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Musical Recordings: African Music

Object Details

Creator
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Scope and Contents
Instrumental and vocal music from African cultures including Akonodey by Akan Adowa musicians, Dance Of The Witch Doctor by Festival Music Of The Princess Of Dahomey, and Ewe Chorus with drum, rattle, gong.
Music. Undated.
Date
circa 1970s
Extent
1 Sound recording (open reel, 1/4 inch)
Type
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Music
Topic
African Americans
African culture
Music
Place
Africa
Anacostia (Washington, D.C.)
Washington (D.C.)
United States
Culture
African American
Citation
Musical Recordings: African Music, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier
ACMA.03-031, Item ACMA AV003448
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