Bedros Haroutunian performing Armenian music,
April 22, 1939
Comprises a group of field materials documenting Bedros Haroutunian
performing Armenian and Armeno-Turkish music on the Kamanche and
quanun on April 22, 1939, collected by Sidney Robertson Cowell in
Biographical and historical notes:
Sidney Robertson Cowell refers to the Armenian instruments of qanun as the "kanoon," the kemanche as the "kemancha," and the daph, deff or def [frame drum] as the "defs."
For more information see:
"Bedros Haroutunian is from Varta in Soviet Armenia."
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