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Bédouins - Music Of South Arabia Album
World, Folk
Performer: Bédouins
Title: Music Of South Arabia
Style: Field Recording
Year 1951
Country US
Label Ethnic Folkways Library
Catalog Number P 421
Genre: World, Folk
Rating: 4.7
Votes: 244
MP3 size: 1475 mb
FLAC size: 2151 mb
WMA size: 1947 mb
Record From: Vinyl, LP, Album

Bédouins - Music Of South Arabia Album


1Love Song
2Wedding Song
3Sword Dance
4Gathering Song Of The Tribe Of Awdali
5Folk Song
6Gathering Song Of The Tribe Of Awlaqi
8Song About The Paying Of Taxes
9Love Song
10Dramatic Representation Of Tribal Quarrel
11War Song


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
FE 4421Bédouins Music Of South Arabia ‎(LP, Album)Folkways Records, Ethnic Folkways LibraryFE 4421US1951
P 421Bédouins Music Of South Arabia ‎(LP, Album)Ethnic Folkways LibraryP 421US1951


  • Recorded ByWolf Leslau


Documentary recordings from the Western Protectorate and Aden

Copyright 1951 Folkways Records & Service Corp.


  • Matrix / Runout (Side A Label): P 421 A
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B Label): P 421 B


  • Copyright (c) – Folkways Records & Service Corp.


This recording offers a glimpse into Arabian musical life as it existed in 1951. Bedouin, Yemenite, and South Yemeni peoples are among those heard on its 13 tracks. Exceptional cuts include a frenetic Sword Dance. Reedy aereophones, drums, and what sounds like handclapping inspire groups of men to swing their swords around in a performance that borders on combat. Bedouin Musicians: Allah ani talabtak, ma talabt al-bakhil - God I asked you, Khelli ya khelli - Beloved oh beloved, El banat metalemat - The girls are educated и другие песни. Listen to all tracks of Music Of South Arabia for free. Tracks In This Album. Gathering Song Of The Tribe Of Awlaqi - Bédouins. Sword Dance - Bédouins. Gathering Song Of The Tribe Of Awdali - Bédouins. War Song - Bédouins. Love Song - Bédouins. Song About The Paying Of Taxes - Bédouins. Dramatic Representation Of Tribal Quarrel - Bédouins. Folk Song - Bédouins. Dance - Bédouins. Bedouin music is the music of nomadic Bedouin tribes of the Arabian Peninsula, Sudan and the Levant. It is closely linked to its text. Songs are based to music from Music of the South Sinai Bedouins like Ya Rim, Nartiji Wa Al-Raja Fi Allah & more. Find the latest tracks, albums, and images from Music of the South Sinai Bedouins. Learn more. Recent Listening Trend. See our disclaimer. Music Of South Arabia CD NEW. Label: Folkways Records Format: CD MOD Release Date: 01 Jan 2009 No. of Discs: 1 UPC: 093070442122. Album Tracks. Gathering Song of the Tribe of Awlaqi 2. Sword Dance 3. Gathering song of the Tribe of Awdali 4. War Song 5. Love Song 6. Song About the Paying of Taxes 7. Dramatic Representation of Tribal Quarrel 8. Folk Song 9. Dance 10. Wedding Song 11. Wedding Song 12. Love Song 13. Love Song. Music of South Arabia - Music of South Arabia. Warning: true . Формируйте собственную коллекция коллекцию записей Selim Seliman Ensemble. This collection of Music of South Arabia was recorded of a meeting of Bedouin tribesmen in the Western Desert and of Southern Yemenite folk songs from Aden. The music recorded during the tribesmen meeting a general picture of the festive nature of such a gathering at which sword dances are performed and gun salutes may occur. The songs of the Yemenite Jews on this album showcase the light-hearted ceremonial music performed at a wedding or bris. The music of Saudi Arabia includes both Western and traditional music. The most distinguished musician in recent Saudi history is Tariq Abdulhakeem, who composed hundreds of famous Saudi songs for himself as well as for other singers. Saraj Omar has become a very prominent composer after writing the music for the Saudi national anthem. In 1999, Mohammed Abdu The most famous singer in the Arab World and Talal Maddah who died in August 2000 while singing in the summer festival on the stage of Al-Muftaha. Welcome to Myspace. Just start typing to find music. Drop music and videos into the areas below. This is your queue. Play Next. Play Last