Southern New England Traditional Arts Apprenticeship Program, Year 17, 2014-2015

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2014 - 2015 (Bulk dates)

The collection comprises materials generated and collected by Lynne Williamson, Director of the CT Cultural Heritage Arts Program, during fieldwork and program activities with artists involved in this round of the Southern New England Traditional Arts Apprenticeship Program.  The program was based at the Institute for Community Research in Hartford at this time. Items include digital images and video of artists’ teaching sessions and their public presentations, recorded by Williamson. Also included are master and apprentice work samples submitted with applications, biographical and other manuscripts and flyers.

Creator and/or Contributor
Lynne Williamson (creator), John Whelan (contributor), Kunga Choekyi (contributor), Tsering Yangchen (contributor), Penpa Tsering (contributor), Song Heng (contributor), Boubacar Diebate (contributor), Dimitrios Klitsas (contributor), Maria Adams (contributor), Leslie Dockeray (contributor), Sidy Maiga (contributor), Malang Jobarteh (contributor)
Scope and Content Note

Artists’ communities and art forms represented in the apprenticeship for this round are:

Cambodian music; Irish button accordion; kora playing; decorative woodcarving; Malian drumming; Tibetan music

(digital images)
English (Languages)
Tibetan (Languages)
Manding (Languages)
Other Subject Headings
Music-Cambodia (Library of Congress Subject Headings (LCSH))
Folk music - Ireland (Library of Congress Subject Headings (LCSH))
Irish Americans - music (Library of Congress Subject Headings (LCSH))
Kora music (Library of Congress Subject Headings (LCSH))
woodcarving (Ethnographic Thesaurus (ET))
wood-carving technique (Art & Architecture Thesaurus (AAT))
musical instruments Mali (Art & Architecture Thesaurus (AAT))
talking drums (Ethnographic Thesaurus (ET))
Music-China-Tibet (Art & Architecture Thesaurus (AAT))
Geographic Coverage
Connecticut (-)
Massachusetts (-)
Rhode Island (-)
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