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    Chuck Brown concert collection,
    Chuck Brown and his band | Homegrown 2002, the music of America | The godfather of go-go, Washington, D.C.'s hip hop | Homegrown 2002 concert series | American Folklife Center concert, 2002-07-24 Catalog Record Only
    Collection consists of photographs and videorecording of the concert on July 24, 2002 sponsored by the American Folklife Center, a concert review, and publicity materials. Chuck Brown's go-go music is described in the program as a fusion of African rhythms, Pentecostal church call and response, rhythm and blues, with "doses of jazz, rock, or hip hop."
    • Contributor: Brown, Chuck - Library of Congress. Music Division - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - Folklore Society of Greater Washington - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.). Millennium Stage - American Folklife Center
    • Date: 2002
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    Blind Boys of Alabama concert collection,
    Blind Boys of Alabama featuring Clarence Fountain | Homegrown 2002, the music of America | Homegrown 2002 concert series | American Folklife Center concert, 2002-06-05 Catalog Record Only
    Collection consists of videorecording and black and white photographs of the performance of gospel music and spirituals performed by the Blind Boys of Alabama on June 5, 2002; concert log, program flyer, and publicity materials.
    • Contributor: Library of Congress. Music Division - Blind Boys of Alabama - Folklore Society of Greater Washington - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.). Millennium Stage - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2002
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    Pinetop Perkins concert collection,
    Pinetop Perkins with the Bob Margolin Band | Classic Chicago blues | Homegrown 2002, the music of America | Homegrown 2002 concert series | American Folklife Center concert, 2002-11-07 Catalog Record Only
    Collection includes sound recording of the concert, featuring piano player Pinetop Perkins performing classic Chicago blues; plus publicity photographs, program flyers, and other publicity materials.
    • Contributor: Bob Margolin Band - Library of Congress. Music Division - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - Folklore Society of Greater Washington - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.). Millennium Stage - Perkins, Pinetop - American Folklife Center
    • Date: 2002
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    Tom Paxton concert and interview collection,
    Tom Paxton | Homegrown 2002, the music of America | Summon the heroes | Homegrown 2002 concert series | American Folklife Center concert, 2002-10-10 Catalog Record Only
    The collection consists of sound and video recordings of singer-songwriter Tom Paxton performing his compositions with guitarist Al Petteway in the Library of Congress concert series, "Summon the Heroes," commemorating the events of September 11, 2001. Also included are photographs of the concert; publicity photographs; a sound recording of an interview with Tom Paxton conducted by Joe Hickerson; manuscript set list; and printed publicity...
    • Contributor: Petteway, Al - Library of Congress. Music Division - Paxton, Tom - Hickerson, Joseph Charles - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.). Millennium Stage - Folklore Society of Greater Washington - American Folklife Center
    • Date: 2002
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    Santiago Jiménez concert collection,
    Santiago Jiménez Jr. Tejano singer and accordion master | Tejano singer and accordion master | Homegrown 2002, the music of America | Homegrown 2002 concert series | American Folklife Center concert, 2002-10-04 Catalog Record Only
    Collection consists of sound and video recordings of the concert performed by Santiago Jiménez, Jr., Tejano singer and accordion master, with his band, plus photographs and publicity materials.
    • Contributor: Jiménez, Santiago - Library of Congress. Music Division - Folklore Society of Greater Washington - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.). Millennium Stage - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2002
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    Odetta concert collection,
    Odetta in concert | American Folklife Center concert, 2003-11-13 Catalog Record Only
    Collection consists of sound recordings of the presentation ceremony and concert at the Library of Congress where Odetta received the "Living Legend" award from Gen. Donald L. Scott, Deputy Librarian of Congress. Odetta's concert features blues, jazz, and folk music performances, accompanied by pianist Seth Farber. The collection also includes photographs of Odetta's visit to the American Folklife Center on November 14, where she...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress. Music Division - Odetta - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - American Folklife Center
    • Date: 2003
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    Kevin Locke concert collection,
    American Folklife Center concert, 2001-02-27 | Kevin Locke, Tokeya Inajin, Lakota dancer and flute player Catalog Record Only
    Video recording documenting a concert performed by Kevin Locke, whose Lakota name is Tokeya Inajjin, in the Coolidge Auditorium, Library of Congress on February 27, 2001 sponsored by the American Folklife Center and the Music Division.
    • Contributor: Library of Congress. Music Division - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2001
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    Living lore : the legacy of Benjamin A. Botkin symposium,
    Legacy of Benjamin A. Botkin | American Folklife Center symposium, 2001-11-15 | American Folklife Center concert, 2001-11-15 and 2001-11-16 Catalog Record Only
    Collection of sound and video recordings documenting a symposium, Living Lore: The Legacy of Benjamin A. Botkin, which was held on November 15 and 16, 2001 at the Library of Congress. The symposium, sponsored by the American Folklife Center, celebrated the 100th anniversary of the birth of Benjamin A. Botkin, who was the Head of the Archive of American Folksong at the Library of...
    • Contributor: Bulger, Peggy A. - Banks, Ann - Hirsch, Jerrold - Zmolek, Pauli - Seeger, Peggy - Brand, Oscar - National Council for the Traditional Arts - Welsch, Roger L. - Library of Congress. Music Division - Hunt, Marjorie ... Bulger, Peggy A. - Banks, Ann - Hirsch, Jerrold - Zmolek, Pauli - Seeger, Peggy - Brand, Oscar - National Council for the Traditional Arts - Welsch, Roger L. - Library of Congress. Music Division - Hunt, Marjorie - Cole, John Young - Zeitlin, Steven J. - Weidner, Catherine - Hickerson, Joseph Charles - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - Finger, Karl - New York Folklore Society - Wilson, Joe - Jabbour, Alan - Cherish the Ladies (Musical Group) - King, Floyd - Shakespeare Theatre (Washington, D.C.) - Wade, Stephen - Jackson, Hal - Levine, Joan Studer - Gero, Edward - Seeger, Pete - National Endowment for the Arts - Brooks, Ron - Johnson, Dale - Sapoznik, Henry - Baiocchi, Frank - American Folklife Center - Rosenthal, Dorothy - Cazden, Joanna - Seeger, Mike - Library of Congress. Center for the Book - Kalomas, Dean
    • Date: 2001
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    National Chorus of the Church of God and Saints of Christ with the Solomon Carey Family and Judith R. Cohen,
    American Folklife Center concert, 2006-01-19 | American Folklife Center symposium, 2006-01-18 to 2006-01-20 | National Chorus of the Church of God and Saints of Christ with special guests the Solomon Carey Family and Judith R. Cohen | The Solomon Carey Family, traditional a cappella African American spirituals and secular songs | Judith R. Cohen singing songs from the Luso-Hispanic tradition from rural Spain and Portugal, and from the Sephardic diaspora Catalog Record Only
    Video recording and photographs of an evening concert in the Coolidge Auditorium, Thomas Jefferson Building, Library of Congress on January 19, 2006 as part of the symposium, The Lomax Legacy: Folklore in a Globalizing Century, sponsored by the American Folklife Center. The National Chorus of the Church of God and Saints of Christ, from Virginia, with special guests the Solomon Carey Family performed traditional...
    • Contributor: Church of God and Saints of Christ. National Chorus - Library of Congress. Music Division - Carey, Solomon - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.). Millennium Stage - Cohen, Judith R. - American Folklife Center
    • Date: 2006