BBCCD SFX029 Morocco by Various

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BBC records label code
BBC SFX label

BBC SFX label

Release details

Catalogue numberBBCCD SFX029
Cover conditionNear mint
Record conditionNear mint
BBC records label code$
Item deleted?Yes
Distributed / printed byBBC Enterprises Ltd
Country of originUK UK flag
Media typePrimary
Media genreSound effects
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Run-off codes / Shop bar codesECD 29 . MASTERED BY NIMBUS
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What type of seller was used?Not recorded
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Below is a list of tracks for this release.
Side & trackTrack and ArtistLength
A1 Medina (food marget), Meknes - some distant traffic3.36
A2Street, Meknes with echoey footsteps3.03
A3Market Square, Marrakesh, with music and distant traffic (2 main entries of instrument - Mizmar - are indexed)3.59
A4Cafe, Rabat - audible traffic, TV and expresso machine4.10
A5Souk (market) Rabat3.03
A6Schoolchildren, Rabat - singing and playground games1.49
A7 Marget, Tamanrasset - with distant traffic3.51
A8 Market, Niamey - with traffic and bells4.14
A9Central Post Office, Niamey - very echoey, with footsteps and some indistinct speech (Could be used as conference hall, station, etc.)4.14
A10 Market / small town, Carnot (West CAR) - some traffic and distinct speech4.10
A11 Small (but noisy) crowd, Gabadalit (North Zaire) - screaming children and footsteps3.32
A12Schoolchildren, Lisala (North Zaire) - with cicadas3.12
A13Street, Kisangani - some traffic, bike bells, car horns, footsteps and distinct speech3.55
A14 Market, Bahar Dar (NW Ethiopia) - some traffic and distinct speech (Amharic)3.41
A15Market / crowd, Gana Beles (NW Ethiopia) - some distinct speech (Shankilla and Amharic)4.13
A16Muted chatter, Pawi (NW Ethiopia) - birdsong and creaking chair4.55
A17 Fish and meat market, Nairobi - with knife sharpener, banging and clattering (could be used as a workshop, factory, etc.)3.29
Total length of media 1:03:06.


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Extra notes on cover, middle (gatefold sleeve) and any inserts

Bands 1, 2, 4, 5 and 7 are only suitable for setting in French North Africa - i.e. Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia and possibly Libya. They would not be credible as Egypt or the Sudan.

All bands recorded September 1988 and February 1989.

Other versions

I have the title track on these releases:
[cds]BBCCD870Essential foreign sound effects
[albums]RDC - 4393The music of Africa
[albums]REC 130The Music of Africa

Further information

These are a series of BBC CD albums which basically digitised the original BBC sound effects albums found in the main BBC cagalogue.


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