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Banks of Marble and Other Songs
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produced by Fred Hellerman, 1927-2016 (Folkways Records, 1974), 38 mins
produced by Fred Hellerman, 1927-2016 (Folkways Records, 1974), 38 mins
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400 Years of Folk Music
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produced by Steven Smolian (Folkways Records, 1964), 30 mins
In the early 1960s, multi-instrumentalists Steve Addiss, Bill Crofut, and Tim Prentice traveled to China, Southeast Asia, and Africa as part of the State Department's Cultural Exchange Program. This recording features tunes and songs associated with their journey—some from their own repertoire, and some learned...
produced by Steven Smolian (Folkways Records, 1964), 30 mins
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World Tour with Folk Songs
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produced by Gunther Jerzabek (Folkways Records, 1962), 39 mins
Taken from concerts in Burma and Germany, this album features live recordings of Steve Addiss and Bill Crofut during their tour for the State Department's Cultural Exchange Program. Their repertoire includes adaptations of Thai, Burmese, Kenyan, and Japanese songs, as well as material from the United States.
produced by Gunther Jerzabek (Folkways Records, 1962), 39 mins
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(Folkways Records, 1962), 41 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), 43 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), 43 mins
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Radio Programme, No. 1: Henry Jacobs'
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produced by Moses Asch, 1905-1986 and Henry Jacobs (Folkways Records, 1955), 50 mins

Experimental radio programs from San Francisco’s KPFA station produced this series of "audio collages," which includes an eclectic mix of electronic music, a "sonata for loudspeaker," a polyrhythmic improvisation created by sampling "primitive percussion instruments and voice," and spoofed interviews with a phon...

produced by Moses Asch, 1905-1986 and Henry Jacobs (Folkways Records, 1955), 50 mins
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