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Lead Belly sings for children

Author: Leadbelly; Jeffrey Place; Anthony Seeger
Publisher: Washington, DC : Smithsonian Folkways, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Music CD : CD audio : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Leadbelly sings a collection of work, blues, folk and spiritual songs to teach children about the experiences and emotions of adult life.
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Genre/Form: Music
Material Type: Music, Internet resource
Document Type: Sound Recording, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Leadbelly; Jeffrey Place; Anthony Seeger
OCLC Number: 41579273
Notes: Smithsonian Folkways: SFW 45047 (on container: SFW CD 45047).
Most songs written or arranged by Huddie Ledbetter (Leadbelly).
Compact disc.
Program notes and annotations by Jeff Place and Anthony Seeger and lyrics (24 p.) inserted in container.
Credits: Reissue compiled and annotated by Jeff Place and Anthony Seeger.
Performer(s): Leadbelly, guitar, vocals.
Event notes: Reissue of Negro folk songs for young people (Folkways: 7533), released in 1960, with additional tracks recorded by Moses Asch in New York, 1941-1948.
Description: 1 sound disc (62 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents: More yet (1:02) --
Boll weevil (3:39) --
Little boy, how old are you? (0:55) --
Skip to my Lou (2:11) --
Red bird (2:54) --
Sally Walker (2:39) --
Ha ha this a-way (1:34) --
Grey goose (1:24) --
Christmas is a-coming (1:04) --
Blue-tailed fly (Jimmie, crack corn) (2:17) --
Polly Wee (The frog song) (1:12) --
Pig Latin song (1:35) --
When a man's a long way from home (2:56) --
Good morning blues (with Kid Ory's Creole Band) (2:11) --
By and by when the morning comes (1:53) --
Every time I feel the spirit ; Swing low, sweet chariot ; They hung him on the cross (3:22) --
Swing low, sweet chariot (1:02) --
Rock Island line (1:32) --
Cotton fields (2:06) --
Old man (2:35) --
John Henry (4:00) --
Julie Ann Johnson (2:51) --
Whoa back buck (Ox driver's song) (2:09) --
You can't lose me, Cholly (2:36) --
Midnight special (2:01) --
Pick a bale of cotton (with the Oleander Quartet) (1:30) --
Take this hammer (2:51) --
We're in the same boat, brother (2:37).

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Leadbelly sings a collection of work, blues, folk and spiritual songs to teach children about the experiences and emotions of adult life.
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