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Cajun Home Music
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produced by Gérard Dôle, fl. 1985 (Folkways Records, 1977), 36 mins
This album, recorded by Gérard Dôle, presents Cajun home music from before World War I. From solo ballads to instrumental dance tunes, this collection explores the musical expressions of descendants of the Acadians who were expelled from Nova Scotia by the British in the French and Indian War.
produced by Gérard Dôle, fl. 1985 (Folkways Records, 1977), 36 mins
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Slave Songs of the United States
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written by William Francis Allen, 1830-1889, Charles Pickard Ware and Lucy McKim Garrison, 1842-1877; edited by William Francis Allen, 1830-1889, Charles Pickard Ware and Lucy McKim Garrison, 1842-1877 (Freeport, NY: Books for Libraries Press, 1971), 115 page(s)
written by William Francis Allen, 1830-1889, Charles Pickard Ware and Lucy McKim Garrison, 1842-1877; edited by William Francis Allen, 1830-1889, Charles Pickard Ware and Lucy McKim Garrison, 1842-1877 (Freeport, NY: Books for Libraries Press, 1971), 115 page(s)
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Clifton Chenier:Bayou Blues
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produced by Art Rupe, 1917- and Barret Hansen; performed by Clifton Chenier, 1925-1987, Clifton Chenier & His Zodico Ramblers (Specialty Records, 1970), 30 mins
produced by Art Rupe, 1917- and Barret Hansen; performed by Clifton Chenier, 1925-1987, Clifton Chenier & His Zodico Ramblers (Specialty Records, 1970), 30 mins
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VIII. Louisiana Creole Songs
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written by Harold Courlander, 1908-1996; in Negro Folk Music U.S.A. (New York, NY: Columbia University Press, 1966), 171-183
written by Harold Courlander, 1908-1996; in Negro Folk Music U.S.A. (New York, NY: Columbia University Press, 1966), 171-183
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Afro American Folksongs
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written by Henry Edward Krehbiel, 1854-1923 (New York, NY: Frederick Ungar Publishing Company, 1962), 176 page(s)
written by Henry Edward Krehbiel, 1854-1923 (New York, NY: Frederick Ungar Publishing Company, 1962), 176 page(s)
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Echoes of Africa in Folk Songs of the Americas
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written by Beatrice Landeck (New York, NY: David McKay Company, 1961), 184 page(s)
written by Beatrice Landeck (New York, NY: David McKay Company, 1961), 184 page(s)
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All Day Singin' - Louisiana and Smoky Mountain Ballads
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produced by Moses Asch, 1905-1986 (Folkways Records, 1958), 21 mins
On this collection, Adelaide Van Wey juxtaposes the Anglo-American ballads of the Smoky Mountains of North Carolina with songs from French Creole Louisiana. As the title track enjoins, "Bring along your fiddle and guitar too; come along Mary, oh, come along, do!"
produced by Moses Asch, 1905-1986 (Folkways Records, 1958), 21 mins
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Cajun Songs from Louisiana
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produced by Lucie De Vienne Blanc, 1902-1973 (Folkways Records, 1956), 37 mins
produced by Lucie De Vienne Blanc, 1902-1973 (Folkways Records, 1956), 37 mins
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Street Cries and Creole Songs of New Orleans
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(Folkways Records, 1956), 20 mins
On this unique album, Adelaide van Wey sings Creole songs in the distinctive patois of New Orleans and performs street cries from the eastern United States. Zither accompaniment adds an enigmatic touch to each rhyme.
(Folkways Records, 1956), 20 mins
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