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Overview of Music in the United States
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written by William Kearns; edited by Ellen Koskoff (Routledge (Publisher), 2000), 35 page(s)
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written by William Kearns; edited by Ellen Koskoff (Routledge (Publisher), 2000), 35 page(s)
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English and Scottish Music
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written by Christopher Goertzen; edited by Ellen Koskoff (Routledge (Publisher), 2000), 11 page(s)
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written by Christopher Goertzen; edited by Ellen Koskoff (Routledge (Publisher), 2000), 11 page(s)
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Iron Mountain String Band: An Old Time Southern Mountain String Band
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produced by Eric H. Davidson, 1937-2015 (Folkways Records, 1973), 52 mins
Eric Davidson (banjo), Caleb Finch (fiddle), and Peggy Haine (guitar) present a selection of tunes and songs learned from field recordings they collected in Grayson and Carroll counties, Virginia, beginning in 1956.
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produced by Eric H. Davidson, 1937-2015 (Folkways Records, 1973), 52 mins
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Kilby Snow: Country Songs and Tunes with Autoharp
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produced by Mike Seeger, 1933-2009 (Folkways Records, 1969), 46 mins
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produced by Mike Seeger, 1933-2009 (Folkways Records, 1969), 46 mins
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The Sounds of Slavery: Discovering African American History through Songs, Sermons, and Speech
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written by Shane White and Graham White (Boston, MA: Beacon Press, 2005), 266 page(s)
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written by Shane White and Graham White (Boston, MA: Beacon Press, 2005), 266 page(s)
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Traditional Music from Grayson and Carroll Counties, Virginia: Songs, Tunes with Fiddle, Banjo and Band
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produced by Paul Newman and Eric H. Davidson, 1937-2015 (Folkways Records, 1962), 59 mins
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produced by Paul Newman and Eric H. Davidson, 1937-2015 (Folkways Records, 1962), 59 mins
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Vocal Music of Contemporary China, Vol. 1: The Han People
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produced by Han Guohuang, fl. 1981 (Folkways Records, 1980), 48 mins

Han Kuo-Huang selected this collection of Chinese Operas of the Han People. He explains that "art in contemporary China is to serve a specific (usually political) function rather than the ultimate art-for-art’s sake idea of the west" and that "the audience for this art is workers, peasants, and soldiers." The ol...

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produced by Han Guohuang, fl. 1981 (Folkways Records, 1980), 48 mins
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