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Buell Kazee Sings and Plays
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produced by Gene Bluestein, 1928-2002 (Folkways Records, 1958), 56 mins
produced by Gene Bluestein, 1928-2002 (Folkways Records, 1958), 56 mins
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produced by Amelia J. Ramsey (Folkways Records, 1970), 1 hour 29 mins
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Kilby Snow: Country Songs and Tunes with Autoharp
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produced by Mike Seeger, 1933-2009 (Folkways Records, 1969), 46 mins
produced by Mike Seeger, 1933-2009 (Folkways Records, 1969), 46 mins
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Music of New Mexico: Hispanic Traditions
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produced by Howard Bass (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1992), 1 hour 15 mins
Sacred Hymns, serenades, narrative ballads, and lyric folk songs give a glimpse of the diverse and captivating cultural landscape of Hispanic New Mexico. These centuries old-traditions have helped sustain the Hispanic community's ethnic identity, but until recently they have received little attention outside the...
produced by Howard Bass (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1992), 1 hour 15 mins
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The Negro and His Songs: A Study of Typical Negro Songs in the South
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written by Howard Washington Odum, 1884-1954 and Guy B. Johnson, 1901-1991 (Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina Press, 1925), 306 page(s)
written by Howard Washington Odum, 1884-1954 and Guy B. Johnson, 1901-1991 (Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina Press, 1925), 306 page(s)
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World Tour with Folk Songs
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produced by Gunther Jerzabek (Folkways Records, 1962), 42 mins
Taken from concerts in Burma and Germany, this album features live recordings of Steve Addiss and Bill Crofut during their tour for the State Department's Cultural Exchange Program. Their repertoire includes adaptations of Thai, Burmese, Kenyan, and Japanese songs, as well as material from the United States.
produced by Gunther Jerzabek (Folkways Records, 1962), 42 mins
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Mary Lou Williams
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(Folkways Records, 1964), 40 mins

So versatile that she was able to sustain a professional career for more than thirty years, jazz pianist, composer and arranger Mary Lou Williams ran the gamut from Dixieland to swing, bop and avant-garde. This album is among her 1960s avant-garde works, with intimate piano combos and vocal jazz choruses; it inclu...

(Folkways Records, 1964), 40 mins
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Music from the South, Vol. 9: Song and Worship
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(Folkways Records, 1956), 45 mins

This collection presents group singing from the Morning Star Baptist Church in New Orleans and examples of religious music from itinerant performers, and includes several song-like prayers from the congregation of the First Independent Holy Church of God in New Orleans.

(Folkways Records, 1956), 45 mins
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Music from the South, Vol. 6: Elder Songsters, 1
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(Folkways Records, 1956), 37 mins

Of Elder Songsters 1 & 2, Frederic Ramsey, Jr. writes, "The mothers, fathers, grandmothers, and grandfathers [have] kept the music alive and burning in the home. There are ways of singing hymns and other songs that are peculiar to the family unit, and to [the] everyday environment... It is this everyday environ...

(Folkways Records, 1956), 37 mins
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