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Smithsonian/Folkways Recordings

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Works: 1,769 works in 2,391 publications in 4 languages and 39,550 library holdings
Genres: Music  Juvenile works  History  Sources  Folk music  Folk dance music  Folk songs 
Roles: Production personnel, Producer, Publisher
Classifications: M1627, 781.6296073
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Publications about Smithsonian/Folkways Recordings
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Most widely held works about Smithsonian/Folkways Recordings
 
Most widely held works by Smithsonian/Folkways Recordings
The JVC video anthology of world music and dance ( visu )
11 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 547 libraries worldwide
Presents examples of the diversity of musical and dance forms practiced today throughout the world
The JVC Smithsonian Folkways video anthology of music and dance of Africa ( visu )
8 editions published between 1965 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 525 libraries worldwide
A sampling of the traditional, sacred and secular folk songs, dances, and music of the Africa
Voices of the civil rights movement Black American freedom songs, 1960-1966 by Bernice Johnson Reagon( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 515 libraries worldwide
The JVC Smithsonian Folkways video anthology of music and dance of the Americas ( visu )
8 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and Multiple languages and held by 464 libraries worldwide
Presents a wealth of ethnic music from the Americas. Most segments are short. Includes folk music, folk songs, performances on traditional musical instruments, dances, and religious or ritual performances. The tapes contain no spoken introduction or explanation, but the booklets contain: overview essays that discuss entire traditions; selection descriptions that present information about each cut; and resource material, including suggestions for listening, viewing, and reading. The quality of the recording varies from segment to segment
Smithsonian Folkways children's music collection by Smithsonian Folkways( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 431 libraries worldwide
A collection of twenty-six children's songs, games, and poems from Smithsonian Folkways Recordings and Folkways Records, performed by such artists as Woody Guthrie, Ella Jenkins, and Pete Seeger
Classic bluegrass from Smithsonian Folkways ( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 420 libraries worldwide
Classic mountain songs from Smithsonian Folkways ( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 371 libraries worldwide
Get moving with Ella Jenkins by Ella Jenkins( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 332 libraries worldwide
Ella Jenkins wears the title given her by many of her fans, 'The First Lady of Children's Music,' with tremendous energy. Now in her ninth decade, she continues to encourage young children to hop, skip, jump, clap, dance and be active through song
Every tone a testimony an African American aural history by Robert H Cataliotti( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 271 libraries worldwide
Features an assembly of voices in music, oratory, poetry, and prose by famous African-American musicians, writers, and activists
Native American traditions ( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1992 in Multiple languages and held by 269 libraries worldwide
Buffalo skinners by Woody Guthrie( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 226 libraries worldwide
Classic Appalachian blues ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 224 libraries worldwide
Born in the racially mixed mines and railroad camps of the southern mountains, Appalachian blues features a blend of African and European musical traditions and a rich variety of styles. Culled from Smithsonian Folkways deep catalog, this collection showcases recordings from all over the region. Includes 11 previously unreleased tracks
Environmental songs for kids by Coco Kallis( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 202 libraries worldwide
Collection of children's songs about conserving and protecting the environment with discussion questions and activities that relate to the songs
Classic old-time music from Smithsonian Folkways Recordings ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 178 libraries worldwide
An untamed sense of control by Roscoe Holcomb( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 177 libraries worldwide
Ella Jenkins live! at the Smithsonian ( visu )
3 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in English and held by 172 libraries worldwide
Ella Jenkins sings her own songs
Shake sugaree by Elizabeth Cotten( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 170 libraries worldwide
Praise the Lord! gospel music in Washington, D.C ( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 164 libraries worldwide
The sounding joy : Christmas songs in and out of the Ruth Crawford Seeger songbook by Ruth Crawford Seeger( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 160 libraries worldwide
Mahagita harp and vocal music of Burma by Myint Maung( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2003 in Burmese and held by 155 libraries worldwide
 
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controlled identity Folkways Records

Folkways Records
Smithsonian Folkways Recordings Ehemalige Vorzugsbenennung SWD
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