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Alan Lomax Haiti Collection, Vol. 108: Mangé Loa - Vodoun Prayers, Invocations, and Songs
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performed by Officiating houngan, Group of singers (Alexander Street, 2009), 1 hour 53 mins
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Folk Music of Ghana
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produced by Ivan Annan, fl. 1954 (Folkways Records, 1964), 48 mins
produced by Ivan Annan, fl. 1954 (Folkways Records, 1964), 48 mins
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Healing Songs of the American Indians
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produced by Charles Hofmann, fl. 1966 (Folkways Records, 1965), 29 mins

When some American Indian medicine men and women were called upon to heal an ailing tribesmember, they would fast in order to receive a song in dream or vision instructing them in how to carry out the treatment of their patient. This is one of the many insights on American Indian healing practices reported by Dr...

produced by Charles Hofmann, fl. 1966 (Folkways Records, 1965), 29 mins
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Heartbeat: Voices of First Nations Women
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produced by Howard Bass and Rayna Green, 1942- (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1995), 1 hour 11 mins
Powerful living music from Native women in the United States and Canada includes performances rarely heard beyond these artists’ communities. Ceremonial and social songs traditionally sung by women, other music now performed by women, and material that combines traditional and contemporary themes and musical fo...
produced by Howard Bass and Rayna Green, 1942- (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1995), 1 hour 11 mins
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Indian Music of the Pacific Northwest Coast
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produced by Ida Halpem (Folkways Records, 1967), 1 hour 27 mins
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Rastlin' Jacob- The Music of the Spiritual Baptists of Trinidad
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produced by Donald R. Hill, fl. 1993 (Rounder Records, 2003), 1 hour 12 mins
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performed by Madame Degras, Group of singers (Alexander Street, 2009), 40 mins
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Man's Early Musical Instruments
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produced by Curt Sachs, 1881-1959 (Folkways Records, 1956), 1 hour 26 mins
produced by Curt Sachs, 1881-1959 (Folkways Records, 1956), 1 hour 26 mins
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Nootka Indian Music of the Pacific North West Coast
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produced by Ida Halpem (Folkways Records, 1974), 1 hour 36 mins
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World of Man, Vol. 2: Religions
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produced by Harold Courlander, 1908-1996 (Folkways Records, 1958), 23 mins

This second installment in the World of Man series listens in on the ritualized music-making of religious groups from around the world as they express their devotion to the “original source of all natural wonders.” The dozen recordings presented here could not be more diverse; they range from reverent songs o...

produced by Harold Courlander, 1908-1996 (Folkways Records, 1958), 23 mins
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