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American Ballads And Folksongs
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produced by Kenneth S. Goldstein, 1927-1995 (Folkways Records, 1958), 50 mins
Like Joan O'Bryant's previous Folkways recording, Folksongs and Ballads of Kansas, this album presents folk songs geographically close to O'Bryant's heart. Most of the ballads included here are versions from Kansas, Arkansas, and Missouri, and several were collected through the University of Arkansas Folklore R...
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produced by Kenneth S. Goldstein, 1927-1995 (Folkways Records, 1958), 50 mins
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American Favorite Ballads, Vol. 1
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produced by Moses Asch, 1905-1986 (Folkways Records, 1957), 48 mins
See also: Smithsonian Folkways Recordings reissued series of American Favorite Ballads.
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produced by Moses Asch, 1905-1986 (Folkways Records, 1957), 48 mins
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American Folk Songs Sung by the Seegers
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(Folkways Records, 1957), 31 mins
Mike, Peggy, Barbara, and Penny Seeger join forces on this album of folk songs, which includes ballads, lullabies, and ring games. Particularly interesting is the accompanying essay by musicologist Charles Seeger, who writes about the communication between urban and rural musical forms.
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(Folkways Records, 1957), 31 mins
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American Industrial Ballads
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produced by Moses Asch, 1905-1986 (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1992), 51 mins
Songs of struggle which emerged from the coal mines, textile mills and acres of farmland, and spoke of issues important to the American laborer. Twenty-four songs written about the unprecedented industrialization of the 19th century, including Peg and Awl, The Farmer is the Man, and Winnsboro Cotton Mill Blues....
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produced by Moses Asch, 1905-1986 (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1992), 51 mins
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Bay State Ballads
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produced by Kenneth S. Goldstein, 1927-1995 (Folkways Records, 1956), 31 mins
Singer and avid folksong collector Paul Clayton presents a selection of Massachusetts ballads from land and sea. From songs discovered in whaling journals to broadside ballads from the late 18th century, the material on this album addresses a wide range of topics. Kenny Goldstein's excellent liner notes augment t...
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produced by Kenneth S. Goldstein, 1927-1995 (Folkways Records, 1956), 31 mins
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The Best Of Tish Hinojosa Live
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performed by Tish Hinojosa, 1955- (Rounder Records, 2003), 1 hour 16 mins
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performed by Tish Hinojosa, 1955- (Rounder Records, 2003), 1 hour 16 mins
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Beto Villa: Father of Orquesta Tejana
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produced by Chris Strachwitz, 1931- and Armando Marroquin, fl. 1962; performed by Beto Villa, 1915- (Arhoolie Records, 1992), 1 hour 7 mins
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produced by Chris Strachwitz, 1931- and Armando Marroquin, fl. 1962; performed by Beto Villa, 1915- (Arhoolie Records, 1992), 1 hour 7 mins
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Broadside Ballads, Vol. 1
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produced by Sis Cunningham, 1909-2004 (Folkways Records, 1963), 47 mins
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produced by Sis Cunningham, 1909-2004 (Folkways Records, 1963), 47 mins
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Broadside Ballads, Vol. 2
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produced by Sis Cunningham, 1909-2004 (Folkways Records, 1963), 41 mins
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produced by Sis Cunningham, 1909-2004 (Folkways Records, 1963), 41 mins
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