Primal: The Awakening

Saving lost recordings of Costa Rica's musical legend

A project in San Jose, Costa Rica by Niels Werdenberg

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Funds needed to digitalize rare historic recordings of 101year-old Walter Gavitt Ferguson
Backers: 32
Average Pledge Per Backer: $33

Funded: $1,045 of $900
Dates: Oct 3rd -> Dec 2nd (61 days)
Project By: Niels Werdenberg
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Latest News

WE DID IT ! Thank you all!

October 28th - via:
Within a month we have raised enough money for the professional digitalization of Walter Gavitt Ferguson's cassettes - over 3000 minutes of material! Among the legendary lost & found Calypsos that we are about to rescue with this project are such... (Read More)

Our project in the newspaper La Nacion

October 14th - via:
Costa Ricas leading newspaper covers our story We're happy to announce that our tape hunt and digitalization project aiming at rescueing Walter Gavitt Ferguson's musical legacy was recently covered in the nations leading newspaper La Nation.  Costa... (Read More)

NEW video up now - enjoy! BIG THANKS to all supporters

October 6th - via:
Thanks to our supporters for your generosity - we already achieved 30% of the goal on day 3 of the campaign...You rock !  And we can rock this to the end together - please share, gracias!  have a wonderful day  Niels, Walter Ferguson Tape Hunt... (Read More)

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