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Buckminster Fuller Speaks His Mind
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(Cook Records, 2012), 4 hours 41 mins
The visionary, designer, architect, poet, author and inventor who brought the term "synergy" into the realm of popular speech, Buckminster Fuller shares many of his original ideas in this series of monologues. Topics of discussion range from why the educational system is "vulnerable," "inadequate" and "erroneous"...
(Cook Records, 2012), 4 hours 41 mins
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The Clock is Stopping: The Human Scenario
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(Cook Records, 2012), 3 hours 5 mins
The visionary, designer, architect, poet, author and inventor who brought the term "synergy" into the realm of popular speech, Buckminster Fuller shares many of his original ideas in this series of monologues. Here he broaches problems as large as those of reality (and that reality no longer constitutes what one...
(Cook Records, 2012), 3 hours 5 mins
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Four Inaugural Addresses
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(Cook Records, 2012), 1 hour 1 mins
The liner notes remind us that "From the deep depression of 1932 to the wartime temper of 1944, a single chief executive guided the United States. The qualities of leadership inspired by those troubled times are reflected in the inaugural addresses of President Franklin Delano Roosevelt." Hear the resolve in Roo...
(Cook Records, 2012), 1 hour 1 mins
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Jubilee
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produced by Richard Martin and Meagan Hennessey; performed by Will Oakland, 1880-1956 (Archeophone Records, 2008), 36 mins, 14 page(s)
In 1954, Will Oakland recorded a commemorative LP that looked back on his early years in the music industry. The ultra-rare LP was not sold commercially; it was only meant for friends and colleagues. But in 2009, the album finally became available commercially when Archeophone obtained a copy from historian Allen...
produced by Richard Martin and Meagan Hennessey; performed by Will Oakland, 1880-1956 (Archeophone Records, 2008), 36 mins, 14 page(s)
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Like Young: Jazz and Pop, Youth and Middle Age
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written by Francis Davis, 1946- (Cambridge, MA: Da Capo Press, 2001), 348 page(s)
written by Francis Davis, 1946- (Cambridge, MA: Da Capo Press, 2001), 348 page(s)
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Deep River of Song: Mississippi - Saints & Sinners
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produced by Anna L. Chairetakis, 1944- (Rounder Records, 1999), 1 hour 15 mins
produced by Anna L. Chairetakis, 1944- (Rounder Records, 1999), 1 hour 15 mins
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Sounds of North American Frogs
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produced by Charles M. Bogert, 1908-1992 (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1998), 59 mins
The amphibian song revival begins here! This classic of both biological fieldwork and natural sound recordings, originally released by Folkways in 1958, presents 57 species of frogs and toads on 92 tracks, digitally remastered from the original master tapes. Compiled and narrated by renowned herpetologist Charle...
produced by Charles M. Bogert, 1908-1992 (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1998), 59 mins
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Voices of the Civil Rights Movement: Black American Freedom Songs 1960-1966
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produced by Bernice Johnson Reagon, 1942- (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1997), 2 hours 18 mins
This double-CD reissue documents a central aspect of the cultural environment of the Civil Rights Movement, acknowledging songs as the language that focused people's energy. These 43 tracks are a series of musical images, of a people in coversation about their determination to be free. Many of the songs were rec...
produced by Bernice Johnson Reagon, 1942- (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1997), 2 hours 18 mins
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produced by Alan Lomax, 1915-2002 (Rounder Records, 1997), 53 mins
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That's Why We're Marching: World War II and the American Folksong Movement
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produced by Guy William Logsdon, 1943- and Jeff Place, fl. 1993-2006 (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1996), 1 hour 12 mins
Artists include Woody Guthrie, Almanac Singers, Lead Belly, Tom Glazer, Cisco Houston, Pete Seeger, Josh White, Burl Ives, and others. Few people have heard these songs composed and sung from 1940 to 1945 by artists primarily known for their influence on American folk music after 1945. Both the protest songs and...
produced by Guy William Logsdon, 1943- and Jeff Place, fl. 1993-2006 (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1996), 1 hour 12 mins
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