Skip to main content Smithsonian Institution

Search Results

Collections Search Center
16,715 documents - page 1 of 500Result pages are truncated to 500.

January 20, 2010: Culture Fix: Yoruba Palace Doors by Areogun

Creator:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Podcast
MIME Type:
audio/mpeg
Uploaded:
Wed, 20 Jan 2010 15:00:00 EST
Topic:
Cultural property  Search this
See more episodes:
Smithsonian magazine's Museum Day September 25th 2010
Data Source:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:podcasts_e96d4c177d8fdb7ed961188518b06d1a

Owo : a Yoruba frontier kingdom, Southwestern Nigeria : Owo Kingdom, Eastern Yorubaland, Southwestern Nigeria : a study of history, politics and society in an African ethnic frontier zone / J. Oladipo Olugbadehgan

Author:
Olugbadehan, J. Oladipo  Search this
Type:
Books
Place:
Owo (Kingdom)
Date:
2010
Topic:
History  Search this
Owo Yoruba  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1114195

Owo-Benin relations in the precolonial era : a reassessment

Author:
Olugbadehan, Oladipo Joseph  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Benin (Kingdom)
Owo (Nigeria)
Date:
1988
Topic:
Owo  Search this
History  Search this
Call number:
DT1 .A259
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_502500

Ifa festival in Ile-Ife / Adesoji D. N. Ogunmola

Author:
Ogunmola, Adesoji D. N  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Nigeria
Ife
Date:
2006
Topic:
Festivals  Search this
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Ifa (Religion)  Search this
Orunmila (Yoruba deity)  Search this
Call number:
DT515 .N686
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1016854

Kelekele ifom obo/ Bara sanabo bara wiliwilim obo [sound recording]

Creator:
Brown, Richard Abe  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 78 rpm ; 10 in
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Place:
Nigeria
Topic:
Yoruba (African people)  Search this
Local number:
Decca 20145
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_367028

The fashionable world of the Yoruba / Judith Perani and Norma H. Wolff

Author:
Perani, Judith  Search this
Wolff, Norma Hackleman 1933-  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Nigeria, Western
Date:
1999
Topic:
Aso oke  Search this
Yoruba weaving  Search this
Textile fabrics, Yoruba--Social aspects  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Clothing  Search this
Lurex (TM) textiles  Search this
Call number:
NX705.5 .A357 1999X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_751955

Selections from Oba Ko So (The King Did Not Hang) [sound recording]

Composer:
Ladipo, Duro  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
Nigerians  Search this
Yoruba (African people)  Search this
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Date:
1966
Topic:
World music  Search this
Opera  Search this
Local number:
Ariki 1
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. rrr
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_356235

The Yoruba/Dahomean Collection: Orishas Across the Ocean [sound recording]

Liner notes:
Marks, Morton  Search this
Bilby, Kenneth M. 1953-  Search this
Performer:
Biddle, Andrew  Search this
Rigueiro, Guillermo  Search this
Dominguez, M. Portillo  Search this
Martinez, Carndido  Search this
Yenkins, Alberto  Search this
Hernandez, Fernando  Search this
Sotomayor, Iners  Search this
Santa Cruz, Miguel  Search this
Gonzalez, Juan  Search this
Buckley, Margaret  Search this
Alexander, Joe  Search this
Manoel's Group  Search this
Shimiya's group  Search this
Vidal's group  Search this
Niño (Musical group)  Search this
Producer:
Hart, Mickey  Search this
Jabbour, Alan  Search this
Lieberman, Fredric  Search this
Recorder:
Boulton, Laura 1899-1980  Search this
Herskovits, Melville J. (Melville Jean) 1895-1963  Search this
Liscano, Juan 1915-2001  Search this
Cabrera, Lydia  Search this
Tarafa, Josefina  Search this
Physical description:
1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in
Culture:
Haitians  Search this
Brazilians  Search this
Cubans  Search this
Trinidadians  Search this
Afro-Caribbean  Search this
Yoruba (African people)  Search this
Orishas  Search this
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Place:
Haiti
Brazil
Salvador (Brazil)
Venezuela
Matanzas (Cuba)
Cuba
Havana (Cuba)
Port of Spain (Trinidad and Tobago)
Trinidad and Tobago
Benin
Date:
1998
Topic:
World music  Search this
Haiti--Songs and music  Search this
Brazil--Songs and music  Search this
Religious  Search this
Cuba--Songs and music  Search this
Rattle (Musical instrument)  Search this
Drum  Search this
Ogan (Bell)  Search this
Bells  Search this
Sticks (Musical instrument)  Search this
Bata (Drum)  Search this
Guiro  Search this
Guataca  Search this
Spoons (Musical instrument)  Search this
Bottles  Search this
Voodooism  Search this
Orisha religion  Search this
Candomblé (Religion)  Search this
Bori (Cult)  Search this
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Initiation  Search this
ObaluaieÌ (Afro-Brazilian deity)  Search this
EshuÌ (Afro-Caribbean deity)  Search this
Santeria  Search this
Yemaja (Yoruba deity)  Search this
Funeral rites and ceremonies  Search this
Local number:
Rykodisc 10405
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. Listening only. No Duplication Allowed
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_358181

