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Quite Early Morning (With Spoken Introduction)
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performed by Pete Seeger, 1919-2014, Jeff Haynes, David Bernz, Travis Jeffrey, David Amram, 1930-, Peter Siegel, fl. 2011, Mark Murphy, 1932-2015 and Grégoire Maret, 1975-, Rivertown Kids; in Pete Seeger with the River Town Kids and Friends:Tomorrow's Children (Appleseed, 2010), 2 mins
performed by Pete Seeger, 1919-2014, Jeff Haynes, David Bernz, Travis Jeffrey, David Amram, 1930-, Peter Siegel, fl. 2011, Mark Murphy, 1932-2015 and Grégoire Maret, 1975-, Rivertown Kids; in Pete Seeger with the River Town Kids and Friends:Tomorrow's Children (Appleseed, 2010), 2 mins
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performed by Pete Seeger, 1919-2014; in Pete Seeger Sings and Answers Questions (Folkways Records, 1968), 28 mins
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Johnson Boys
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produced by Charles Edward Smith, 1904-1970 and Moses Asch, 1905-1986; performed by Bess Lomax Hawes, 1921-2009, Frank Warner and Pete Seeger, 1919-2014; in The Asch Recordings, 1939 to 1945 - Vol. 2 (Folkways Records, 1967), 1 min

This compilation of folk ballads from the Moses Asch archives samples songs from many of his favorite singers: Lead Belly, Burl Ives, Alan Lomax, Brownie McGhee, Pete Seeger and Woody Guthrie. Volume 2 continues on FW00AA4.

produced by Charles Edward Smith, 1904-1970 and Moses Asch, 1905-1986; performed by Bess Lomax Hawes, 1921-2009, Frank Warner and Pete Seeger, 1919-2014; in The Asch Recordings, 1939 to 1945 - Vol. 2 (Folkways Records, 1967), 1 min
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Hold On (Keep Your Eyes on the Prize)
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performed by Pete Seeger, 1919-2014; in WNEW's Story of Selma (Folkways Records, 1965), 3 mins

Starting with 3200 people in Selma, Alabama and ending in Montgomery, Alabama with 25,000, the Selma-to-Montgomery March is considered to have "...represented the political and emotional peak of the modern civil rights movement." For some, "...the best and most lasting evidence of [the spirit of the event] was to...

performed by Pete Seeger, 1919-2014; in WNEW's Story of Selma (Folkways Records, 1965), 3 mins
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12-String Guitar as Played by Lead Belly
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(Folkways Records, 1962), 1 hour 20 mins

Pete Seeger teaches the 12-string guitar as played by the virtuoso Lead Belly through a detailed breakdown of both the instrument itself (how to tune it, steel vs. silk strings etc.) and step-by-step explanations of Lead Belly’s songs. Here, Pete Seeger pays homage to his friend and mentor Lead Belly by teachin...

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The Girl I Left Behind Me
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produced by Moses Asch, 1905-1986; performed by Pete Seeger, 1919-2014; in American Favorite Ballads, Vol. 3 (Folkways Records, 1959), 1 min
See also: Smithsonian Folkways Recordings reissued series of American Favorite Ballads.
produced by Moses Asch, 1905-1986; performed by Pete Seeger, 1919-2014; in American Favorite Ballads, Vol. 3 (Folkways Records, 1959), 1 min
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Folksinger's Guitar Guide, Vol. 1: An Instruction Record
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(Folkways Records, 1955), 34 mins

Icon of the American folk music revival Pete Seeger teaches folk guitar through a detailed written instruction guide (included in the liner notes) which accompanies in-depth teaching and classic folk song examples on the album itself. He advises: " … if you enjoy playing the guitar, you shouldn’t think of it...

(Folkways Records, 1955), 34 mins
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Fare You Well Polly (Wagoner's Lad)
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performed by Pete Seeger, 1919-2014; in Frontier Ballads (Folkways Records, 1954), 2 mins

Adventurers, nonconformists, naturalists, and anyone seeking a new life traveled to America's far reaches, singing their old music even as they created new songs to describe life on the frontier. Through Pete Seeger's performance, Frontier Ballads presents the musical expressions of these immigrants, settlers,...

performed by Pete Seeger, 1919-2014; in Frontier Ballads (Folkways Records, 1954), 2 mins
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