RE: Video search

suhr, Angie (Asuhr@library.dcr.state.nc.us)
Thu, 6 Jan 2000 11:04:56 -0800 (PST)

Thanks everyone for prompt responses. Angie

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Rick Provine [SMTP:rep3s@virginia.edu]
> Sent: Thursday, January 06, 2000 1:51 PM
> To: Multiple recipients of list
> Subject: RE: Video search
>
> JVC put out two titles that might be of use. Records below....
>
> Title:
> The JVC/Smithsonian Folkways video
> anthology of music and
> dance of the Americas
> [videorecording].
> Publication info:
> [S.l.] : JVC, Victor Company of Japan
> ;
> Montpelier, VT :
> Distributed by Multicultural Media,
> c1995.
> Description:
> 6 videocassettes (332 min.) : sd.,
> col. ;
> 1/2 in. + 6 guides (6 v. ;
> 19 cm.)
> Note:
> Videocassette release of a 1995
> production.
> Summary:
> This six-part anthology series looks
> at
> many of the folk music
> traditions in North, Central and South
> America, and the
> Caribbean Islands. At the beginning of
> each
> piece is a
> description of type of music, the
> title of
> the piece, and the names
> of the performers. Each piece is
> numbered
> on the screen for
> cross-referencing tot he guide, which
> includes descriptions and
> lyrics.
> Technical details:
> VHS format [NTSC]
> Subject:
> Folk music.
> Subject:
> Folk dancing.
> Subject:
> Folk dance music.
>
>
> Title:
> The JVC video anthology of world music
> and
> dance
> [videorecording]/ JVC Victor Company
> of Japan.
> Publication info:
> Tokyo : JVC, Victor Company of Japan
> [production company],
> 1988 ; Cambridge, MA : Rounder Records
> [distributor], [1990]
> Description:
> 30 videocassettes (1523 min.) : sd.,
> col.;
> 1/2 in. + guides (9 v ; 19
> cm.)
> Note:
> Videocassette release of a 1988
> production.
> Note:
> Accompanying guides and captions
> translated
> from Japanese
> into English; language of performances
> untranslated.
> Note:
> "Translated in collaboration with
> Smithsonian/Folkways
> Recordings"--t.p. verso in
> accompanying
> guides.
> Note:
> Produced in collaboration with the
> National
> Museum of
> Ethnology (Osaka) and
> Smithsonian/Folkways
> Records.
> Note:
> "VTMV-31-VTMV-60."--Containers.
> Summary:
> Presents examples of the diversity of
> musical and dance forms
> practiced today throughout the world.
> Technical details:
> VHS format [NTSC]
> Subject:
> Documentary films.
> Subject:
> Folk music.
> Subject:
> Folk dancing.
> Subject:
> Folk dance music.
>
> At 10:34 AM 1/6/00 -0800, you wrote:
> >Thanks, Jim. It was very thoughtful of you reminding me
> >of the set. Unfortunately we do not own the video set.
> >Someone just has given me a source who sells
> >Multicultural folk music and dance videos.
> >I spotted one for our patron to purchase. Thanks.
> >Angie
> >
> >> -----Original Message-----
> >> From: Jim Scholtz [SMTP:jscholtz@sdln.net]
> >> Sent: Thursday, January 06, 2000 1:24 PM
> >> To: Multiple recipients of list
> >> Subject: Re: Video search
> >>
> >> Angie, A few years ago, there was a big video project called the
> >> International Folk Music/Dance anthology - a multi-volume set. I
> saw
> >> it
> >> advertised in both Booklist and Library Journal and I'm sure it was
> >> reviewed in the Video Rating Guide but I have not checked any
> sources
> >> to
> >> see if the title was correct or not. Someone like Kristine
> Brancolini
> >> would know for sure. I'll just bet that if there's video
> information
> >> available on that subject it would be in that anthology. As I
> recall
> >> it
> >> was quite pricy... hope this information gives you a clue where to
> >> look.
> >> Jim Scholtz.
> >>
> >> At 09:28 AM 1/6/00 -0800, you wrote:
> >> >Our patron is looking for a video on Hawaiian folk dance called
> >> >"tininkling."
> >> >The dance was originated in Philippines and it has something to do
> >> with
> >> >bamboo. Any clue? Thanks Angie
> >> >
> >> >
> >> >
>
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