Musical roles of Nez Perce women

Mss.Rec.155

Date: 1990-1991 | Size: 6 tape(s)

Abstract

Interviews and discussions with Dorothy Jackson, Mari Watters, and Julia Pablo on a variety of topics, including personal and musical experiences, songs and dances (including lullaby, flute, war dances, women's dances, soup dance, dance for picking up the feather, personal medicine songs), Nez Perce flute, Seven Drum religion, Protestant hymns, gender roles, and "Songs from the Warm Springs Indian Reservation."

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Collection Information

Physical description

6 audiocassettes (5 hr., 51 min.) : analog, stereo.

6 audiocassettes (5 hr., 51 min.) : analog, stereo.

Restrictions

Restrictions on Access:

Permission of the collector is required for duplication, citation, or quotation of this material.

Provenance

Donated by Judy Jones in 1992 (Acc. 1992-1012r). This material was recorded with the assistance of a Phillips Fund grant.

Related material

Manuscript material related to these recordings are available in the Phillips Fund Collection (Mss.497.3.Am4).

Collection digitized and cataloged by Brian Carpenter during the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation funded audio digitization project, 2008-2014.

Indexing Terms


Genre(s)

  • Sound recordings

Subject(s)

  • Nez Percé Indians -- Music
  • Nez Percé Indians -- Religion
  • Nez Percé Indians -- Social life and customs
  • Nez Percé language


Detailed Inventory

Audio Recordings
  
01-01. Watters, Mari. Jones, Judy A..
Interview with Mari Watters [1 of 2]
1990-07-1700:29:59

Interview: Nez Perce flute, life history, Seven Drum religion, medicine power. Songs performed: flute, women's prayer song (Seven Drum), "Morning song" (from Tulim cult), Mari's personal medicine song (altered).

Restrictions on Access: This recording is currently restricted due to its potential cultural sensitivity, pending further review. Please consult the Manuscripts Department for more details.

General physical description: 00:29:59


Geographic Name(s): Moscow (Idaho)

Subject(s): Nez Percé Indians -- Religion; Nez Percé Indians -- Music; Nez Percé women

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:18254

01-02. Jones, Judy A.. Watters, Mari.
Interview with Mari Watters [2 of 2]
1990-07-1700:24:45

Interview: Nez Perce flute, life history, Seven Drum religion, medicine power. Songs performed: flute, women's prayer song (Seven Drum), "Morning song" (from Tulim cult), Mari's personal medicine song (altered).

Restrictions on Access: This recording is currently restricted due to its potential cultural sensitivity, pending further review. Please consult the Manuscripts Department for more details.

General physical description: 00:24:45


Geographic Name(s): Moscow (Idaho)

Subject(s): Nez Percé Indians -- Religion; Nez Percé Indians -- Music; Nez Percé women

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:18258

02-01. Watters, Mari. Jones, Judy A..
Interview with Mari Watters on Nez Perce Protestant Hymns [1 of 2]
1990-07-2600:31:39

Interview: Nez Perce language Protestant hymns. Hymns performed (in Nez Perce with exceptions noted): There is a land of light, Praise his name, Now the day is over, Rock of ages, Rock of ages (in English), How sweet the name of Jesus, Jolly home, Evening song (Now the day is over).

General physical description: 00:31:39


Geographic Name(s): Moscow (Idaho)

Subject(s): Hymns, Nez Percé; Nez Percé Indians -- Religion; Nez Percé Indians -- Music; Nez Percé women

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:18271

02-02. Jones, Judy A.. Watters, Mari.
Interview with Mari Watters on Nez Perce Protestant Hymns [2 of 2]
1990-07-2600:17:15

Interview: Nez Perce language Protestant hymns. Hymns performed (in Nez Perce with exceptions noted): There is a land of light, Praise his name, Now the day is over, Rock of ages, Rock of ages (in English), How sweet the name of Jesus, Jolly home, Evening song (Now the day is over).

