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Lost Sounds: Blacks and the Birth of the Recording Industry 1891-1922
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produced by Richard Martin and Meagan Hennessey (Archeophone Records, 2005), 2 hours 35 mins, 54 page(s)
produced by Richard Martin and Meagan Hennessey (Archeophone Records, 2005), 2 hours 35 mins, 54 page(s)
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Monday Morning
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performed by Karen James, fl. 1961; in Karen James (Folkways Records, 1961), 3 mins
performed by Karen James, fl. 1961; in Karen James (Folkways Records, 1961), 3 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 Cherry-Tree Carol
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produced by Kenneth S. Goldstein, 1927-1995; performed by Paul Clayton, 1931-1967; in Folk Ballads of the English-Speaking World (Folkways Records, 1956), 4 mins
Here, singer and collector Paul Clayton performs fifteen texts collected in The Viking Book of Folk Ballads, including historical ballads to songs about tabloid crime. Rather than reproducing previous traditional singers' performances exactly, Clayton himself enters the "folk process" by combining texts and mel...
produced by Kenneth S. Goldstein, 1927-1995; performed by Paul Clayton, 1931-1967; in Folk Ballads of the English-Speaking World (Folkways Records, 1956), 4 mins
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