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Early American Psalmody: The Bay Psalm Book-Cambridge, 1640 Mission Music in California: Music of the Southwest
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(Folkways Records, 1965), 51 mins

The first half of this collection, sung by the Margaret Dodds singers, is of music taken from the first book ever printed in what became the United States of America—The Bay Psalm Book. In keeping with tradition, there is a cantor who sings a small portion of the psalm which is then repeated by the congregation...

(Folkways Records, 1965), 51 mins
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A Mother's Prayer
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performed by Ralph Stanley, 1927-2016, The Clinch Mountain Boys (Rebel, 2011), 40 mins, 14 page(s)
performed by Ralph Stanley, 1927-2016, The Clinch Mountain Boys (Rebel, 2011), 40 mins, 14 page(s)
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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
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Music for the Colonial Band: Played by the Colonial Band of Boston
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(Folkways Records, 1976), 42 mins

An almost forgotten American tradition that emerged in the latter half of the 18th century, the Colonial Band is here revived by bandmaster David McKay and the ensemble. Recorded 1976, the album is divided into sections (New England Band Music, Patriotic, Vocal, and Larger Forms) which McKay thinks most accurately...

(Folkways Records, 1976), 42 mins
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Old Regular Baptists: Lined-Out Hymnody from Southeastern Kentucky
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produced by Jeff Todd Titon, 1943- (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1997), 1 hour 7 mins
The oldest English-language religious music in oral tradition in North America, the lined-out, congregational hymnody of the Old Regular Baptists, is heard in the heart of the coal-mining country of the Southern Appalachian Mountains. This music of worship once was the common way of singing sacred song in the Ame...
produced by Jeff Todd Titon, 1943- (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1997), 1 hour 7 mins
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Songs of the Old Regular Baptists, Vol. 2: Lined-out Hymnody from Southeastern Kentucky
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(Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2003), 1 hour 2 mins
The oldest English-language religious music in oral tradition in North America, the lined-out, congregational hymnody of the Old Regular Baptists is heard in the heart of the coal-mining country of the Southern Appalachian Mountains. In this rare, beautiful, and heartfelt music lie the roots of the high, lonesome...
(Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2003), 1 hour 2 mins
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White Dove: The Bluegrass Gospel Collection
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performed by Claire Lynch, Lynn Morris, 1948-, Paul Williams, 1940- and Jeff White, fl. 2011 (Rounder Records, 2003), 1 hour 6 mins, 21 page(s)
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American Choral Sampler
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conducted by William Edward Childs, 1957- and Roger Hall, 1942-; performed by The Old Stoughton Musical Society Chorus (American Music Recordings, 1992), 33 mins
conducted by William Edward Childs, 1957- and Roger Hall, 1942-; performed by The Old Stoughton Musical Society Chorus (American Music Recordings, 1992), 33 mins
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Best of William Billings
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conducted by William Edward Childs, 1957- and Earl Eyrich, fl. 1987; performed by The Old Stoughton Musical Society Chorus (American Music Recordings, 1992), 50 mins
conducted by William Edward Childs, 1957- and Earl Eyrich, fl. 1987; performed by The Old Stoughton Musical Society Chorus (American Music Recordings, 1992), 50 mins
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