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Khmer court dance
1992. Produced by Sam-Ang Sam and Naomi Hawes Bishop.
Multicultural Media.

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1996. Music of the World.

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Court Dance of Cambodia compact disk
1994. Annotated and produced by Sam-Ang Sam.
Cambodian Network Council

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