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  • Tags: Guitar

Consists of audio recording of Rick Avery hosting the Mariposa in the Schools (MITS) workshop, (a program teaching children about folk music) beginning by performing "The Village Pump" with children in the audience singing along. Next Chris Whiteley…

Item consists of an audio recording of workshop about accompaniment to folk songs with Bram Morrison describing how to adapt the guitar during accompaniment. He performs "The Water is Wide" (trad.) as an example. Also contains Barry O'Neill…

Consists of a audio recording of workshop explaining how to play dobro and slide guitar, hosted by Michael Cooney and Shelley Posen. Four songs performed with technical explanations and audience question and answer periods interspersed. The first…

Consists of audio recording of a concert of Acadian music performed by Edith Butler and Donat Lacroix. Recording begins with a brief history of Acadians by Edith Butler followed by her performance of "Il me n'a voit a l'ecole(?)" and "Le Dix…

Image of two musicians: one playing mandolin and the other the guitar. These may be Frank Wakefield and John Herald of The Greenbriar Boys.

Image of Leonard Cohen in performance at the Mariposa Folk Festival, night performance, mid-range shot.

Image of Leonard Cohen in performance at the Mariposa Folk Festival, night performance, close up.

Image of Leonard Cohen in performance at the Mariposa Folk Festival, night performance, close up.

Image of Buffy Sainte-Marie at Mariposa, playing guitar with a bright spotlight in the background.

Image of Buffy Sainte-Marie at Mariposa.

Image of Buffy Sainte-Marie at Mariposa.

Image of Buffy Sainte-Marie at Mariposa, lifting her guitar to the microphone.

Image of Buffy Sainte-Marie at Mariposa, leaning down to listen as she tunes her guitar.

Image of Buffy Sainte-Marie at Mariposa, playing guitar and singing at microphone.

Image of Joni Mitchell on stage, night performance, looking at guitar.

Image of Joni Mitchell on stage, day performance, raising fist and smiling, wearing psychedelic dress.

Image of Joni Mitchell on stage, night performance, closeup, looking at guitar.

Image of Joni Mitchell on stage, night performance, in profile, closeup.

Image of guitarist Charlie Chin performing.