Monthly Archives for March 2012

Don Fleming, Executive Director of ACE, on the Colbert Report with Emmylou Harris and Elvis Costello

Date posted: March 8, 2012

ACE’s Executive Director Don Fleming and music greats Elvis Costello and Emmylou Harris discuss the the folk music legacy of Alan Lomax with Stephen Colbert, followed by a performance of three songs from the Alan Lomax Archive: “Go To Sleepy …

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Ace Online Archive Goes Live

Date posted: March 1, 2012

The Alan Lomax Archive and the Association for Cultural Equity is pleased to announce the launch of the ACE Online Archive – the fulfillment of over a decade of the restoration, digitization, and cataloging of Alan Lomax’s life’s work. The ACE Online Archive includes nearly 17,000 free full-streaming audio field-recordings, totaling over eight hundred hours, collected by Lomax between 1946 and 1991; scans of 5,000 photographic prints and negatives; sixteen hours of vintage radio transcriptions; and ninety hours of interviews, discussions, and lectures by Alan Lomax and his colleagues.

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