OLAC Record

Title:Ohwera Song
Contributor (performer):Kupahwai
Contributor (recorder):Wilbur, Leslie
Contributor (researcher):Kroeber, Alfred L.
Date (W3CDTF):1908
Description:Keeling catalog cites Kroeber's (1925:764) description of the Ohwera cycle: "Ohwera has the eagle as its hero and revolves at least in part about the New York Mountains and the Chemehuevi country northwest of the Mohave. The singer strikes two bundles of stems. A sort of dance can accompany the singing. Six men and six women kneel on one leg, then stamp the forward foot slightly to each beat of the music." Distributed on California Indian Music Project, Southeast region, tape 16, side B. Original cylinder 14-1163. 180 speed.
Rights:Items catalogued in the California Language Archive are the physical property of their respective physical repositories. Intellectual rights, including copyright, belong to item creators or their legal heirs and assigns.
Rights Holder:Phoebe A. Hearst Museum of Anthropology
Subject:Mohave language
Subject (ISO639):mov
Type (DCMI):Sound
Type (OLAC):primary_text


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Citation: Kupahwai (performer); Wilbur, Leslie (recorder); Kroeber, Alfred L. (researcher). 1908. California Language Archive.
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Country: United States
Area: Americas

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