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    Lone Piñon : Acoustic Conjunto from New Mexico concert,
    American Folklife Center concert, 2018-08-01 | Homegrown 2018, the music of America | Lone Piñon Concert Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Video recording, sound recording, and photographs of a concert in the Coolidge Auditorium, Thomas Jefferson Building, Library of Congress on August 1, 2018 as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. Lone Piñon is an acoustic conjunto band from Northern New Mexico whose music celebrates the diversity and integrity of their region's cultural roots. Using violins, accordion, quinta huapangera,...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress. Music Division - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - Lone Piñon (Musical Group)
    • Date: 2018
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    Newpoli : Traditional Italian Music and Song from Massachusetts,
    American Folklife Center concert, 2018-07-12 | Newpoli Italian Performing Group Concert | Homegrown 2018, the music of America Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Video recording, sound recording, and photographs of a concert in the Coolidge Auditorium, Thomas Jefferson Building, Library of Congress on July 12, 2018 as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. Newpoli performed folk songs and dance music from southern Italy, mainly from the regions of Campania and Puglia. They integrate a wide variety of styles such as Tarantella-Pizzica,...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress. Music Division - Newpoli (Musical Group) - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2018
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    Treasures from the archive roadshow,
    American Folklife Center concert, 2015-09-25 | Down Hill Strugglers with John Cohen | Homegrown 2015, the music of America Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Video recording, sound recording, and photographs of a concert in the Coolidge Auditorium, Thomas Jefferson Building, Library of Congress on September 25, 2015 as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. In a concert celebrating the centennial of Alan Lomax's birth, performers feature music on recordings housed in the Archive at the American Folklife Center. John Cohen (b. 1932)...
    • Contributor: Down Hill Strugglers (Musical Group) - Library of Congress. Music Division - Cohen, John - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.). Millennium Stage - American Folklife Center
    • Date: 2015
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    Open mic : a conversation with David Bromberg,
    Benjamin Botkin folklife lecture | American Folklife Center lecture, 2014-03-31 Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    David Bromberg, multi-instrumentalist, singer, songwriter, violin authority, and storyteller, was a featured presenter in the Benjamin Botkin Folklife Lecture series on March 31, 2014, and launched the American Folklife Center's new interview series, "Open Mic: Conversations About Tradition and Inspiration," co-sponsored by the American Folklife Center and the Library of Congress Music Division. Bromberg discussed his musical upbringing, lessons with the Reverend Gary Davis,...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress. Music Division - Bromberg, David - Groce, Nancy - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - American Folklife Center - Ward-Bamford, Carol Lynn
    • Date: 2014
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    Billy McComiskey with family and friends, Irish traditional music and dance from Maryland,
    American Folklife Center concert, 2016-06-28 | Homegrown 2016, the music of America | Billy McComiskey Family Band Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Video recording, sound recording, and photographs of a concert in the Coolidge Auditorium, Thomas Jefferson Building, Library of Congress on June 28, 2016 as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. Billy McComiskey is one of the nation's leading players of Irish traditional music. He has won the All-Ireland championship on the button accordion, and is a veteran of...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress. Music Division - McComiskey, Billy - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.). Millennium Stage - Bretholz, Myron - American Folklife Center
    • Date: 2016
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    Grupo Rebolú : Afro-Colombian music from New York concert,
    American Folklife Center concert, 2018-08-08 | Grupo Rebolú: Afro-Colombian Music from New York | Homegrown 2018, the music of America Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Video recording, sound recording, and photographs of a concert in the Coolidge Auditorium, Thomas Jefferson Building, Library of Congress on August 8, 2018 as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. Grupo Rebolú is an Afro-Colombian musical ensemble that includes some of the finest Colombian musicians in the United States. The group was created by Ronald Polo (a vocalist,...
    • Contributor: Grupo Rebolú (Musical Group) - Library of Congress. Music Division - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2018
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    Gabriel Muñoz and Melodias Borinqueñas : Puerto Rican folk music from New Jersey,
    American Folklife Center concert, 2016-09-22 | Gabriel Muñoz and Melodias Borinqueñas, Puerto Rican folk music from New Jersey. | Gabriel Muñoz & Melodias Borinqueñas | Homegrown 2016, the music of America Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Video recording, sound recording, and photographs of a concert in the Coolidge Auditorium, Thomas Jefferson Building, Library of Congress on September 22, 2016 as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. On his 15th birthday, Gabriel Muñoz received his first cuatro as a gift. He began honing his skills on the instrument through constant practice and immersing himself in...
