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  • Toyland

    Musical Theater. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:42 | Vocal (Category). Female vocal solo and male vocal quartet, with orchestra (Description). Billy Murray is listed in EDVR data ...

    Contributor: Victor - Haydn Quartet - Corinne Morgan - Billy Murray - Victor Herbert
    Site/Collection: The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Jukebox - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings

  • The Old Ninety Seven

    sound recording | 1 cylinder recording. | Recorded by Robert Winslow Gordon in Concord, North Carolina, (Venue). Robert Winslow Gordon Cylinder Collection. Original Cylinder number: Gordon cyl. A6, ms. NC4. (Source Note). ...

    Contributor: Library of Congress - Lewey, Fred J. - Gordon, Robert Winslow
    Site/Collection: Performing Arts Encyclopedia - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - American Folklife Center
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1978

  • The Boll Weevil

    Field Recordings. Music. Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Buster Ezell, vocals, guitar, harmonica. (Performers). In English. (Language). Also included in "Now What a Time": ...

    Contributor: Ezell, Buster - Work, John W. (John Wesley) - Ezell, Buster (Bus) - Guitar - Stripling, Sydney - Banjo - Work, John
    Site/Collection: American Folklife Center - John Work Collection of Negro Folk Music from the Southeast - American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - Song of America - The Fort Valley State College Folk Festival Collection - Ftvbib
    Original Format: Audio Recordings

  • Of All de Beas'es

    Field Recordings. Music. Ethnography. Reels. Dance Music. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | "reel" For further information on this recording session, including a portion of the ...

    Contributor: Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Goree, John Lowry "J.L.
    Site/Collection: American Folklife Center - The John and Ruby Lomax 1939 Southern States Recording Trip - American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939-04-12

  • Devil's dream

    Pat Ford, harmonica. Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Central Valley, California on December 27, 1938. Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. Forms part of a group ...

    Contributor: Ford, Pat - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    Site/Collection: American Folklife Center - California Gold: Northern California Folk Music from the Thirties Collected by Sidney Robertson Cowell - American Memory - W.P.A. California Folk Music Project Collection - Pat Ford Performing Anglo American Songs, December, 1938 - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1938

  • Los eñaños

    Field Recordings. Music. Ethnography. Children'S Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | For further information on this recording session, please refer to Section 8 of the ...

    Contributor: Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Salazar, Señora Isabella
    Site/Collection: American Folklife Center - The John and Ruby Lomax 1939 Southern States Recording Trip - American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939-05-02

  • Barbara Allen

    Dust jacket notes: False start. Virginia Meade, unaccompanied vocals. Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Hollywood, California on June 3, 1939. Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. ...

    Contributor: Meade, Virginia - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    Site/Collection: American Folklife Center - California Gold: Northern California Folk Music from the Thirties Collected by Sidney Robertson Cowell - American Memory - W.P.A. California Folk Music Project Collection - Virginia Meade Performing Anglo American Ballads, June 3, 1939 - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939

  • L-O-N-D-O-N

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | 51 seconds A Conch riddle. The performer, an 84-year-old blind man, was born in the Bahamas and emigrated to Florida ...

    Contributor: Roberts, Wilbur - Kennedy, Stetson - Cook, Robert
    Site/Collection: American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - American Folklife Center - Florida Folklife from the WPA Collections 1937 to 1942
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1940-01-15

  • It's a long way to Berlin, but we'll get there!

    Popular Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:53 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal quartet, with orchestra (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual ...

    Contributor: Victor - American Quartet - Billy Murray - Albert Campbell - John H. Meyer - William F. Hooley - Rosario Bourdon - Leon Flatow
    Site/Collection: The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Jukebox - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1917-09-26

  • Jesus Is My Only Friend

    Field Recordings. Music. Ethnography. Spirituals. Religious Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | For further information on this recording session, including a portion of the song ...

    Contributor: Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Brown, Viola
    Site/Collection: American Folklife Center - The John and Ruby Lomax 1939 Southern States Recording Trip - American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939-06-09

  • Santa Lucia

    Inscribed on dust jacket by Sidney Robertson Cowell: "Not the familiar one -- probably a popular song of 25 years ago." Mario Olmeda, unaccompanied vocals. Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Concord, ...

