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(Folkways Records, 1961), 54 mins
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British Broadside Ballads in Popular Tradition
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produced by Kenneth S. Goldstein, 1927-1995 (Folkways Records, 1957), 48 mins
produced by Kenneth S. Goldstein, 1927-1995 (Folkways Records, 1957), 48 mins
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Folk Guitar, Bahaman Ballads and Rhyming Spirituals
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produced by Samuel Barclay Charters, 1929-2015 (Folkways Records, 1964), 37 mins

This collection of three virtuosos from the island of Andros is a compilation of several recordings not previously released on Samuel Charters’ series of Bahamian music (see SFW40066, FW03845, and FW03846). Opening with the country’s premiere folk guitarist, Joseph Spence, whose distinctive playing style is...

produced by Samuel Barclay Charters, 1929-2015 (Folkways Records, 1964), 37 mins
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(Folkways Records, 1964), 43 mins
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Lead Belly's Last Sessions
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(Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1994), 4 hours 31 mins
Spontaneous, intimate, spellbinding recordings from 1948. Four discs contain 96 songs and include the two remaining unissued tracks from the Last Sessions, plus Lead Belly's best-known songs such as Midnight Special, Goodnight Irene, and Rock Island Line. The 24-page booklet contains rare photos, articles, origi...
(Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1994), 4 hours 31 mins
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(Folkways Records, 1980), 38 mins
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Songs from the Garden of Love
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(Cook Records, 2006), 31 mins
British composer H. Jefferson-Jones, with the Playboys and Orchestra, found his calling in "doing something for grandfather and grandmother." This is a set of gentle romantic ballads from the 1950s that reflect "the [then-] contemporary British attitude toward romance."
(Cook Records, 2006), 31 mins
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Songs from the Out-Ports of Newfoundland
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produced by MacEdward Leach (Folkways Records, 1966), 53 mins
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(Paredon Records, 1971), 45 mins
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Wolf River Songs
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produced by Sidney Robertson Cowell, 1903-1995 (Folkways Records, 1956), 46 mins

Traditional songs of the Wisconsin lumberjacks are performed by the Walker family. Recorded in 1956 by Sidney Roberston Cowel, the songs are part of Walker family tradition (detailed in the liner notes) sung during cold winters working in logging camps. The songs find their origin in 19th century sailing songs tha...

produced by Sidney Robertson Cowell, 1903-1995 (Folkways Records, 1956), 46 mins
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