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50 Years: Where Do You Come From? Where Do You Go?
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produced by John Cohen, 1932-, Mike Seeger, 1933-2009 and Tracy Schwarz, 1938-; performed by The New Lost City Ramblers (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2009)

Collectively known as the New Lost City Ramblers, Mike Seeger, John Cohen, and Tom Paley were pioneers in the revival of Southern mountain music during the folk music revival of the late 1950s and early 1960s. They brought the sounds of genuine old-time string band music and early bluegrass to eager city and colle...

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produced by John Cohen, 1932-, Mike Seeger, 1933-2009 and Tracy Schwarz, 1938-; performed by The New Lost City Ramblers (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2009)
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Abiyoyo and Other Story Songs for Children
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(Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1991), 42 mins
A wonderful collection of story songs, including the famous saga of the kindly giant Abiyoyo. Parents and kids can follow along with the complete text in the enclosed booklet. "An essential collection." —Record Roundup
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(Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1991), 42 mins
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Adventures in Rhythm
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(Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1989), 25 mins
An engaging progression of simple to complex rhythmic concepts with Rhythm Workshop participants. Appropriate for children with learning difficulties. Includes Caney Mi Macaro, I’ve Been Working on the Railroad, Hambone, and more. For more information on Ella Jenkins, please visit www.ellajenkins.com.
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(Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1989), 25 mins
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African-American Folk Rhythms
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(Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1998), 38 mins
Ella Jenkins and the Goodwill Spiritual Choir collaborate in this lively presentation of African- American music for adults and older children. The choral arrangements of spirituals, work songs, children's rhymes, and other forms present a cross-section of African-American experience and music in a variety of sty...
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(Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1998), 38 mins
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Alberta: Wild Roses, Northern Lights
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(Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2006), 1 hour 10 mins
The music of Alberta is as beautiful, dynamic, and varied as its scenery. From Alberta’s majestic Rocky Mountains to its prairies, foothills, badlands, forests, lakes, and cities, this 19-track CD introduces listeners to the some of the very best contemporary singer/songwriters and musicians from Wild Rose Coun...
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(Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2006), 1 hour 10 mins
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Alerta Sings and Songs for the Playground/ Canciones Para el Recreo
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produced by Suni Paz, fl. 1977 (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2000), 1 hour 5 mins
Suni Paz has devoted her career to opening children’s minds to new languages and new sounds through music. This release includes two of her acclaimed Folkways children’s recordings. ALERTA Sings presents easy-to-learn songs from Latin America and the Caribbean. Canciones para el recreo presents fun songs fro...
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produced by Suni Paz, fl. 1977 (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2000), 1 hour 5 mins
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El Alma de Puerto Rico: Jíbaro Tradition by Ecos de Borinquen
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produced by Daniel E. Sheehy; performed by Ecos de Borinquen (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2016), 59 mins
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produced by Daniel E. Sheehy; performed by Ecos de Borinquen (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2016), 59 mins
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American Banjo: Three-Finger and Scruggs Style
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produced by Mike Seeger, 1933-2009 (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1990), 1 hour 3 mins
This recording was the first bluegrass LP ever released. The reissue now contains 16 additional tracks, a total of 43 tunes played by the immortal Snuffy Jenkins and others, including Smiley Hobbs. A banjo classic that runs 60 minutes in length. "...[A]s unspoiled as the day they were recorded..." — Rolling Sto...
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produced by Mike Seeger, 1933-2009 (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1990), 1 hour 3 mins
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American Favorite Ballads, Vol. 4
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(Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2006), 1 hour 12 mins

Pete Seeger has long set the standard for interpreters of American traditional and topical songs. This fourth volume in the popular series compiled from the Folkways Records American Favorite Ballads series of the 1950s and 1960s features Seeger's versions of classic folk songs from America’s past. Extensive...

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(Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2006), 1 hour 12 mins
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American Favorite Ballads, Vol. 5
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(Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2007), 1 hour 10 mins

These are the songs Pete Seeger sang for America, songs every school child and summer camp attendee learned to sing and now sing with their children and grandchildren. The five-volume American Favorite Ballads (issued 1957 to 1962) is a cornerstone of Seeger’s work with Folkways Records. This CD concludes this r...

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(Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2007), 1 hour 10 mins
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