    Contributor: Olmeda, Mario - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    Site/Collection: American Folklife Center - California Gold: Northern California Folk Music from the Thirties Collected by Sidney Robertson Cowell - American Memory - W.P.A. California Folk Music Project Collection - Mario Olmeda Performing Italian Songs, February 13, 1939 - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939

  • Castana = The Chestnut

    Inscribed on dust jacket by Sidney Robertson Cowell: "An old waltz sung by her older sister when she was very small." Jessie de Soto, unaccompanied vocals. Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in ...

    Contributor: Soto, Jessie De - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    Site/Collection: American Folklife Center - California Gold: Northern California Folk Music from the Thirties Collected by Sidney Robertson Cowell - American Memory - W.P.A. California Folk Music Project Collection - Jessie De Soto Performing Spanish Songs from California, 1939 - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939

  • The trumpet shall sound--Messiah

    Coupling date: 2/3/1916. Cutout date: 10/31/1929. On label: Recitative and Air, bass solo with trumpet obligato and orchestra. With (reverse side): I know that my redeemer liveth--Messiah / Julia Heinrich. DLC 1 ...

    Contributor: Handel, George Frideric - Edison - Middleton, Arthur
    Site/Collection: Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division - Inventing Entertainment: The Early Motion Pictures and Sound Recordings of the Edison Companies - American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - Catalog
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1916
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  • [Agapi pou ephyge makria]

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | 35 seconds "A Greek folksong about a sweetheart who has gone away." Greeks, along with Italians and Minorcans, first came ...

    Contributor: Tsangaris, Haiclice - Morris, Alton C. - [Corse, Carita Doggett]
    Site/Collection: American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - American Folklife Center - Florida Folklife from the WPA Collections 1937 to 1942
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939-09-27

  • Hun er sød, hun er blød

    Ethnic Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:05 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal solo, with piano (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual ...

    Contributor: Victor - Carsten Thorvald Woll - Fred Bachman - Halfdan Kjerulf
    Site/Collection: The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Jukebox - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1913-10-08

  • God moves on the water

    sound recording | 1 sound recording | Forms part of the John A. Lomax Southern States Collection, 1933-1937. (Source). Recorded in December 1933. (Date). Recorded at Darrington State Prison, Sandy Point, Texas. ...

    Contributor: Washington, Lightnin - Lomax, John A. (John Avery) - Lomax, Alan
    Site/Collection: Performing Arts Encyclopedia - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - American Folklife Center
    Original Format: Audio Recordings

  • There is a land of pleasure

    Warde Ford, unaccompanied vocals. Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Central Valley, California on December 26, 1938. Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. Forms part of a ...

    Contributor: Ford, Warde - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    Site/Collection: American Folklife Center - California Gold: Northern California Folk Music from the Thirties Collected by Sidney Robertson Cowell - American Memory - Warde Ford Performing Anglo American Songs, 1938 to 1939 - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1938

  • [Greek Alphabet]

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | 1 minute, 41 seconds The teacher asks her students to recite the alphabet: "Tell us about the alphabet." The students ...

    Contributor: Group of Children - Filareton, John
    Site/Collection: American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - American Folklife Center - Florida Folklife from the WPA Collections 1937 to 1942
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1940-05-12

  • Songs of the past, no. 12

    Popular Music. sound recording | 1 12" disc recording. | Duration: 03:18 | Vocal (Category). Vocal chorus and soloists, with orchestra (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio ...

    Contributor: Victor - Victor Mixed Chorus - Olive Kline - Lucy Isabelle Marsh - Elizabeth Wheeler - Marguerite Dunlap - Harry Macdonough - Lambert Murphy - Reinald Werrenrath - William F. Hooley - Walter B. Rogers - Harry Dacre - Harry Von Tilzer - Percy Gaunt - Ted Snyder - Edmund Forman
    Site/Collection: The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Jukebox - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1916-04-11

  • Silencio, corazon = Silent, sweetheart

    Jessie de Soto, unaccompanied vocals. Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Concord, California on February 10, 1939. Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. In Spanish. Forms part ...

    Contributor: Soto, Jessie De - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    Site/Collection: American Folklife Center - California Gold: Northern California Folk Music from the Thirties Collected by Sidney Robertson Cowell - American Memory - W.P.A. California Folk Music Project Collection - Jessie De Soto Performing Spanish Songs from California, 1939 - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939