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Ce'ou Meme
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performed by Groupe Mi-O; in Cook's Tour of Stereo (Cook Records, 1958), 3 mins
Cook Laboratories takes you on a tour of the world of hi-fi sound, by taking you on a tour of the world. Stop by Boston's Symphony Hall to hear a preview of Tchaikovsky's Romeo & Juliet Suite, then to Seville to relish the flamenco singers, to Port of Spain, Trinidad for some calypso and to Martinique for begu...
performed by Groupe Mi-O; in Cook's Tour of Stereo (Cook Records, 1958), 3 mins
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Diverse Songs and Moods of the 1940's: Stella Brooks and Greta Keller
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produced by Moses Asch, 1905-1986 (Folkways Records, 1981), 38 mins

The San Franciscan songstress Stella Brooks and the European chanteuse Greta Keller present not only diverse songs and moods but the far reaching expanse of jazz with this collection of songs sung in English, French, and German, and in varying styles including the blues and cabaret.

produced by Moses Asch, 1905-1986 (Folkways Records, 1981), 38 mins
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Salamanca / Sligo Maid (medley)
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produced by John R. Craig, fl. 1982; performed by Fox Watson and Laurie Diehl; in Fishers Hornpipe and Other Celtic Traditional Tunes (Folkways Records, 1977), 3 mins
produced by John R. Craig, fl. 1982; performed by Fox Watson and Laurie Diehl; in Fishers Hornpipe and Other Celtic Traditional Tunes (Folkways Records, 1977), 3 mins
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Gregorian Chant: Musically Speaking No.1
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produced by Mildred Kayden, 1922- (Folkways Records, 1957), 43 mins

Mildred Kayden opens the album with an in-depth interview with Dom Ludovic Baron about the history and developments of chants, followed by several examples of "Plain Chant". Dom Ludovic Baron says "we can sing; our chant will have all the power of its expression and the grace that passes through it… it will trav...

produced by Mildred Kayden, 1922- (Folkways Records, 1957), 43 mins
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Hey Madeleine!
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(Folkways Records, 2012), 31 mins
Performed by Frenchman Gérard Dôle and his band, The Backdoor Cajuns, the material on this album comes from early recordings of Cajun music. According to Dôle, a "backdoor Cajun" is someone not born in Louisiana who has nonetheless become very attached to the music.
(Folkways Records, 2012), 31 mins
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Le Cycle du Vin
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produced by Irwin Silber, 1925-2010; in Hootenanny Tonight! (Folkways Records, 1959), 3 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; in Hootenanny Tonight! (Folkways Records, 1959), 3 mins
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France: Fait dodo
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in Lullabies of the World (Folkways Records, 1963), 1 min
"This collection has been created in the atmosphere of family life, with all the warmth and affection for the little ones before entering their lives. How much security a mother can give her child with some minutes of holding it fast in her arms, once a day, creating this very intimate union, one with the other!...
in Lullabies of the World (Folkways Records, 1963), 1 min
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Man's Early Musical Instruments
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produced by Curt Sachs, 1881-1959 (Folkways Records, 1956), 1 hour 26 mins
produced by Curt Sachs, 1881-1959 (Folkways Records, 1956), 1 hour 26 mins
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Precious Lord, Hold My Hand
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in Music from the South, Vol. 1: Country Brass Bands (Folkways Records, 1955), 2 mins
The fieldwork for this album sought to explore sources that would lead listeners back to the decades between the emancipation of the slaves in 1863 and 1900. The collector, Frederick Ramsey, Jr., endeavored to find old artists who had not yet been recorded, and with the single exception of Elder David Ross of New...
in Music from the South, Vol. 1: Country Brass Bands (Folkways Records, 1955), 2 mins
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