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  • Alagaz bartzer sare = Alagaz Mountain

    LC romanized form of title: Alageaz bardzr sar e. Dust jacket notes: Song of longing for Armenian homeland. Dust jacket notes: This song is not the same as AFS 4236 A1. Ruben ...

    Contributor: Baboyan, Ruben J. - 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 - Ruben J. Baboyan Performing Armenian Songs, April 16, 1939 - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939

  • Give My Poor Heart Ease: Voices of the Mississippi Blues

    videorecording | videorecording; 55 min | Benjamin Botkin Lecture Series. (Source). February 17, 2010. (Date). Videorecording (Form).

    Contributor: Library of Congress - Ferris, William R.
    Site/Collection: Performing Arts Encyclopedia - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - American Folklife Center
    Original Format: Film, Video
    Date: 2010

  • The Little brown bulls

    sound recording | on 2 bands of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Robert Walker, unaccompanied vocals. (Performers). Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Crandon, Wisconsin in ...

    Contributor: Walker, Robert - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    Site/Collection: American Folklife Center - W.P.A. California Folk Music Project Collection - Robert Walker Performing an Anglo American Song in Wisconsin, June 1937 - American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1937

  • James Bird

    Dust jacket notes: Fragmentary version. Song depicts the story of James Bird who distinguished himself for bravery on Lake Erie when Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry won a decisive battle against the British ...

    Contributor: Graham, George Vinton - 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 - George Vinton Graham Performing Anglo American Songs, 1938 to 1939 - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939

  • Mo charirtean s'mo luchd dubhchaodh = My friends and countrymen

    Yellow song check-list notes: "Words composed by Don MacLeod of Harris. He urges his countrymen to keep their Gaelic." John Cunningham, unaccompanied vocals. Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Berkeley, California on ...

    Contributor: Cunningham, John - 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 - John Cunningham Performing Gaelic Songs from the Hebrides, Scotland, June 20, 1940 - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1940

  • Pilatus = Pontius Pilate

    Thodur Einarson, unaccompanied vocals. Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in San Francisco, California on November 11, 1939. Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. In Icelandic. Forms part ...

    Contributor: Einarson, Thodur - 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 - Thodur Einarson Performing Icelandic Hymns, November 11, 1939 - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939

  • Coal loading machine

    sound recording | 1 sound recording | Forms part of the George Korson Bituminous Songs Collection. AFC 1963/004: AFS 12010-12012 (Source). Recorded in Welch, West Virginia. (Venue). Recorded in 1940. (Date). Published ...

    Contributor: Library of Congress - Korson, George Gershon - Evening Breezes Sextet of Vivian, West Virginia
    Site/Collection: Performing Arts Encyclopedia - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - American Folklife Center
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1965

  • Hi oro 's na horo eile = Hi oro, though we must sever

    Dust jacket notes: "This she sang to her husband when they were courting." Mary MacPhee, unaccompanied vocals. Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Berkeley, California on June 15, 1939. Reference copy available ...

    Contributor: Macphee, Mary - 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 - Mary Macphee Performing Gaelic Songs from the Hebrides, Scotland, June 15, 1939 - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939

  • Low Down, Dirty Dog Blues

    sound recording | 1 sound recording | Published on Library of Congress LP AFS L59, "Negro Blues and Hollers," edited by Marshall W. Stearns. (Bibliographic History). Recorded in Robinsonville, Mississippi. (Venue). Recorded ...

    Contributor: Library of Congress - House, Son
    Site/Collection: Performing Arts Encyclopedia - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - American Folklife Center
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1962

  • Amazing grace

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : anaolog, mono. | Recorded in Allen, KY (Venue). Recorded by Margot Mayo, Stu Jamieson and Freyda Simon in 1946 (Date). Sound Recording (Form).

    Contributor: Mayo, Seymour
    Site/Collection: Performing Arts Encyclopedia - Amazing Grace - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - American Folklife Center
    Original Format: Audio Recordings

  • The zebra dun

    sound recording | 1 sound recording | Published on the Library of Congress LP AFS L28 "Cowboy Songs, Ballads, and Cattle Calls from Texas," edited by Duncan Emrich, 1952. (Bibliographic History). Forms ...

    Contributor: Library of Congress - Waddell, J.M. - Emrich, Duncan
    Site/Collection: Performing Arts Encyclopedia - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - American Folklife Center
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1952

  • Let's Go Fight!

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

    Contributor: Ezell, Buster - James, Willis - Ezell, Buster (Bus) - Vocal and Guitar - James, Willis Laurence
    Site/Collection: American Folklife Center - Fort Valley, Georgia, Recordings - 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

  • Drill man blues

    sound recording | 1 sound recording | Forms part of the George Korson Bituminous Songs Collection. AFC 1963/004: AFS 12010-12012 (Source). Recorded in 1940. (Date). Published on the Library of Congress LP ...

    Contributor: Library of Congress - Korson, George Gershon - Sizemore, George
    Site/Collection: Performing Arts Encyclopedia - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - American Folklife Center
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1965

  • About the looks of a girl

    Dust jacket notes inscribed by Sidney Robertson Cowell: "Toward end of strip: 2 verses about Mount Baker, Washingon. Composed--these are not rimur, Mr. B[ardarson] says." Sigurd Bardarson, unacommpanied vocals. Recorded by Sidney ...

    Contributor: Bardarson, Sigurd - 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 - Sigurd Bardarson Performing Icelandic Songs, April, 1940 - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1940

  • Addio, mamma = Goodbye, Mama

    Dust jacket notes: "Departure for the front, 1914." Louis Brangone, unaccompanied vocals. Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Woodside, California on May 7, 1939. Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, ...

    Contributor: Brangone, Louis - 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 - Louis Brangone Performing Italian and French Songs, May 7, 1939 - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939

  • O thalu thrad = Spinning song

    Oddrun Sigurasson, unaccompanied vocals. Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in San Francisco, California on May 25, 1938. Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. In Icelandic. Forms part ...

    Contributor: Sigurasson, Oddrun - 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 - Oddrun Sigurasson Performing Icelandic Songs, May 25, 1938 - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1938

  • San Joao = St. John's Song

    Alice Lemos Avila, vocals and English guitar; Elzira Silva, vocals; Antonio Medeiros, triangle. Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Oakland, California on March 8, 1939. Reference copy available in the Library of ...

    Contributor: Alice Lemos Avila, Elzira Silva, and Antonio Medeiros - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Avila, Alice Lemos - Silva, Elzira - Medeiros, Antonio - 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 - Alice Lemos Avila and Friends Performing Portuguese Songs and Music, 1938 to 1939 - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939

  • I'm glad my wife's in Europe

    World War I song. