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1, 2, 3 and a Zing Zing Zing (1952) CD
"This item is part of the Folkways archives. The original liner notes from the LP are included."Created as a sample of what one might hear on a typical summer day...
50 Years: Where Do You Come From? Where Do You Go? 3 CD set
Collectively known as the New Lost City Ramblers, Mike Seeger, John Cohen, and Tom Paley were pioneers in the revival of Southern mountain music during the folk music revival of...
Wave of the Day: Collected Poems by Mary Elizabeth Winn
For poet Mary Elizabeth Winn, who lived 94 years, the most profound issues revolve around relationships, and her poems reflect the impact these had on her life, as well as...
Whole Worlds Could Pass Away: Collected Stories by Rickey Gard Diamond
Writer, editor, professor, Rickey Gard Diamond’s work ranges from short stories in literary and feminist publications to her novel, Second Sight, published by Calyx and re-issued by Harper Collins. Her...
A Dead Beat Guitar and the Mississippi Blues (1952) K.C. Douglas CD
"This item is part of the Cook archives. The original liner notes from the LP are included." K.C. Douglas was a self-designed musician, never acknowledged as a professional. Still, his...
A Double Barrel Blast CD
"This item is part of the Cook archives. The original liner notes from the LP are included." This entirely unscripted, unrehearsed dialogue is a hilarious lesson in how to bury...
A Grain of Sand, Music for the Struggle by Asians in America with Chris Kando Iijima, Joanne Nobuko Miyamoto, "Charlie" Chin (1973) CD
A Grain of Sand: Music for the Struggle of Asians in America, a 1973 Paredon Records release, is widely recognized as the first album of Asian American music. Chris Kando...
A Long Time to Freedom CD
Adaptations of age-old African American traditions, songs sung on the long road toward freedom. An album for adults as well as children. For more information about Ella Jenkins, please visit...
A Man's A Man by Bertolt Brecht (1963) CD
Eric Bentley YEAR RELEASED 1963RECORD LABEL Folkways RecordsSOURCE ARCHIVE Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage GENRE(S) Drama COUNTRY(S) Germany; United States LANGUAGE(S) English CREDITS Dan Snyder - Cover Artwork...
A Piano Christmas in the 1920s CD
Digital Download available from your favorite site including Download free liner notes below (Mac users use Ctrl + click) Rave Reviews! “These are new digital recordings of a beautifully...
A Pilgrim Son: Marcus Uzilevsky (1980) CD
"This item is part of the Folkways archives. The original liner notes from the LP are included." Brooklyn-born musician-singer-songwriter Marcus Uzilevsky sings a collection of gospel numbers on this 1980...
A Quite Remarkable Snowman: Activity Songs for Young Children CD
Sarah Barchas YEAR RELEASED 1981RECORD LABEL Folkways RecordsSOURCE ARCHIVE Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural HeritageCOPYRIGHT 2004 Smithsonian Folkways Recordings / 1981 Folkways Records GENRE(S) Children's COUNTRY(S) United States LANGUAGE(S)...
A Study in Classic Ragtime (1960) Joseph Lamb CD
"This item is part of the Folkways archives. The original liner notes from the LP are included." 1. Cottontail Rag - 3:142. Excelsior Rag - 3:023. Cleopatra Rag - 3:184. The Meeting with Scott Joplin - 3:165. Sensation - A Rag - 2:436. Arthur Marshall,...
A Tribute to George M. Cohan CD
Producer, performer, and playwright, George M. Cohan wrote twenty-two musicals during his career, and penned World War I's most popular song, "Over There," as well as the enduring hit, "Give...
A Tribute to Jack Hardy 2 CD set
Jack Hardy (1947-2011) founded Fast Folk in New York City in 1982. Appearing on its stages was a folksinger’s near-imperative. Today, a generation of singer/songwriters remember him with gratitude and...
A Voice Ringing O'er the Gale! The Oratory of Frederick Douglass Read by Ossie Davis CD
Frederick Douglass (1818-1895) was an abolitionist, women's suffragist, author, and statesman who escaped from slavery to become one of the most powerful American orators of the 19th century. In 1972,...
A.L. Camp A.L. Camp Plays the Banjo (1965) CD
"This item is part of the Folkways archives. The original liner notes from the LP are included." 1. Jumping Jacks - 2:53 2. Golden Bell Polka - 2:29 3. Watch Hill March - 3:25 4. The Darkie's...
A.L. Lloyd Whaler out of New Bedford and Other Songs of the Whaling Era (Film Score) with Peggy Seeger, Ewan MacColl and A.L. Lloyd (1962) CD
"This item is part of the Folkways archives. The original liner notes from the LP are included." Tracks 1. Whaler Out of New Bedford: A Musical Score from the Film...
Across the Blueridge Mountains (1983) Harley Allen CD
"This item is part of the Folkways archives. The original liner notes from the LP are included." Tracks 1. Carolina in the Pines 2. Dirt in My Face 3. Wildwood...
Activity Rhythmic Movements of Zoo Animals CD
YEAR RELEASED 1976RECORD LABEL Folkways RecordsSOURCE ARCHIVE Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural HeritageCOPYRIGHT 2004 Smithsonian Folkways Recordings / 1976 Folkways Records GENRE(S) Children's COUNTRY(S) United States LANGUAGE(S) English SUBJECT(S)...
Activity Songs for Kids CD
Noted children’s music performer Marcia Berman sings 11 original compositions aimed at audiences of young children. She traces her love for music to her own childhood when she and her...
Adelaide Van Wey: All Day Singin', Smoky Mountain and Creole Ballads (1958) CD
"This item is part of the Folkways archives. The original liner notes from the LP are included." Tracks 1. All Day Singin' 2. The Cheat 3. Birdie 4. The Blackbird...
Adelaide Van Wey: Street Cries and Creole Songs of New Orleans (1956) CD
"This item is part of the Folkways archives. The original liner notes from the LP are included." Tracks 1. Remon 2. Salangadou 3. Lu-Lu-Lu 4. Aine, De, Toue 5. Pauv'...
Adventures in Rhythm CD
An engaging progression of simple to complex rhythmic concepts with Rhythm Workshop participants. Appropriate for children with learning difficulties. Includes Caney Mi Macaro, I’ve Been Working on the Railroad, Hambone,...
Africa, New York Drum Masterpieces - Ladji Camara CD
Digital Download available from your favorite site including Download free liner notes below (Mac users use Ctrl + click) Ladji Camara passed away October 24th, 2004 in Senegal at...
African American Legacy Series: A Life of Song CD
In A Life of Song, Ella Jenkins, “The First Lady of Children’s Music,” offers stories and songs that speak to her youthful years as an African American child in a...
African-American Folk Rhythms CD
Ella Jenkins and the Goodwill Spiritual Choir collaborate in this lively presentation of African- American music for adults and older children. The choral arrangements of spirituals, work songs, children's rhymes,...
Afro-American Music A Demonstration Recording (1970) Dr. Willis James 2 CD set
"This item is part of the Folkways archives. The original liner notes from the LP are included." Tracks Disc One 1. African Background2. Rhythm and African Drums3. Kinds of African Drums: Shongo4. Periodicity and...
Afro-American Tales and Games CD
A jingle of African bells, a dramatic call of "Sto--ry! Sto--rytelling ti--me! ie yie yie yie yie," and the journey begins! Linda Goss, award-winning "Traveling Storyteller," enchants children with African...