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The Resource Jonkonnu

Jonkonnu

Label
Jonkonnu
Title
Jonkonnu
Contributor
Narrator
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Mento and Jonkonnu. Statements by Rainford West, Ellorene Gordon and parade scenes. Dance Co-ordinator of the Jamaica Cultural Development Corporation (JCDC), Maria Smith explains some of the aspects and origins of the Jonkonnu with illustrations from history. Narrator continues the history and describes the different types of costume or characters with historical illustration. Maria Smith further explores the cultural influences on the characters. The narrator continues pointing out characteristics of the costuming. Scenes of a parade. A look at the costumes being constructed and designed by a small tailor shop. A look at costumes on parade in the street. Flute (fife) player, Joel Henry talks about how he got involved with Jonkonnu band. Narrator talks about the importance of the fife man and the various functions of the different characters as the parade continues and the characters are seen acting out their roles. Dance co-ordinator Maria Smith talks about ways in which sponsors can help keep the traditions alive Rainford West
Cataloging source
VaAlASP
Characteristic
videorecording
Language note
In English
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hutchinson, Joan-Andrea
  • Banyan Archives
Runtime
20
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jonkonnu (Festival)
  • Jamaica
  • Holidays
  • Parades
  • Masquerades
Target audience
adult
Label
Jonkonnu
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Title from resource description page (viewed July 24, 2019)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ASP3277376/marc
Dimensions
  • unknown
  • other
Extent
1 online resource (20 minutes)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Media category
  • computer
  • video
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
  • v
Reformatting quality
access
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
  • ASP3277376/marc
  • (OCoLC)1119643280
Video recording format
other
Label
Jonkonnu
Publication
Note
Title from resource description page (viewed July 24, 2019)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ASP3277376/marc
Dimensions
  • unknown
  • other
Extent
1 online resource (20 minutes)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Media category
  • computer
  • video
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
  • v
Reformatting quality
access
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
  • ASP3277376/marc
  • (OCoLC)1119643280
Video recording format
other

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