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Multicultural Media (Firm : Barre, Vt.)

Overview
Works: 69 works in 127 publications in 2 languages and 4,213 library holdings
Genres: Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Drama  Educational films  Music  Ethnographic films  Filmed operas  Short films  Film adaptations 
Classifications: ML3549, 781.62960
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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( Visual )

2 editions published in 1996 in Undetermined and English and held by 308 WorldCat member 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( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a wealth of ethnic music from the Americas. Most segments are short. Includes folk music, folk songs, performances on traditional musical instruments, dances, and religious or ritual performances. The tapes contain no spoken introduction or explanation, but the booklets contain: overview essays that discuss entire traditions; selection descriptions that present information about each cut; and resource material, including suggestions for listening, viewing, and reading. The quality of the recording varies from segment to segment
Khmer Court Dance( Visual )

3 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member 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
Performing arts of China : the opera by Deben Bhattacharya( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An overview of traditional Chinese opera, a complex mixture of music, mime, acrobatics and acting, including a discussion of some orchestral instruments
Island of temples( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member 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."
The JVC/Smithsonian Folkways video anthology of music and dance of the Americas( Visual )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents examples of folk music and dance traditions from Canada and the United States
Mande music and dance : performed by Mandinka musicians of The Gambia in the late twentieth century( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in Mandingo and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Performances by Gambias Mandinka musicians
El Charanguero( Visual )

3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member 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( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents examples of music and dance from Africa documented by text
The JVC Smithsonian Folkways video anthology of music and dance of Africa( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents examples of music and dance from Africa documented by text
The JVC/Smithsonian Folkways video anthology of music and dance of Europe( Visual )

in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A two-part educational project that focuses on local performance styles of song, music and dance in various European countries. Each cassette is accompanied by a book of written commentary containing background information to help the viewer better understand the performances
 
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