Historical information: These recordings feature Preston Arrow-weed singing and translating the Pipa songs of the Kamia people. The recordings were made by Richard Heller and Edward Henry on August 28, 2007 and September 25, 2007. Mr. Arrow-weed accompanies his singing with a gourd rattle. Normally he uses a tin can rattle with these songs. Originally a turtle shell rattle was used for these songs.
Scope and content: Audio recordings of Kumeyaay Pipa songs with discussions in English.
Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
Preferred citation: Sound recordings of Kumeyaay songs, SCL 2018-25, Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.7297/X29K48CZ