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  • Performer: Various
  • Title: Ancient And Oriental Music
  • Size FLAC ver: 1520 mb
  • Country: UK
  • Released: 1961
  • Style: Chinese Classical, Indian Classical, Cambodian Classical, Education
  • Other formats: VQF AHX XM MP2 AUD FLAC MOD
  • Genre: Non music / Folk / World / Country
  • Rating: 4.8 of 5
Various - Ancient And Oriental Music FLAC download
Various - Ancient And Oriental Music FLAC download


China: Three Ancient Melodies
A1-1 Louis Chen "Tzuey Ueng Charn" (The Strumming Of An Elderly Gentleman In A State Of Refined Intoxication)
A1-2 Louis Chen "Lanq Taur Sha" (Waves Washing The Beach)
A1-3 Louis Chen "Nan Jinn Gong" (Entering The Palace)
China: Instruments And Dance Music
A2-1 Orchestra Of The Classical Theatre Of China The Poet Rides
A2-2 Ja Fuhshi "Meihua San Nonq" (Plum Blossom)
A3 Ching Yü-feng And T'ang Kuei-fang With Orchestra Duet From "Sheu Fanqniou" (The Little Shepherd)
A4-1 Shang Hsiao-yün With Orchestra Excerpt From "Muudan Tyng" (The Peony Pavilion)
China: Opera
A4-2 Tu Chin-fang With Orchestra Of The Classical Theatre Of China Except From "Bair Sheh Juann" (The White Serpent)
A5 Hsiao Tsung-i With Orchestra Of The Classical Theatre Of China Except From "Wuu Jia Po" (Lady Precious Stream)
A6 Hsiao Tsung-i With Orchestra Of The Classical Theatre Of China Except From "Yuanmen Jaan Tzyy" (Beheading A Son)
A7 Chao Wen-kuei With Orchestra Of The Classical Theatre Of China Excerpt From "Tsao Chyau Guan" (Thatched Bridge Pass)
B1-1 Unknown Artist Lamaist Instrumental Ensemble
B1-2 Unknown Artist Lamaist Chanting
B1-3 Unknown Artist Hymn By Two Nuns
B2 Mme. Noüy With Instruments Bampe (Lullaby)
B3 Unknown Artist Raivo (Hair-Cutting Ceremony)
B4-1 Thao Nenh Song Of The Nam-Ngum Bargeman
B4-2 Thao Nenh Mengphoutomdok (Buzzing Of Bees)
B4-3 Unknown Artist Laoh-Tenh (Old Dance)
B4-4 Unknown Artist Thoum (Court Of Love)
B5-1 Gamelan Bali Tjroektjoek Poenjah (A Drunken Woodpecker)
B5-2 Balinese Theatre Excerpt From "Tjalonarang"
B5-3 Unknown Artist Excerpt From A Gamboch
B6-1 Unknown Artist Paoa (Primitive Song)
B6-2 Unknown Artist Aue Aue (Modern Dance)
C1 Shinichi Yuize Gagaku (Court Music): "Dance Of The Great Peace"
C2 Shinichi Yuize Rokudan (Nos. 1, 3, 6)
C3 Shinichi Yuize Chidori-No-Kyoku (Song Of The Sea Plovers)
India: Folk Music
C4-1 Unknown Artist Rice-Transplanting Song (Western Ghats)
C4-2 Unknown Artist Harvest Processional Song (Western Ghats)
C4-3 Unknown Artist Toda Song (Nilgiri Mountains)
C4-4 Unknown Artist Death Wail (Cape Comorin)
C5-1 Unknown Artist Afridi Song (Khyber Pass)
C5-2 Unknown Artist Marathi Weaver's Song (Hyderabad)
C5-3 Unknown Artist Bhajan (Marathi Villagers' Prayer) (Hyderabad)
India: Classical Music
C6-1 Vasanta Koakilam Sundari Nann'indarilo (Telugu) (Carnatic Devotional Song)
C6-2 Khan Saheb Hamid Hussain* Pahâdî (Dhun) (Sârangî With Tablâ)
C6-3 Hirabai Barodekar Kânkariyé Jî Na Mâro (Hindi)
C7 Ali Hussain Râga Kedâra
Jewish Music
D1-1 Jacob Goldstein Lamenasseah Al Haggitit (Psalm 8)
D1-2 Jacob Goldstein Moholel Kol Wehol Johol (Hymn For Hasha'na Rabba)
D1-3 Jacob Goldstein 'Al Naharot Bobal Hosehoh (Paraphrase Of Psalm 137)
Ancient Greek Music
D2 Arda Mandikian First Delphic Hymn
D3 Arda Mandikian Epitaph Of Seikilos
Music Of Islam: Near East
D4 S. S. Alami Muezzin's Call To Prayer
D5 Unknown Artist Taqsim Bayati (Turkish)
D6 Unknown Artist Bedouin Song (From El Fayum)
Music Of Islam: Iraq
D7 Unknown Artist Tahher Fouadaka Bil-Rahat (His Image)
D8 Muhammad Efendi el Qabbanji* Ya Naees El-Tarfe (Oh You With The Dreaming Eyes)
Music Of Islam: The Maghrib
D9 Muhammad el Shuwaikah Oomri Alayki (I Spent My Life) (Moroccan)
D10 Muhammad ibn Hasan Alhazo Zabi (Could It Be That Your Eyes?) (Tunisian)
D11 Al-Hajj el 'Arabi ibn Sari Fah El-Banafseg (The Narcissus Flower Is Blooming) (Algerian)

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  • Published By – Oxford University Press


  • Score Editor – Egon Wellesz, Gerald Abraham


The first of ten sets of the History of Music in Sound, released as a companion to the New Oxford History of Music, published by Oxford University Press. The series was to span the history of music from the ancient and oriental sources in this first volume up through the "Modern" music of the 20th Century, ending in 1950. Originally published in 1957, it was reprinted in 1961. The recordings were released on HMV in the United Kingdom, and on RCA Victor in the United States.

Also released as a 9-disc set of 78 RPM discs, tracking information provided in the accompanying booklet.

Uncredited individual tracks are referred to anonymously in the liner notes, for example "instrumental ensemble" or "male voice". Only those credited performers or ensembles from the companion booklet are cited, all others are labelled "Uncredited Performers".

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
HLP 1 Various Ancient & Oriental Music (Volume I Of The History Of Music In Sound) ‎(LP) His Master's Voice HLP 1 UK Unknown

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