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Smithsonian/Folkways Recordings

Overview
Works: 1,817 works in 2,442 publications in 3 languages and 42,616 library holdings
Genres: Music  Juvenile works  History  Sources  Folk music  Folk dance music  Folk songs  Children's songs 
Roles: Production personnel, Producer, Publisher
Classifications: M1627, 784.4
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Most widely held works by Smithsonian/Folkways Recordings
The JVC video anthology of world music and dance ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 548 WorldCat member 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 ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 520 WorldCat member 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 ( Recording )
3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The JVC Smithsonian Folkways video anthology of music and dance of the Americas ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and Multiple languages and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents ethnic music from the Americas, including folk music, folk songs, performances on traditional musical instruments, dances, and religious or ritual performances. Most segments are short. The tapes contain no spoken introduction or narrative. The booklets contain overview essays that discuss entire traditions, descriptions of individual selections, and resource material, including suggestions for listening, viewing, and reading
Classic bluegrass from Smithsonian Folkways ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Smithsonian Folkways children's music collection by Smithsonian Folkways ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 431 WorldCat member 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 mountain songs from Smithsonian Folkways ( Recording )
4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Get moving with Ella Jenkins by Ella Jenkins ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member 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
If I had a hammer songs of hope & struggle by Pete Seeger ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Classic old-time music from Smithsonian Folkways Recordings ( Recording )
4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Every tone a testimony an African American aural history by Robert H Cataliotti ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Features an assembly of voices in music, oratory, poetry, and prose by famous African-American musicians, writers, and activists
Native American traditions ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1992 in Multiple languages and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Buffalo skinners by Woody Guthrie ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Classic Appalachian blues by Barry Lee Pearson ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member 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 ( Recording )
3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Collection of children's songs about conserving and protecting the environment with discussion questions and activities that relate to the songs
The sounding joy : Christmas songs in and out of the Ruth Crawford Seeger songbook by Ruth Crawford Seeger ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An untamed sense of control by Roscoe Holcomb ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shake sugaree by Elizabeth Cotten ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ella Jenkins live! at the Smithsonian by Ella Jenkins ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ella Jenkins sings her own songs
Praise the Lord! gospel music in Washington, D.C ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Folkways Records

Folkways Records
Smithsonian Folkways Recordings
Smithsonian/Folkways Records
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