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A Drummer’s Dream
2010, DVD, color, 85 min.
Distributed by Argot Pictures
Reviewed by Vincent J. Novara, Curator, Special Collections in Performing Arts, University of Maryland

Recommended with Reservations

Subjects: Music, Drumming, Percussion, Canada  
Date Entered: 8/22/2012



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Ain’t In It for My Health – A Film About Levon Helm
2010, DVD , color, 83 min.
Distributed by Kino Lorber Edu, 333 West 39 St, Suite 503, New York, NY 10018; 212-629-6880
Reviewed by Vincent J. Novara, Curator, Special Collections in Performing Arts, University of Maryland

Recommended

Subjects: Popular Music, The Band, Bob Dylan, Amy Helm, Larry Campbell, Americana, Woodstock, Levon Helm Band  
Date Entered: 9/19/2013



Calypso Rose – The Lioness of the Jungle
Calypso Rose – The Lioness of the Jungle
2011, DVD, color, 85 min.
Distributed by Women Make Movies, 462 Broadway, New York, NY 10013; 212-925-0606
Reviewed by Vincent J. Novara, Curator, Special Collections in Performing Arts, University of Maryland

Highly Recommended  Highly Recommended

Subjects: Music, Gender Studies, Race Studies, Women Studies, Calypso, Ethnomusicology, Popular Music  
Date Entered: 8/3/2012



Charles Wuorinen: Eighth Symphony (Theologoumena), Fourth Piano Concerto
Charles Wuorinen: Eighth Symphony (Theologoumena), Fourth Piano Concerto
2016, Audio CD, 59 min. 34 sec.
Distributed by Bridge Records, Inc., 200 Clinton Ave., New Rochelle, NY 10801
Reviewed by Vincent J. Novara, Curator, Special Collections in Performing Arts, University of Maryland

Recommended

Subjects: American Music, 21st Century Composers, Piano Concertos, Symphonies  
Date Entered: 10/18/2016



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Dare to Drum
2015, DVD , color, 85 min.
Distributed by Ten Ears Productions, 1434 Sereno Dr., Dallas, TX 75218
Reviewed by Vincent J. Novara, Curator, Special Collections in Performing Arts, University of Maryland

Recommended with reservations

Subjects: Music, Stewart Copeland, D’Drum, Jaap van Zweden, Dallas Symphony Orchestra, Percussion, Gamelan Music  
Date Entered: 10/27/2015



David Tudor: Bandoneon ! (a combine)
David Tudor: Bandoneon ! (a combine)
2010, DVD, color, 38 min.
Distributed by Microcinema International/Microcinema DVD, 1636 Bush St., Suite #2, SF, CA 94109; 415-447-9750
Reviewed by Vincent J. Novara, Curator, Special Collections in Performing Arts, University of Maryland

Recommended

Subjects: Music, Experimental Music, Electronic Music  
Date Entered: 6/4/2010



Everyday Sunshine: The Story of Fishbone
Everyday Sunshine: The Story of Fishbone
2011, DVD, color, 108 min.
Distributed by Cinema Guild, 115 West 30th Street, Suite 800, New York, NY 10001; 212-685-6242
Reviewed by Vincent J. Novara, Curator, Special Collections in Performing Arts, University of Maryland

Recommended with reservations

Subjects: Music, Punk Rock, Race Studies, Popular Music, Alternative Music  
Date Entered: 2/15/2012



Greenwich Village: Music that Defined a Generation
Greenwich Village: Music that Defined a Generation
2013, DVD , color, 92 min.
Distributed by Kino Lorber Edu, 333 West 39 St, Suite 503, New York, NY 10018; 212-629-6880
Reviewed by Vincent J. Novara, Curator, Special Collections in Performing Arts, University of Maryland

Highly Recommended  Highly Recommended

Subjects: Folk Music, Popular Music, American History, Social and Political Unrest, Greenwich Village, New York City, Bob Dylan, Woody Guthrie, Pete Seeger, Suze Rotolo  
Date Entered: 7/11/2013



I Dream of Wires
I Dream of Wires
2014, DVD, color, 96 min.
Distributed by First Run Features, 630 Ninth Avenue, Suite 1213, New York, NY 10036; 212-243-0600
Reviewed by Vincent J. Novara, Curator, Special Collections in Performing Arts, University of Maryland

Highly Recommended  Highly Recommended

Subjects: Electronic Music, Modular Synthesizers, Rock Music, Acid House Music, Experimental Music  
Date Entered: 9/15/2015



Intermediate Masterworks for Marimba
Intermediate Masterworks for Marimba
2009, CD, color, 99 min.
Distributed by Bridge Records, Inc., 200 Clinton Ave., New Rochelle, NY 10801
Reviewed by Vincent J. Novara, Curator, Special Collections in Performing Arts, University of Maryland

