The Archives of Traditional Music is an audiovisual archive that documents music and culture from all over the world. With over 100,000 recordings that include more than 2,700 field collections, it is one of the largest university-based ethnographic sound archives in the United States.
Its holdings cover a wide range of cultural and geographical areas, vocal and instrumental music, linguistic materials, folktales, interviews, and oral history, as well as videotapes, photographs, and manuscripts.
George List Colombia Collections 1960s. A diverse set of recordings that document music and narrative practices in villages along the Caribbean Coast of Colombia in the 1960s. Many of the instruments, songs, and musical activities he documented are no longer practiced.