Les premiers enregistrements des Archives du Folklore letton.

Cet article est uniquement disponible en anglais. In 1924, six years after the foundation of the Latvian State, the Archives of Latvian Folklore (ALF) were founded. The aim of this institution was “to collect, publish and study” Latvian folklore. […]

janvier 30th, 2017|Actualités, Catégories sonores|0 Comments

Les créatures surnaturelles du folklore écossais

Cet article est uniquement disponible en anglais. There are many supernatural creatures to be found in Scottish folklore and this post focusses on a few of them. […]

septembre 15th, 2016|Actualités, Musique|0 Comments

Promouvoir le patrimoine sonore, une histoire italienne : Gavino Gabriel

Cet article est disponible en anglais et en italien ci-dessous. Today on our blog, we discover – thanks to the Istituto Centrale per i Beni Sonori ed Audiovisivi – the essential role of Gavino Gabriel in promoting ethnomusicology and field researching in Italy. […]

Enregistrer le folklore en Lituanie soviétique dans les années 1950 et 1960

Cet article est uniquement disponible en anglais. The oldest recordings of the archives of the Lithuanian Music and Theatre Academy (LMTA) were accumulated in the 1950s & 1960s. They are part of the Europeana Sounds corpus to be published on the Europeana platform and the Music Channel. […]

Humain, phoque ou les deux ?!

Cet article est disponible uniquement en anglais. The Europeana Sounds corpus features many stories from the European folklore. For example, stories of seals who can change into humans often feature in Scottish mythology. […]

septembre 11th, 2015|Actualités, Musique|0 Comments

Le monde à l’envers avec les Estudantinas au Portugal

Cet article est disponible uniquement en anglais. Carnival is a millenary tradition, well-known for turning the “world upside down”, by performing dances, songs and other rituals that tend to criticise power and social order. Traditional folk music plays an important role in building local, regional and national identities. […]

août 4th, 2015|Actualités, Musique|0 Comments