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Collection Manuscript/Mixed Material McIntosh County Shouters concert collection, American Folklife Center concert, 2010-12-02 / McIntosh County Shouters / McIntosh County Shouters : Gullah Geechee ring shout from Georgia / Homegrown 2010, the music of America

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Title

  • McIntosh County Shouters concert collection,

Other Title

  • American Folklife Center concert, 2010-12-02
  • McIntosh County Shouters
  • McIntosh County Shouters : Gullah Geechee ring shout from Georgia
  • Homegrown 2010, the music of America

Summary

  • Digital sound recordings, video recordings, and photographs documenting a concert performed by the McIntosh County Shouters in the Coolidge Auditorium, Library of Congress on December 2, 2010 as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. Performance of Gullah Geechee ring shout and other dances and traditional songs and spirituals from Georgia, featuring fusion of movement, call-and-response singing, and percussion (hand-clapping and a stick beating a drum-like rhythm on a wooden floor).

Names

  • American Folklife Center, sponsor.
  • Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress), collector.
  • John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.). Millennium Stage.
  • McIntosh County Shouters (Musical group), performer.

Headings

  • -  Folk music--Georgia
  • -  Folk songs, English--Georgia
  • -  Ring shout (Dance)--Georgia
  • -  Spirituals (Songs)--Georgia
  • -  Slavery--Songs and music
  • -  Gullahs--Georgia--McIntosh County--Music
  • -  African Americans--Georgia--Music

Genre

  • Sound recordings
  • Digital photographs

Notes

  • -  "Cosponsored with the Kennedy Center Millennium Stage."
  • -  Lawrence McIver, patriarch; Harold Evans, stickman; Freddie Palmer, Alberta Sallins, L. C. Scott, Dennis Wiley, basers/clappers; Venus McIver, Rebecca Wallen, Carolyn Palmer, Carletha Sullivan, shouters; Bettye Ector, narrator; Peggy A. Bulger, introduction; Tiny Lilly, introduction.
  • -  Recorded in the Coolidge Auditorium, Thomas Jefferson Building, Library of Congress on December 2, 2010 from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m.
  • -  McIntosh County Shouters Concert Collection (AFC 2010/036), Archive of Folk Culture, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
  • -  Sung in English and Gullah Geechee dialect (Sea Islands Creole dialect).

Medium

  • 1 folder.
  • 1 video file (online) (57 minutes) : digital, color, sound.
  • 1 sound file (57 minutes) : digital, WAV file (96 kHz, 24 bit).
  • photographs : digital, NEF files, color.

Repository

  • Library of Congress Archive of Folk Culture, American Folklife Center, 101 Independence Ave. S.E., Washington, DC USA 20540 to 4610

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2011655474

Rights Advisory

  • Duplication of the collection materials may be governed by copyright and other restrictions.

Access Advisory

  • Collection is open for research.

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Chicago citation style:

American Folklife Center, Sponsor, Collector Archive Of Folk Culture, and U.S.. Millennium Stage John F. Kennedy Center For The Performing Arts. McIntosh County Shouters concert collection. performeds by Mcintosh County Shouters 2010. Manuscript/Mixed Material. https://lccn.loc.gov/2011655474.

APA citation style:

American Folklife Center, S., Archive Of Folk Culture, C. & John F. Kennedy Center For The Performing Arts, U. S. M. S. (2010) McIntosh County Shouters concert collection. Mcintosh County Shouters, performer [Manuscript/Mixed Material] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://lccn.loc.gov/2011655474.

MLA citation style:

American Folklife Center, Sponsor, Collector Archive Of Folk Culture, and U.S.. Millennium Stage John F. Kennedy Center For The Performing Arts. McIntosh County Shouters concert collection. performer by Mcintosh County Shouters 2010. Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <lccn.loc.gov/2011655474>.