Summary
Collection ID:
Accession 06-106
Creators:
Smithsonian Press/Smithsonian Productions
Dates:
1991-1997
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
6.5 cu. ft. (6 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
This accession consists of audio recordings documenting two similar radio series collectively known as "Folk Masters." "Folk Masters: Traditional Music in the Americas" was produced in 1991 in conjunction and features virtuosos of folk music in concert at Carnegie Hall. "Folk Masters from the Barns of Wolf Trap" was produced from 1992 to 1997 and features traditional music artists in concert at the performance facility managed by the Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts. This series was directed and hosted by folklorist Nicholas R. Spitzer and distributed by Public Radio International. Materials include session tapes, production masters, safety masters, archives, and related materials in a variety of formats.

Notes
SI Records

Using the Collection
Prefered Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 06-106, Smithsonian Press/Smithsonian Productions, Productions
Access Restriction
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Keywords
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Spitzer, Nicholas R. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Carnegie Hall (New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Public Radio International Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Folk Masters from the Barns of Wolf Trap (Radio program) Title Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Folk Masters: Traditional Music in the Americas (Radio program : 1991) Title Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Folk music Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Radio programs Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Radio -- Production and direction Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Concerts Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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