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Dabuyabarugu: Inside the Temple - Sacred Music of the Garifuna of Belize
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produced by Carol Jenkins and Travis Jenkins (Folkways Records, 1982), 52 mins

The Garifuna are descendants of escaped slaves who intermarried with native Carib and Arawak Indians. This album is a collection of music recorded during a dugu, a two week ceremonial feast that attempts to placate the gods. Requiring a year of preparation, and an ample supply of rum, the music heard on this al...

produced by Carol Jenkins and Travis Jenkins (Folkways Records, 1982), 52 mins
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North Africa: An Introduction
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written by Caroline Card Wendt, fl. 1982; edited by Ruth M. Stone, 1942- (New York: Routledge (Publisher), 1997), 17 page(s)
written by Caroline Card Wendt, fl. 1982; edited by Ruth M. Stone, 1942- (New York: Routledge (Publisher), 1997), 17 page(s)
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produced by James W. Fernandez, fl. 1973 (Folkways Records, 1973), 48 mins
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Tareng
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produced by David Blair Stiffler, fl. 1981-2014; in Music of the Coastal Amerindians of Guyana: The Arawak, Carib and Warrau (Folkways Records, 1982), 5 mins
"This recording presents songs of the Warrau, the Carib, and the Arawak Amerindian tribes of Guyana, South America. These families of Amerindian peoples are spread along the rivers and waterways of the Northeast coast of South America, south of the Orinoco and north of the Amazon, but this recording was made enti...
produced by David Blair Stiffler, fl. 1981-2014; in Music of the Coastal Amerindians of Guyana: The Arawak, Carib and Warrau (Folkways Records, 1982), 5 mins
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The Ramayana
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(Cook Records, 1961), 40 mins
Calypso is not the only musical genre known to Trinidad: there is a large East Indian presence on the Caribbean island, which ensures that the traditional orchestral sounds of India mingle with the sounds of Afro-Caribbean dance musics. In this recording, B.O. Girwarr sings a selection from the first great Sanskr...
(Cook Records, 1961), 40 mins
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