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Christmas Carol: New Betlehem
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composed by Edward French, 1761-1845 (1799); conducted by Roger Hall, 1942-; performed by Richard Hill, 1980- and Edward Wood, fl. 1992, The Old Stoughton Musical Society Chorus; in New England Song Treasury: From the Pilgrims to World War I (American Music Recordings, 1992), 2 mins
composed by Edward French, 1761-1845 (1799); conducted by Roger Hall, 1942-; performed by Richard Hill, 1980- and Edward Wood, fl. 1992, The Old Stoughton Musical Society Chorus; in New England Song Treasury: From the Pilgrims to World War I (American Music Recordings, 1992), 2 mins
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Easter Carol
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composed by Charles E. Ives, 1874-1954 (1892); conducted by Earl Eyrich, fl. 1987; performed by Richard Hill, 1980- and Edward Wood, fl. 1992, The Old Stoughton Musical Society Chorus; in Music by Four New England Composers (American Music Recordings, 1992), 6 mins
composed by Charles E. Ives, 1874-1954 (1892); conducted by Earl Eyrich, fl. 1987; performed by Richard Hill, 1980- and Edward Wood, fl. 1992, The Old Stoughton Musical Society Chorus; in Music by Four New England Composers (American Music Recordings, 1992), 6 mins
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I Sing of a Maiden
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produced by Steven Smolian; performed by Bill Crofut, 1935-1999 and Steve Addiss; in 400 Years of Folk Music (Folkways Records, 1964), 2 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; performed by Bill Crofut, 1935-1999 and Steve Addiss; in 400 Years of Folk Music (Folkways Records, 1964), 2 mins
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I Wonder As I Wander
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performed by John Jacob Niles, 1892-1980; in John Jacob Niles Sings Folk Songs (Folkways Records, 1964), 2 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.
performed by John Jacob Niles, 1892-1980; in John Jacob Niles Sings Folk Songs (Folkways Records, 1964), 2 mins
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Seven Joys of Mary
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performed by George Armstrong; in Simple Gifts (Folkways Records, 1961), 3 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.
performed by George Armstrong; in Simple Gifts (Folkways Records, 1961), 3 mins
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The Huron Christmas Carol - The Huron Carol - Jesous Ahatonhia
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produced by Edith Fulton Fowke, 1913-1996; performed by Alan Mills, 1913-1977; in Canada's Story in Song (Folkways Records, 1960), 4 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; performed by Alan Mills, 1913-1977; in Canada's Story in Song (Folkways Records, 1960), 4 mins
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The Huron Carol - Jesous Ahatonhia
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produced by Edith Fulton Fowke, 1913-1996; performed by Alan Mills, 1913-1977; in O' Canada: A History in Song (Folkways Records, 1956), 4 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; performed by Alan Mills, 1913-1977; in O' Canada: A History in Song (Folkways Records, 1956), 4 mins
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The Cherry Tree Carol
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performed by Andrew Rowan Summers; in The Lady Gay (Folkways Records, 1954), 4 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...
performed by Andrew Rowan Summers; in The Lady Gay (Folkways Records, 1954), 4 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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