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The Banks of Claudy
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produced by Helen Creighton, 1899-1989; in Folk Music from Nova Scotia (Folkways Records, 1956), 4 mins
produced by Helen Creighton, 1899-1989; in Folk Music from Nova Scotia (Folkways Records, 1956), 4 mins
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French Canadian Dance Music
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produced by Carmelle Bégin (Folkways Records, 1983), 41 mins
Jean-Marie Verret (fiddle) and his sister Lise Verret (piano) present the repertoire of their ancestors on this fine album. As the original notes assert, "the pieces recorded show the continuity of a musical tradition within a single family and bear witness to the special care that the past and present generation...
produced by Carmelle Bégin (Folkways Records, 1983), 41 mins
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Jigs and Reels, Vol.2
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produced by Verner Mikkelson, fl. 1961 (Folkways Records, 1960), 46 mins
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Mademoiselle, Voulez-Vous Danser?: Franco-American Music from the New England Borderlands
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produced by Theodore Levin, fl. 1989 (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1999), 58 mins

Sparkling fiddles, strong voices, and pounding feet join together in this compilation of lively dance tunes and poignant songs—the musical legacy of French-Canadians who immigrated to New England and became Franco-Americans. Recorded between the years of 1994-1998 at informal gatherings, at songfests and in small...

produced by Theodore Levin, fl. 1989 (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1999), 58 mins
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