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John Henry Faulk Negro Religious Music from Texas, Vol. 1
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performed by Congregation (Alexander Street, 2009), 1 hour 23 mins
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Golden Age Gospel Choirs (1954-1963)
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produced by Lee Hildebrand, fl. 1957 (Specialty Records, 1997), 1 hour 10 mins
produced by Lee Hildebrand, fl. 1957 (Specialty Records, 1997), 1 hour 10 mins
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Old Regular Baptists: Lined-Out Hymnody from Southeastern Kentucky
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produced by Jeff Todd Titon, 1943- (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1997), 1 hour 7 mins
The oldest English-language religious music in oral tradition in North America, the lined-out, congregational hymnody of the Old Regular Baptists, is heard in the heart of the coal-mining country of the Southern Appalachian Mountains. This music of worship once was the common way of singing sacred song in the Ame...
produced by Jeff Todd Titon, 1943- (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1997), 1 hour 7 mins
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Southern Journey: Sheep, Sheep Don'tcha Know the Road? - Southern Music, Sacred and Sinful, Volume 6
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produced by Alan Lomax, 1915-2002 and Anna L. Chairetakis, 1944- (Rounder Records, 1997), 1 hour 2 mins
produced by Alan Lomax, 1915-2002 and Anna L. Chairetakis, 1944- (Rounder Records, 1997), 1 hour 2 mins
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Woody's Story: As Told by Will Geer and Sung by Dick Wingfield
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(Folkways Records, 1973), 1 hour 19 mins

The engaging story of Woody Guthrie’s life, from his humble beginnings in Oklahoma to his hard travelin’ days, encompasses tales of family and friends, of adventures and hardships on the road. Guthrie’s friend Will Geer narrates these tales, and Dick Wingfield sings songs to accompany them.

(Folkways Records, 1973), 1 hour 19 mins
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Afro-American Music: A Demonstration Recording
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produced by Willis James (Folkways Records, 1970), 1 hour 46 mins

Willis James, former chairman of the Music Department at Spelman College, looks at how the complex musical and linguistic practices of west coast African cultures have been translated into the musical practices of African Americans. In this lecture performance, he covers spirituals, work songs, blues and jazz.

produced by Willis James (Folkways Records, 1970), 1 hour 46 mins
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Been in the Storm So Long - Spirituals & Shouts, Children's Game Songs, and Folktales
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produced by Guy Carawan, 1927-2015 (Folkways Records, 1967), 44 mins

This recording was made over a period of two years to accompany a folklife study of the southern rural African-American community of Johns Island off the coast of South Carolina. Producer Guy Carawan documents the "rich oral tradition of folk expression" of Moving Star Hall, a central gathering place for communit...

produced by Guy Carawan, 1927-2015 (Folkways Records, 1967), 44 mins
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Music in the Streets
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produced by Tony Schwartz (Folkways Records, 1957), 49 mins
produced by Tony Schwartz (Folkways Records, 1957), 49 mins
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