Sound files of traditional music from around the world, plus notes, images, video, and lesson plans. Search by culture, genre, instrument, year, etc.

Additional Information

Includes the published recordings owned by the non-profit Smithsonian Folkways Recordings label and the archival audio collections of the legendary Folkways Records, Cook, Dyer-Bennet, Fast Folk, Monitor, Paredon and other labels. Includes music recorded around the African continent for the International Library of African Music (ILAM) at Rhodes University and material collected on the South Asian subcontinent from the Archive Research Centre for Ethnomusicology (ARCE), sponsored by the American Institute for Indian Studies.


Coverage:
Varies - Updates vary
Vendor:
Alexander Street Press
Producer:
Alexander Street Press
Interlibrary Loan:
Secure Electronic Transmission Permitted
Simultaneous User Limit:
Unlimited simultaneous users
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