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Flo Anckle & Majestic Brass Band, 66th Annual Zulu Parade (1982)
13 Dec 2012
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The 66th Annual Zulu Parade with Himas "Flo" Anckle and his Majestic Brass Band, featuring, among others, Nathaniel Gray and Lawrence Trotter. Shot by Alan Lomax and crew, New Orleans, May 1982. For more videos from the American Patchwork fieldwork and information about Alan Lomax and his collections, visit: http://research.culturalequity.org. [01.06.04]


From 1978 to 1985, Lomax travelled throughout the South collecting recordings in five culture regions — Mississippi Delta and Hill Country, Central and Southern Appalachia, New Orleans, Cajun Louisiana, and Johns Island, S.C. — compiling footage for what would become his "American Patchwork" series of PBS. This clip is drawn from the New Orleans collection. For more about this and the other American Patchwork collections, visit the Alan Lomax Archive's YouTube channel


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