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New England Song Treasury: From the Pilgrims to World War I
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conducted by Earl Eyrich, fl. 1987 and Roger Hall, 1942-; performed by Richard Hill, 1980- and Edward Wood, fl. 1992 (American Music Recordings, 1992), 38 mins
conducted by Earl Eyrich, fl. 1987 and Roger Hall, 1942-; performed by Richard Hill, 1980- and Edward Wood, fl. 1992 (American Music Recordings, 1992), 38 mins
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Music by Four New England Composers
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conducted by Earl Eyrich, fl. 1987; performed by Richard Hill, 1980- and Edward Wood, fl. 1992, The Old Stoughton Musical Society Chorus (American Music Recordings, 1992), 53 mins
conducted by Earl Eyrich, fl. 1987; performed by Richard Hill, 1980- and Edward Wood, fl. 1992, The Old Stoughton Musical Society Chorus (American Music Recordings, 1992), 53 mins
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400 Years of Folk Music
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produced by Steven Smolian (Folkways Records, 1964), 30 mins
In the early 1960s, multi-instrumentalists Steve Addiss, Bill Crofut, and Tim Prentice traveled to China, Southeast Asia, and Africa as part of the State Department's Cultural Exchange Program. This recording features tunes and songs associated with their journey—some from their own repertoire, and some learned...
produced by Steven Smolian (Folkways Records, 1964), 30 mins
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John Jacob Niles Sings Folk Songs
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(Folkways Records, 1964), 27 mins
Born in Jefferson County, Kentucky in 1892, John Jacob Niles was one of the most prolific private collectors of Anglo-American folk songs. His work predates Cecil Sharp's by nearly a decade, and this record—a reissue of Niles' 78rpm discs—celebrates his achievements.
(Folkways Records, 1964), 27 mins
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Simple Gifts
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(Folkways Records, 1961), 51 mins
George and Gerry Armstrong present ballads from England, Scotland, and America and accompany themselves on guitar and Appalachian dulcimer. In keeping with the tradition of naming one's sources, the Armstrongs' liner notes trace each song's derivation.
(Folkways Records, 1961), 51 mins
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Canada's Story in Song
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produced by Edith Fulton Fowke, 1913-1996 (Folkways Records, 1960), 1 hour 33 mins

Chants of the Inuit, ballads of French settlers, battle tunes of the British, and songs of Canadian self-rule: singer Alan Mills combines all four to present a rich tapestry of Canadian history in music. Extensive liner notes with full lyrics accompany this collection, which includes and expands upon the materia...

produced by Edith Fulton Fowke, 1913-1996 (Folkways Records, 1960), 1 hour 33 mins
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O' Canada: A History in Song
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produced by Edith Fulton Fowke, 1913-1996 (Folkways Records, 1956), 59 mins

Chants of the Inuit, ballads of French settlers, battle tunes of the British, and songs of Canadian self-rule: singer Alan Mills combines all four to present a rich tapestry of Canadian history in music. Extensive liner notes with full lyrics accompany this collection, which comprises the first half of Folkways...

produced by Edith Fulton Fowke, 1913-1996 (Folkways Records, 1956), 59 mins
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The Lady Gay
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(Folkways Records, 1954), 22 mins
Andrew Rowan Summers’ selection of Anglo-American material evokes the romance of the impossibly dire that is unique to tragic ballads, wherein "the lady gay" finds herself in situations of woeful distress with no help in sight. From "Barbara Allen" to "Early One Morning," this album offers a selection of classi...
(Folkways Records, 1954), 22 mins
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Hymns and Carols
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produced by Moses Asch, 1905-1986 (Folkways Records, 1951), 37 mins
This selection of religious music includes material from shape note hymn books, as well as from the oral tradition. Andrew Rowan Summers sings and plays dulcimer on these songs, which include "Warrenton," "Babe of Bethlehem," and "The Cherry Tree Carol."
produced by Moses Asch, 1905-1986 (Folkways Records, 1951), 37 mins
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