    • Contributor: Melodias Borinqueñas. - Library of Congress. Music Division - American Folklife Center - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.). Millennium Stage - Muñoz, Jose Gabriel - Sheehy, Daniel - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2016
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    Alash Ensemble : Music from the Republic of Tuva,
    American Folklife Center concert, 2019-03-27 | Homegrown 2018, the music of America Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Video recording, sound recording, and photographs of a concert in the Coolidge Auditorium, Thomas Jefferson Building, Library of Congress on March 27, 2019 as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. The Alash Ensemble are masters of Tuvan throat singing, a remarkable technique for singing multiple pitches at the same time. Masters of traditional Tuvan instruments as well as...
    • Contributor: Alash (Musical Group) - Library of Congress. Music Division - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2019
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    Ara Dinkjian and Zulal perform traditional Armenian music and song,
    American Folklife Center concert, 2015-05-28 | Traditional Armenian music and song | Homegrown 2015, the music of America Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Video recording, sound recording, and photographs of a concert in the Whittall Pavilion, Thomas Jefferson Building, Library of Congress on May 28, 2015 as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. Ara Dinkjian is an American born composer, oud player, organist, and multi-instrumentalist, who grew up with traditional Armenian music. His earliest professional musical experience was accompanying his father...
    • Contributor: Zulal (Musical Group) - Library of Congress. Music Division - Dinkjian, Ara - American Folklife Center - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.). Millennium Stage - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2015
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    Eddie Bond and the New Ballard's Branch Bogtrotters: old-time Appalachian fiddling from Virginia,
    American Folklife Center concert, 2018-09-26 | https://www.loc.gov/item/webcast-8519/ | Homegrown 2018, the music of America Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Video recording, sound recording, and photographs of a concert in the Coolidge Auditorium, Thomas Jefferson Building, Library of Congress on September 26, 2018 as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. Eddie Bond and the New Ballard's Branch Bogtrotters perform old-time Appalachian fiddle music from Virginia.
    • Contributor: New Ballard's Branch Bogtrotters (Musical Group) - Library of Congress. Music Division - Bond, Eddie - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - American Folklife Center
    • Date: 2018
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    Spyros Koliavasilis and Karpouzi Trio concert collection,
    American Folklife Center concert, 2014-05-07 | Spyros Koliavasilis & Karpouzi Trio: Music from Greece & Asia Minor | Karpouzi Trio : music from Greece and Asia Minor | Homegrown 2014, the music of America Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Video recording, sound recording, and photographs of a concert in the Whittal Pavillion, Library of Congress on May 7, 2014 as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. Spyros Koliavasilis' research focuses on the music, composers and singers of the past. His area of special scholarship has been the Asia Minor region called Mikrasia, but his interests and expertise...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress. Music Division - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - Koliavasilis, Spyros - Loomis, Margaret - Newman, Len - American Folklife Center
    • Date: 2014
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    Dale Ann Bradley Band bluegrass concert celebrating the Library's collections from Kentucky,
    American Folklife Center concert, 2016-12-07 | Dale Ann Bradley Band | Homegrown 2016, the music of America Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Video recording, sound recording, and photographs of a concert in the Coolidge Auditorium, Thomas Jefferson Building, Library of Congress on December 7, 2016 as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. The concert was the culmination of a day of events celebrating the occasion of the 40th anniversary of the founding of the American Folklife Center and featured a...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress. Music Division - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.). Millennium Stage - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2016
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    Georgian liturgical polyphony performed by The Anchiskhati Ensemble, with ethnomusicologist Dr. John A. Graham,
    American Folklife Center concert, 2016-03-10 | American Folklife Center lecture, 2016-03-10 | Orthodox Paschal Cycle: Georgian Liturgical Polyphony, Folksongs and Instrumentals | The Anchiskhati Ensemble, with ethnomusicologist Dr. John A. Graham | Homegrown 2016, the music of America Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Video recording, sound recording, and photographs of a concert in the Whittall Pavilion, Thomas Jefferson Building, Library of Congress on March 10, 2016 as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. The Anchiskhati Ensemble (Tbilisi, Georgia) presented "The Orthodox Paschal Cycle: Georgian Liturgical Polyphony, Folksongs and Instrumentals," a program of Easter and Lenten music from the Orthodox paschal cycle...
