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Anthems of All Nations (Includes Vol. 1 and Vol. 2) (1956) CD
"This item is part of the Folkways archives. The original liner notes from the LP are included." These aren't really all of the national anthems out there, but you do...
Australia: Aboriginal Music CD
It is thought that the indigenous peoples of Australia (Aborigines) have inhabited the varying terrains of the continent for more than 40,000 years. Although only three percent of Australia’s population...
Australia: Music from the New England Tablelands of New South Wales, 1850-1900 CD
Australia: Music from the New England Tablelands of New South Wales, 1850–1900 represents a reconstruction of traditional Australian New England music, known as “bush music,” from the second half of...
Australian Ballads The Early Years (1981) Seona McDowell CD
"This item is part of the Folkways archives. The original liner notes from the LP are included." 101 Black Velvet Band Seona McDowell 3:17 ...
Australian Folksongs and Ballads (1959) John Greenway CD
"This item is part of the Folkways archives. The original liner notes from the LP are included." John Greenway performs a sampling of the 400 folk songs he collected in...
Bosavi Rainforest Music from Papua New Guinea 3 CD Set
Two generations of Bosavi musicians and twenty-five years of field recordings: a comprehensive and intimate musical portrait of life in a Papua New Guinea rainforest community. Includes the contemporary music...
Dance and Festivity CD
Dance and Festivity highlights music for dance and festive events around the world. Included are the cueca, the national dance of Chile; zapateo, a couples dance from Cuba; and a polka...
Fiji: Songs of Love and Homeland: String Band Music CD
From island villages of Fiji in the Melanesian South Pacific, the songs known as sere ni cumu are music of a special time and place. These 1986 recordings represent social...
Gamelan Music of Bali CD
Digital Download available from your favorite site including Download free liner notes below "This compilation of sounds spans the majority of the gamelan-based sub-genres within the space of a...
Gamelan of Java, Vol. 1: Kraton Kasunanan CD
Digital Download available from your favorite site including Download free liner notes below "...John Noise Manis - aka the Italian composer Giovanni Sciarrino (manis is Javanese for sweet) -...
Gamelan of Java, Vol. 2 Contemporary Composers CD
Digital Download available from your favorite site including Download free liner notes below The second volume in this important and fascinating new five-part Lyrichord series of Javanese gamelan music...
Gamelan of Java, Vol. 3 Yogyakarta DOWNLOAD ONLY
Digital Download available from your favorite site including Download free liner notes below This third CD, in a series curated and produced by John Noise Manis for Lyrichord, takes...
Gamelan of Java, Vol. 4 Puspa Warna CD
Digital Download available from your favorite site including Download free liner notes below An out-of-the-ordinary presentation of works, well-known and highly esteemed in classical Javanese gamelan music. Puspa Warna,...
Gamelan of Java, Vol. 5 Cirebon Tradition in America CD
Digital Download available from your favorite site including Download free liner notes below Gamelan music is one of the most fascinating and beautiful orchestral traditions in the world, found...
Guitar Songs of Papua, New Guinea - DOWNLOAD ONLY
Digital Download available from your favorite site including Download free liner notes below Part of the Lyrichord Archive Series - Rare Out-of-Print LP Re-Release on Digital Download Only from the...
Hawaiian Drum Dance Chants CD
In the eastern Polynesian islands known as Hawaii, the making of music and dance is center on mele or chanted texts. Mele, sung alone, are said to be performed in...
Indonesia Vol. 1 Asmat Dream CD
The works of four brilliant contemporary Indonesian composers - Nano S., Dody Satya, Suhendi, and Roesli - reflect both their rich Sundanese musical traditions and their experience of present day...
Indonesia Vol. 2 Mana 689 CD
Lyrichord proudly presents the second volume of the New Music Indonesia series, Mana 689. Innovative composers Pande Made Sukerta, Otok Bima Sidarta, I Wayan Sadra and B.Subono from the Central...
Indonesia Vol. 3 Karya CD
I Wayan Sadra, one of Indonesia's most interesting and influential experimental composers, is showcased on this highly anticipated third Volume in Lyrichord's series of new music from Indonesia. Working with...
Indonesia: Java - Music of the Theatre CD
Traditional Javanese theater exists in various forms, featuring either puppets or dancers, and music from gamelan percussion ensembles. Musicians set the tone for each scene, softening or intensifying as they...
Indonesia: Music from West Java CD
The Sundanese are indigenous people in the western part of Java. Until the 15th century, the Sunda region of Java was home to a powerful kingdom which remained independent of...
JVC BOOKS CDROM
The nine (9) books of the JVC Video Anthology of World Music and Dance have finally made it into the digital age. The content is unchanged except for spelling and...
JVC Oceania Music and Dance Regional Set -- 2 DVDs and 1 CD-ROM with 9 printable, searchable and copy-permission books -- REDUCED PRICE
Two DVDs illustrate 57 music and dance performances. Vol 1 features Micronesia and Saipan, Melanesia and Australia and includes navigational songs, stick dances, wedding dance, dance of welcoming, one-stringed tubular...
JVC Smithsonian Folkways Anthologies of World Music and Dance -- Four Complete Collections - 41 DVDs, 20 Books and 1 CD-ROM of 9 Books-- NEW PRICE
Produced by JVC in collaboration with a Smithsonian/Folkways Recordings editorial board of scholars and Multicultural Media, The JVC Video Anthology of World Music and Dance is a thirty (30) DVD volume containing over 500...
JVCVOL29 - Oceania I -- Micronesia, Saipan, Melanesia (Papua New Guinea & New Caledonia) - Vol 29 DVD -- REDUCED PRICE
OCEANIA I - Vol 29This is part of the 30 DVD/1 CD-ROM JVC Video Anthology of Music and Dance of the WorldMicronesia - Vol 29Federated States of Micronesia: Pohnpei Island...
JVCVOL30 - Oceania II -- Polynesia (Tahiti, Marquesas, W. Samoa, Tonga, etc.), New Zealand - Vol 30 DVD -- REDUCED PRICE
OCEANIA II - Vol 30This is part of the 30 DVD/1 CD-ROM JVC Video Anthology of Music and Dance of the WorldPolynesia - Vol 30 Tahiti30-1 Excerpts from a drama30-2...
Lyrichord World Music Sampler - DOWNLOAD ONLY
Digital Download available from your favorite site including Download free liner notes below 1. Pagarinm - Pukaj Wayra - 3:052. Shiri Yakanaka Unoendepi - Ephat Mujuru - 4:343. Funeral...
MCM-3007 - Solomon Islands: The Sounds of Bamboo CD
Digital Download available from your favorite site including Download free liner notes below From the island of Malaita, in the eastern part of the Solomon Islands, the 'Are' people...
MCM-3039 - Indonesia: Gamelan and Dances from Bali - DOWNLOAD ONLY
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