Yearly Archives for 2007

New Editions of Lomax / Bishop / Paulay Films

Date posted: December 31, 2007

American Patchwork, Alan Lomax’s award-winning PBS television series documenting regional American folk traditions; Oss Oss Wee Oss, four films on the Padstow May Day celebrations in Cornwall; and the Choreometrics series Rhythms of Earth, are being made available on DVD through Media …

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Gideon d’Arcangelo Joins the Board

Date posted: December 1, 2007

The Board of Directors of ACE welcomes Gideon D’Arcangelo, an interactive media designer, teacher, and radio producer. A partner in ESI Design in New York City, D’Arcangelo’s recent projects include the World Hunger Action Center for Mercy Corps (opening September …

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Music and Genetic Affiliations in Africa

Date posted: November 23, 2007

A paper on the co-evolution of musical styles and genetic change in sub-Saharan African populations was read by Floyd Reed (U. of Maryland) at the Annual Meeting of the American Anthropological Society on Nov. 23, 2007. Coauthored by Reed and …

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Hally Wood Tribute at Living Room

Date posted: September 30, 2007

A tribute to the late folk singer, Hally Wood, was held at the Living Room in Manhattan’s lower East Side on September 30. Sharing songs and memories were folk music legends Jean Ritchie, Oscar Brand, John Cohen, Jerry Epstein, Joe …

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Emmy Nomination: Lomax the Songhunter

Date posted: September 26, 2007

Lomax the Songhunter (2004), produced by Joost Verhey for MM Filmprodukties in co-production with Netherland Programmes Service, was nominated for an Emmy Award in the category of Outstanding Arts & Culture Programming. The News & Documentary Emmy Awards ceremony took …

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