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Chapter One: Learning to Listen
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written by John Minton; in 78 Blues: Folksongs and Phonographs in the American South (Jackson, MS: University Press of Mississippi, 2008), 22-44
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Banjo Tunes and Songs
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produced by Edward A. Kahn, fl. 1958 (Folkways Records, 1958), 38 mins
produced by Edward A. Kahn, fl. 1958 (Folkways Records, 1958), 38 mins
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Black Banjo Songsters of North Carolina and Virginia
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produced by Cecilia Conway and Scott Odell (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1998), 1 hour 4 mins
The sounds and social history of African American banjo playing—32 superb instrumentals and vocals, recorded between 1974 and 1997. Extensively annotated with performer's life histories, tunings, lyrics, bibliography, and discography. The banjo's gourd ancestors came to the Americas with enslaved Africans, forg...
produced by Cecilia Conway and Scott Odell (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1998), 1 hour 4 mins
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"Black Folk Singers" Leadbelly & Josh White (1937-1946) (Document Records, 1999), 4 page(s)
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Blind Alfred Reed (1927-1929)
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performed by Blind Alfred Reed, 1880-1956, Blind Alfred Reed (1927-1929) (Document Records, 1998), 4 page(s)
performed by Blind Alfred Reed, 1880-1956, Blind Alfred Reed (1927-1929) (Document Records, 1998), 4 page(s)
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performed by Blind Joe Taggart, Blind Joe Taggart Vol. 1 (1926-1928) (Document Records, 1994), 4 page(s)
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Blind Willie McTell 1940
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performed by Blind Willie McTell, 1901-1959, Blind Willie McTell 1940 (Document Records, 1969), 4 page(s)
performed by Blind Willie McTell, 1901-1959, Blind Willie McTell 1940 (Document Records, 1969), 4 page(s)
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British Traditional Ballads in the Southern Mountains, Volume 1
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produced by Kenneth S. Goldstein, 1927-1995 (Folkways Records, 1960), 49 mins
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British Traditional Ballads in the Southern Mountains, Volume 2
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produced by Kenneth S. Goldstein, 1927-1995 (Folkways Records, 1960), 47 mins
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East Virginia
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produced by Gene Bluestein, 1928-2002; performed by Buell Kazee; in Buell Kazee Sings and Plays (Folkways Records, 1958), 4 mins
produced by Gene Bluestein, 1928-2002; performed by Buell Kazee; in Buell Kazee Sings and Plays (Folkways Records, 1958), 4 mins
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