Recorded By William Bascom during the Festival of Orishlanla at Oyo (Nigeria) 1953. From part of the beautiful 'Ethnic Folkways Library' series, hard to find recordings from late 40's to ... I don't know exactely. Leave a comment if you know more about that series. Thanks.
Side B : 1. DUN DUN DRUMS (Talking drums) 2. DUN DUN DRUMS (individual parts) 3. DUN DUN DRUMS and SHEKERE RATTLES 4. BATA DRUMS : FOR SHANGO 5. BATA DRUMS : FOR OYA 6. BATA DRUMS : EGUNGUN 7. BATA DRUMS : FOR SHAPANA 8. BATA DRUMS : FOR ORISHANLA 9. BATA DRUMS : FOR ESHU
(*) front cover illustration : Dance mask of the Gelede Cult, Yoruba, about 1870, Jos Museum Nigeria