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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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    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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    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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    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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    John McCutcheon : Traditional Folk Music From the American Folklife Center Archive,
    American Folklife Center concert, 2018-09-12 | John McCutcheon in 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 September 12, 2018 as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. McCutcheon played music from the American Folklife Center's collections, including material from Woody Guthrie and Pete Seeger's collections, as well as his own.
    • Contributor: Library of Congress. Music Division - McCutcheon, John - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • 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
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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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    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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    Alan Lomax Centennial Showcase at the Folk Alliance International Conference, 2015 February 21
    American Folklife Center concert, 2017-09-21 | American Folklife Center/Folk Alliance Lomax Challenge | Alan Lomax Open Mic Catalog Record Only
    In celebration of the 100th birthday of Alan Lomax (1915-2002), a non-juried performance showcase session was held at the Folk Alliance International, 27th annual conference, February 21, 2015 in Kansas City, Missouri, which featured performances of songs and tunes that Alan Lomax collected during his career. This collection includes video documentation of 19 performances at this conference session hosted by Jennifer Cutting and Stephen...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress. Music Division - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.). Millennium Stage - Flemons, Dom - Seeger, Peggy - American Folklife Center
    • Date: 2015