A catalog of the holdings of books, journals, and other materials held by OCLC (Online Computer Library Center) member libraries. Includes manuscripts, maps, films and sound recordings. Covers works published before 1,000 BC-present.
2004, with Abdoulaye Camara and Nikola Clay ; dance master and co-producer, Abdoulaye Camara ; dancer, co-producer, and assistant editor, Nikola Clay. ""Abdoulaye Camara teaches 5 West African choreographies: yolé, a traditional mask dance from the Temne people of Sierra Leone near the Guinean border [that] is danced by young and old at nearly all festive occasions ; kuku, from the forest region of Guinea, a rhythm originally used to welcome initiates back into the village; tiriba, a welcoming dance of the Baga people from North Western Guinea; mandiani, a traditional Malinke rhythm from Eastern Guinea, originally danced by the young girls of the village before coming of age; [and] telefone, a recently composed rhythm and dance from Guinea"
1991, "Kemoko Sano and several of the dancers from Ballets Africains demonstrate ethnic dances from the republic of Guinea. Includes footage of an opening night performance at London's Sadler's Wells Theatre, Sept. 18, 1990."
Streaming video of dance productions and documentaries by influential performers and companies of the 20th century. Selections cover world dance, ballet, tap, jazz, contemporary, experimental, and improvisational dance, as well as forerunners of the forms and the pioneers of modern concert dance. Videos can be browsed by people, role, ensemble, genre, and venue. Material types include documentaries, editorials, instructional, interviews, and performances.
AVON includes documentaries, interviews, performances, news programs and newsreels, field recordings, commercials, and raw footage in all academic areas. Users will find thousands of award-winning films, including Academy, Emmy, and Peabody winners.
Provides access to streaming documentaries of over 900 titles in the humanities and social sciences produced from 1978-present. Topical coverage includes race and gender studies, human rights, globalization and global studies, multiculturalism, international relations, criminal justice, the environment, bioethics, health, political science and current events, psychology, arts, literature, and more.
Streaming videos of important opera performances, captured through staged productions, interviews, and documentaries. Selections represent the world's leading performers, conductors, and opera houses and are based on a work's importance to the operatic canon. BRYN MAWR has the majority but not all videos in this collection.