Drums of Passion: The Invocation [sound recording]

Producer:
Olatunji, Babatunde  Search this
Hart, Mickey  Search this
Physical description:
1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in
Culture:
Nigerians  Search this
Yoruba (African people)  Search this
Orishas  Search this
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Place:
California
Berkeley (Calif.)
United States
Nigeria
Date:
1988
Topic:
Religious  Search this
World music  Search this
Africa--Songs and music  Search this
Drum  Search this
Percussion instruments  Search this
Orishas  Search this
Religion  Search this
Local number:
Rykodisc 10102
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. Listening only. No Duplication Allowed
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_359766

Oseni Ejire and His Sakara Group [sound recording]

Artist:
Ejire, Oseni  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
Yoruba (African people)  Search this
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Place:
Africa
Topic:
World music  Search this
Local number:
EMI 5014
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. Listening only. No Duplication Allowed
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_360116

Orin Muritala Alhaji / Orin Karimu Kotun [sound recording]

Creator:
Abibus, Abibu Olawa  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 78 rpm ; 10 in
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Place:
Nigeria
Topic:
Yoruba (African people)  Search this
Local number:
Decca 20142
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_367026

Ege fun sodeke /Ege fun lumiloye, apati ati somoye [sound recording]

Creator:
Adeleye, M. Toriola  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 78 rpm ; 10 in
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Place:
Nigeria
Topic:
Yoruba (African people)  Search this
Local number:
Decca 20143
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_367027

Yoruba Bata dums [sound recording] : Elewe music and dance / recorded ... by G. Odukwe Sackeyfio

Title:
Yoruba Elewe- Bata drums and dance
Recorder:
Sackeyfio, G. Odukwe  Search this
Performer:
Lu, Iya  Search this
Abo, Emile  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
Yoruba (African people)  Search this
Nigerians  Search this
Type:
Phonograph records
Music
Place:
Nigeria
Date:
1980
Topic:
Yoruba (African people)  Search this
Folk music  Search this
Folk dance music  Search this
Local number:
FW04294
Folkways 4294
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access
See more items in:
Folkways Records Collection 1948-1986
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_232109
Online Media:

Negro folk music of Africa and America [sound recording] / edited by Harold Courlander

Commentator:
Courlander, Harold 1908-1996  Search this
Waterman, Richard Alan 1914-  Search this
Performer:
Maman, Chere  Search this
Reed, Dock  Search this
Amerson, Rich  Search this
Coleman, Earthy Anne  Search this
Hibler, Rosie  Search this
Physical description:
2 phonograph records : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
Zulu (African people)  Search this
African Americans  Search this
South Africans  Search this
African  Search this
Yoruba (African people)  Search this
Nigerians  Search this
Igbo (African people)  Search this
Sudanese  Search this
Ethiopians  Search this
Amhara (African people)  Search this
Brazilians  Search this
Haitians  Search this
Colombians  Search this
Puerto Ricans  Search this
Lucumi  Search this
Cubans  Search this
Trinidadians  Search this
Anglo-American  Search this
Americans  Search this
Type:
Phonograph records
Place:
Africa
South America
Southern states
Southern States
Date:
1951
Topic:
World music  Search this
Folk music  Search this
Folk dance music  Search this
Folk songs, English  Search this
Local number:
FW04500
Folkways 4500
Folkways 450
Restrictions & Rights:
Access by appointment
See more items in:
Folkways Records Collection 1948-1986
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_232254
Online Media:

