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Traditional Music of the World, Vol. 5: Bandoneon Pure: Dances of Uruguay
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(International Institute for Traditional Music (IITM), 1993), 59 mins
Rivero has played the bandoneon, or square-headed accordion, since he was a child. Now an internationally known master, he performs 24 traditional Uruguayan dance pieces here in the transparent and natural style he prefers, without electronic modification. 25 tracks recorded in 1991. 80-page booklet.

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(International Institute for Traditional Music (IITM), 1993), 59 mins
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The World's Musical Traditions, Vol. 4: Bunggridj-Bunggridj: Wangga Songs: Northern Australia
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(International Institute for Traditional Music (IITM), 1993), 49 mins
Maralung's didjeridu-accompanied songs, named after the spirit from which he learned them in a dream, are the creation of a great Aboriginal composer/performer. An extensive 44 page-booklet supplements these 1988 recordings made by Allan Marett in Northern Australia. "A folkloric masterpiece." — Pulse
(International Institute for Traditional Music (IITM), 1993), 49 mins
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The World's Musical Traditions, Vol. 8: Yoruba Drums from Benin, West Africa
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(International Institute for Traditional Music (IITM) and International Council for Traditional Music (ICTM), 1996), 1 hour 10 mins
Benin, West Africa is the home to several Yoruba religious cults based on a pantheon of gods. Overlapping rhythms embedded with symbolic religious meanings are played by a variety of drum ensembles including cylindrical bata drums, hourglass-shaped dundun talking drums, and the tall gelede drums.
(International Institute for Traditional Music (IITM) and International Council for Traditional Music (ICTM), 1996), 1 hour 10 mins
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The World's Musical Traditions, Vol. 9: Musical Traditions of Portugal
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(International Institute for Traditional Music (IITM), 1995), 1 hour 12 mins
Portugal has a rich heritage of musical styles localized in different part of the country. These 1988 recordings of dances, songs, and instrumental music include dance music and a ballad from the northeast, ritual songs from the central eastern region, unaccompanied vocal polyphony from the south, instrumental mu...
(International Institute for Traditional Music (IITM), 1995), 1 hour 12 mins
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