Touama 9/67

Alan Lomax made these recordings at a wedding in the village of Touama in the High Atlas Mountains. The bride is from the family of Moulay al-Hussain bin al-Haj Brahim, who is interviewed on track 8.

Sounds of celebration / ambience

You Are Welcome / Names of God and of the Prophet

You’re Welcome, Our Brothers, To Our House

Our King is Coming (part 1)

Our King is Coming (part 2) / Qur'anic recitation

Commentary by unidentified interpreter on circumcision ceremony

The Bridegroom Pledges His Faith

Interview with Moulay al-Hussain, head of the house, about his farm

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