Format Audio Recordings
Contributors Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
Baboyan, Ruben J.
Cowell, Sidney Robertson
Dates 1939
Location California
United States
Subjects Armenian Americans
Dance Music
Humorous Songs
Songs and Music
Songs, Armenian
Hoy nazanem = Those coy darlings
Other Title
hay nazanem yarer
Contributor Names
Baboyan, Ruben J. (performer)
Cowell, Sidney Robertson (collector)
Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
Subject Headings
-  n-us-ca -- n-us-ny -- n-us-a-
-  Songs, Armenian -- California -- Fresno
-  Armenian Americans -- California -- Fresno -- Music
-  Dance music
-  Humorous songs
-  Armenian Americans -- Songs and music
-  LC romanized form of title: Hoy nazan im.
-  Inscribed on dust jacket by Sidney Robertson Cowell: "Making fun of Armenian girls in America who turn up their noses at farmers and laborers and want only doctors and lawyers for their husbands."
-  Yellow song check-list notes: Song refers to Armenianized American city names, such as "Bostoni," "Feresno," and New Yorki."
-  Also issued on the American Folklife Center's Bi-Centennial recording series "Folk Music in America" on LBC 6: SONGS OF MIGRATION & IMMIGRATION as "Hay nazanem yarer."
-  Ruben J. Baboyan, unaccompanied vocals. (performers)
-  Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Fresno, California on April 16, 1939. (venue)
-  Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. (additional physical form)
-  In Armenian. (language)
-  Forms part of a group of field materials documenting Ruben J. Baboyan performing Armenian and Armeno-Turkish songs on April 16, 1939, collected by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Fresno, California.
sound recording
on 1 band of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in.
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