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Dance Like the Wind: Music of Today's Black Composers
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conducted by Phillip Brunelle, 1943-; performed by VocalEssence Ensemble Singers (Clarion Records, 2004), 1 hour 16 mins
conducted by Phillip Brunelle, 1943-; performed by VocalEssence Ensemble Singers (Clarion Records, 2004), 1 hour 16 mins
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Chapter 1. 1889:  Selected, Annotated Chronology of Music-Related Citations, 1889
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written by Lynn Abbott, fl. 2002 and Doug Seroff, fl. 2002 (Jackson, MS: University Press of Mississippi, 2002), 13 page(s)
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Paul Robeson: Peace Arch Concerts
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produced by Allan Shaw; performed by Paul Robeson, 1898-1976 (Folk Era, 1998), 1 hour 7 mins, 25 page(s)
produced by Allan Shaw; performed by Paul Robeson, 1898-1976 (Folk Era, 1998), 1 hour 7 mins, 25 page(s)
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Roosevelt's Blues: African-American Blues and Gospel Songs on FDR
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written by Guido van Rijn (Jackson, MS: University Press of Mississippi, 1997), 292 page(s)
written by Guido van Rijn (Jackson, MS: University Press of Mississippi, 1997), 292 page(s)
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Pure Religion and Bad Company
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produced by Manny Greenhill (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1991), 1 hour
A stunning mixture of gospel vocals and deftly played blues and ragtime instrumentals from the guitar playing evangelist. Recordings from 1957 demonstrate Davis's amazing ability to both sing and play with a passion and skill unparalleled. They also contain the first recorded performances of the Davis classics H...
produced by Manny Greenhill (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1991), 1 hour
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Virginia Mountain Boys, Vol. 4
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produced by Eric H. Davidson, 1937-2015 (Folkways Records, 1983), 47 mins
produced by Eric H. Davidson, 1937-2015 (Folkways Records, 1983), 47 mins
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Look Out! Here It Comes
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(Folkways Records, 1975), 44 mins
An alumnus of the New Lost City Ramblers and an integral part of the old time music scene, Tracy Schwarz brings emotion to his singing and to his banjo and fiddle playing. As he writes in the liner notes, "This is my favorite music, and I'm committed to it for life."
(Folkways Records, 1975), 44 mins
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Close To Home
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produced by John Cohen, 1932- (Folkways Records, 1975), 42 mins
Recorded in Holcomb's home in eastern Kentucky, this album portrays the music of a master musician whose identification with his songs is intense, innate, and above all, honest. It's not for nothing that John Cohen, the man who recorded Close to Home, coined the phrase "the high lonesome sound" to describe Holc...
produced by John Cohen, 1932- (Folkways Records, 1975), 42 mins
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The Asch Recordings, 1939 to 1945 - Vol. 2
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produced by Charles Edward Smith, 1904-1970 and Moses Asch, 1905-1986 (Folkways Records, 1967), 48 mins

This compilation of folk ballads from the Moses Asch archives samples songs from many of his favorite singers: Lead Belly, Burl Ives, Alan Lomax, Brownie McGhee, Pete Seeger and Woody Guthrie. Volume 2 continues on FW00AA4.

produced by Charles Edward Smith, 1904-1970 and Moses Asch, 1905-1986 (Folkways Records, 1967), 48 mins
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The Wandering Folksong
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(Folkways Records, 1966), 43 mins
This album of folk songs by moonlighting biologist Sam Hinton demonstrates the porous boundaries between folk and popular music. Here, Hinton sings material from a wide variety of sources, including American family songbooks and P. W. Joyce's venerated collection of Irish tunes and ballads.
(Folkways Records, 1966), 43 mins
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