Highly Recommended  Highly Recommended

Subjects: Music, Marimba Music  
Date Entered: 3/29/2010



International Sweethearts of Rhythm: America’s Hottest All Girl Band
International Sweethearts of Rhythm: America’s Hottest All Girl Band
2007, DVD, color, 105 min.
Distributed by Jezebel Productions, PO Box 1348, New York, NY 10011
Reviewed by Vincent J. Novara, Curator, Special Collections in Performing Arts, University of Maryland

Highly Recommended  Highly Recommended

Subjects: Music, Swing, Jazz, Gender Studies, Women in Music  
Date Entered: 2/18/2011



Is it Sweet?
Is it Sweet?
2015, DVD, color, 50 min.
Distributed by Third World Newsreel, 545 Eighth Avenue, Suite 550, New York, NY 10018; 212-947-9277
Reviewed by Vincent J. Novara, Curator, Special Collections in Performing Arts, University of Maryland

Not Recommended

Subjects: Hip Hop, Popular Music, Ghana, Ghanian Americans, New York   
Date Entered: 6/6/2016



Riot Acts: Flaunting Gender Deviance in Music Performance
Riot Acts: Flaunting Gender Deviance in Music Performance
2011, DVD, color, 72 min.
Distributed by Outcast Films, 652 W. 163rd Street #45, New York, NY 10032
Reviewed by Vincent J. Novara, Curator, Special Collections in Performing Arts, University of Maryland

Recommended

Subjects: Music, Transgender Studies, Gender Studies, LGBT Studies, Indie Rock, Punk Rock, Folk Music, Popular Music  
Date Entered: 12/7/2011



Romantic Warriors II: A Progressive Music Saga about Rock in Opposition
Romantic Warriors II: A Progressive Music Saga about Rock in Opposition
2012, DVD , color, 98 min.
Distributed by Zeitgeist Media, 301 Potter Lane, Rockville, MD 20850; 240-505-8696
Reviewed by Vincent J. Novara, Curator, Special Collections in Performing Arts, University of Maryland

Highly Recommended  Highly Recommended

Subjects: Music, Rock Music, Progressive Rock, Avant Progressive, Post Rock, Art Rock, Popular Music  
Date Entered: 2/7/2013



Romantic Warriors III: Canterbury Tales
Romantic Warriors III: Canterbury Tales
2015, DVD , color, 116 min.
Distributed by Zeitgeist Media, 301 Potter Lane, Rockville, MD 20850; 240-505-8696
Reviewed by Vincent J. Novara, Curator, Special Collections in Performing Arts, University of Maryland

Highly Recommended  Highly Recommended

Subjects: Music, Rock Music, Progressive Rock, Avant Progressive, Post Rock, Art Rock, Popular Music   
Date Entered: 7/1/2015



Romantic Warriors: A Progressive Music Saga
Romantic Warriors: A Progressive Music Saga
2010, DVD, color, 95 min.
Distributed by Zeitgeist Media, 301 Potter Lane, Rockville, MD 20850; 240-505-8696
Reviewed by Vincent J. Novara, Curator, Special Collections in Performing Arts, University of Maryland

Recommended

Subjects: Music, Rock Music, Progressive Rock, Art Rock, Popular Music  
Date Entered: 3/10/2011



Speaking in Code
Speaking in Code
2008, DVD, color, 98 min.
Distributed by Microcinema International/Microcinema DVD, 1636 Bush St., Suite #2, SF, CA 94109; 415-447-9750
Reviewed by Vincent J. Novara, Curator, Special Collections in Performing Arts, University of Maryland

Highly Recommended  Highly Recommended

Subjects: Music, Electronic Music, Popular Music, Techno Music  
Date Entered: 9/20/2010



The Other Side of the Water: The Journey of a Haitian Rara Band in Brooklyn
The Other Side of the Water: The Journey of a Haitian Rara Band in Brooklyn
2010, DVD, color, 52 min.
Distributed by Third World Newsreel, 545 Eighth Avenue, 10th Floor, New York, NY 10018; 212-947-9277
Reviewed by Vincent J. Novara, Curator, Special Collections in Performing Arts, University of Maryland

Highly Recommended  Highly Recommended

Subjects: Rara Festival, Folk music, Haiti, Haitians and Haitian Americans, Brooklyn, New York  
Date Entered: 8/8/2011



The Whole Gritty City
The Whole Gritty City
2014, DVD , color, 89 min.
Distributed by Alexander Street Press, 350 7th Ave/Ste 1100, New York, NY 10001
Reviewed by Vincent J. Novara, Curator, Special Collections in Performing Arts, University of Maryland

Highly Recommended  Highly Recommended

ALA

Subjects: Music, Race Relations, Marching Bands, Adolescents, Criminal Justice  
Date Entered: 5/19/2015



Todd P Goes to Austin
Todd P Goes to Austin
2010, DVD, color, 68 min.
Distributed by Microcinema International/Microcinema DVD, 1636 Bush St., Suite #2, SF, CA 94109; 415-447-9750
Reviewed by Vincent J. Novara, Curator, Special Collections in Performing Arts, University of Maryland

Recommended

Subjects: Music, Indie Rock, Popular Music  
Date Entered: 1/7/2011