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Folk Songs of Puerto Rico
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produced by Henrietta Yurchenco, 1916-2007 (Folkways Records, 1971), 42 mins

It’s all about cultural roots: on this record, the presence of the decima (a ballad-like song form often philosophical in nature) and the pasodoble (a fast Spanish dance that introduces a bull fight and the entrance of the bull fighters) reflects the cultural association of the majority Puerto Ricans to their...

produced by Henrietta Yurchenco, 1916-2007 (Folkways Records, 1971), 42 mins
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From Kuno to Kebyar: Balinese Gamelan Angklung
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(Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2011), 1 hour 14 mins, 13 page(s)
This album is the first devoted exclusively to gamelan angklung, the ancient and ubiquitous Balinese ensemble that plays in religious processions, at temple and cremation ceremonies and for dance theater performances. It presents music played by seven of the finest ensembles of the 1960s from north and south Bali....
(Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2011), 1 hour 14 mins, 13 page(s)
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Songs and dances from the Sotho people of Upper Qeme, Maseru district, Lesotho
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produced by Hugh Tracey, 1903-1977 (International Library of African Music (ILAM), 1959), 9 mins, 6 page(s)
produced by Hugh Tracey, 1903-1977 (International Library of African Music (ILAM), 1959), 9 mins, 6 page(s)
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¡Cimarrón!  Joropo Music from the Plains of Colombia
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(Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2011), 48 mins, 13 page(s)

Percussive strings and maracas, dynamic vocal expression, and full-throttle pace earned the joropo of the Orinoco plains of Colombia and Venezuela its place among the most exciting regional musics of Latin America. On this, its second Smithsonian Folkways album, the GRAMMY-nominated and internationally acclaim...

(Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2011), 48 mins, 13 page(s)
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Dance songs and intitiation songs from the Sotho people of Lesotho
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produced by Hugh Tracey, 1903-1977 (International Library of African Music (ILAM), 1959), 23 mins, 9 page(s)
produced by Hugh Tracey, 1903-1977 (International Library of African Music (ILAM), 1959), 23 mins, 9 page(s)
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Threshing and ceremonial songs and lullabies from the Ngqika people of South Africa
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produced by Hugh Tracey, 1903-1977 (International Library of African Music (ILAM), 1957), 14 mins, 9 page(s)
produced by Hugh Tracey, 1903-1977 (International Library of African Music (ILAM), 1957), 14 mins, 9 page(s)
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Button Accordion and Bandoneón Music from Northern Uruguay
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(Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2012), 56 mins, 19 page(s)
Accordions and guitars have enlivened the social life of cattle-herding gaucho families of northern Uruguay since the mid 1800s. On Los Gauchos de Roldán, regional musical icon Walter Roldán pumps out time-honored polcas and chotis, Brazilian-tinged maxixas, and more on his button accordion as Chichí Vidi...
(Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2012), 56 mins, 19 page(s)
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Canada's Story in Song
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produced by Edith Fulton Fowke, 1913-1996 (Folkways Records, 1960), 1 hour 33 mins

Chants of the Inuit, ballads of French settlers, battle tunes of the British, and songs of Canadian self-rule: singer Alan Mills combines all four to present a rich tapestry of Canadian history in music. Extensive liner notes with full lyrics accompany this collection, which includes and expands upon the materia...

produced by Edith Fulton Fowke, 1913-1996 (Folkways Records, 1960), 1 hour 33 mins
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Hunting, party, and work songs from various Tswana groups
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produced by Hugh Tracey, 1903-1977 (International Library of African Music (ILAM), 1959), 8 mins, 4 page(s)
produced by Hugh Tracey, 1903-1977 (International Library of African Music (ILAM), 1959), 8 mins, 4 page(s)
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Regimental and hunting songs and instrumental music from various Tswana groups
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produced by Hugh Tracey, 1903-1977 (International Library of African Music (ILAM), 1959), 8 mins, 3 page(s)
produced by Hugh Tracey, 1903-1977 (International Library of African Music (ILAM), 1959), 8 mins, 3 page(s)
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