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Taarab, an ocean of melodies

Author: Abdulkadir Ahmed Said; Bridget Thompson; Tomas Films (Firm); Acacia Entertainment (Firm)
Publisher: South Africa : Tomas Films ; Mauritius : Acacia Entertainment, [2005]
Series: Rhythms from Africa.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : PAL color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Explores the historical and contemporary musical and performance traditions of Zanzibar.
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Abdulkadir Ahmed Said; Bridget Thompson; Tomas Films (Firm); Acacia Entertainment (Firm)
OCLC Number: 191820025
Language Note: In English and Swahili, with English subtitles.
Notes: Part of the four part series, Rhythms from Africa.
Credits: Edited by Ashley Smith, Rignold Haywood.
Description: 1 videodisc (52 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; PAL.
Series Title: Rhythms from Africa.
Other Titles: Ocean of melodies
Responsibility: Tomas Films in collaboration with Acacia Entertainment ; produced & directed by Abdulkadir Ahmed Said, Bridget Thompson.

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Explores the historical and contemporary musical and performance traditions of Zanzibar.

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