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Creation's Journey: Native American Music
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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
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Music of New Mexico: Hispanic Traditions
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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
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Echoes of Africa in Folk Songs of the Americas
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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)
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(Folkways Records, 1958), 36 mins
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African and Afro-American Drums
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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
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