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Amerindian Music of Chile: Aymara, Qaqashqar, Mapuche
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produced by Christos Clair-Vasiliades (Folkways Records, 1975), 44 mins
In Chile today there are three indigenous groups who are direct descendants from pre-Hispanic dwellers of America: the Aymara, the Qawashqar (also called Alakaluf), and the Mapuche (also called Araucanian). The Aymara inhabit the Andean mountains and Altiplano located in Chile’s two most northern provinces, Tar...
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produced by Christos Clair-Vasiliades (Folkways Records, 1975), 44 mins
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Canada's Story in Song
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produced by Edith Fulton Fowke, 1913-1996 (Folkways Records, 1960), 1 hour 35 mins

Chants of the Inuit, ballads of French settlers, battle tunes of the British, and songs of Canadian self-rule: singer Alan Mills combines all four to present a rich tapestry of Canadian history in music. Extensive liner notes with full lyrics accompany this collection, which includes and expands upon the materia...

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produced by Edith Fulton Fowke, 1913-1996 (Folkways Records, 1960), 1 hour 35 mins
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Early German Ballads, Vol. 2: 1536-1800
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(Folkways Records, 1963), 43 mins

Extensive liner notes, texts and translations accompany this second volume of Wolfgang Roth’s Early German Ballads, which highlight his rather large collection of early folk songs remembered from his youth. After leaving Germany in the early 1930s, Roth did not return to his lute until the release of this colle...

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(Folkways Records, 1963), 43 mins
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Folksongs and Ballads of Kansas
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(Folkways Records, 1957), 29 mins
Collected and performed by Kansas native Joan O'Bryant, this compilation of Kansas music harks back to its settlers' origins in New England, but especially in Kentucky, Tennessee, and the Ozarks. In addition to old songs from England and Ireland, this album includes material unique to Kansas.
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(Folkways Records, 1957), 29 mins
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An Irishman in North Americay
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produced by Samuel Gesser, 1930-2008 (Folkways Records, 1962), 41 mins
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produced by Samuel Gesser, 1930-2008 (Folkways Records, 1962), 41 mins
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Living Folksongs and Dance-Tunes from the Netherlands
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(Folkways Records, 1956), 38 mins
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(Folkways Records, 1956), 38 mins
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Music from Petauke of Northern Rhodesia, Vol. 1
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produced by Raymond J. Apthorpe and John Blacking, 1928-1990 (Folkways Records, 1962), 38 mins

From beer songs to work songs and lullabies—and much in between—here is music from the Nsenga people of Petauke, in what is now called Zambia. Renowned ethnomusicologist John Blacking collected these recordings and contributed to the liner notes with anthropologist Raymond Thorpe, who writes about Nsenga history...

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produced by Raymond J. Apthorpe and John Blacking, 1928-1990 (Folkways Records, 1962), 38 mins
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Music of Lesotho
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produced by Bill Wood (Folkways Records, 1976), 45 mins
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produced by Bill Wood (Folkways Records, 1976), 45 mins
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O' Canada: A History in Song
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produced by Edith Fulton Fowke, 1913-1996 (Folkways Records, 1956), 58 mins

Chants of the Inuit, ballads of French settlers, battle tunes of the British, and songs of Canadian self-rule: singer Alan Mills combines all four to present a rich tapestry of Canadian history in music. Extensive liner notes with full lyrics accompany this collection, which comprises the first half of Folkways...

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produced by Edith Fulton Fowke, 1913-1996 (Folkways Records, 1956), 58 mins
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Songs and Dances of Brittany
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produced by Samuel Gesser, 1930-2008 (Folkways Records, 1957), 43 mins

Little trace is left of the ancient Druids who lived in this region of France. But Brittany’s spirit lives on in its own language, distinctive religious observances, and especially its music. The Conan Family heard on this album represent this Breton spirit. They come from Perros Guirrec in western Brittany, a s...

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produced by Samuel Gesser, 1930-2008 (Folkways Records, 1957), 43 mins
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