African and Afro-American drums [sound recording] / edited by Harold Courlander

Commentator:
Courlander, Harold 1908-1996  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
Watutsi  Search this
Rwandans  Search this
Badouma  Search this
Yoruba (African people)  Search this
Nigerians  Search this
Mbala (African people)  Search this
Bantu  Search this
Zingili  Search this
South Africans  Search this
Mahafaly (Malagasy people)  Search this
Bahamians  Search this
Cubans  Search this
Lucumi  Search this
Haitians  Search this
Brazilians  Search this
Virgin Islands  Search this
Djuka people  Search this
African Americans  Search this
Americans  Search this
Type:
Phonograph records
Place:
Africa
Madagascar
Suriname
Date:
1954
Topic:
Percussion ensembles  Search this
Drum language  Search this
Songs and music  Search this
Local number:
FW04502
Folkways 4502
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access
See more items in:
Folkways Records Collection 1948-1986
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_232256

Africa south of the Sahara [sound recording] / compiled by Harold Courlander ; notes by Alan P. Merriam

Commentator:
Merriam, Alan P. 1923-1980  Search this
Courlander, Harold 1908-1996  Search this
Physical description:
2 phonograph records : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
Zulu (African people)  Search this
Swazi (African people)  Search this
Chopi (African people)  Search this
Amakwavi  Search this
Bushmen  Search this
Tswana (African people)  Search this
Luchosi  Search this
Gangele  Search this
Tutsi (African people)  Search this
Batwa (African people)  Search this
Hororo  Search this
Shi (African people)  Search this
Mbuti (African people)  Search this
Pende (African people)  Search this
Sudanese  Search this
Mahafaly (Malagasy people)  Search this
Malagasy Republic  Search this
Ibani  Search this
Yoruba (African people)  Search this
Bulu (African people)  Search this
Bambara (African people)  Search this
Ewe (African people)  Search this
Acoli (African people)  Search this
Kwiri (African people)  Search this
Mboko  Search this
Makua (African people)  Search this
Boungomo  Search this
Babinga (African people)  Search this
Wolof (African people)  Search this
Type:
Phonograph records
Place:
Africa
Date:
1957
Topic:
World music  Search this
Folk music  Search this
Folk dance music  Search this
Local number:
FW04503
Folkways 4503
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access
See more items in:
Folkways Records Collection 1948-1986
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_232257
Online Media:

Music of the world's peoples, vol. 1 [sound recording] / edited by Henry Cowell

Commentator:
Cowell, Henry 1897-1965  Search this
Performer:
Toohey, Patrick J.  Search this
Faraui, Rupe  Search this
Teuria, Tukua Tauhere  Search this
Thyodvisa, Thorsteirin E.  Search this
Ricardo, Niño 1904-1972  Search this
Cover designer:
Clyne, Ronald 1925-2006  Search this
Physical description:
2 phonograph records : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
Georgians (Transcaucasians)  Search this
Malagasy Republic  Search this
Japanese  Search this
Yoruba (African people)  Search this
Nigerians  Search this
Indian  Search this
French  Search this
Russians  Search this
Indonesians  Search this
Tahitians  Search this
Tibetans  Search this
Americans  Search this
Icelanders  Search this
Spaniards  Search this
Type:
Phonograph records
Place:
Spain
Date:
1951
Topic:
Folk music  Search this
Folk dance music  Search this
Flamenco music  Search this
Local number:
FW04504
Folkways 4504
Folkways 504
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access
See more items in:
Folkways Records Collection 1948-1986
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_232258
Online Media:

Smithsonian Folkways World Music Collection [sound recording]

