8 January 2014

Musique Bisa-de Haute Volta-rec 1961

A back to the Roots style post, some astonishing rhythmically complex music from Burkina Faso (formerly Upper Volta)
Very Beautiful!!
Various ‎– Musique Bisa De Haute-Volta,Ocora ‎– OCR 58
 LP, Mono
A1-Duo De Sanza
A2-Récitativ Chanté
A3-Ensemble Choral Avec Cordes
A4-Solo De Luth
A5-Musique Pour La Danse 'Diassa'
B1-Déclamations Chantées
B2-Chant Avec Clarinette Et Arc Musical
B3-Musique Pour Accompagner La Danse 'Diassa'
B4-Chant Avec Luth
B5-Solo de Flûte
B6-Appels De Chasse
Liner Notes – Charles Duvelle
Photography – Charles Duvelle
Recorded By – Charles Duvelle, in 1961


some scant info about the Bissa
contemporary Bissa sounds


SOTISE said...


Lucky said...

sotise!!! thanks a lot for this beautyful ocora - a grand treasure if ever there was one.

cheers :)

electropeasant said...

i love charles duvelle recordings! thanks for posting, i don't have this one and am excited to listen. he also recorded this amazing record: http://ghostcapital.org/rythmes-et-chants-du-niger-recorded-by-charles-duvelle-collection-radio-diffusion-outre-mer-ocora-sor-4/

paul said...

Thanks. Looking forward to this.

Torbill Duallman said...

Thanks! I'm a ocora fan, but didn't have this one!

Marcus said...

Wonderful! Thanks!

Anonymous said...

Thank You sotise for this authentic sounding recording of authentic sounding traditional indigenous music! -- dandor