Stories from Deep in the Heart, a project of Texas Folklife

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Stories from Deep in the Heart teaches middle and high school students and teachers how to document their favorite family and community traditions.  Stories from Deep in the Heart is a project of Texas Folklife, based in Austin, TX.

For more, visit:
http://www.texasfolklife.org/storiesfromdeepintheheart.html
http://www.texasfolklife.org
https://soundcloud.com/texasfolklife
 

Pieces

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Traditional Mexican-American folk healers in Austin discuss their businesses in these difficult economic times. Produced by: Jack Drummond, Zenobi...

  • Added: Oct 29, 2014
  • Length: 04:56
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A mother & daughter recollect moving to Austin from Vietnam. This story was produced by Ana Kolendo, Linda O’Neal, and Lindsey Shirack during the ...

  • Added: Oct 29, 2014
  • Length: 05:46
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Three Austin area school teachers visit the French Legation to learn how a new perspective is adding depth to the story of this historical site. p...

  • Added: Oct 29, 2014
  • Length: 05:03
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A Hill Country Treasure, the Georgetown Palace Theatre-from the Depression through today, a radio profile of a town’s beloved venue.

  • Added: Oct 29, 2014
  • Length: 05:58
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Listen to SONNY FALCON a.k.a “The Fajita King,” produced by the talented team of teachers at the STORIES FROM DEEP IN THE HEART’s SUMMER INSTITUTE.

  • Added: Oct 29, 2014
  • Length: 04:25
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At 82, a Texas music legend still charms. Singer-Songwriter and Willy Nelson collaborator, Aaron Allen, reflects on his long life in the music bus...

  • Added: Oct 29, 2014
  • Length: 04:40
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WOBEON Founder Jakes Srinivasan discusses the origins of WOBEON, WOBEONFEST, and the power of Austin's world music movement

  • Added: Oct 08, 2014
  • Length: 04:01
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Layalina is a unique musical collective whose members have connections to the Middle East. Three members of the group share their perspectives on t...

  • Added: Jul 22, 2014
  • Length: 05:36
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Leng Wong, founder of Austin's theater company, Lucky Chaos produces work that explores the experiences of being Asian and Asian American in Texas.

  • Added: Jul 19, 2014
  • Length: 05:27
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Our Stories youth fellows introduce us to the friendly people and flourishing communities of Austin's Asian American Resource Center.

  • Added: Jul 19, 2014
  • Length: 04:20
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The curiosity of two young musicians leads them to the doorstep of master sitar player Indrajit Banerjee.

  • Added: Jul 19, 2014
  • Length: 05:15
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Brazilian keyboardist Paula Maya discusses her music career and Música Popular Brasileira, a combination of original songwriting and Brazilian urba...

  • Added: Aug 07, 2013
  • Length: 03:27

  • Added: Aug 07, 2013
  • Length: 06:09

  • Added: Aug 07, 2013
  • Length: 03:42

  • Added: Aug 07, 2013
  • Length: 03:54
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Auveed & Mateen's Excellent Adventure: A story about two cousins and a luthier.

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  • Added: Jul 31, 2013
  • Length: 06:25
  • Purchases: 1
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Organic Path: Two teens explore an unusual vocation that inspires new options for their future.

  • Added: Jul 30, 2013
  • Length: 04:33
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A Passion for Bharata Natyam: Classical Indian dance comes to central Texas

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  • Added: Jul 30, 2013
  • Length: 05:24
  • Purchases: 1
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A youth reporter describes her family’s passion for an Austin-based Great Dane rescue project. Ruff!

  • Added: May 09, 2013
  • Length: 05:10
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Welcome to the Texas rodeo, where the bbq is delicious, the smell is ripe, and…. assault rifles are auctioned off? Yeehaw?

  • Added: May 09, 2013
  • Length: 05:02