The JVC video anthology of world music and dance. Volume 27, The Americas I [electronic resource] : North American Indians and Inuit (Eskimos) / producer, Ichikawa Katsumori (JVC) ; director, Nakagawa Kunihiko (JVC), Ichihashi Yuji (JVC) ; a production of JVC, Victor Company of Japan, Limited.

Montpelier, VT : Multicultural Media, 1989.
1 online resource (55 minutes)

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Folk music -- North America.
Folk music -- Canada.
Folk dance music -- North America.
Indians of North America -- Music.
Indians of North America -- Rites and ceremonies.
Eskimos -- Music.
Eskimos -- Rites and ceremonies.
Nez Percé Indians -- Rites and ceremonies.
Documentary films.
Filmed performances.
Sung in vocables.
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Volume 27 of the JVC Video Anthology of World Music and Dance features native American traditions of North America, including Inuit drum dances, Canadian Haida totem pole ceremony and potlatch and songs and dances of the Kwakiutl; also included are numerous Nez Perce ceremonial and memorial songs, war dance, and soup dance songs; a Flathead hoop dance; Yakima women's songs, a Shoshone hoop dance and war dance. This video is part of the 30-volume JVC Video Anthology of Music and Dance of the World. THE AMERICAS I - Vol 27 -North American Indians and Inuit (Eskimos). Arctic Circle -27-1: Drum dance. 27-2/3/4: Drum dance/women's drum dance/song duel. 27-5/6/7: Drum dance (two varieties) and talium [women's sitting dance]. 27-8: Drum dance. Canada - Northwest Coast Indians - 27-9/10: Haida totem pole ceremony and potlatch. 27-11: Songs and dances of the Kwakiutl. United States of America - American Indians of the Plateau Region -27-12: "Chief Joseph memorial songs" (Nez Perce) 27-13 Ceremonial song (Nez Perce). 27-14: Song for beginning a pow-pow (Nez Perce). 27-15: Ceremonial song (Nez Perce). 27-16: War dance (Nez Perce). 27-17: Soup dance song (Nez Perce). 27-16: Hoop dance (Flathead). 27-19: "Owl song" and "Coyote song" (Nez Perce). 27-20: War dance (Nez Perce) 27-21 Rabbit dance (Nez Perce). 27-22: Song of Chief Joseph (Nez Perce). 27-23: Song sung by Yakima women. 27-24: War dance (Nez Perce). 27-25: Song for beginning a pow-wow (Nez Perce). 27-26: War dance (Nez Perce). 27-27: Rabbit dance (Nez Perce). 27-28: Hoop dance (Shoshone). 27-29: War dance.
Title from resource description page (viewed July 11, 2018).
Nakagawa, Kunihiko, director.
Ichihashi, Yuji, director.
Ichikawa, Katsumori, producer.
Nihon Bikutā Kabushiki Kaisha, production company.
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