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Coaxing the Spirits to Dance: Art of the Papuan Gulf (Art Traditions of Papuan Gulf Explored through Rare Objects and Photographs in Metropolitan Museum Exhibition) October 24, 2006 - September 2, 2007 Coaxing the Spirits to Dance: Art of the Papuan Gulf (Art Traditions of Papuan Gulf Explored through Rare Objects and Photographs in Metropolitan Museum Exhibition) October 24, 2006 - September 2, 2007 
Frank Hurley, Australian, 1885-1962, Photographer
Two Basketry Figures in front of Daima (Longhouse) at Tovei, Urama, June 26, 1921, Gelatin silver print from glass plate negative. Papua New Guinean, Urama Island, Tovei village
PHOTO CREDIT: Australian Museum, Sidney

MISSISSIPPI RECORDS TAPE SERIES, VOL 050 – ain’t life strange

mrc 050 – ain’t life strange african music A1 –Tefera Kassa Tijanko Hedetch A2 –Bahtag G. Hiwat* Tessassategn Eko A3 –Menelik Wèsnatchèw Tezeta A4 –Francis Bebey Pilgrimage To Tanglewood A5 –Sir Victor Uwaifo & His Melody Maestroes Ebibi A6 –Assegedetch Kassa Marewa A7 –Etoile International De Dakar* Dom Sou Nase Bakh B1 –Belaynesh Wabante* Ereyedemanu […]

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Musique du Burundi (Ocora ‎– OCR 40, 1968)

Musique du Burundi (Ocora ‎– OCR 40, 1968) Side A Side B Chant Avec Cithare Chant De Femmes “Ubuhuha” “Ubuhuha” Complainte Avec Vièle Monocorde Chant Et Arc Musical Chant Et Sanza Solo De Flûte “Akazéhé” Par Une Jeune Fille “Akazéhé” Par Deux Jeunes Filles Solo De Cithar Tambours “Ingoma”   *via http://nathannothinsez.blogspot.com/ decryption key in […]

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The Huntley Archive-Photographs and Cape Town Jazz Recordings – 1964 – 1974

The Huntley Archive-Photographs and Cape Town Jazz Recordings – 1964 – 1974 Ian Bruce Huntley captured more than 1500 South African jazz-related images and recorded and preserved in excess of 56 hours of reel-to-reel audio of jazz performed in Cape Town over the period 1964-1974. This site aims to make Ian’s jazz archive accessible, opening a window on a little-known era,  an ‘underground’ scene […]