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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

  • [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

  • [Antio]

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | 2 minutes, 38 seconds A Greek folksong. Tarpon Springs was settled by Greek sponge fishers in 1905. The sound quality ...

    Contributor: Anastassiou, Evee G. - Morris, Alton C. - Cook, Robert - Kennedy, Stetson
    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: 1939-08-28

  • [Proi-proi]

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | 5 minutes, 11 seconds A Greek folksong. The singer learned this song at her island in Hellena. Tarpon Springs was ...

    Contributor: Alvanos, Mrs. Nick - Alvanon, Mrs. Nick - Morris, Alton C. - Cook, Robert - Kennedy, Stetson - Mandalou, Miss - Translator
    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: 1939-08-28

  • Agiasmos

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | 4 minutes, 5 seconds The blessing of the water. At the conclusion of the sermon, a basin of water is ...

    Contributor: Athenagoras, Archbishop - Karaphillis, Rev. Father - Byzantine Choir - 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

  • [Hymnos pro tin Elphtherian] (Greek National Anthem)

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | 1 minute, 41 seconds Tarpon Springs was settled by Greek sponge fishers in 1905. In . (Language). Also included in ...

    Contributor: Stamatopoulou, Kaliope - Gianèskis, Helen - Gianèskis, Mary - Stamatopoulo, Calliope - Granèskis, Helen - Granèskis, Mary - Morris, Alton C. - Cook, Robert - Kennedy, Stetson - [Stamatopoulou, Kaliope]
    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: 1939-08-28

  • [Paidika kalonta]

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | 1 minute, 1 second "A Christmas song in Greek, sung by the four Sarris children." The first words of this ...

    Contributor: Sarris Children - The Four Sarris Children - 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

  • [To mikro potamaki]

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | 43 seconds "Helen Sarris will sing a children's play song in Greek, titled 'The Little Brook.'" The singer is 10 ...

    Contributor: Sarris, Helen - 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

  • Gianos ke e Pagona

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | 2 minutes, 12 seconds A very old song loved by Greek mountaineers and shepherds. John fondly nicknames his sweetheart "Pagona," ...

    Contributor: Gillas, Maria - 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

  • Haitho

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | 1 minute, 47 seconds "John Castrounis will sing 'Haitho,' a Greek love song." Haitho is the name of a shepherd ...

    Contributor: Castrounis, John - 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: 1939-10-04

  • [Hzeliara agapimeni]

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | 3 minutes, 3 seconds A Greek folksong. The singer learned this song from fishermen in the Aegean Isles. Tarpon Springs ...

    Contributor: Mandalou, Nick - Morris, Alton C. - Cook, Robert - Kennedy, Stetson
    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: 1939-08-28

  • Tou giannou e Floghera

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | 1 minute, 39 seconds A Greek folk song melody and rhythm originated by the mountaineers' flute many years back and ...

    Contributor: Klonaris, M. - Kavouklis, Katherine - Stamatopoulou, Kaliope - Anastassiou, Evee G. - Navoukli, N. - Kavoukli, N. - Stamatopoulo, Calliope - 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

  • [Agapimenoi]

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | 31 seconds "A Greek folksong about sweethearts." Greeks, along with Italians and Minorcans, first came to Florida in 1768, led ...

    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

  • Mousmoulia (Part 2 of 2)

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | 59 seconds "John Castrounis will continue singing 'Mousmoulia,' a Greek love song." Mousmoulia is a kind of fruit tree. Greeks, ...

    Contributor: Castrounis, John - 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: 1939-10-04

  • [Recital]

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | 38 seconds Tarpon Springs was settled by Greek sponge fishers in 1905. The sound quality of this recording is poor. ...

    Contributor: Unidentified Child - 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

  • [To aidoni]

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | 2 minutes, 16 seconds A duet of a Greek folksong, sung by two sisters. Tarpon Springs was settled by Greek ...

    Contributor: Kavouklis, Magdaline - Kavouklis, Katherine - Kavouklees, Magdalena - Kavouklees, Kathryn - Kavoukli, Catherine - Morris, Alton C. - Cook, Robert - Kennedy, Stetson
    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: 1939-08-25

  • [Ta nychtopoulia]

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | 3 minutes, 3 seconds Tarpon Springs was settled by Greek sponge fishers in 1905. The sound quality of this recording ...

    Contributor: Gianèskis, Mary - Nicholis, Michael - Theos, Nick - Granèskis, Mary - Morris, Alton C. - Cook, Robert - Kennedy, Stetson
    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: 1939-08-25

  • Dance Song (Patriotic)

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | 3 minutes, 1 second A Greek folksong, with an announcement in English. The singer is director of the Byzantine Choir ...

    Contributor: Anastassiou, George - Anastassio, George - Anastassiou, Professor George - Morris, Alton C. - Cook, Robert - Kennedy, Stetson
    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: 1939-08-28

  • Greek Folksong, Usually Sung After a Wedding (Part 1 of 2)

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | 2 minutes, 49 seconds "Haiclice Tsangaris and Xeni Sarris will sing a Greek folksong that they usually sing after a ...

    Contributor: Tsangaris, Haiclice - Sarris, Xeni - 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

  • [Greek Song about an Old Love Who Has Been Forgotten]

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | 3 minutes, 14 seconds Tarpon Springs was settled by Greek sponge fishers in 1905. The sound quality of this recording ...

    Contributor: Gianèskis, Mary - Granèskis, Mary - Morris, Alton C. - Cook, Robert - Kennedy, Stetson
    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: 1939-08-25