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Author: Laura Boulton; P T Etherton; Laura Boulton Foundation.; Indiana University, Bloomington. Archives of Traditional Music.
Series: Laura Boulton Collection.
Edition/Format:   Music : Reel-to-reel tape
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Genre/Form: Music
Material Type: Music
Document Type: Sound Recording
Music Type: Chants, other than Christian; Dance forms; Folk music; Songs
All Authors / Contributors: Laura Boulton; P T Etherton; Laura Boulton Foundation.; Indiana University, Bloomington. Archives of Traditional Music.
OCLC Number: 26565829
Notes: Folk songs, prayers, wedding music, and Buddhist chants from Nepal.
Copies of Laura Boulton Collection audio recordings exist at Columbia University, the Library of Congress, and the Indiana University Archives of Traditional Music. For further information see OCLC #27840204.
Accompanying material includes a contents list, additional notes, and pp. 235-254 from: Boulton, Laura. The music hunter (Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1969).
Notes in addition to the accompanying material are located in the archival boxes in the vault.
Sound quality is very poor on some of the tapes.
Most selections end with an identification in English of the work performed.
Tape inventory numbers: VE18--VE42; VE5 (edited from VE26, VE38, VE19, VE33, VE37); VE6--VE17 (copy of VE18--VE28 and VE33).
Performer(s): Various native vocalists and instrumentalists, children and teacher of Bhagte Vidyal Ashram School.
Event notes: Recorded by Laura Boulton, on May 28-June 7, 1950, and on February 16, 1951 in Kathmandu and Boddhnath, Nepal.
Description: 25 audiotape reels : analog, 7 1/2 ips ; 7 in.
Contents: Reel 1: Love songs, farming songs, prayer. Reel 2: Mountain song, kite playing song, religious song. Reel 3: Religious, patriotic, travel, farewell, and welcome songs. Reel 4: Farewell song, religious songs. Reel 5: Religious songs, love songs, travel songs. Reel 6: Love songs, religious songs. Reel 7: Various Nepali songs, religious song, raga. Reel 8: Prayers, school children's song. Reel 9: Mountain song, Gurkha soldier's song, love song. Reel 10: Religious and patriotic songs, ragas. Reel 11: Prayers, love songs, mountain songs, and game song. Reels 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17: Royal wedding music. Reel 18: Prayer, Jaware songs. Reel 19: Buddhist chant and temple music, Jaware songs, miscellaneous songs. Reel 20: Buddhist chant and music by the China Lama and a Tibetan lamasery, miscellaneous songs. Reel 21: Prayers, Jawari songs, miscellaneous songs. Reel 22: Prayers, love songs. Reel 23: Miscellaneous songs, prayer, love songs. Reel 24: Prayer --
love song --
Laura Boulton reading from: Etherton, Percy Thomas. The last strongholds (London: Jarrolds, limited, 1934). Reel 25: Laura Boulton continues reading from: Etherton, Percy Thomas. The last strongholds (London: Jarrolds, limited, 1934).
Series Title: Laura Boulton Collection.
Responsibility: collected by Laura Boulton.

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Archives of Traditional Music.<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:description<\/a> \"Reel 18: Prayer, Jaware songs. Reel 19: Buddhist chant and temple music, Jaware songs, miscellaneous songs. Reel 20: Buddhist chant and music by the China Lama and a Tibetan lamasery, miscellaneous songs. Reel 21: Prayers, Jawari songs, miscellaneous songs. Reel 22: Prayers, love songs. Reel 23: Miscellaneous songs, prayer, love songs. Reel 24: Prayer -- love song -- Laura Boulton reading from: Etherton, Percy Thomas. The last strongholds (London: Jarrolds, limited, 1934). Reel 25: Laura Boulton continues reading from: Etherton, Percy Thomas. The last strongholds (London: Jarrolds, limited, 1934).<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:description<\/a> \"Reel 1: Love songs, farming songs, prayer. Reel 2: Mountain song, kite playing song, religious song. Reel 3: Religious, patriotic, travel, farewell, and welcome songs. Reel 4: Farewell song, religious songs. Reel 5: Religious songs, love songs, travel songs. Reel 6: Love songs, religious songs. Reel 7: Various Nepali songs, religious song, raga. Reel 8: Prayers, school children\'s song. Reel 9: Mountain song, Gurkha soldier\'s song, love song. Reel 10: Religious and patriotic songs, ragas. Reel 11: Prayers, love songs, mountain songs, and game song. 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<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/28831194#Series\/laura_boulton_collection<\/a>> # Laura Boulton Collection.<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a bgn:PublicationSeries<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:hasPart<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/26565829<\/a>> ; # [Nepal ; Kathmandu, Boddhnath ; Tibetans, Tamang, Newar ; 1950-1951]<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Laura Boulton Collection.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Laura Boulton Collection<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/28831194#Topic\/buddhist_music_nepal<\/a>> # Buddhist music--Nepal<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:hasPart<\/a> <http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/authorities\/subjects\/sh85088848<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Buddhist music--Nepal<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/28831194#Topic\/newar_nepalese_people_nepal<\/a>> # Newar (Nepalese people)--Nepal<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:hasPart<\/a> <http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/authorities\/subjects\/sh85091539<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Newar (Nepalese people)--Nepal<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/28831194#Topic\/songs_hindi_nepal<\/a>> # Songs, Hindi--Nepal<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:hasPart<\/a> <http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/authorities\/subjects\/sh89000427<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Songs, Hindi--Nepal<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
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<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/28831194#Topic\/tibetans_nepal<\/a>> # Tibetans--Nepal<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:hasPart<\/a> <http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/authorities\/subjects\/sh85135232<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Tibetans--Nepal<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/authorities\/subjects\/sh2008108124<\/a>> # Music--Nepal<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Music--Nepal<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/authorities\/subjects\/sh2008112070<\/a>> # Songs, Nepali--Nepal<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Songs, Nepali--Nepal<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1030269<\/a>> # Music<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Music<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1036952<\/a>> # Newar (Nepalese people)<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Newar (Nepalese people)<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1126363<\/a>> # Songs, Hindi<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Songs, Hindi<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1126463<\/a>> # Songs, Nepali<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Songs, Nepali<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1142377<\/a>> # Tamang (Nepalese people)<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Tamang (Nepalese people)<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1150682<\/a>> # Tibetans<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Tibetans<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1155558<\/a>> # Travel<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Travel<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
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<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/840242<\/a>> # Buddhist music<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Buddhist music<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/102467118<\/a>> # Percy Thomas Etherton<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:birthDate<\/a> \"1879<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:familyName<\/a> \"Etherton<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:givenName<\/a> \"Percy Thomas<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:givenName<\/a> \"P. T.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Percy Thomas Etherton<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/149970553<\/a>> # Indiana University, Bloomington. Archives of Traditional Music.<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Organization<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Indiana University, Bloomington. Archives of Traditional Music.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
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