• Catalog Record

    John Donald Robb collection. Catalog Record Only

    Numerous performers, most are identified in song lists. Originals were recorded from 1942-1979. In his 1953 introduction to list of titles, "The J. D. Robb Collection of Folk Music Recordings" Robb wrote: "The recordings numbered from 1 to 134 inclusive were made directly onto discs, those numbered from 135 to 237 were made on wire and transcribed from the wire onto discs and those ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1942
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    Sensación Vallenata con Gustavo Nieto concert collection, Catalog Record Only

    "Capital Roots, traditional music and dance from the Washington metropolitan area. A part of 'I Hear America Singing,' a Library of Congress project celebrating America's music." Photographs of performance by James Hardin. Gustavo Nieto (vocals) ; Umberto Pajaro (caja) ; Javier Zaldua (vocals) ; Richard Bonilla (timbales) ; Albin Muñoz (guacharaca) ; Ricardo Pinto (congas) ; Jose Ruiz (bass). Concert recorded in Madison Hall, ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2003
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    Santiago Jiménez concert collection, Catalog Record Only

    "Cosponsored with the Kennedy Center Millennium Stage and the Folklore Society of Greater Washington, in cooperation with 'I Hear America Singing,' a Library of Congress project celebrating America's music." Concert photographs: 20 images, black-and-white, James Hardin, photographer; plus 1 publicity photographic print, b&w. Concert recorded live outdoors on Neptune Plaza in front of the Jefferson Building, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. from 12-1:00 p.m., ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2002
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    Peggy V. Beck collection, Catalog Record Only

    This collection comprises research materials compiled by Peggy V. Beck to create the exhibition "Oremos, Oremos: New Mexican Midwinter Masquerades," at the Millicent Rogers Museum in Taos, New Mexico in 1987. Included are sound recordings of interviews, rehearsals, and performances; field notes, photographs, drawings, and videocassettes; plus exhibition catalogs and exhibit scripts. The focus of the exhibition is midwinter celebrations and plays, including Los ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1985
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    Mariachi Los Amigos concert collection, Catalog Record Only

    Mariachi Los Amigos was founded in the Washington, D.C. area in 1979 by musicians from diverse backgrounds with a passion for mariachi music. "Capital Roots, traditional and vernacular music and dance from the Washington metropolitan area." "A part of 'I Hear America Singing,' a Library of Congress project celebrating America's music" Photographs of performance by James Hardin. Luis González (vihuela) ; Dan Sheehy (trumpet) ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2003
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    Mingo Saldivar concert and interview collection, Catalog Record Only

    "Cosponsored with the Kennedy Center Millennium Stage and the Folklore Society of Greater Washington, in cooperation with 'I Hear America Singing,' a Library of Congress project celebrating America's music." Photographs of the Library of Congress concert by David A. Taylor. Four of the color slides of Mingo Saldivar dated 06/15/02 were taken by Sandra Galindo. Mingo Saldivar, vocals, accordion; Max Bacca, bajo sexto; Arturo ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2002
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    Masters of Mexican music concert collection, Catalog Record Only

    Performers include Natividad Cano, vihuela; and his group, Mariachi Los Camperos de Nati Cano; José Gutiérrez, vocals, requinto jarocho; with his group, Los Hermanos Ochoa; Mingo Saldivar, accordion; with his group Los Cuatro Espadas; Lorenzo Cruz, marimba; and dancers: Miguel Angel Diaz, Rosalinda Rocha, and Antonio Ramirez. Concert recorded in the Coolidge Auditorium, Thomas Jefferson Building, Library of Congress from 7:30 to approximately 10:00 ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2004