figureposted on 23.06.2017, 01:33 authored by Kartomi, Margaret J., Kartomi, Hidris
For male musicians. An example of the coastal (pasisir) form of the bowed string instrument (rabab): three men each playing a 2-string rabab pasisir as accompaniment for traditional Minangkabau dance. The bowing includes double stopping. Copyright 1972. Notes prepared by Bronia Kornhauser with Margaret Kartomi, School of Music-Conservatorium, Monash University. Photography by Hidris Kartomi.
Collector/donorMargaret J. Kartomi
Geographic locationSumatra -- West Sumatra -- Kabupaten (Regency) Pariaman -- Town of Pariaman
Collection TypeStill image
monash:7574RababSumatra -- West Sumatra -- Kabupaten (Regency) Pariaman -- Town of PariamanPasisirKornhauser, BroniaDouble stoppingMonash University. Faculty of Arts. School of Music-ConservatoriumBowed string instrument1959.1/50838MinangkabauDance accompanimentMale musiciansDigital HumanitiesPerforming ArtsEthnic Studies