piece is in two parts describing the slave ship experience.
The first is a narrative from the African
slave Olaudah Equiano. Spoken in his native language, Igbo, and repeated
in English. This is an excerpt of his experience in the miseries of the
Slave Trade. (min. 0 - 3:15)
The second portion of the track is an
excerpt from the account of Dr. Alexander
Falconbridge, doctor aboard a slave ship in 1788. (min. 3:15 - 4:59)
Total run time 4:59 minutes.
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