Singpho, Tai et Tangsa: un aperçu des langues de la région de l’Assam en Inde

Cet article est uniquement disponible en anglais. The Language Archive is once again offering an insight into one of the endangered languages carefully investigated and stored in our Archive. Today we will have a look into the language and culture of three communities in the Upper Assam Region in India: The Singpho, Tai and Tangsa. […]

Les Bakola : une langue et un mode de vie en danger

Cet article est uniquement disponible en anglais. In this edition of Europeana Sounds blog post, The Language Archive offers you an insight in the sounds and the culture of the Bakola, a Narrow Bantu language, with around 2,200 to 5,000 speakers, located in Camerun and Equatorial Guinea. […]

juillet 30th, 2015|Catégories sonores, Musique|0 Comments

Quand une bague tombe dans un puits

Cet article est uniquement disponible en anglais. Folk greek poetry describes the imaginative trick a certain mother is using while seeking for a groom for her daughter: Her ring fell into a well and she is promising that she will give her older daughter as a bride to the young man that will be able [...]

juillet 27th, 2015|Actualités, Musique|0 Comments

Préserver et diffuser la musique traditionnelle de Thrace

Cet article est uniquement disponible en anglais. The Music Library of Greece ‘Lilian Voudouri’ was created under an initiative of the Friends of Music Society. Their vision was that the Library would act as a pool of information for music and the arts, capable of supporting a full programme of research and education. The Library, which holds more than 135,000 items, is located inside the Athens Concert Hall, opened to the public in February 1997, and since then has functioned as an important centre of study. […]