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Movement II: The Elder Negro Speaks Irvin Mayfield, Dillard University Choir et. al.

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    Movement II: The Elder Negro Speaks
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    Strange Fruit
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    Basin Street

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The Mardi Gras Second Line Los Hombres Calientes: Irving Mayfield & Bill Summers, ReBirth Brass Band et. al.

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    Los Hombres Calientes: Irving Mayfield & Bill Summers, ReBirth Brass Band et. al.
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    The Mardi Gras Second Line
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    Vol. 5: Carnival
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    Basin Street

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Calypso Minor Abdullah Ibrahim

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    Abdullah Ibrahim
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    Calypso Minor
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    No Fear, No Die
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    Tip Toe

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Molly's Midget Mansion Japonize Elephants

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    Japonize Elephants
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    Molly's Midget Mansion
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    Forty Years of Our Family
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    Tzme

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How Do I Know You Michael Nyman

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    How Do I Know You
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    Michael Nyman: Facing Goya
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    Warner

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Timbuktu Michael Brecker

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    Michael Brecker
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    Timbuktu
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    Wide Angles
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    Verve

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