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50 Years: Where Do You Come From? Where Do You Go?
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produced by John Cohen, 1932-, Mike Seeger, 1933-2009 and Tracy Schwarz, 1938-; performed by The New Lost City Ramblers (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2009), 3 hours 44 mins

Collectively known as the New Lost City Ramblers, Mike Seeger, John Cohen, and Tom Paley were pioneers in the revival of Southern mountain music during the folk music revival of the late 1950s and early 1960s. They brought the sounds of genuine old-time string band music and early bluegrass to eager city and colle...

produced by John Cohen, 1932-, Mike Seeger, 1933-2009 and Tracy Schwarz, 1938-; performed by The New Lost City Ramblers (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2009), 3 hours 44 mins
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American Favorite Ballads, Vols. 1-5
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(Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2009), 6 hours 15 mins

Pete Seeger's life, music, and legacy encapsulate nearly a century of American history and culture. He has immersed himself in folk music and used it, like Johnny Appleseed, to "plant the seeds of a better tomorrow in the homes across our land." The songs in this collection of 139 American Favorite Ballads narra...

(Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2009), 6 hours 15 mins
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Frank Fairfield
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performed by Frank Fairfield, 1986- (Tompkins Square Records, 2009), 42 mins, 11 page(s)
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American Favorite Ballads, Vol. 5
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(Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2007), 1 hour 34 mins

These are the songs Pete Seeger sang for America, songs every school child and summer camp attendee learned to sing and now sing with their children and grandchildren. The five-volume American Favorite Ballads (issued 1957 to 1962) is a cornerstone of Seeger’s work with Folkways Records. This CD concludes this r...

(Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2007), 1 hour 34 mins
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Fiddle Tunes of the Lewis & Clark Era
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produced by Phil Williams, Vivian Williams and Howard Marshall, fl. 2007; performed by Phil Williams, Vivian Williams, Howard Marshall, fl. 2007 and John Williams, 1932-, The New Columbia Fiddlers (Voyager Records, 2007), 58 mins
produced by Phil Williams, Vivian Williams and Howard Marshall, fl. 2007; performed by Phil Williams, Vivian Williams, Howard Marshall, fl. 2007 and John Williams, 1932-, The New Columbia Fiddlers (Voyager Records, 2007), 58 mins
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Friends of Old Time Music: The Folk Arrival 1961 - 1965
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(Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2006), 2 hours 44 mins
From 1961 to 1965, New York City’s trailblazing Friends of Old Time Music presented 14 concerts that brought dozens of legendary traditional musicians before city audiences for the first time. This "folk arrival" changed the course of American folk music, expanding the vision of the Folk Song Revival and leavin...
(Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2006), 2 hours 44 mins
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