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Multicultural Media (Firm : Barre, Vt.)

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Works: 94 works in 138 publications in 4 languages and 4,236 library holdings
Genres: Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Folk dance music  Folk music  Ethnographic films  Music  Drama  Educational films  Filmed performances  Short films 
Classifications: ML3760, 793.319
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Publications about Multicultural Media (Firm : Barre, Vt.)
Publications by Multicultural Media (Firm : Barre, Vt.)
Most widely held works about Multicultural Media (Firm : Barre, Vt.)
 
Most widely held works by Multicultural Media (Firm : Barre, Vt.)
The JVC Smithsonian Folkways video anthology of music and dance of Africa ( visu )
7 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 469 libraries worldwide
A sampling of the traditional, sacred and secular folk songs, dances, and music of the Africa
The JVC Smithsonian Folkways video anthology of music and dance of the Americas ( visu )
7 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and Multiple languages and held by 415 libraries worldwide
Presents ethnic music from the Americas, including folk music, folk songs, performances on traditional musical instruments, dances, and religious or ritual performances. Most segments are short. The tapes contain no spoken introduction or narrative. The booklets contain overview essays that discuss entire traditions, descriptions of individual selections, and resource material, including suggestions for listening, viewing, and reading
The JVC Smithsonian Folkways video anthology of music and dance of Europe ( visu )
6 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and Multiple languages and held by 329 libraries worldwide
Presents examples of music and dance from Europe documented by text
Khmer Court Dance ( visu )
3 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and held by 141 libraries worldwide
A collection of five authentic dances in the Khmer court repertoire, performed in traditional costume by masters of these dances. Paul Gravath narrates and provides excellent historical background as introduction to each dance. The dances, accompanied by traditional music performed by the Pinn Peat Ensemble, are filmed so that in each solo and group dance, the hands, feet, and body movements can be seen clearly
Island of temples ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 118 libraries worldwide
Filmed in Bali, this video illustrates the day-to-day life of the islanders, their folk songs, Gamelan orchestras and dance-dramas. The temple is the focal point of each village, where the villagers gather for religious ceremonies as well as for music and dance. The film shows two fairly long extracts from the religious dance-dramas named "Barong" and "Kecak."
Bossa nova ( visu )
2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 93 libraries worldwide
A history of the origins and development of the Brazilian bossa nova. Contains musical performances, as well as stories and reminiscences from leading figures of bossa nova and commentaries by musicians who trace its influence outside of Brazil
Mande music and dance : performed by Mandinka musicians of The Gambia in the late twentieth century by Roderic Knight( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in Mandingo and held by 84 libraries worldwide
Performances by Gambias Mandinka musicians
The JVC/Smithsonian Folkways video anthology of music and dance of the Americas by Michael Doucet( visu )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 83 libraries worldwide
Presents examples of folk music and dance traditions from Canda and the United States
Ecstatic circle by Deben Bhattacharya( visu )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 71 libraries worldwide
Presents life in Istanbul, village folk dancing and music, and the ceremonial music and dance of the Dervish religion
El Charanguero ( visu )
4 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 59 libraries worldwide
A documentary tribute to the Argentinian Indian musician, Jaime Torres, the world's foremost performer on the charango (a stringed Andean instrument). Includes live performances of charango music and a ritual to Pachamama (Mother earth) by the indigenous people of the Quebrada in Northern Argentina along with dances and music, as well as dramatic concert footage
The JVC/Smithsonian Folkways video anthology of music and dance of Africa ( visu )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 59 libraries worldwide
Presents examples of music and dance from Africa documented by text
Adaptable kingdom : music and dance from Nepal (Himalayas) ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 48 libraries worldwide
"This film takes the viewer to a kingdom in the Himalayas, where tribal animism, Buddhism, and Hinduism live in harmony. In the folklore of Nepal, religious mask-dances with the sound of large barrel drums illustrate the age-old battle between good and evil. We also hear a gayen, the itinerant singer of the Nepalese folk tradition, side-by-side with temple songs."--Container
A land of smiles by Max Reichmann( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 48 libraries worldwide
Thai folk songs and dances are filmed in performance, as is a segment from the classical epic poem/dance, the Ramayana. The program also looks at Thailand's rural cottage industries and river trade, explores temple ceremonies, architecture, and religious art as well as the Buddhist way of life in the monasteries and villages
Echoes from Tibet by Deben Bhattacharya( visu )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
Discusses the part music plays in the lives of the Tibetan Buddhists
The JVC video anthology of world music and dance ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
Presents examples of music and dance from Ireland, England, Scotland, France, Switzerland, Germany, Spain, Italy, and Greece documented by text
The JVC video anthology of world music and dance ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in Albanian and held by 43 libraries worldwide
Presents examples of music and dance from Romania, Yugoslavia, Bulgaria, and Albania documented by text
The JVC video anthology of world music and dance ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in Multiple languages and held by 42 libraries worldwide
Presents examples of music and dance from Egypt, Tunisia, Morocco, Mali, Cameroon, Zaire and Tanzania, documented by text
The JVC video anthology of world music and dance ( visu )
2 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Presents examples of music and dance from many parts of the world accompanied by supplemental text
 
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