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Fast Folk: A Community of Singers and Songwriters
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(Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2002), 2 hours 24 mins
Fast Folk Musical Magazine helped jumpstart the careers of musicians such as Shawn Colvin, Steve Forbert, John Gorka, Lucy Kaplansky, Christine Lavin, Richard Shindell, Suzanne Vega, and many others. This double CD set comprises honest, intimate versions of their songs, available in retail stores for the first...
(Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2002), 2 hours 24 mins
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Let's Play!
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produced by Raffi, 1948-; performed by Raffi, 1948- (Rounder Records, 2002), 40 mins, 16 page(s)
produced by Raffi, 1948-; performed by Raffi, 1948- (Rounder Records, 2002), 40 mins, 16 page(s)
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There is No Eye: Music for Photographs
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(Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2001), 1 hour 9 mins
In Music For Photographs, photographer, film maker, folklorist and musician John Cohen (of the New Lost City Ramblers) presents some of the finest American roots recordings ever made. On their own, these songs are authentic and captivating. Yet, they are only one half of a conceptual whole—Cohen has also releas...
(Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2001), 1 hour 9 mins
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American Folk, Game and Activity Songs
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(Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2000), 1 hour 5 mins
Kick off your shoes, tap your feet, and clap your hands along with Pete Seeger, whose contagious performances have introduced generations of children to the richness of traditional American music. Accompanied by his banjo, Pete Seeger presents 22 songs for young children that the whole family will enjoy. Extensi...
(Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2000), 1 hour 5 mins
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The Best of Broadside 1962-1988: Anthems of the American Underground from the Pages of Broadside Magazine
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produced by Jeff Place, fl. 1993-2006 and Ronald D. Cohen (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2000), 5 hours 25 mins
The Best of Broadside, Anthems of the American Underground from the Pages of Broadside Magazine. Eighty-nine songs, including some never commercially released. Compiled and annotated by Jeff Place and Ronald D. Cohen. A five CD boxed set. It was a small underground magazine smuggled out of a New York City housi...
produced by Jeff Place, fl. 1993-2006 and Ronald D. Cohen (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2000), 5 hours 25 mins
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Ear to the Ground
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produced by Rosalie Sorrels (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2000), 1 hour 3 mins
Malvina Reynolds, the well-known songwriter and activist for social justice and the environment, performs some of her most famous songs in this compilation of studio and live recordings from the 1960s and 1970s. Reflecting the cultural and political turmoil of the day, her powerful, sometimes somber, sometimes li...
produced by Rosalie Sorrels (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2000), 1 hour 3 mins
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European Klezmer Music
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produced by Steve Greenman, fl. 2004 and Zev Feldman, fl. 2000 (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2000), 1 hour 11 mins
This is the first modern studio recording of the klezmer music of Europe, performed with the original European instrumentation—first violin, cimbal (hammer dulcimer), sekund (contra-fiddle), and bass. Half of these compositions were recorded here for the first time. This CD features haunting instrumentals by th...
produced by Steve Greenman, fl. 2004 and Zev Feldman, fl. 2000 (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2000), 1 hour 11 mins
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Well May the World Go
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produced by Larry Long, 1951- (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2000), 55 mins
Telling the stories of hard-working people in a way that highlights the courage, deep personal experiences, and heroism found in their lives is a tradition for which Woody Guthrie is famous and which Larry Long continues in this new release. Eclectic and richly orchestrated, Well May the World Go reflects the com...
produced by Larry Long, 1951- (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2000), 55 mins
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