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The JVC/Smithsonian Folkways video anthology of music and dance of Africa [videorecording] / director, Hiroshi Yamamoto ; co-producer, Stephen McArthur ; a production of JVC.

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Available copies

  • 6 copies at Berklee College of Music.

Current holds

0 current holds with 6 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Media Center DVD 2297-2299 Suppl. 1 37684000902641 Media Center Desk Copy hold / Volume hold Available -
Media Center DVD 2297-2299 Suppl. 2 37684000902658 Media Center Desk Copy hold / Volume hold Available -
Media Center DVD 2297-2299 Suppl. 3 37684000902666 Media Center Desk Copy hold / Volume hold Available -
Media Center DVD 2297-2299 v. 1 37684000902617 Media Center Desk Copy hold / Volume hold Available -
Media Center DVD 2297-2299 v. 2 37684000902625 Media Center Desk Copy hold / Volume hold Available -
Media Center DVD 2297-2299 v. 3 37684000902633 Media Center Desk Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1578694183 (v. 1)
  • ISBN: 1578694191 (v. 2)
  • ISBN: 1578694205 (v. 3)
  • Physical Description: 3 videodiscs (157 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 3 books (19 cm.)
  • Publisher: [Japan?] : JVC, Victor Company of Japan ; [2005], c1996.

Content descriptions

General Note: Videodisc release of the 1996 film production.
"VTMV-218E-VTMV220E"--on containers, "JVCAFRVOL01-JVCAFRVOL03"--on discs.
Formatted Contents Note: v. 1. Egypt, Uganda, Senegal (56:38) -- v. 2. The Gambia, Liberia, Ghana, Nigeria (51:53) -- v. 3. Kenya, Malawi, Botswana, South Africa (47:38).
Creation/Production Credits Note: Associate producer, Hiroshi Yoshida ; executive producers, Katsumori Ichikawa & Yuji Ichihashi.
Summary, etc.: A three-part educational project that focuses on local performance styles to present the folk music and dance traditions of Africa. Each cassette is accompanied by a book of written commentary containing background information to help the viewer better understand the performances.
System Details Note: DVD.
Subject: Folk music > Africa
Folk dancing > Africa.
Folk dance music > Africa.
Folk songs > Africa
Music > Africa.
Dance > Africa

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