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written by Shane White and Graham White (Boston, MA: Beacon Press, 2005), 266 page(s)
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Deep River of Song: Louisiana
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produced by Alan Lomax, 1915-2002, John A. Lomax, 1867-1948, Ruby Terrill Lomax, 1886-1961, Paul Yeager, Anna L. Chairetakis, 1944- and Jeffrey A. Greenberg, fl. 1992 (Rounder Records, 2004), 1 hour 9 mins
produced by Alan Lomax, 1915-2002, John A. Lomax, 1867-1948, Ruby Terrill Lomax, 1886-1961, Paul Yeager, Anna L. Chairetakis, 1944- and Jeffrey A. Greenberg, fl. 1992 (Rounder Records, 2004), 1 hour 9 mins
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Images: Iconography of Music in African American Culture, 1700s-1920s
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written by Josephine Wright, fl. 1981-2007 and Eileen Jackson Southern, 1920-2002 (New York: Garland Science, 2000), 299 page(s)
written by Josephine Wright, fl. 1981-2007 and Eileen Jackson Southern, 1920-2002 (New York: Garland Science, 2000), 299 page(s)
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Negro Work Songs and Calls
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produced by Bob Carlin, 1953- (Rounder Records, 1999), 44 mins
produced by Bob Carlin, 1953- (Rounder Records, 1999), 44 mins
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Deep River of Song: Mississippi - Saints & Sinners
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produced by Anna L. Chairetakis, 1944- (Rounder Records, 1999), 1 hour 15 mins
produced by Anna L. Chairetakis, 1944- (Rounder Records, 1999), 1 hour 15 mins
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Southern Journey Vol. 3: 61 Highway Mississippi
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produced by Alan Lomax, 1915-2002 (Rounder Records, 1997), 1 hour 1 mins
produced by Alan Lomax, 1915-2002 (Rounder Records, 1997), 1 hour 1 mins
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Lead Belly's Last Sessions
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(Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1994), 4 hours 12 mins
Spontaneous, intimate, spellbinding recordings from 1948. Four discs contain 96 songs and include the two remaining unissued tracks from the Last Sessions, plus Lead Belly's best-known songs such as Midnight Special, Goodnight Irene, and Rock Island Line. The 24-page booklet contains rare photos, articles, origi...
(Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1994), 4 hours 12 mins
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Music from Saramaka: A Dynamic Afro-American Tradition
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produced by Sally Price, 1943- and Richard Price (Folkways Records, 1977), 45 mins
produced by Sally Price, 1943- and Richard Price (Folkways Records, 1977), 45 mins
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Music Down Home: An Introduction to Negro Folk Music, U.S.A.
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produced by Charles Edward Smith, 1904-1970 (Folkways Records, 1965), 1 hour 27 mins

This 1965 recording traces the evolution of African American folk music from the South.The oral tradition of folk music in the African American community has demonstrated a perseverence through the eras of slavery and segregation while embracing and influencing American popular music through songs, lyrics and perf...

produced by Charles Edward Smith, 1904-1970 (Folkways Records, 1965), 1 hour 27 mins
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Peter La Farge Sings of the Cowboys: Cowboy, Ranch and Rodeo Songs, and Cattle Calls
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(Folkways Records, 1963), 41 mins
A member of the extinct Nargaset tribe, La Farge was adopted by the Tewa tribe of the Hopi Nation. His stepfather raised him and taught him about horses and the cowboy life, and here La Farge sings trail songs, roping songs, night herding ballads, and rodeo tunes.
(Folkways Records, 1963), 41 mins
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