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The Dawn of Joy
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performed by Shira Kammen, fl. 2000 (Magnatune, 2012), 1 hour 9 mins
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performed by Shira Kammen, fl. 2000 (Magnatune, 2012), 1 hour 9 mins
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Farewell II
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performed by Poeticall Musicke (Magnatune, 2013), 19 mins
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performed by Poeticall Musicke (Magnatune, 2013), 19 mins
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Hassidic Tunes of Dancing and Rejoicing
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produced by Andre Hadju and Yaakov Mazor (Folkways Records, 1978), 48 mins
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produced by Andre Hadju and Yaakov Mazor (Folkways Records, 1978), 48 mins
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Hungarian Folk Music from the Kis-Küküll? Region of Central Transylvania, Romania
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produced by László Kürti, fl. 1984 (Folkways Records, 1985), 51 mins
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produced by László Kürti, fl. 1984 (Folkways Records, 1985), 51 mins
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Kurdish Folk Music from Western Iran
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produced by Dieter Christensen (Folkways Records, 1966), 45 mins
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produced by Dieter Christensen (Folkways Records, 1966), 45 mins
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Music of Cuba
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produced by Verna Gillis, 1942- and John Santos (Folkways Records, 1985), 48 mins
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produced by Verna Gillis, 1942- and John Santos (Folkways Records, 1985), 48 mins
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Music of Lesotho
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produced by Bill Wood (Folkways Records, 1976), 45 mins
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produced by Bill Wood (Folkways Records, 1976), 45 mins
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Music of the Bahamas, Vol. 3: Instrumental Music from the Bahamas Islands
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produced by Samuel Barclay Charters, 1929-2015 (Folkways Records, 1959), 36 mins

In 1958, Samuel Charters captured the sounds of celebration during of the anniversary weekend of emancipation known as August Monday. On the island of Andros, Charters recorded traditional ‘rake ‘n’ scrape’ music by the Fresh Creek Dance Band, a harmonica tune by Charles Bastian, a few numbers by two bra...

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produced by Samuel Barclay Charters, 1929-2015 (Folkways Records, 1959), 36 mins
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Transylvanian Wedding Music
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produced by László Kürti, fl. 1984 (Folkways Records, 1983), 41 mins

Sit in on a Transylvanian wedding in Kalotaszag. You’ll only get a sneak peak, though, since this ceremony and accompanying festivities lasted from 10am on a Sunday to 4 am Monday. Never mind, you’ll still get to sample some music played during the church ceremony, the “gypsy” tune that just about inter...

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produced by László Kürti, fl. 1984 (Folkways Records, 1983), 41 mins
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Tribal Music of India: The Muria and Maria Gonds of Madhya Pradesh
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produced by Roderic C. Knight (Folkways Records, 1983), 47 mins

A buffalo-horn trumpet, the hakum, announces the joyful harvest festival and varying types of drums called mandri, kotoloka and kundir take over. A group of women chant antiphonally in leadership of the wedding festivities. Men dance on stilts, creating an intoxicating rhythm that is guided by drums. This is a...

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produced by Roderic C. Knight (Folkways Records, 1983), 47 mins
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