    • Contributor: Graham, John A. - Library of Congress. Music Division - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.). Millennium Stage - Tʻbilisis Ančʻisxatis Tażari. Gundi - American Folklife Center
    • Date: 2016
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    Cedric Watson : Cajun, Creole and Zydeco Music from Texas,
    American Folklife Center concert, 2019-07-25 | x | Homegrown 2019, the music of America Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Video recording, sound recording, and photographs of a concert in the Coolidge Auditorium, Thomas Jefferson Building, Library of Congress on July 25, 2019 as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. Cedric Watson, a four-time Grammy-nominated fiddler, singer, accordionist, and songwriter, is one of the brightest contemporary talents to emerge in Cajun, Creole and Zydeco music over the last...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress. Music Division - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2019
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    Esma Redzepova & Folk Masters performing Romani (Gypsy) and Macedonian music,
    Esma Redzepova and Folk Masters performing Romani (Gypsy) and Macedonian music | American Folklife Center concert, 2016-04-20 | Homegrown 2016, the music of America Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Video recording, sound recording, and photographs of a concert in the Coolidge Auditorium, Thomas Jefferson Building, Library of Congress on April 20, 2016 as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center, featuring Esma Redzepova and Folk Masters. Esma Redzepova is the "Queen of Romani Songs." Born in Skopje, Republic of Macedonia, she began her professional career at the age...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress. Music Division - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.). Millennium Stage - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - Redžepova, Esma
    • Date: 2016
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    Sheila Kay Adams : musician and storyteller from North Carolina,
    American Folklife Center concert, 2017-04-19 | Sheila Kay Adams | Homegrown 2017, the music of America Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Video recording, sound recording, and photographs of a concert in the Whittall Pavilion, Thomas Jefferson Building, Library of Congress on April 19, 2017 as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. North Carolina folksinger and storyteller Sheila Kay Adams performed folksongs, ballads, and told stories.
    • Contributor: Library of Congress. Music Division - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.). Millennium Stage - American Folklife Center - Adams, Sheila Kay - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2017
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    Norwegian and Swedish fiddle styles with Andrea Hoag and Loretta Kelley,
    American Folklife Center concert, 2015-02-18 | American Folklife Center lecture, 2015-02-18 | Norwegian and Swedish fiddle styles | Homegrown 2015, the music of America Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Video recording, sound recording, and photographs of a concert in the Whittall Pavilion, Thomas Jefferson Building, Library of Congress on February 18, 2015 as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. The concert features a demonstration tour of Norwegian and Swedish fiddle styles with Andrea Hoag (violin) and Loretta Kelley (violin, Hardingfele/Hardanger fiddle) with their discussion of the traditional...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress. Music Division - Kelley, Loretta - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.). Millennium Stage - Hoag, Andrea - American Folklife Center
    • Date: 2015
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    Jayme Stone's Folklife concert,
    American Folklife Center concert, 2017-05-04 | Jayme Stone's Folklife | Homegrown 2017, the music of America Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Video recording, sound recording, and photographs of a concert in the Coolidge Auditorium, Thomas Jefferson Building, Library of Congress on May 4, 2017 as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. Banjoist and composer Jayme Stone and his band in concert featuring interpretations of materials from the Alan Lomax Collection. In 2015, Stone issued Jayme Stone's Lomax Project (2015),...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress. Music Division - Stone, Jayme - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.). Millennium Stage - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2017
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    Sones de México Ensemble : Mexican American music and dance from Chicago,
    American Folklife Center concert, 2015-09-15 | Homegrown 2015, the music of America Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Video recording, sound recording, and photographs of a concert in the Coolidge Auditorium, Thomas Jefferson Building, Library of Congress on September 15, 2015 as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center featuring the Sones de México Ensemble consisting of musicians Juan Díes, Lorena Iñiguez, Juan Rivera, Zacbé Pichardo, Gonzalo Córdova, and Javier Saume-Mazzei. The Mexican folk musical group specializes...
