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Adam and the Beasts
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(Folkways Records, 1978), 38 mins

This diverse offering of songs by British author, translator, journalist and songwriter Alasdair Clayre ranges from the peppy"Springtime Songs" to the graceful"Lullaby and Come Afloat" to the humorous"Motorway Promoter." Musical references are equally varied: honky-tonk, medieval chant, Irish reel and the folk-ro...

(Folkways Records, 1978), 38 mins
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Amazing Grace
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(Monitor Records, 1989), 57 mins

The steady march beat of the drums and the deep, pounding bass of the tubas, contrasted with lyrical flourishes of piccolos, and the powerful chorus of voices that comprise the Morriston Orpheus Choir, along with the distinctive cry of the bagpipes offer a dynamic performance from these Welsh musicians.

(Monitor Records, 1989), 57 mins
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produced by V. C. Clinton-Baddeley, 1900-1970 (Folkways Records, 1967), 45 mins
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Bemba songs and hymns
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produced by Hugh Tracey, 1903-1977 (International Library of African Music (ILAM), 1957), 18 mins, 6 page(s)
produced by Hugh Tracey, 1903-1977 (International Library of African Music (ILAM), 1957), 18 mins, 6 page(s)
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Borders: Songs and Dances of the Scottish-English Border
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produced by Samuel Barclay Charters, 1929-2015 (Folkways Records, 1960), 43 mins
produced by Samuel Barclay Charters, 1929-2015 (Folkways Records, 1960), 43 mins
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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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Broadside Ballads, Vol. 1 (London: 1600-1700)
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(Folkways Records, 1962), 56 mins

In his liner notes, Ewan MacColl writes, “In the days before TV, radio, and newspapers, the broadsides helped both to mould and reflect public opinion; their authors acted as political commentators, journalists, [etc.].” This collection features songs about myriad topics, including economic changes during th...

(Folkways Records, 1962), 56 mins
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Dance songs and intitiation songs from the Sotho people of Lesotho
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produced by Hugh Tracey, 1903-1977 (International Library of African Music (ILAM), 1959), 23 mins, 9 page(s)
produced by Hugh Tracey, 1903-1977 (International Library of African Music (ILAM), 1959), 23 mins, 9 page(s)
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