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    1982 Neptune Plaza Concert Series collection, Catalog Record Only The collection consists of manuscript materials, sound recordings, and photographs documenting the performance of Irish music, Ghanaian music and dance, Japanese koto music, Mexican string band music, Senegalese music, and West Virginia old-time music recorded live outdoors on Neptune Plaza in front of the Thomas Jefferson Building, Library of Congress, at concerts from April through October 1982, sponsored by the American Folklife Center and ...
    • Contributor: Kouyate, Djimo - Morris, Dave - Addy, Yacub - Irish Tradition (Musical Group) - Washington Toho Koto Society - Pregoneros Del Puerto - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - National Council for the Traditional Arts
    • Date: 1982
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    Sam Eskin collection, Catalog Record Only Collection consists of manuscripts, field recordings, photographs, and ephemera documenting folk music and folk music revivals in the United States, Canada, and Mexico from 1938 to 1966; plus manuscripts and field recordings of mostly unidentified artists performing folk music in Jamaica, Cuba, England, Scotland, Ireland, Spain, Sweden, Israel, Lebanon, Syria, Morocco, Hong Kong, Philippines, India, and Thailand from 1953 to 1969 collected by Sam ...
    • Date: 1939
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    Koto music by composer and koto master Brian Yamakoshi, Catalog Record Only Sound and video recordings of a concert performed by composer and koto master Brian Yamakoshi performing his own compositions at the Library of Congress, Coolidge Auditorium, on May 7, 2001, co-sponsored by the 2001 Asian Pacific American Heritage Month Planning Committee and the American Folklife Center. Collection also includes a publicity photograph of Brian Yamakoshi with the koto and 23 photographs of Brian Yamakoshi ...
    • Contributor: Yamakoshi, Brian - American Folklife Center - Library of Congress. Asian Division - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2001
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    Redwood Canyon Ramblers collection. Catalog Record Only Collection of audio and video studio recordings, demo/audition tapes, live recordings at various clubs, coffehouses, and auditoriums; jam sessions; and radio programs featuring the Redwood Canyon Ramblers, including a show from Radio Kansai, Kobe, Hyogo, Japan (1991).
    • Contributor: Rosenberg, Neil V. - Mitsui, Tōru - Hambly, Scott - Smith, Mayne - Redwood Canyon Ramblers - Carroll County Country Boys
    • Date: 1959