Objects from our Past
Jamaica has a rich history and, as we celebrate 50 years of Independence, we take a look back at how we got here. With the kind assistance of the Institute of Jamaica, 'Objects from our Past' will highlight a total of 50 objects which are part of the Institute of Jamaica's collection. Today we feature two of these Objects from our Past. Check this space next Sunday for two more.
These Kenneth Bilby-produced albums reaffirm aspects of Jamaican culture. Released in 1975 by Ethnic Folkways Library, the recording captures the music of three distinct ethnic groups in Jamaica.