Note: Abdellatif ar-Riffi describes: "If someone asks for charity or good health, they come to kiss the hand of the dancer." Lomax note: "Six kettle drums, 3 tamborines [riq] of 3 ft circumference. The players mounted on horseback."
About the session: A varied series of recordings from the medieval walled city (Fes al-Bali) on the third day of the Moussem of Moulay Idriss. First, a group of coppersmiths practicing their trade, then the festivities of the Moussem with accompanying religious songs and celebratory music.
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