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Bruce Jackson on fieldwork

Right: Bruce Jackson with Diane Christian.

Among all the numerous tomes on fieldwork, I keep recommending

(e.g. here, and recently in this post on  2,895 more words

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World Music for Orchestra

recommended by Dan C. and Megan W., Orchestra Specialists

Danza de mi Corazon (Dance of My Heart) by Steven L. Rosenhaus, Grade 2.5
Composer Steven Rosenhaus always strives to have his music connect emotionally with players and audiences alike. 421 more words

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A Hue Et A Dia- Transhumances - Strasbourg, France

https://ahueetdia.bandcamp.com/album/transhumances

On A Hue Et A Dia’s website PR it mentions their traditional/improvisational vocal project as a space of freedom. This might be one PR blurb that escapes phoney hyperbole! 310 more words

Reviving culture: the Yazidis

Among all those who suffered under ISIS, the Yazidi people, and particularly its women, endured most appalling traumas. [1]

With most Yazidi populations living in north Iraq, they are ethnically Kurdish, speaking Kurmanji dialect; major locations include the pilgrimage site of Lalish and Mount Sinjar to the west. 532 more words

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Jackson's Capoeira (Tahira Rework)

Tahira is a Brazilian with a 20 year career as a DJ, music producer and vinyl digger, as well as being the founder of his own Netlabel EBS Diggin (which promotes contemporary sounds taken from the Brazilian underground music scene). 13 more words

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Vula Viel - What's Not Enough About That? (2020)

🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 What’s Vula Viel about? I feel that this music is driven by a hope of the peaceful world and also by an eternal essential feeling. 149 more words

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