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    Kevin Doyle, Irish Step Dance, September 18, 2014 at Noon (Homegrown Concerts from the Library of Congress, 2013-2014) Irish step dancer Kevin Doyle of Barrington, Rhode Island, first learned Irish step dancing as a child from his mother, who learned the steps from her mother in Ireland's County Roscommon. From the age of ten, Doyle competed successfully in many East Coast feis (competitions), earning U.S. Irish Dance Champion honors. He teaches and performs with Rhode Island Celtic music performers Pendragon, folk performers ...
    • Contributor: Doyle, Kevin - Connolly, Séamus - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - National Council for the Traditional Arts - National Endowment for the Arts. Folk Arts Program
    • Date: 2014
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    Alan Lomax collection, Collection comprises manuscripts, sound recordings, photographs, film, and videorecordings created and collected by Alan Lomax in his work documenting song, music, dance, and body movement from many cultures. Includes field recordings and photographs Lomax made in the Bahamas, the Caribbean, England, France, Georgia, Haiti, Ireland, Italy, Morocco, Romania, Russia, Scotland, Spain, the United States, and Wales, 1930s-2004; plus his worldwide collection of ethnographic documentary ...
    • Contributor: Lomax, Alan - Archive of American Folk Song - American Folklife Center - Association for Cultural Equity
    • Date: 1933