WorldCat Identities

Seeger, Ruth Crawford 1901-1953

Overview
Works: 294 works in 794 publications in 2 languages and 17,908 library holdings
Genres: Music  Musical settings  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Manuscripts  Art music  Songs  Scores  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, Arranger, Performer, Editor, Composer
Classifications: M1629.L85, 784.4
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Ruth Crawford Seeger
 
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American folk songs for children in home, school and nursery school : a book for children, parents and teachers by Ruth Crawford Seeger( )

13 editions published between 1948 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A book for children, parents and teachers."
Folk song: U.S.A. : the 111 best American ballads by John A Lomax( )

30 editions published between 1947 and 1975 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American folk songs for Christmas by Ruth Crawford Seeger( )

9 editions published between 1950 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 716 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of sixty three old-time Christmas folk songs
Our singing country; a second volume of American ballads and folk songs by John A Lomax( )

5 editions published between 1941 and 2007 in English and held by 598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Animal folk songs for children; traditional American songs by Ruth Crawford Seeger( )

7 editions published between 1950 and 1993 in English and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of folk songs about animals for voice and piano
"The music of American folk song" and selected other writings on American folk music by Ruth Crawford Seeger( Book )

13 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is an annotated monograph by the noted composer and folksong scholar Ruth Crawford Seeger. Originally written as a foreword for the 1940 book Our Singing Country, it was considered too long and was replaced by a much shorter version
Chamber and vocal music by Ruth Crawford Seeger( )

9 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chamber works by Ruth Crawford Seeger( )

8 editions published in 2000 in 3 languages and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world of Ruth Crawford Seeger by Ruth Crawford Seeger( )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrait by Ruth Crawford Seeger( Recording )

12 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music of Ruth Crawford by Ruth Crawford Seeger( Recording )

4 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Best loved American folk songs : (Folk song: U.S.A.) by John A Lomax( )

7 editions published in 1947 in English and Undetermined and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sounding joy : Christmas songs in and out of the Ruth Crawford Seeger songbook by Elizabeth Mitchell( Recording )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elizabeth Mitchell celebrates the season with songs drawn from Ruth Crawford Seeger's 1953 songbook American Folk Songs for Christmas. Includes appearances by Dan Zanes, Natalie Merchant, Aoife O'Donovan, Amy Helm, John Sebastian, Happy Traum, and Peggy Seeger
Lonesome road : the Crawford variations by Larry Polansky( Recording )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American folk songs for children by Mike Seeger( Recording )

9 editions published between 1977 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Our singing country : folk songs and ballads( )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Preludes for piano 1-5 by Ruth Crawford Seeger( )

8 editions published in 1993 in 3 languages and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three songs for contralto, oboe, percussion, and piano by Ruth Crawford Seeger( )

5 editions published in 1933 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ruth Crawford Seeger : her life and works by Matilda Gaume( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Ruth Crawford Seeger : a composer's search for American music by Judith Tick( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This engrossing new biography emphasizes the choices Crawford Seeger made in her roles as composer, activist, teacher, wife and mother. The first woman to win a Guggenheim Foundation Fellowship in music composition, Crawford Seeger nearly gave up writing music as the demands of family, politics, and the folk song movement intervened. It was only at the very end of her life, with cancer sapping her strength, that she returned to composing
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
"The music of American folk song" and selected other writings on American folk music
Alternative Names
Crawford, Ruth.

Crawford Ruth 1901-1953

Crawford Ruth Porter 1901-1953

Crawford-Seeger, Ruth.

Crawford-Seeger, Ruth 1901-1953

Ruth Crawford Seeger Amerikaans componiste (1901-1953)

Ruth Crawford Seeger compositrice américaine

Ruth Crawford Seeger US-amerikanische Komponistin

Seeger-Crawford, Ruth 1901-1953

Seeger, Ruth.

Seeger, Ruth C. 1901-1953

Seeger, Ruth Crawford

Seeger, Ruth Crawford 1901-1953

Seeger, Ruth Crawford Porter.

Seeger, Ruth Porter Crawford

Seeger, Ruth Porter Crawford 1901-1953

Сигер, Рут Кроуфорд

روث کرافورد سیگر آهنگساز آمریکایی

シーガー, クロフォード

ルース・クロフォード=シーガー

Languages
English (172)

German (3)

Covers
Our singing country; a second volume of American ballads and folk songsAnimal folk songs for children; traditional American songs"The music of American folk song" and selected other writings on American folk musicOur singing country : folk songs and balladsRuth Crawford Seeger : a composer's search for American musicGendering musical modernism : the music of Ruth Crawford, Marion Bauer, and Miriam GideonThe music of Ruth Crawford Seeger