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The Oinkari Dancers at the Folklife Festival: 1968 to 2016 | Smithsonian Folklife Festival

The Oinkari Dancers at the Folklife Festival: 1968 to 2016 | Smithsonian Folklife Festival | AboutBC - Diáspora | Scoop.it
At the 2016 Folklife Festival, the Oinkari Basque Dancers energetically twirled, jumped, and high-kicked across the Musika eta Dantza Etxea and Frontoia. But this wasn't their first time gracing the National Mall. They first performed at the Festival (then called the Festival of American Fo
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Folklife Festival celebrates resilient communities

Folklife Festival celebrates resilient communities | AboutBC - Diáspora | Scoop.it
Basque culture and California music are being celebrated this year at the Smithsonian's Folklife Festival.
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Folklife Festival celebrates resilient communities

Folklife Festival celebrates resilient communities | AboutBC - Diáspora | Scoop.it
Basque culture and California music are being celebrated this year at the Smithsonian's Folklife Festival.
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Mondragon Co-ops at Folklife Festival

Basque Cooperatives WHEN Sunday, July 3, 2016, 12:30 – 1:15 p.m. STAGE Euskaldunak Dialogues CATEGORY Narrative Session ACCESSIBILITY SERVICES ASL-interpreted program PROGRAM Basque NOTE The Cooperative Movement, with principled worker-owned and run businesses, found a home in Arrasate-Mondragon (Gipuzkoa). Many cooperatives set global standards in wage and production and are a vital part of the Basque spirit of…
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Around Town: Smithsonian Folklife Festival 2016 @ The National Mall, 6/29-7/4/16 & 7/7-7/10/16

Around Town: Smithsonian Folklife Festival 2016 @ The National Mall, 6/29-7/4/16 & 7/7-7/10/16 | AboutBC - Diáspora | Scoop.it
Smithsonian Folklife Festival 2016 Come down to the National Mall this weekend and next, and experience the annual Folklife Festival. This year's themes are Basque culture (regions in Spain and France) and the Sounds of California (celebrating the rich diversity of cultures in the state). I always enjoy the Folklife Festival for the ethnic food…
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2016 Smithsonian FolkLife Festival Basque Music - David Romtvedt & Caitlin Belem

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Basque in Culture & California Sounds at the Smithsonian Folklife Festival

Basque in Culture & California Sounds at the Smithsonian Folklife Festival | AboutBC - Diáspora | Scoop.it
The Smithsonian Folklife Festival, one of DC’s most anticipated annual events begins this Wednesday! Taking place on the National Mall between 3rd and 4th Streets from June 29 – July 4 the
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Basque culture and innovation showcased at Smithsonian Folklife Festival | Medill News Service

Basque culture and innovation showcased at Smithsonian Folklife Festival | Medill News Service | AboutBC - Diáspora | Scoop.it
Basque's from all over the world are gathering on the National Mall to celebrate their thriving cultural traditions at this year's Smithsonian Folklife Festival
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Smithsonian Folklife Festival 2016

Smithsonian Folklife Festival 2016 | AboutBC - Diáspora | Scoop.it
Este año tendrás la oportunidad de aprender de la innovadora cultura del País Vasco y la diversidad musical del estado de California e
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Smithsonian Folklife Festival kicks off on the National Mall

Smithsonian Folklife Festival kicks off on the National Mall | AboutBC - Diáspora | Scoop.it
The Smithsonian Folklife Festival kicked off Wednesday afternoon on the National Mall,, and despite having a little less space than usual, it's expected to be another big draw. The theme of this year's Folklife Festival is the "Cultures of California" and
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Smithsonian Folklife Festival highlights 'resilient communities'

Smithsonian Folklife Festival highlights 'resilient communities' | AboutBC - Diáspora | Scoop.it
This year, the event explores the Basque culture, which spans northern Spain and southern France, as well as the diverse musical traditions in California.
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Boat Building, Corn Cob Racing, And Music Will Bring Basque Country To The Mall

Boat Building, Corn Cob Racing, And Music Will Bring Basque Country To The Mall | AboutBC - Diáspora | Scoop.it
The Smithsonian Folklife Festival begins on June 29.
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Basque on the National Mall For This Year's Folklife Festival

Basque on the National Mall For This Year's Folklife Festival | AboutBC - Diáspora | Scoop.it
This year's festival celebrations the Basque region of Spain and France, as well as the "sounds of California."
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Folklife Festival celebrates resilient communities

WASHINGTON (AP) — Basque culture and California music are being celebrated this year at the Smithsonian's Folklife Festival. The free festival on the National Mall runs through Monday, July 4, and again July 7-10. This year's festival celebrates resilient communities around the world with two programs: "Basque: Innovation by Culture" and "Sounds of California." There are performances and demonstrations every day and concerts in the evenings. Visitors can learn about the Basque culture, which spans northern Spain and southern France, with presentations about cooking techniques and Euskara language lessons. They can interact with artists in music workshops in the California program and learn about immigration and migration in the United States.
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Folklife Festival celebrates resilient communities

WASHINGTON (AP) — Basque culture and California music are being celebrated this year at the Smithsonian's Folklife Festival.
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Folklife Festival celebrates resilient communities

WASHINGTON (AP) — Basque culture and California music are being celebrated this year at the Smithsonian's Folklife Festival. The free festival on th
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Hope Folklife Festival brings light to issues affecting Basque region

Hope Folklife Festival brings light to issues affecting Basque region | AboutBC - Diáspora | Scoop.it
This year’s Smithsonian Folklife Festival celebrates the cultures of the Basque people through dance performances, food tents and cultural exhibitions at the National Mall where visitors were…
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Sample of Basque music at Smithsonian Folklife festival

Sample of Basque music at Smithsonian Folklife festival | AboutBC - Diáspora | Scoop.it
Here are a few clips of Basque music and show from the Smithsonian Folklife Festival, opening day on June 29, 2016, on the Mall in Washington DC. Concert at 3 PM: Concluding song with accordions, w…
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Smithsonian Folklife Festival Starts June 29th featuring “Sounds of California” and “Basque: Innovation by Culture.” | PoPville

Smithsonian Folklife Festival Starts June 29th featuring “Sounds of California” and “Basque: Innovation by Culture.” | PoPville | AboutBC - Diáspora | Scoop.it
courtesy 2016 Smithsonian Folklife Festival From a press release: "Visitors to the 2016 Smithsonian Folklife Festival can explore the stories and
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UCR Scholar, Singer-Songwriter to Perform at Smithsonian Folklife Festival

UCR Scholar, Singer-Songwriter to Perform at Smithsonian Folklife Festival | AboutBC - Diáspora | Scoop.it
June 22, 2016: Begoña Echeverria’s Basque-American trio NOKA also set to perform at Riverside’s Culver Center and Stanford University in October.
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11 Reasons to Check Out the Smithsonian Folklife Festival

11 Reasons to Check Out the Smithsonian Folklife Festival | AboutBC - Diáspora | Scoop.it
Each summer, the National Mall plays host to the Smithsonian Folklife Festival, a massive, multiple-day celebration of international cultures.
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Folklife Fest Brings Basque Country, Sounds of Calif. to DC

Folklife Fest Brings Basque Country, Sounds of Calif. to DC | AboutBC - Diáspora | Scoop.it
Head to the National Mall to find the culture and flavors of Basque Country and the sounds of California at this year's Smithsonian Folklife Festival.
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Smithsonian readies for 50th annual Folklife Festival

Smithsonian readies for 50th annual Folklife Festival | AboutBC - Diáspora | Scoop.it
Hotdogs and fireworks loom large among many Americans' plans for the Fourth of July holiday. But for those of Basque descent, Independence Day celebrations might include a little "harry jasotzea" — or stone throwing.
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Smithsonian Showcases Basque Culture at the 2016 Folklife Festival | Newsdesk

Smithsonian Showcases Basque Culture at the 2016 Folklife Festival | Newsdesk | AboutBC - Diáspora | Scoop.it
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Travel to the Basque Country by just hitting the Mall: 2016’s Smithsonian Folklife Festival

Travel to the Basque Country by just hitting the Mall: 2016’s Smithsonian Folklife Festival | AboutBC - Diáspora | Scoop.it
The annual celebration of world cultures focuses on the region spanning Spain and France.
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