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Festival Photo Daily Dozen: June 26, 2013

Hungarian embroiderers walk along the National Mall. Photo by Francisco X. Guerra, Ralph Rinzler Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution

Hungarian embroiderers walk along the National Mall. Photo by Francisco X. Guerra, Ralph Rinzler Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution

The 47th Smithsonian Folklife Festival kicked off with a bang this morning. All three program areas were abuzz with activity–with strains of Hungarian fiddle playing, Tuvan throat singing, and jazz percussion pulsing across the National Mall. A brief downpour passed through in the late afternoon, but the sun came back out and the evening concerts proceeded as planned.

Here are some highlights from today’s activities:

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