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Story of "King and The Old Woman" by Ramzan Ali

Description: Recording of Ramzan Ali reciting the story "Baadshaah ke Jaṭkus," (King and The Old Woman) in the Nagar dialect of Burushaski. In this popular story a king is widowed, so his sons go find him a new bride. When she gives birth to a child, a wise woman comes to tell her that her baby will rule the Kingdom, not the two elder sons.
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Date: June 26, 2010
Duration: 38 minutes 03 seconds
Creator: Ali, Ramazan
Partner: UNT College of Information

Conversation about grass cutting

Description: This is a conversation between Abdul Malik (an 85-year old male) and Abdul Rehman (an 80-year old male) about the cutting of grass. The speaker talks about a man who was trying to show his efficiency while cutting the grass and the speaker taught him a lesson.
Date: June 18, 2020
Duration: 4 minutes 11 seconds
Creator: Aurangzeb
Partner: UNT College of Information

Historical narrative about a war

Description: Recording of a historical narrative. The speaker/narrator Abdul Malik (an 85-year old male farmer) talks to Abdul Rehman (an 80-year old male farmer) about a war that the nawab (ruler) of the former state of Amb, Nawab Farid Khan, waged on the neighboring state of Seeri because, apparently, its ruler had ousted one of his court nobles who happened to be a relative of the former. The narrator recounts the memories of his father who was an eye witness to the havoc that the forces of Nawab Farid u… more
Date: June 18, 2020
Duration: 7 minutes 12 seconds
Creator: Aurangzeb
Partner: UNT College of Information

Personal narrative of Abdul Rehman

Description: In this personal narrative, Abdul Rehman recollects his encounter with a lady while he was on a journey to another village with a friend. This lady greatly surprises both friends as she unexpectedly turns out to be a Mankiyali speaker living in a place outside the geographical domain of the Mankiyali linguistic community.
Date: June 18, 2020
Duration: 3 minutes 47 seconds
Creator: Aurangzeb
Partner: UNT College of Information

Retelling of the story of half headache

Description: This is a religious legend about the spread of a certain disease (referred to as "half headache" because the pain affects one side of the head) in a certain village. In this legend, Prophet Moses put the "half headache" in pots and said that he would burn it. A villager asks him not to burn her and says that she will not return if he repeated the story seven times. The legend is narrated by Abdul Rehman (a 80 year old male) and the other speaker is Imtiaz Ahmad (a 31-year old male).
Date: June 18, 2020
Duration: 56 seconds
Creator: Aurangzeb
Partner: UNT College of Information
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Burushaski story "Nuusheerwaane Us" (Wife of Nausherwan King)

Description: Recording of Imam Yar Baig reciting the story "Nuusheerwaane Us" (Wife of Nausherwan King) in the Yasin dialect of Burushaski.
Date: June 19, 2010
Duration: 7 minutes 22 seconds
Creator: Baig, Imam Yar
Partner: UNT College of Information

Faculty Recital: 1996-06-11 - Faculty Chamber Recital

Description: A faculty and guest artist recital performed at the UNT College of Music Recital Hall.
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Date: June 4, 1996
Duration: 58 minutes 07 seconds
Creator: Bradetich, Judi Rockey; Scott, John C. (John Charles), 1947-; Fisher, Judy; Enyeart, Carter; Bradetich, Jeff; Veazey, Charles et al.
Partner: UNT Music Library
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[Harmony in Libraries: Blaine Brubaker's Melodic Career Journey]

Description: Audio recording of an interview with Blaine Brubaker as she shares the harmonious notes of her library career. Beginning with a background in musicology, Blaine takes us through her early days as a student assistant in music cataloging at the music library. This interview provides a melody of experiences, passion for music, and the intersection of knowledge that defines Blaine's remarkable path in the library profession.
Date: June 13, 2023
Duration: 37 minutes 59 seconds
Creator: Brubaker, Blaine A. & Lemons, Justin
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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