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24 Best-Loved French Folk Songs
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(Monitor Records, 1989), 44 mins

These 24 songs are an important part of France’s musical heritage and have remained standards over the years. André Claveau, one of the favorite stars of the postwar era, and Mathé Altéry, a famous singer in the ‘50s and ‘60s, together sing these world-famous tunes, which depict a cheerful and carefree France.



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(Monitor Records, 1989), 44 mins
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Across the Blueridge Mountains
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produced by Red Allen, 1930-1993 (Folkways Records, 1983), 29 mins
produced by Red Allen, 1930-1993 (Folkways Records, 1983), 29 mins
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Africa South of the Sahara
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produced by Alan P. Merriam, 1923-1980 and Harold Courlander, 1908-1996 (Folkways Records, 1957), 1 hour 20 mins
produced by Alan P. Merriam, 1923-1980 and Harold Courlander, 1908-1996 (Folkways Records, 1957), 1 hour 20 mins
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Ceremonial Drums
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produced by Harold Courlander, 1908-1996; in African and Afro-American Drums (Folkways Records, 1954), 5 mins

African and Afro-American Drums is an examination of African drumming and its influence on the music of the Americas. Representing eight countries in the American continents, Harold Courlander has compiled an anthology of drum music from three continents and explores its various uses as well as chronicles the ev...

produced by Harold Courlander, 1908-1996; in African and Afro-American Drums (Folkways Records, 1954), 5 mins
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African Flutes (Gambia)
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produced by Samuel Barclay Charters, 1929-2015 (Folkways Records, 1978), 38 mins

The Fula and Serahule peoples of The Gambia share an ancient beauty: their wooden flutes. But their musical traditions are far from being shared cultural expression. Compare the flute music from both traditions as it is paired with singing and drumming and accented with calabash rattle.

produced by Samuel Barclay Charters, 1929-2015 (Folkways Records, 1978), 38 mins
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