    • Contributor: Díes, Juan - Library of Congress. Music Division - Herrera, Juan Felipe - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.). Millennium Stage - Sones De México Ensemble Chicago - American Folklife Center
    • Date: 2015
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    Al. Spendiaryan Qanon Ensemble concert : Traditional Armenian qanon music,
    American Folklife Center concert, 2018-06-26 | Homegrown 2018, the music of America Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Video recording, sound recording, and photographs of a concert in the Coolidge Auditorium, Thomas Jefferson Building, Library of Congress on June 26, 2018 as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center.
    • Contributor: Library of Congress. Music Division - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2018
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    Artemio Posadas : Mexican music and dance from California,
    American Folklife Center concert, 2016-09-28 | Artemio Posadas: Mexican music and dance from California | Homegrown 2016, the music of America Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Video recording, sound recording, and photographs of a concert in the Coolidge Auditorium, Thomas Jefferson Building, Library of Congress on September 28, 2016 as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. National Endowment for the Arts National Heritage Fellow and 2016 Bess Lomas Hawes award recipient Artemio Posadas is a musician, dancer, teacher, and tireless cultural organizer. He was...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress. Music Division - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.). Millennium Stage - American Folklife Center - Posadas Jiménez, Artemio - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2016
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    Folk music from the Slovak mountains, lecture/demonstration of the fujara and other overtone flutes
    Folk music from the Slovak mountains | Benjamin Botkin folklife lecture | American Folklife Center lecture, 2010-05-27 Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Video recording and photographs of a lecture delivered by Bob Rychlik in the Mary Pickford Theater, Library of Congress, on May 27, 2010, as part of the Benjamin Botkin Folklife Lecture series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. Rychlik discusses the history of flutes from the Slovak mountain region, plays selections on the fujara and other flutes and sings traditional songs. The lecture was...
    • Contributor: American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - Library of Congress. Music Division - American Musical Instrument Society - Rychlik, Bob
    • Date: 2010
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    Eva Salina and Peter Stan: Serbian Roma Music,
    American Folklife Center concert, 2019-05-16 | Eva Salina & Peter Stan: Serbian Roma Music Concert | Homegrown 2018, the music of America Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Video recording, sound recording, and photographs of a concert in the Coolidge Auditorium, Thomas Jefferson Building, Library of Congress on May 16, 2019 as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. California-grown, Brooklyn-based Eva Salina is a groundbreaking interpreter of Balkan Romani songs. Raised in the US Balkan Diaspora, Eva's mentors are some of the greatest living Balkan musicians....
    • Contributor: Library of Congress. Music Division - Salina, Eva - Stan, Peter - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - American Folklife Center
    • Date: 2019
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    Onnik Dinkjian: The Soul of Dikranagerd concert,
    American Folklife Center concert, 2018-07-03 | Homegrown 2018, the music of America | Ara & Onnik Dinkjian Sextet Concert Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Video recording, sound recording, and photographs of a concert in the Coolidge Auditorium, Thomas Jefferson Building, Library of Congress on July 3, 2018 as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. Onnik Dinkjian is one of America's most renowned Armenian folk and liturgical singer. He has preserved Armenian folk songs from the villages of Anatolia in Eastern Turkey, especially...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress. Music Division - Dinkjian, Ara - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - American Folklife Center
    • Date: 2018
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    From the Mountains to the Sea : the Anne and Frank Warner collection, Presented by Jeff Warner and Gerret Warner,
    American Folklife Center concert, 2018-07-20 | From the Mountains to the Sea: The Anne & Frank Warner Collection | Homegrown 2018, the music of America Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Video recording, sound recording, and photographs of a presentation and concert in the Mumford Room, James Madison Building, Library of Congress on July 20, 2018 as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. A live presentation with multimedia, focusing on the Anne and Frank Warner collection. The Anne and Frank Warner collection is one of the great treasures in...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress. Music Division - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - Folklore Society of Greater Washington - Warner, Jeff - Warner, Gerret - American Folklife Center
    • Date: 2018