About Smithsonian Global Sound
  • Provides the published recordings from the Smithsonian Folkways Recordings label and the archival audio collections of the legendary Folkways Records, Cook, Dyer-Bennet, Fast Folk, Monitor, Paredon and other labels
  • Also includes music recorded in Africa by Dr. Hugh Tracey for the International Library of African Music (ILAM) at Rhodes University.
  • Also includes music recorded on the South Asian subcontinent from the Archive Research Centre for Ethnomusicology (ARCE).
  • Users have the option of registering to create profiles and playlists.
  • Registered users can purchase downloaded music.

Concurrent Users: unlimited

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