Collection The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America

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  • Junk man rag

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 10 in. | "One Step or Two Step" (Content). Mx: 17489-B -2 Issued in late 1913 Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Victor - Roberts, [Luckyeth] - Victor Military Band
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
  • America the beautiful

    sound recording | 1 compact disc | Taken from cd entitled "Sing America!", published by MENC, and manufactured by Sony Music Special Products. Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Menc - Ward, Samuel - Bates, Katharine Lee - Second Marine Aircraft Wing Band, Cherry Point, Nc
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
  • La noche de Reyes = The Night of the Kings (Jan. 6)

    sound recording | on 2 bands of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Inscribed on dust jacket by Sidney Robertson Cowell: "This is not a Christmas song. A father is asked by his little son where his mother is. He says he had found her in her lover's arms and killed her -- on the night of January 6th." ...

    • Contributor: Garcia, Maria - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939
  • Caprice Espagnol

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, 80 rpm ; 10 in. | Cutout date: 10/31/1929. On label: violin solo. Coupling date: 1/29/1919. (Venue). With (reverse side): Souvenir / Albert Spalding. DLC Sound Recording (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote (Form). Sound Recording (Form). Sound Disc (Form).

    • Contributor: Edison - Spalding, Albert - Benoist, André
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1919
  • My Creole Sue

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 7 in. | Mx: 750-A Issued in early 1902 Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Columbia - [Davis, Gussie L.] - Climax Quartette
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
  • Haul Away

    sound recording | 1 cylinder. | Recorded in the Eastern U.S (Venue). Recorded ca. 1930 to 1932. (Date). Robert Winslow Gordon Cylinder Collection. (Source Note). This song was published on the Library of Congress long playing record, "Folk-Songs of America: The Robert Winslow Gordon Collection," in 1978, in commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the Archive of Folk Culture. (Source Note). Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Wilkins, A. - Gordon, Robert Winslow
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1978
  • Go way back and sit down

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 10 in. | Mx: 3521 -3 Recorded Oct. 21, 1901. Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Victor - Quinn, Dan W.
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
  • Umbrellas to mend

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, 80 rpm ; 10 in. | Cutout date: 8/21/1925. On label: one-step. Coupling date: 3/26/1918. (Venue). With (reverse side): Johnson "jazz" blues / Frisco Jazz Band. DLC Sound Recording (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote (Form). Sound Recording (Form). Sound Disc (Form).

    • Contributor: Edison - Kaufman, Mel - Frisco Jazz Band
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1918
  • Dus chipe kleid

    Ethnic Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 03:25 | Vocal (Category). Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Anna Hoffman - William Robyn - Nathaniel Shilkret - Joseph Rumshinsky
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1921-06-10
  • Barefooted in front and no shoes on behind

    sound recording | on 1 band of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Warde Ford, unaccompanied vocals. (Performers). Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Central Valley, California on September 3, 1939. (Venue). Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. (Additional Physical Form). Forms part of a group of field materials documenting Warde, Pat, and Bogue ...

    • Contributor: Ford, Warde - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939
  • Já Estas Com os Copos

    Fado sung by Olivete Maria, with Mário Bulhões on acoustic guitar and Duarte Tavares on Portuguese guitar. Recorded by Barbara Fertig in Lowell, Massachusetts, November 14, 1987. Lowell Folklife Project Collection. sound recording | 1 reel. | Lowell Folklife Project Collection. (Source). Recorded by Barbara Fertig in Lowell, Massachusetts. November 14, 1987. (Date). Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Fertig, Barbara C. - Maria, Olivete - Bulhões, Mário - Tavares, Duarte
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1987
  • The Faded coat of blue

    sound recording | on 1 band of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Civil War song. Ben Pitts, vocals and guitar. (Performers). Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Pine Grove, California on October 3, 1939. (Venue). Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. (Additional Physical Form). Forms part of a group of field materials documenting ...

