Collection The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America

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  • Flying Cloud

    • Contributor: Trueblood, Asel
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1938-09-10
  • A Study in Mimicry (Vaudeville Sketch)

    sound recording | on 1 side of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 10 in. | "Vaudeville specialty." Issue date: 1918. Acoustic recording; vertically cut. Sound Recording (Form). Sound Recording (Form). Sound Disc (Form).

    • Contributor: Edison - Orren, John - Drew, Lillian
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
  • Grandfather's clock

    1 digital file. 1:14 | Henry Clay Work's 1876 song "Grandfather's Clock" is indisputably the greatest of furniture songs. It avoids sentimentality by its strong story-line and by the humor which moves the story along. (Note the stream of puns in the later verses.) It is, in fact, because of this song that free-standing floor clocks are called "grandfather clocks." Two years later Work ...

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Work, Henry C. - Saladini, Robert - Greene, John Oswald - Desellem, Phillip
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1998
  • The Heart Bow'd Down

    sound recording | Performed by Merja Sargon, soprano; Bernard Rose, piano. Recorded Sept. 1974, Coolidge, Auditorium, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. Published as commercial records in LP, cassette, and compact disc format (Our Musical Past, OMP 101/102 Sound Recording (Form). Sound Cassette (Form).

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Balfe, M. W. (Michael William) - Sargon, Merja - Rose, Bernard
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1974
  • Commentary on Hethu'shka Song (Call Number: AFC 1986/038: 0393)

    • Contributor: Jabbour, Alan - White, Rufus - McIntyre, Laurel
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1999-07-20
  • [Waltz in C]

    • Contributor: Jabbour, Alan - Jabbour, Karen Singer - Reed, Henry
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1966-06-18
  • Zaplakala stara Majka; Tamburitza group

    • Contributor: Grbić, Ludevit - Dragić, Todor - Preda, Emil Milan
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1938-08-05
  • Clifton's Crew

    • Contributor: Bonner, Patrick
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1938-08-24
  • Shivering and shaking out in the cold

    1 digital file. 1:30 | Sam Lucas , unlike his fellow African American, James Bland, wrote an occasional song with no racial reference. The cover of "Shivering and Shaking Out in the Cold" shows Lucas in the role portrayed by the song, and the song was sung in the pioneering African American drama Out of Bondage, but the song itself contains neither dialect nor ...

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Lucas, Sam - Saladini, Robert - Arbury, David - Desellem, Phillip
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1998
  • Yankee Brown

    • Contributor: Bonner, Daniel
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1938-08-24
  • Purpuri; Masurkka

    • Contributor: Juhani, Aapo
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1938-09-27
  • Oh When; Paul Bunyan stories

    • Contributor: Unidentified
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1938-09-03
  • Oi terve pohjola isaimme kotimaa; Norvegian Polkka (Norjalainen polkka)

    • Contributor: Forster, Yalmer Eino - Aho, Pekka - Aho, Lillian
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1938-09-27
  • Commentary on Funeral Song (Call Number: AFS 20310 08f)

    • Contributor: Turner, John - Jabbour, Alan - Fletcher, Alice C. (Alice Cunningham) - La Flesche, Francis
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1983-02-24
  • Fair Ellen

    • Contributor: Green, John W.
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1938-08-25
  • [Breakdown in D]

    • Contributor: Jabbour, Alan - Jabbour, Karen Singer - Reed, Henry
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1967-07-17
  • Bill Kerrey Reads Letter from Governor

    • Contributor: Fleischhauer, Carl - Kerrey, Bill
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1983-08-13
  • Wild colonial boy

    • Contributor: Norman, John (Vocalist)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1938-09-18
  • Emcee Speaks About Classic Cars

    • Contributor: Wolfe, Clifford, Sr. - Fleischhauer, Carl
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1983-08-14
  • I'm Gonna Make You Happy

    • Contributor: James, Willis - Jones, Lewis Wade - Brown, Buster
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1943-03-05
  • Emcee Calls First Half of Men Fancy Dancers and All Fancy Dance Judges

    • Contributor: Wolfe, Clifford, Sr. - Fleischhauer, Carl
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1983-08-14
  • Commentary on Warm-Up Song for Dancers (Call Number: AFC 1986/038: 0518)

    • Contributor: Jabbour, Alan - McIntyre, Laurel - White, Rufus
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1999-07-21
  • Emcee Announces that the Whipman Will Be Recognized

    • Contributor: Fleischhauer, Carl - Wolfe, Clifford, Sr.
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1983-08-14
  • Hethu'shka Song

    • Contributor: Fleischhauer, Carl - Host Drum
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1983-08-14
  • Monologue about boats

    • Contributor: Trueblood, Asel
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1938-09-10