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8 When You’re in a New Context, You Try Things That Work in That Context”
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written by Daniel Reed, 1963-; in Abidjan USA: Music, Dance, and Mobility in the Lives of Four Ivorian Immigrants, African Expressive Cultures (Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 2016, originally published 2016), 192-226
Daniel B. Reed integrates individual stories with the study of performance to understand the forces of diaspora and mobility in the lives of musicians, dancers, and mask performers originally from Côte d'Ivoire who now live in the United States. Through the lives of four Ivorian performers, Reed finds that dance...
written by Daniel Reed, 1963-; in Abidjan USA: Music, Dance, and Mobility in the Lives of Four Ivorian Immigrants, African Expressive Cultures (Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 2016, originally published 2016), 192-226
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From Africa to India: Sidi Music in the Indian Ocean Diaspora
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directed by Amy Catlin, fl. 1982-2017; produced by Apsara Media for Intercultural Education (Van Nuys, CA: Apsara Media for Intercultural Education, 2006), 1 hour 14 mins
Sidis descend from Africans who sailed across the Indian Ocean to the west coast of India over many centuries. This documentary project explores the expressions of their Indian and African cultural heritage.

  • The video begins in the Sidi Fort at Janjira Island, built during the heyday of Sidi powers in the Mughal...
directed by Amy Catlin, fl. 1982-2017; produced by Apsara Media for Intercultural Education (Van Nuys, CA: Apsara Media for Intercultural Education, 2006), 1 hour 14 mins
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The SIDI Malunga Project - Rejuvenating the African Musical Bow in India
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directed by Nazir Ali Jairazbhoy, 1927-2009 and Amy Catlin, fl. 1982-2017; produced by Apsara Media for Intercultural Education (Van Nuys, CA: Apsara Media for Intercultural Education, 2003), 42 mins

This 42-minute documentary chronicles a one-week malunga training camp held at Desert Coursers Nature Resort in Zainabad, Gujarat in February 2003. Prior research by the Jairazbhoys had revealed that fewer than ten Sidis (African Indians) could still play the instrument, all of them elderly.

The purpose of the cam...

directed by Nazir Ali Jairazbhoy, 1927-2009 and Amy Catlin, fl. 1982-2017; produced by Apsara Media for Intercultural Education (Van Nuys, CA: Apsara Media for Intercultural Education, 2003), 42 mins
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Drummers at Iemanja Festival in Rio Vermelho (photo)
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Godong (New York, NY: Bridgeman Art Library), 1 page(s)
Drummers at Iemanja festival in Rio Vermelho (photo)
Godong (New York, NY: Bridgeman Art Library), 1 page(s)
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Historia del Cajón
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written by Rincón Musical Peruano (Rincón Musical Peruano),
Source: www.musicaperuana.com
written by Rincón Musical Peruano (Rincón Musical Peruano),
Source: www.musicaperuana.com
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