Producer:
Seeger, Anthony  Search this
Performer:
Ato Bortsie, Stanley  Search this
Quartey, Ato  Search this
Yamoah, Ernest  Search this
Saunders, Nat  Search this
Celise, Zitga and Peterson  Search this
Simeon, Ives  Search this
Jean-Paul, Christiana  Search this
Spence, Joseph 1910-1984  Search this
Marino Rivero, René  Search this
Maralung, Alan  Search this
Zuttermeister, Emily Kauʻi  Search this
Tengah, Uda A/P  Search this
Gulina, Elena  Search this
Nikulushkina, Anastasia  Search this
Povilioniene, Veronika  Search this
Segundo, Compay  Search this
Guitar Quartet/ Coimbra  Search this
Mbuti Pygmies  Search this
Bata Ensemble  Search this
Cuerdas de Borínquen (Musical group)  Search this
Cuarteto Patria  Search this
Vodou Le  Search this
Grupo de Capoeira Angola Pelourinho (Musical group)  Search this
Tanjidor Group  Search this
Toba Ensemble  Search this
Pariangan Men's Group  Search this
Singers of Kp  Search this
Tofakhon  Search this
Nozanin  Search this
Mergen Mongush  Search this
Physical description:
1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in
Culture:
Ghanaians  Search this
Pgymy  Search this
Zairean  Search this
Yoruba (African people)  Search this
Afro-Caribbean  Search this
Bahamians  Search this
Puerto Ricans  Search this
Americans  Search this
Cubans  Search this
Haitians  Search this
Maroons  Search this
Jamaicans  Search this
St. Lucian  Search this
Brazilians  Search this
Uruguayans  Search this
Peruvians  Search this
Aboriginal  Search this
Australians  Search this
Hawaiians  Search this
Indonesians  Search this
Senoi (Southeast Asian people)  Search this
Malays (Asian people)  Search this
Bukharan  Search this
Russians  Search this
Tuvinians  Search this
Lithuanians  Search this
Portuguese  Search this
Type:
Compact disc
Place:
Bahamas
Puerto Rico
Indonesia
Benin
Tuva (Russia)
Date:
1997
Topic:
Hula (Dance)  Search this
World music  Search this
Popular music  Search this
Folk music  Search this
Ijo language  Search this
Goajiro Indians  Search this
Australian (Aboriginal)--Music  Search this
Songs and music  Search this
Local number:
SF-COMM-CD-40471
Smithsonian Folkways 40471
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access
See more items in:
Folkways Records Collection 1948-1986
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_233882

African and Afro-American drums [sound recording] / edited by Harold Courlander

Commentator:
Courlander, Harold 1908-1996  Search this
Physical description:
2 phonograph records : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
Watutsi  Search this
Rwandans  Search this
Badouma  Search this
Yoruba (African people)  Search this
Nigerians  Search this
Mbala (African people)  Search this
Bantu  Search this
Zingili  Search this
South Africans  Search this
Mahafaly (Malagasy people)  Search this
Bahamians  Search this
Cubans  Search this
Lucumi  Search this
Haitians  Search this
Brazilians  Search this
Virgin Islands  Search this
Djuka people  Search this
African Americans  Search this
Americans  Search this
Type:
Phonograph records
Place:
Madagascar
Suriname
Date:
1954
Topic:
Percussion ensembles  Search this
Drum language  Search this
Street music  Search this
Songs and music  Search this
Local number:
FW04502
Folkways 4502
Folkways 502
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access
See more items in:
Folkways Records Collection 1948-1986
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_246681

Africa: East and West [sound recording]

Producer:
Hood, Mantle  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Place:
Nigeria
Zambia
Ghana
Uganda
Sierra Leone
Date:
1969
Topic:
World music  Search this
Rhodesia  Search this
Ghana--Songs and music  Search this
Ashanti (African people)  Search this
Mandingo (African people)  Search this
Gã (African people)  Search this
Yoruba (African people)  Search this
Shona (African people)  Search this
Ewe (African people)  Search this
Local number:
I.E, 6751
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_314586

Modify Your Search







or


Narrow By