombak, daf)

 
 

Zurna

Shahmirza Moradi (zurna)
Reza Moradi (dohol)

 

 

The Music of Sub-Saharan Africa

 

Ghanaian drum ensemble

Nsuase Kete Group

 
 

Mbira

Ephat Mujuru (mbira)

 
 

Kora

Ravi (kora, balafon, djembe, bells)

 

 

The Music of the Caribbean and Latin America

 

Siku

Inkuyo

 
 

Steel band

Southside Harmonics Steel Orchestra

 
 

Salsa

Rey Crespo Salsa Conga Loca

Rey Crespo (Conductor)

 
 

Samba

Conjunto Explosao do Samba

 
 

Tango

Tango Group

 
 

Mariachi

Mariachi Cobre

 

 

The Music of North America

 

Northern Arapaho

Los Angeles Northern Singers

 
 

Spiritual

The Golden Gate Quartet

 
 

Bluegrass

Little Grasscals

 
 

Rock n' Roll

Chuck Berry

 
 

Country music

Roger Miller

 
 

America musical

Herman, Jerry

Michael DeVries (vocals)
Cory English (vocals)
Carol Channing (vocals)
James Darrah (vocals)
Christine DeVito (vocals)

Broadway Revival Cast Chorus
Broadway Revival Cast Orchestra

Tim Stella (Conductor)

 
 

American jazz

Gray, Jerry

United States Air Force Orchestra

Lowell Graham (Conductor)

 

 

The Music of Eastern and Northern Europe

 

Román népi táncok

Bartók, Béla

Hungarian State Symphony Orchestra

Adam Fischer (Conductor)

 
 

Hurdy-gurdy

Teka Ensemble

 
 

Balalaika

Russian Balalaika Folk Music Ensemble

 
 

Kantele

Sinikka Kontio (kantele)
Matti Kontio (kantele)

Tapiola Choir

Kari Ala-Pollanen ( Conductor)

 

 

The Music of Western Europe

 

Greensleeves

Julianne Baird (soprano)
Ronn McFarlane (lute)

 
 

Accordion

Trachtenverien Rossecker

 
 

Alphorn

Daetwyler, Jean

Jozsef Molnar (alphorn)

Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra

Urs Schneider (Conductor)

 
 

Uilleann pipes

Jacques Portal (guitar)
Jean-Yves le Pape (uilleann pipe)

 
 

Irish folk music

Tim van Eycken (whistle)
Robert Harbron (guitar)
Benji Kirkpatrick (bouzouki)

 
 

Flamenco

Toleda, Miguel De La

Miguel De La Toleda (vocals)
Jose Luis Monton (guitar)
Renato Anesi (violin)
Ara Malikian (violin)
Renato Anesi (mandolin guitar)
Bjorn Meyer (electric bass)
Juan Diego Mateos (guitar handclaps)
Andy Purato (percussion)

 

 

The Music of India

 

Indian classical music ensemble- Sitar, tabla and tambura

Ravi Shankar (sitar)

 
 

Indian classical music ensemble: Sarod, tabla and tambura

Navinder Singh (tabla)
Surjit Singh (tambura)
Gurdev Singh (sarod)

 
 

Indian classical music ensemble: Sarangi, tabla and tambura

Kamal Sabri (sarangi)
Wilfred Masih (tanpura)
Ustad Sabri Khan (sarangi)
Sarvar Sabri (tabla)

 
 

Bansuri

G.S. Sachdev (bansuri)
Gay Kagy (tanpura)
Elb Souders (swar-peti)

 
 

Bhajan

 

 

The Music of China

 

Guqin

David Mingyue Liang (qin)

 
 

Zheng

Xue-jun Guo (zheng)
Miao-xing Pan (zheng)
Wei Wang (zheng)
Xiao-ming Zhu (zheng)

 
 

Erhu

Chen Jun (erhu)

 
 

Pipa

Wei Yang (pipa)
Tao Zhou (pipa)

 
 

Dizi

Qing-bao Kong (dizi)

 
 

Suona

Ying Liu (suona)

Shanghai Philharmonic Orchestra

Ren-chang Fu (Conductor)

 
 

Sizhu ensemble

Silk and Bamboo Ensemble

 

 

The Music of Japan

 

Taiko drum

Joji Hirota Taiko Drummers

 
 

Buddhist chant

 
 

Koto

Satomi Fukami (koto)
Kifu Mitsuhashi (shakuhachi)
Nanae Yoshimura (koto)

 
 

Gagaku

Tokyo Gakuso

 
 

Sankyoku

Yamato Ensemble

 

 

The Music of Indonesia

 

Javanese gamelan-soft style

Nyi Cendaniraras (vocals)

Manis Rengga

 
 

Javanese gamelan-loud style

Surakarta Sekaten Gamelan

 
 

Balinese Gamelan-Gamelan Gong Kebyar

Tirta Sari

 
 

Kecak

Kecak Ganda Sari

I Gusti Putu Putra (Conductor)

 
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