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Ayer y Hoy: N.M.'s 720th Bound for War
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(MORE, 1992), 29 mins, 9 page(s)

The group Los Reyes de Albuquerque (The Kings of Albuquerque) has been celebrated and honored during the second half of the twentieth century for its expertise in Mexican and Mexican–American music popular in northern New Mexico. Led by Roberto Martínez, the group has fused the lyrical sounds of New Mexican trad...

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(MORE, 1992), 29 mins, 9 page(s)
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Border Crossings: New Directions in Tex-Mex Music
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produced by Ben Tavera King, 1952- (Folkways Records, 1984), 35 mins
"The music of ‘Border Crossings’ mixes the Indian, Mestizo and European influences to come up with a polyglot [multicultural] sound, that tosses in the improvisational feel of jazz..."

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"La música de los ‘Border Crossings’ es una mezcla de influencias indígenas, mestizas y europeas que bro...
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produced by Ben Tavera King, 1952- (Folkways Records, 1984), 35 mins
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El Ciego Melquiades: San Antonio House Party
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produced by Chris Strachwitz, 1931-; performed by El Ciego Rodriguez, fl. 1935 (Arhoolie Records, 2002), 51 mins
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produced by Chris Strachwitz, 1931-; performed by El Ciego Rodriguez, fl. 1935 (Arhoolie Records, 2002), 51 mins
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Frank Hamilton Sings Folk Songs
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produced by Raeburn Flerlage, 1915-2002 (Folkways Records, 1962), 42 mins
This solo album contains ten tracks sung and accompanied by Frank Hamilton, who grew up in Los Angeles and first heard folk music in his teens. By dint of luck and perseverance, he learned how to play the harmonica from Woody Guthrie, toured the south with Guy Carawan, and eventually founded Chicago's renowned Ol...
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produced by Raeburn Flerlage, 1915-2002 (Folkways Records, 1962), 42 mins
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Juan Reynoso: Genius Of Mexico's Tierra Caliente
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produced by Chris Strachwitz, 1931- and Paul Anastasio, fl. 1970; performed by Juan Reynoso, 1912-2007 (Arhoolie Records, 2003), 1 hour 14 mins
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produced by Chris Strachwitz, 1931- and Paul Anastasio, fl. 1970; performed by Juan Reynoso, 1912-2007 (Arhoolie Records, 2003), 1 hour 14 mins
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Latin Christmas
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produced by Pablo Cárcamo, 1951-; performed by Patricia Salas (ARC Music Productions, 2013), 36 mins, 13 page(s)
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produced by Pablo Cárcamo, 1951-; performed by Patricia Salas (ARC Music Productions, 2013), 36 mins, 13 page(s)
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Los Madrugadores: 1931- 1937
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produced by Chris Strachwitz, 1931-; performed by Pedro J. González, 1890-1995, Los Madrugadores and Los Hermanos Sanchez (Arhoolie Records, 2000), 1 hour 18 mins
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produced by Chris Strachwitz, 1931-; performed by Pedro J. González, 1890-1995, Los Madrugadores and Los Hermanos Sanchez (Arhoolie Records, 2000), 1 hour 18 mins
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Mexican-American Border Music - Vol. 1
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produced by Chris Strachwitz, 1931- (Arhoolie Records, 1994), 1 hour 13 mins
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produced by Chris Strachwitz, 1931- (Arhoolie Records, 1994), 1 hour 13 mins
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Music of the World's Peoples: Vol. 1
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produced by Henry Cowell, 1897-1965 (Folkways Records, 1951), 48 mins

Hear a girls’ chorus from Madagascar, an Irish reel played on uileann pipes (bagpipes), a Greek Orthodox church choir singing medieval organum(an early form of polyphony). Selections also come from Japan, Nigeria, India, France, Tahiti and Iceland. The musical journey continues in four subsequent volumes.

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produced by Henry Cowell, 1897-1965 (Folkways Records, 1951), 48 mins
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Music of the World's Peoples: Vol. 2
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produced by Henry Cowell, 1897-1965 (Folkways Records, 1952), 46 mins

Continuing where Volume 1 left off, this album includes traditional musics of twelve different cultures, from Cuban to Sioux, Azerbaijani and Congolese. There are dances, work songs, songs of love and farewell. This is an extraordinarily diverse sampling of music from around the world. Three more volumes were pu...

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produced by Henry Cowell, 1897-1965 (Folkways Records, 1952), 46 mins
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