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  • interview September 15, 2006

    Francis Falceto-Ethiopia: Empire and Revolution

    Francis Falceto is the creator of the 21-volume, and growing, Ethiopiques CD series on Buda Musique.  The series gives the most complete picture available of modern Ethiopian music, specializing in the highly productive era of the late 60s and early 70s … Read more »

  • blog September 15, 2006

    Discography- Ethiopia Part 1: Empire and Revolution

    This program also includes field recordings made in Ethiopia by Kay Kaufman Shelemay and Jean Jenkins. Here are a list of albums heard on Afropop Worldwide’s Ethiopia Part 1: Empire and Revolution: Mahmoud Ahmed Éthiopiques 6: Mahmoud Ahmed, Almaz (1973) … Read more »

  • feature September 15, 2006

    Feature: Ethiopia Part 1: Empire and Revolution

    This week’s Hip Deep program, Ethiopia Part 1: Empire and Revolution, summarizes the history and music of this unique, African nation up to the eve of its calamitous revolution in 1974.  Kay Kaufman Shelemay was a young ethnomusicologist studying in Ethiopia at the … Read more »

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