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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 5 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...
produced by Mike Seeger, 1933-2009 (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1990), 1 hour 5 mins
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Been Riding with Old Mosby
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produced by Ellen Victoria, fl. 1986 and Eric H. Davidson, 1937-2015 (Folkways Records, 1986), 39 mins
produced by Ellen Victoria, fl. 1986 and Eric H. Davidson, 1937-2015 (Folkways Records, 1986), 39 mins
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Blue Clouds
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produced by Elizabeth Mitchell, 1968- and Daniel E. Sheehy; performed by Elizabeth Mitchell, 1968-, Elizabeth Mitchell and You Are My Flower (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2012), 39 mins, 16 page(s)
produced by Elizabeth Mitchell, 1968- and Daniel E. Sheehy; performed by Elizabeth Mitchell, 1968-, Elizabeth Mitchell and You Are My Flower (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2012), 39 mins, 16 page(s)
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The Dancing Twenties
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produced by David A. Jasen, 1937- (Folkways Records, 1976), 48 mins
From the wildly popular Charleston to the foxtrot, the music of the 1920s provided entertainment for dancers throughout the United States and beyond. This compilation presents "on location" recordings of popular dance tunes from the Roaring Twenties.
produced by David A. Jasen, 1937- (Folkways Records, 1976), 48 mins
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Early Syncopated Dance Music - Cakewalks, Two-Steps, Trots and Glides
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produced by David A. Jasen, 1937- (Folkways Records, 1978), 46 mins
Lively, singable, and simple, cakewalks, two-steps, and other social dance rhythms captured the minds and feet of the American dancing public at the beginning of the twentieth century. This selection introduces a variety of these hopping tunes, as well as an unusual instructional track that teaches listeners how...
produced by David A. Jasen, 1937- (Folkways Records, 1978), 46 mins
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Emile Barnes: Early Recordings, Vol. 2 (1951-1952) Dauphine Street Jam Session (Alternate Takes)
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produced by Alden Ashforth, 1933-2016 (Folkways Records, 1983), 45 mins

This companion album to Folkways FW02857, Emile Barnes: The First Session, presents all the issuable alternate takes from the clarinetist’s first recording session in 1951.

produced by Alden Ashforth, 1933-2016 (Folkways Records, 1983), 45 mins
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Folk Music of the Newport Folk Festival, Vol. 2
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produced by Irwin Silber, 1925-2010 (Folkways Records, 1961), 32 mins
This volume is half of a two-recording set that includes recordings not issued on the Vanguard or Elektra Newport compilations. Intended to represent music from the American South and then-current trends in folk singing, the album features Brownie McGhee, Sonny Terry, the New Lost City Ramblers, Frank Warner, Joh...
produced by Irwin Silber, 1925-2010 (Folkways Records, 1961), 32 mins
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Folkways: The Original Vision
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produced by Jeff Place, fl. 1993-2006 and Anthony Seeger, 1945- (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2005), 1 hour 2 mins
Original Vision, the milestone 1989 recordings of classic roots Americana launched the nonprofit Smithsonian Folkways label. To celebrate the 15th anniversary of this historic album, Smithsonian Folkways expanded the original CD with 6 bonus tracks, enhanced packaging, and extended notes. Original Vision now pro...
produced by Jeff Place, fl. 1993-2006 and Anthony Seeger, 1945- (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2005), 1 hour 2 mins
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Folkways Years, 1955-1992: Songs of Love and Politics
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produced by Peggy Seeger, 1935- (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1992), 1 hour 13 mins
Peggy personally selected these traditional and original songs focused primarily on the themes of love and politics. From a dominant figure in the folk song movement in the U.S. and England for more than 35 years, these titles have reached millions: Freight Train, First Time Ever I Saw Your Face, Gonna Be An Engi...
produced by Peggy Seeger, 1935- (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1992), 1 hour 13 mins
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If I Had a Hammer: Songs of Hope and Struggle
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produced by Anthony Seeger, 1945- and Mark Greenberg (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1998), 1 hour 12 mins
For over 50 years Pete Seeger's music has included songs on labor, civil rights, peace, and the hope for a better world. This CD contains 24 tracks selected from hundreds released on Folkways Records in the late 1950s and 1960s and 2 new songs recorded especially for this collection. Pete plays the 5-string banj...
produced by Anthony Seeger, 1945- and Mark Greenberg (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1998), 1 hour 12 mins
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