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Clambake on Bourbon Street
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(Cook Records, 2012), 30 mins
Polished off with a saucy French Creole chorus, Queen Mother of the Rue Royale Ms. Lizzie Miles treats you to the lustiest "All of Me" you'll ever hear. Tony Costa of the Parisian Room Band contributes a squealing clarinet that is matched only by pianist Red Camp's dazzling finger displays. And no one can touch...
(Cook Records, 2012), 30 mins
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Big Boat Up the River
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performed by John Sellers, 1924-1999; in Big Boat Up The River (Monitor Records, 2012), 2 mins
This title was also released on CD as MON06002.
performed by John Sellers, 1924-1999; in Big Boat Up The River (Monitor Records, 2012), 2 mins
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American Indian Powwow - Music of the Navajo Indians
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performed by Sam Yazzie Sr. (ARC Music Productions, 2012), 47 mins, 13 page(s)
performed by Sam Yazzie Sr. (ARC Music Productions, 2012), 47 mins, 13 page(s)
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Beautiful Beyond: Christian Songs in Native Languages
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(Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2004), 1 hour 13 mins
Presented by the Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian. This anthology of hymns and songs from Native American communities throughout the United States demonstrates how music has helped to preserve and perpetuate Native languages. Singers from the Southeast to the Plains and from the Southwest to...
(Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2004), 1 hour 13 mins
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Doc Tate Nevaquaya:Comanche Flute
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(Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2004), 44 mins
Doc Tate Nevaquaya (1932-1996) expressed his Comanche heritage musically through the Native American flute. His compositions and arrangements of a variety of Native American vocal genres have inspired a new generation of Native American and nonnative flute players. Although the older flute tradition declined dur...
(Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2004), 44 mins
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Down on Me
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performed by Cisco Houston, 1918-1961, Lead Belly Ledbetter, 1885-1949 and Woody Guthrie, 1912-1967; in Classic Folk Music from Smithsonian Folkways Recordings (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2004), 3 mins
We often take for granted the supremacy of artists such as Doc Watson, Woody Guthrie, Pete Seeger, Lead Belly, Big Bill Broonzy, Brownie McGhee, and other folk music legends. Classic Folk sheds new light on the success of the urban intellectual-driven movement that made rural white and African-American artists an...
performed by Cisco Houston, 1918-1961, Lead Belly Ledbetter, 1885-1949 and Woody Guthrie, 1912-1967; in Classic Folk Music from Smithsonian Folkways Recordings (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2004), 3 mins
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Traditional Music of Peru, Vol. 7: The Lima Highlands
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(Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2001), 49 mins
The communities of the Lima Highlands narrate history, protect social and cultural stability, and observe tradition through ceremonial music, theater, and dance. The musicians of the region employ a unique combination of traditional Peruvian instruments that includes cane flutes, harps, and tinya drums alongside...
(Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2001), 49 mins
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Every Tone a Testimony
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produced by Robert H. Catalotti, 1955- (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2001), 2 hours 31 mins
This double CD draws upon the collection at the Smithsonian Folkways archive to create a history of African American life and culture in sound—an aural history. Encompassing both the African American oral and literary traditions, these 59 tracks feature an unparalleled assembly of voices in music, oratory, poetr...
produced by Robert H. Catalotti, 1955- (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2001), 2 hours 31 mins
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Traditional Music of Peru, Vol. 6: The Ayacucho Region
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(Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2001), 54 mins
The 27 recordings in this collection are the first from the Andean department of Ayacucho to be made available since that region's period of heavy conflict in the 1980s and early 1990s. These songs, which range from melodic and beautiful to stark and simple, evoke water, fertility, and life events in their lyrica...
(Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2001), 54 mins
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