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The Baoule of the Ivory Coast
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produced by Donald Ralph Thurow, 1924-2016 (Folkways Records, 1956), 51 mins
produced by Donald Ralph Thurow, 1924-2016 (Folkways Records, 1956), 51 mins
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Bells & Winter Festivals of Greek Macedonia
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(Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2002), 1 hour 4 mins
During Christmas and New Year's weeks of 2000-2001, Steven Feld traveled in Greece with Dick Blau and Angeliki and Charles Keil to record a CD for their book Bright Balkan Morning: Romani Lives and the Power of Music in Greek Macedonia. Feld's CD soundscape is accompanied by a portfolio of photographs by Blau. T...
(Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2002), 1 hour 4 mins
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Black Banjo Songsters of North Carolina and Virginia
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produced by Cecilia Conway and Scott Odell (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1998), 1 hour 4 mins
The sounds and social history of African American banjo playing—32 superb instrumentals and vocals, recorded between 1974 and 1997. Extensively annotated with performer's life histories, tunings, lyrics, bibliography, and discography. The banjo's gourd ancestors came to the Americas with enslaved Africans, forg...
produced by Cecilia Conway and Scott Odell (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1998), 1 hour 4 mins
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Burmese Folk and Traditional Music
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produced by Maung Than Myint and Harold Courlander, 1908-1996 (Folkways Records, 1953), 36 mins
produced by Maung Than Myint and Harold Courlander, 1908-1996 (Folkways Records, 1953), 36 mins
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Classical Music of Iran: The Dastgah Systems
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produced by Ella Zonis (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1991), 1 hour 14 mins
Ella Zonis Mahler’s compilation of these Iranian classical music performers was originally issued on Folkways Records in 1966. Ten of the twelve model melodic patterns (dastgahs) are represented here, in a variety of instrumental and vocal performances.
produced by Ella Zonis (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1991), 1 hour 14 mins
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The Cradle of Harmony: William Sidney Mount's Violin and Fiddle Music
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composed by William Sidney Mount, 1807-1868 (Folkways Records, 1976), 48 mins
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(Folkways Records, 1961), 41 mins
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Fishers Hornpipe and Other Celtic Traditional Tunes
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produced by John R. Craig, fl. 1982 (Folkways Records, 1977), 35 mins
produced by John R. Craig, fl. 1982 (Folkways Records, 1977), 35 mins
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Folk and Traditional Music of Turkey
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(Folkways Records, 1953), 41 mins

This collection of Turkish music consists of different traditional and folk music from the various regions of Turkey. Listeners can also gain a sense of the different traditional instruments of turkey including the bağlama or saz, a traditional Turkish stringed instrument, as well as the percussion of wooden sp...

(Folkways Records, 1953), 41 mins
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Folk Music of Kashmir
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produced by E. Bhavani, fl. 1962 (Folkways Records, 1962), 52 mins
produced by E. Bhavani, fl. 1962 (Folkways Records, 1962), 52 mins
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