Audio Recording Ham gul ham vart = Both rose (in Armenian) and rose (in Turkish)

About this Item

Title
Ham gul ham vart = Both rose (in Armenian) and rose (in Turkish)
Contributor Names
Baboyan, Reuben J., performer.
Cowell, Sidney Robertson, 1903-1995, collector.
Created / Published
1939.
Subject Headings
-  Armenian Americans--California--Fresno--Music
-  Dance music
-  Love songs
-  Songs, Armenian--California--Fresno
Genre
Field recordings
Songs
Notes
-  Dust jacket notes: Dance song, sung in Armenian dialect with some Turkish words.
-  LC romanized form of title: Ham giwl ham vard.
-  Translation of song title listed on dust jacket as: "Both rose and narcissus."
-  Ruben J. Baboyan, unaccompanied vocals.
-  Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Fresno, California on April 16, 1939.
-  In Armenian.
-  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.
Medium
on 1 band of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in.
Source Collection
Forms part of: W.P.A. California Folk Music Project collection
Repository
Library of Congress Archive of Folk Culture, American Folklife Center, 101 Independence Ave. S.E., Washington, DC USA 20540-4610 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.afc/folklife.home
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.afc/afc1940001.afc1940001_a4234a2
Library of Congress Control Number
2017701521
Online Format
audio
Description
Dust jacket notes: Dance song, sung in Armenian dialect with some Turkish words. LC romanized form of title: Ham giwl ham vard. Translation of song title listed on dust jacket as: "Both rose and narcissus." Ruben J. Baboyan, unaccompanied vocals. Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Fresno, California on April 16, 1939. In Armenian. 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.
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/2017701521
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Cowell, Sidney Robertson, Collector. Ham gul ham vart = Both rose in Armenian and rose in Turkish. 1939. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2017701521/. (Accessed October 23, 2017.)

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Cowell, S. R. (1939) Ham gul ham vart = Both rose in Armenian and rose in Turkish. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2017701521/.

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Cowell, Sidney Robertson, Collector. Ham gul ham vart = Both rose in Armenian and rose in Turkish. 1939. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/2017701521/>.