McAllester, David P. >>
Title Indian Music in the Southwest
Book Condition Near Fine
Edition Second Printing
Publisher Colorado Springs, Colo: Taylor Museum; 1967
Seller ID 20225
16 pages; 8vo (8.75") 22 cm; Green softcover, fold-and-staple binding, 16 pages plus covers, 4 b/w illustrations reproduced from paintings by Native Americans, including front cover. ; Copyright 1961. This is 2nd printing, 1967. Essay discussing Pueblo, Apache, and Navajo traditional music and singing, including performance style, pitch, rhythm, instruments, etc. Give lyrics of four songs, in English translation. No tunes. ; Item laid in: 8-page supplement, Music of the Pueblos, Apache and Navaho, by David P. McAllester and Donald N. Brown, 1962, with small map, b/w photos of two instruments, and notes to several recordings, with lyrics in english translation. ; No defects. Scarce with supplement.