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A Recorded Autobiography
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produced by Robert H. Catalotti, 1955-; performed by Moses Asch, 1905-1986 and William Edward Burghardt Du Bois, 1868-1963; in Every Tone a Testimony (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2001), 3 mins
This double CD draws upon the collection at the Smithsonian Folkways archive to create a history of African American life and culture in sound—an aural history. Encompassing both the African American oral and literary traditions, these 59 tracks feature an unparalleled assembly of voices in music, oratory, poetr...
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produced by Robert H. Catalotti, 1955-; performed by Moses Asch, 1905-1986 and William Edward Burghardt Du Bois, 1868-1963; in Every Tone a Testimony (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2001), 3 mins
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Family Songs and Stories from the North Carolina Mountains
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(North Carolina Arts Council, 1995), 54 mins
Described as "quite simply the finest living singer of unaccompanied British ballads in southern Appalachia," Doug Wallin of Madison County, N.C., holds the prestigious National Folk Heritage Fellowship. Accompanied on this album by his gifted brother Jack, Doug Wallin performs his family's songs in his elegant a...
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(North Carolina Arts Council, 1995), 54 mins
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