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The Big Drum Dance of Carriacou
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produced by Andrew Chernocke Pearse (Folkways Records, 1956), 41 mins

The Big Drum Dance is one of the most significant musical rituals on the island of Carriacou in the Grenadines. Really a long series of dances, the Big Drum Dance is prepared for special festivals such as marriage ceremonies, tombstone raisings, fishing boat launchings and in the case of ill-health or ill-fortun...

produced by Andrew Chernocke Pearse (Folkways Records, 1956), 41 mins
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(International Library of African Music (ILAM), 1958), 11 mins
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(International Library of African Music (ILAM), 1950), 16 mins
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Man's Early Musical Instruments
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produced by Curt Sachs, 1881-1959 (Folkways Records, 1956), 1 hour 35 mins
produced by Curt Sachs, 1881-1959 (Folkways Records, 1956), 1 hour 35 mins
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Mountain Music of Peru, Vol. 2
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produced by John Cohen, 1932- (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1994), 1 hour 15 mins
This recording contains music of the Andean people as performed in their own communities. It contains stunning panpipe ensembles and a wide variety of vocal and instrumental styles. A single festival from the Mantaro Valley is documented here plus the panpipe, flute, and takara music of the Aymara, as featured i...
produced by John Cohen, 1932- (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1994), 1 hour 15 mins
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Music from the Villages of Northeastern Nigeria
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produced by Eric H. Davidson, 1937-2015 and Paul Newman (Folkways Records, 1971), 1 hour 32 mins
produced by Eric H. Davidson, 1937-2015 and Paul Newman (Folkways Records, 1971), 1 hour 32 mins
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Music of Indonesia, Vol. 12: Gongs and Vocal Music from Sumatra
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produced by Philip Yampolsky, fl. 1987 (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1996), 1 hour 14 mins
Melodic gong ensembles and male singing with percussion are found throughout Sumatra. Two of each are heard here: West Sumatran talempong (in two contrasting forms): kulintang from Lampung, at the southern end of the island; the choral didong songs of the Gayo in Aceh; and Salawat dulang, competitive duet singing...
produced by Philip Yampolsky, fl. 1987 (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1996), 1 hour 14 mins
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Music of Indonesia, Vol. 17: Kalimantan: Dayak Ritual and Festival Music
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produced by Philip Yampolsky, fl. 1987 (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1998), 1 hour 14 mins
Our second album on Kalimantan (Indonesian Borneo) presents music from seven Dayak groups, three (out of four) provinces, and a variety of genres and ensembles. Many selections are devoted to the gong ensembles of Kalimantan, which are unlike either the large gamelon of Java and Bali or the interlocking gong e...
produced by Philip Yampolsky, fl. 1987 (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1998), 1 hour 14 mins
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produced by Alan W. Boyd (Folkways Records, 1985), 47 mins
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Nootka Indian Music of the Pacific North West Coast
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produced by Ida Halpem (Folkways Records, 1974), 1 hour 36 mins
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