Africa Oyé!: [trailer]

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Africa Oyé!: [trailer]
Additional title: Africa Oyé!
Additional title: Viva Africa
Percussions de Guinée (Production company)
Boudon, Michel (Producer)
Howard, Mel (Producer)

African Dance Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1989
Table of Contents
CONTENTS: Pendé [tribe], Zaire. Mask and stilt dances. -- Kandia [Kouyate], Mali. Vocalist. -- Balubwilwa, Zaire. Dance. -- Fodé youla, Guinea. Music and dance. This section of recording incorporates special video techniques. -- Dugon, Mali. Mask and stilt dances. -- Flute, Mali. Instrumental solo. -- Acrobats, Guinea. -- Percussions de Guinée. Instrumental number. -- Papa Wembe, Zaire. Vocalist.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 2071
Dance -- Africa
Dance -- Guinea
Dance -- Mali
Dance -- Congo (Democratic Republic)
Pende (African people)
Mask dances
Stilt dances
Dance publicity
Promos (Television commercials)
Promotional materials
Musical instruments -- Africa
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Television programs
Venue: Recorded on location and onstage in spring/summer 1989.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (10 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Trailer for the production Africa Oyé!, a revue of dance, vocal, and instrumental performances from different African nations, staged and conceived by Michel Boudon and Mel Howard.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12171012
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f5bffaf0-b2b7-0131-3d3e-3c075448cc4b
Rights Statement
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  • 1989: Created
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MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Africa Oyé!" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1989.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Africa Oyé!" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 5, 2023.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1989). Africa Oyé! Retrieved from

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Africa Oyé!