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Hootenanny Tonight!
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produced by Irwin Silber, 1925-2010 (Folkways Records, 1959), 53 mins
Sing Out! defines hootenanny as ‘a riproaring party, a wing-ding, a blow-out." Recorded at two hootenannies in New York City in 1954, the performances on this album fit the description! Participants include Pete Seeger, Sonny Terry, Leon Bibb, Sylvia Kahn, and many others.
produced by Irwin Silber, 1925-2010 (Folkways Records, 1959), 53 mins
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Jewish Life: The Old Country
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produced by Ruth Rubin, 1906- (Folkways Records, 1958), 44 mins

When Eastern European Jews immigrated en masse to the United States in the 1880s and ’90s fleeing Czarist oppression and poverty, they brought with them a body of secular folk songs. Sung in Yiddish by men and women who came here from five villages (with English translations and explanations), this recording...

produced by Ruth Rubin, 1906- (Folkways Records, 1958), 44 mins
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With Voices Together We Sing
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produced by Moses Asch, 1905-1986; performed by Pete Seeger, 1919-2014 (Folkways Records, 1956), 41 mins
This recording was made at a concert Pete Seeger gave at the Museum of Modern Art in New York for an audience of five hundred college students. A testament to Seeger's skill at leading a chorus, this album features songs from several American genres, as well as from Norway, South Africa, the Jewish tradition, and...
produced by Moses Asch, 1905-1986; performed by Pete Seeger, 1919-2014 (Folkways Records, 1956), 41 mins
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