General physical description: 00:17:15


Geographic Name(s): Moscow (Idaho)

Subject(s): Nez Percé Indians -- Music; Nez Percé women; Hymns, Nez Percé; Nez Percé Indians -- Religion

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:18274

03-01. Jones, Judy A.. Jackson, Dorothy.
Interview with Dorothy Jackson [1 of 2]
1991-02-2800:31:39

Interview: life history, women's roles, religions, songs and dances--lullaby, flute, war dances, women's dances, soup dance, dance for picking up the feather, change.

General physical description: 00:31:39


Geographic Name(s): Lapwai (Idaho)

Subject(s): Nez Percé Indians -- Religion; Nez Percé Indians -- Music; Nez Percé women

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:18278

03-02. Jackson, Dorothy. Jones, Judy A..
Interview with Dorothy Jackson [2 of 2]
1991-02-2800:30:31

Interview: life history, women's roles, religions, songs and dances--lullaby, flute, war dances, women's dances, soup dance, dance for picking up the feather, change.

General physical description: 00:30:31


Geographic Name(s): Lapwai (Idaho)

Subject(s): Hymns, Nez Percé; Nez Percé Indians -- Religion; Nez Percé Indians -- Music; Nez Percé women

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:18281

04-01. Jones, Judy A.. Jackson, Dorothy.
Songs of the Warm Springs Indian Reservation [1 of 2]
1991-07-1800:31:29

Liner notes from "Songs of the Warm Springs Indian Reservation," followed by discussion of songs and dances, life history, gender roles, change.

General physical description: 00:31:29


Geographic Name(s): Lapwai (Idaho)

Subject(s): Nez Percé Indians -- Social life and customs; Nez Percé Indians -- Music; Nez Percé women

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:18285

04-02. Jones, Judy A.. Jackson, Dorothy.
Songs of the Warm Springs Indian Reservation [2 of 2]
1991-07-1800:28:11

Liner notes from "Songs of the Warm Springs Indian Reservation," followed by discussion of songs and dances, life history, gender roles, change.

General physical description: 00:28:11


Geographic Name(s): Lapwai (Idaho)

Subject(s): Nez Percé Indians -- Social life and customs; Nez Percé Indians -- Music; Nez Percé women

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:18288

05-01. Jones, Judy A.. Jackson, Dorothy.
Discussion of Albert Moore's songs and Nez Perce music [1 of 2]
1991-07-2300:31:40

Comments on Albert Moore's songs on Tape 5, Side B of the Nez Perce Music Archive. Songs, dances, life history, musical experiences, gender roles, change.

General physical description: 00:31:40


Geographic Name(s): Lapwai (Idaho)

Subject(s): Nez Percé Indians -- Social life and customs; Nez Percé Indians -- Music; Nez Percé women

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:18291

05-02. Jackson, Dorothy. Jones, Judy A..
Discussion of Albert Moore's songs and Nez Perce music [2 of 2]
1991-07-2300:31:42

Comments on Albert Moore's songs on Tape 5, Side B of the Nez Perce Music Archive. Songs, dances, life history, musical experiences, gender roles, change.

General physical description: 00:31:42


Geographic Name(s): Lapwai (Idaho)

Subject(s): Nez Percé Indians -- Social life and customs; Nez Percé Indians -- Music; Nez Percé women

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:18294

06-01. Pablo, Julia. Olson, Loran. Jones, Judy, 1960-.
Interview with Julia Pablo [1 of 2]
1991-08-1700:31:40

Interview: Life history, musical experiences, songs, dances, gender roles, changes.

General physical description: 00:31:40


Geographic Name(s): Lapwai (Idaho)

Subject(s): Nez Percé Indians -- Social life and customs; Nez Percé Indians -- Music; Nez Percé women

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:18297

06-02. Pablo, Julia. Olson, Loran. Jones, Judy A..
Interview with Julia Pablo [2 of 2]
1991-08-1700:30:25

Interview: Life history, musical experiences, songs, dances, gender roles, changes.

General physical description: 00:30:25


Geographic Name(s): Lapwai (Idaho)

Subject(s): Nez Percé Indians -- Social life and customs; Nez Percé Indians -- Music; Nez Percé women

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:18310