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Folkways Records

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Works: 547 works in 761 publications in 12 languages and 15,957 library holdings
Genres: Music  Musical settings  History  Drama  Live sound recordings  Classical music radio programs  Art music  Oratorios  Operas  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Publisher
Classifications: PA4413.O72, 882.01
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Oedipus rex by Igor Stravinsky( file )
2 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 157 libraries worldwide
The classical Greek drama of the tyrant king, translated by William Butler Yeats
Music from the forests of Riau and Mentawai by Philip Yampolsky( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1995 in Indonesian and held by 154 libraries worldwide
Indonesian music from Riau (works 1-10) and Siberut (Mentawi) (works 11-16), including xylophone and gong-row music of the Petalangan (works 1-5), music for the Petalangan curing ritual (works 6-8), xylophone music of the Anak Suku Dalam (works 9-10), private singing (works 11-12), and ritual and dance music (works 13-16)
Vocal and instrumental music from east and central Flores by Philip Yampolsky( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1995 in Indonesian and held by 149 libraries worldwide
All recordings made with a DAT recorder on the island of Flores, Nusa Tenggara Timur province, in 1993 and 1994
Patchwork and powder horn : songs & ballads of the American Revolution by Dorothy Mesney( file )
in English and held by 147 libraries worldwide
The promised land : American Indian songs of lament and protest by Pauline Periwinkle( file )
in English and held by 140 libraries worldwide
The grand canal : songs of the Erie Canal by William Hullfish( file )
4 editions published between 1981 and 2003 in English and held by 138 libraries worldwide
Pete Seeger sings Leadbelly by Leadbelly( file )
in English and held by 134 libraries worldwide
Yankee notions : traditional songs of New England by Jim Douglas( file )
in English and held by 128 libraries worldwide
The wick and the tallow by Henry Gilfond( file )
3 editions published between 1967 and 2003 in English and held by 122 libraries worldwide
Music of the Mende of Sierra Leone by Gary Schulze( file )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in Mende and Undetermined and held by 120 libraries worldwide
Ritual music of Ethiopia by Lin Lerner( file )
4 editions published in 2001 in Ethiopic and held by 116 libraries worldwide
Music of the Idoma of Nigeria by Ediigwu( file )
3 editions published in 2001 in Niger-Kordofanian [Other] and held by 116 libraries worldwide
Music of the Kpelle of Liberia by Ruth M Stone( file )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in Kpelle and Mandingo and held by 115 libraries worldwide
Alhaji Garba Leo and his goge music by Alhaji Garba Leo( file )
3 editions published between 1976 and 2001 in Hausa and held by 112 libraries worldwide
Psalms of the Cameroons by John Phillipson( file )
in Ewe and Bantu [Other] and held by 112 libraries worldwide
Square dance with soul by Frederick Douglass Kirkpatrick( file )
3 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 108 libraries worldwide
Contains music and calls for 10 different folk dances and square dances, 8-page teacher's guide provides printed directions for the dances, suggestions for starting a square dance group
Into morning by Cha Cha Shaw( file )
in No Linguistic Content and held by 108 libraries worldwide
The Pygmies of the Ituri forest by Colin M Turnbull( file )
in No Linguistic Content and Undetermined and held by 108 libraries worldwide
Music of the BaMbuti tribe from the Ituri Forest in Zaire. Includes music representing forest life and life in a Bantu village
Lullaby and goodnight by Trudie Richman( file )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 107 libraries worldwide
The sit-in story : the story of the lunch room sit-ins ( file )
3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 106 libraries worldwide
Contains interviews with participants conducted by the narrator and a speech by Rev. Ralph Abernathy
 
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controlled identity Smithsonian/Folkways Recordings

Folkways
Folkways Records American record label
Folkways Records etichetta discografica statunitense
Folkways Records US-amerikanisches Musiklabel
Smithsonian Folkways Recordings
Smithsonian Institution. Folkways Records
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