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  • The Not Too Bad Bluegrass Band

    The Not Too Bad Bluegrass Band performs at the Library of Congress.

    • Contributor: Not Too Bad Bluegrass Band
    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2010-10-13
  • Interview with George Jaeger

    • Contributor: Daniels, Robert - Jaeger, George
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2010-00-00

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  • Interview with Alexander Akalovsky

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Akalovsky, Alexander
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2010-00-00

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  • Interview with Bonnie Brown

    • Contributor: Brown, Bonnie - Daniel F. Whitman
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2011-00-00

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  • Traditional Greek Smyrneika Music from Massachusetts

    Sophia Bilides sings and plays santouri (Greek hammered dulcimer) and zilia (finger cymbals). Smyrneika songs arose out an urban population where the music of Greeks, Turks, Jews, and Armenians influenced each other in the early decades of the 20th century. This vibrant cultural scene was shattered when conflicts led to the 1922 Asia-Minor Catastrophe. The destruction of the port city of Smyrna (Izmir) led ...

    • Contributor: Bilides, Sophia
    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2011-08-24
  • Interview with William A. Pierce

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Pierce, William A.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2010-00-00

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  • Common Language, Separate Voices - John Bull and Uncle Sam: Four Centuries of British-American Relations

    Although the US and England share the same language, these documents show the divergent uses and perspectives of English.

    • Contributor: Kipling, Rudyard
    • Date: 2010-07-22
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    Tzvetelina Dosseva Weiner, Valeri Georgiev, and Varol Saatcıoğlu concert collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Video recording, sound recording, and photographs of a concert in the Coolidge Auditorium, Library of Congress on March 5, 2014 as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2014
  • Interview with Donald McConville

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - McConville, Donald
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2010-00-00

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  • Traditional Classical Persian Music

    A concert of traditional classical Persian music by Nader Majd & Farshid Mahjour.

    • Contributor: Majd, Nader
    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2014-04-16
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    Kiu Haghighi and Tooraj Moshref-Zadeh concert collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Digital sound recordings, video recordings, and photographs documenting a concert performed by Kiu Haghighi with Tooraj Moshref-Zadeh in the Coolidge Auditorium, Library of Congress on July 20, 2011 as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. Kiu Haghighi from Evanston, Illinois, improvises on the Persian hammered dulcimer, known as santour or santūr, with Tooraj Moshref on various drums, including ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2011
  • Tim Tingle & D.J. Battiest-Tomasi

    Both D.J. Battiest-Tomasi and Tim Tingle are enrolled as members of the Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma and regularly participate in tribal events. Both also share relatives who came on the Trail of Tears from the original Choctaw homelands in Mississippi. They speak Choctaw as a part of their performances. They normally perform individually, but have been asked to perform together on this occasion.

    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2011-06-29
  • Singing and Praying Bands concert collection, 2012 August 23

    Video recording and photographs of a concert in the Coolidge Auditorium, Library of Congress on August 23, 2012 as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. The ministry of the Singing and Praying Bands takes place in host churches, often at a camp meeting after an evening preaching service is over. Members line out a hymn, pray a prayer, ...

    • Contributor: Singing and Praying Bands of Delaware and Maryland - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.) - Millennium Stage
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2012
  • Interview with Ambassador Rozanne L. Ridgway

    • Contributor: Ridgway, Rozanne L. - Charles Stuart Kennedy
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2011-00-00

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  • Interview with Edward W. Kloth

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Kloth, Edward W.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2010-00-00

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  • Lubana Al Quntar & Kenan Adnawi: Traditional Music and Song from Syria

    In this concert Lubana Al Quntar performs classical Arabic Maqam pieces with a melancholy flavor, characteristic of this genre. She is accompanied by the internationally known oud player Kenan Adnawi, who also presents traditional instrumental music of Syria.

    • Contributor: Al Quntar, Lubana - Adnawi, Kenan - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - Library of Congress. Music Division - Library of Congress. African and Middle Eastern Division - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.). Millennium Stage
    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2015-03-25
  • Amuma Says No: Traditional and Contemporary Basque Music from Idaho

    Amuma Says No plays Basque music in a concert at the Library of Congress

    • Contributor: Amuma Says No - Gambliel, Maria Carmen - Amumu Says No (Musical Group) - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.). Millennium Stage
    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2010-07-14
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    Ben Payton and the Thundering Harps concert collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Digital sound recordings, video recordings, and photographs documenting a concert performed by Ben Payton and the Thundering Harps in the Coolidge Auditorium, Library of Congress on May 25, 2011 as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. Concert of traditional Mississippi Delta-style blues music and compositions by Ben Wiley Payton. Photographs by John Barton.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2011
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    "Making a way out of no way" Martin Luther King's use of proverbs for civil rights / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Video recording and photographs of a lecture delivered by Wolfgang Mieder in the Mary Pickford Theater, Library of Congress, on February 10, 2011, as part of the Benjamin Botkin Folklife Lecture series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. Professor Mieder discusses his research for his recent book, "Making a Way Out of No Way": Martin Luther King's Sermonic Proverbial Rhetoric (2010).

    • Contributor: Mieder, Wolfgang
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2011
  • Interview with Theresa Loar

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Loar, Theresa
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2010-00-00

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    Les Bon Hommes du Nord concert collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Video recording and photographs of a concert in the Coolidge Auditorium, Library of Congress on August 8, 2012 as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. The event featured French Canadian fiddle tunes and songs performed by four musicians, Patrick Ross, Jean Nil Theroux, Dalton Binette, and Bow Thayer, who hail from the northernmost area of New Hampshire, adjacent ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2012
  • Interview with Ambassador Chester A. Crocker

    • Contributor: Charles Stuart Kennedy - Crocker, Chester A.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2011-00-00

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  • An-sky Yiddish Heritage Ensemble concert collection, 2013

    Video recording and photographs of a concert in the Coolidge Auditorium, Library of Congress on June 25, 2013 as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. The An-sky Yiddish Heritage Ensemble -- renowned Yiddish folk singers Michael Alpert and Ethel Raim, tsimblist (hammered dulcimer player) Pete Rushefsky and violinist Jake Shulman-Ment -- celebrates the hundredth anniversary of the historic ...

    • Contributor: Raim, Ethel - An Sky Yiddish Heritage Ensemble - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.) - Millennium Stage
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2013
  • Interview with Ambassador Prudence Bushnell

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Bushnell, Prudence
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2010-00-00

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  • Interview with Ambassador Stephen Bosworth

    • Contributor: Mahoney, Michael - Bosworth, Stephen C.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2010-00-00

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