9 results for your search

Indian Music of the Canadian Plains
See details
produced by Ken Peacock (Folkways Records, 1955), 41 mins
×
(Folkways Records, 1958), 36 mins
×
Creation's Journey: Native American Music
See details
produced by Charlotte Heth (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1994), 1 hour 6 mins
Presented by the National Museum of the American Indian. From powwow music to Christian songs in Cherokee to Irish reels, Native peoples from the U.S., Canada, Mexico, and Bolivia present living traditions and crossovers to Euro-American musics. Recorded in New York City and Washington D.C., in 1992 and 1993. P...
produced by Charlotte Heth (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1994), 1 hour 6 mins
×
Wood That Sings: Indian Fiddle Music of the Americas
See details
produced by Terence Winch, 1945- and Nicholas R. Spitzer, fl. 1986 (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1997), 1 hour 13 mins
This anthology of Indian fiddle music of the Americas features performances by Indian musicians from Nova Scotia and Manitoba to North Dakota and Arizona, to Mexico, Peru, and elsewhere in Latin America. Using this most popular of instruments as a way to explore the great variety and creativity of Indian musical...
produced by Terence Winch, 1945- and Nicholas R. Spitzer, fl. 1986 (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1997), 1 hour 13 mins
×
Music of New Mexico: Hispanic Traditions
See details
produced by Howard Bass (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1992), 1 hour 15 mins
Sacred Hymns, serenades, narrative ballads, and lyric folk songs give a glimpse of the diverse and captivating cultural landscape of Hispanic New Mexico. These centuries old-traditions have helped sustain the Hispanic community's ethnic identity, but until recently they have received little attention outside the...
produced by Howard Bass (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1992), 1 hour 15 mins
×
African and Afro-American Drums
See details
produced by Harold Courlander, 1908-1996 (Folkways Records, 1954), 1 hour 1 mins

African and Afro-American Drums is an examination of African drumming and its influence on the music of the Americas. Representing eight countries in the American continents, Harold Courlander has compiled an anthology of drum music from three continents and explores its various uses as well as chronicles the ev...

produced by Harold Courlander, 1908-1996 (Folkways Records, 1954), 1 hour 1 mins
×
Beautiful Mountain
See details
produced by Rayna Green, 1942- and Howard Bass; in Heartbeat 2: More Voices of First Nations Women (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1998), 2 mins
The Highly acclaimed 1995 Smithsonian Folkways release, Heartbeat: Voices of First Nations Women, introduced the public to a rare and dynamic but little-known Native American music. This new recording offers more material traditionally sung by tribal women and music that is ordinarily sung or played by man but re...
produced by Rayna Green, 1942- and Howard Bass; in Heartbeat 2: More Voices of First Nations Women (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1998), 2 mins
×
Echoes of Africa in Folk Songs of the Americas
See details
written by Beatrice Landeck (New York, NY: David McKay Company, Inc, 1961), 184 page(s)
written by Beatrice Landeck (New York, NY: David McKay Company, Inc, 1961), 184 page(s)
×
written by Julio Finn; in The Bluesman: The Musical Heritage of Black Men and Women in the Americas (London, England: Quartet Books Ltd., 1986), 102-111
×