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Anthology of Central and South American Indian Music
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produced by Alan Lazar (Folkways Records, 1975), 1 hour 34 mins
"At one time the area or Central and South America was the home of diverse Indian cultures and civilizations ranging from the nomadic hunters of Tierra del Fuego and Patagonia, to the river and forest peoples of the Amazon, to the military empires of the Andes and Central Mexico, to the theocratic states of southe...
produced by Alan Lazar (Folkways Records, 1975), 1 hour 34 mins
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Bosnia: Echoes from an Endangered World
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produced by Theodore Levin, fl. 1989 and Ankica Petrovic, fl. 1970 (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1993), 50 mins
Recorded before the recent violence and conflagration in Bosnia-Herzegovina, these beautiful examples of Muslim traditions document the rich confluence of Turkish and European music in the region. Compiled from commercial and field recordings, these are indeed echoes of an endangered world—many have been killed...
produced by Theodore Levin, fl. 1989 and Ankica Petrovic, fl. 1970 (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1993), 50 mins
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Cult Music of Trinidad
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produced by George Eaton Simpson, 1904-1998 (Folkways Records, 1961), 50 mins
produced by George Eaton Simpson, 1904-1998 (Folkways Records, 1961), 50 mins
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Discover Indonesia
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(Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2000), 1 hour 12 mins
Music of Indonesia Selections from the 20-CD Series. Indonesia is a huge country, spread over hundreds of islands, encompassing peoples of many different languages, religions, and musical cultures. Fifteen tracks from the widely acclaimed 20-CD series Music of Indonesia have been selected to provide an exciting...
(Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2000), 1 hour 12 mins
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Drumming Traditions of Kerala
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(ARCE), 23 mins
This selection provides a cross section of Kerala's rich tradition of drumming, ranging from temple drums to the drums of agricultural rituals.
(ARCE), 23 mins
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(Folkways Records, 1957), 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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The Four Vedas
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produced by Frits Staal (Folkways Records, 1968), 1 hour 51 mins
produced by Frits Staal (Folkways Records, 1968), 1 hour 51 mins
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(Folkways Records, 1957), 26 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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