Audio Recording Hoy nazanem = Those coy darlings Hay nazanem yarer

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Title
Hoy nazanem = Those coy darlings
Other Title
Hay nazanem yarer
Contributor Names
Baboyan, Reuben J., performer.
Cowell, Sidney Robertson, 1903-1995, collector.
Created / Published
1939.
Subject Headings
-  Armenian Americans--Songs and music
-  Armenian Americans--California--Fresno--Music
-  Dance music
-  Humorous songs
-  Songs, Armenian--California--Fresno
Genre
Field recordings
Songs
Notes
-  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."
-  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."
-  LC romanized form of title: Hoy nazan im.
-  Yellow song check-list notes: Song refers to Armenianized American city names, such as "Bostoni," "Feresno," and New Yorki."
-  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_a4237a1
Library of Congress Control Number
2017701531
Language
Armenian
Online Format
audio
Description
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." 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." LC romanized form of title: Hoy nazan im. Yellow song check-list notes: Song refers to Armenianized American city names, such as "Bostoni," "Feresno," and New Yorki." 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.
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Cowell, Sidney Robertson, Collector. Hoy nazanem = Those coy darlings. 1939. Audio. https://www.loc.gov/item/2017701531/.

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Cowell, S. R. (1939) Hoy nazanem = Those coy darlings. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2017701531/.

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Cowell, Sidney Robertson, Collector. Hoy nazanem = Those coy darlings. 1939. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2017701531/>.