    • Contributor: Pitts, Ben - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939
  • Napoli e bello e stinco = Naples is lovely

    sound recording | on 1 band of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Dust jacket notes: A tarantella, sung in Neapolitan dialect. Giuseppe Russo, unaccompanied vocals. (Performers). Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Pittsburg, California on March 11, 1939. (Venue). Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. (Additional Physical Form). In Italian. (Language). Forms part ...

    • Contributor: Russo, Giuseppe - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939
  • Budweiser' Budweisers a friend of mine

    Popular Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:12 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal solo and male vocal quartet, with orchestra (Description). Legacy EDVR data included issues from take 2 which are not referenced on Victor blue history cards. Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Haydn Quartet - Billy Murray - Seymour Furth
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1907-11-04
  • Oh, how I hate to get up in the morning

    Musical Theater. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:48 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal solo, with orchestra (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Arthur Fields - Rosario Bourdon - Irving Berlin
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1918-07-08
  • Hail to the chief

    sound recording | 1 compact disc | Taken from cd entitled: "Ceremonial music." Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Department of Air Force - United States Air Force Concert Band
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
  • Bell hop blues

    Humorous Songs, Blues. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 03:10 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal solo, with orchestra (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Al Bernard - Rosario Bourdon - Al Piantadosi
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1919-10-06
  • Christ in Flanders

    Popular Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:35 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal solo, with orchestra (Description). This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not permitted. The authorization of rights holders of the recording is ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Lambert Murphy - Josef Pasternack - Ward Stephens
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1920-01-09
  • Dixie jass band one-step : Introducing - That teasin' rag

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 10 in. | Mx: 19332 -3 Recorded on Feb. 26, 1917. Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Victor - Jordan, Joe - Original Dixieland Jass Band
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
  • At the fox-trot ball

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 10 in. | "with orchestral accompaniment" (Content). Mx: x-3-42357 AK 18918e Issued in mid-1915. Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Zonophone - Ayo[?] - Fay, Harry
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
  • Rhapsody in blue

    Ragtime, Jazz, And More, Classical Music. sound recording | 1 12" disc recording. | Duration: 04:32 | Instrumental (Category). Orchestra and piano soloist (Description). This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not permitted. The authorization of rights holders of ...

    • Contributor: Victor - George Gershwin - Ferde Grofé - Paul Whiteman - Paul Whiteman Concert Orchestra
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1924-06-10
  • Sailing down the Chesapeake Bay

    Popular Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:33 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal quartet, with orchestra (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading ...

    • Contributor: Victor - American Quartet - Billy Murray - John H. Bieling - Steve Porter - William F. Hooley - George Botsford
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1913-08-12
  • Spaghetti polka

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, 69.3 rpm, mono. ; 8 1/2 in. | Recorded on one side only. Acoustic recording. Production level cataloging. F. Jardella, clarinet; piano acc. (Performers). Recorded at an unknown location, Apr. 1898. (Venue). Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (Additional Physical Form). Preservation master. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress Magnetic ...

    • Contributor: E. Berliner's Gramophone - Jardella, F. - Jardella, F. (Performer)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1898
  • Polka variata

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, 66 rpm, mono. ; 7 in. | Recorded on one side only. Autographs of Moeremans and Poucke inscribed in zinc master. Acoustic recording. Production level cataloging. Jean B.H. Moeremans, saxophone; Jacques L. van Poucke, clarinet; piano acc. (Performers). Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (Additional Physical Form). Sound Recording (Form). ...

    • Contributor: E. Berliner's Gramophone - Moeremans, Jean - Poucke, Jacques L. Van - Moeremans, Jean and Van Poucke, Jacques L. (Performer)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1899-10-12
  • In a monastery garden

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, 80 rpm ; 10 in. | Cutout date: 10/31/1929. Coupling date: 5/27/1921. (Venue). With (reverse side): March religioso / New York Military Band. DLC Sound Recording (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote (Form). Sound Recording (Form). Sound Disc (Form).

    • Contributor: Edison - Ketelbey, Albert W. (Albert William) - Peerless Orchestra - Ketelbey, Albert W.
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1921