WorldCat Identities

Folkways Records

Overview
Works: 474 works in 591 publications in 15 languages and 12,738 library holdings
Genres: Music  History  Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Classifications: PA4413.O72, 882.01
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Most widely held works by Folkways Records
Music from the forests of Riau and Mentawai by Philip Yampolsky( Recording )

1 edition published in 1995 in Indonesian and held by 156 WorldCat member 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( Recording )

1 edition published in 1995 in Indonesian and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Patchwork and powder horn songs & ballads of the American Revolution by Dorothy Mesney( )

in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oedipus rex by Sophocles( )

2 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classical Greek drama of the tyrant king, translated by William Butler Yeats
Pete Seeger sings Leadbelly by Leadbelly( )

in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The promised land American Indian songs of lament and protest by Pauline Periwinkle( )

in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yankee notions traditional songs of New England by Jim Douglas( )

in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The grand canal songs of the Erie Canal by William Hullfish( )

3 editions published between 1981 and 2003 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music of the Mende of Sierra Leone by Gary Schulze( )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in Mende and Undetermined and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wick and the tallow by Henry Gilfond( )

2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music of the Kpelle of Liberia by Ruth M Stone( )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in Kpelle and Mandingo and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Songs from the age of sail Sea songs : Newport, R.I( )

in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ritual music of Ethiopia by Lin Lerner( )

2 editions published in 2001 in Ethiopic and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Noh and Kyogen plays live( )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in Japanese and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music of the Idoma of Nigeria by Ediigwu( )

2 editions published in 2001 in Niger-Kordofanian and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Into morning by Cha Cha Shaw( )

and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Pygmies of the Ituri forest by Colin M Turnbull( )

in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music of the BaMbuti tribe from the Ituri Forest in Zaire. Includes music representing forest life and life in a Bantu village
Alhaji Garba Leo and his goge music by Alhaji Garba Leo( )

2 editions published between 1976 and 2001 in Hausa and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Psalms of the Cameroons by John Phillipson( )

in Ewe and Bantu and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amerindian music of Chile the Aymara ; the Qaqashqar ; the Mapuche by Christos Clair-Vasiliadis( )

2 editions published between 1975 and 2002 in Aymara and South American Indian and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names

controlled identitySmithsonian/Folkways Recordings

Smithsonian Institution. Folkways Records

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Folkways records : Moses Asch and his encyclopedia of sound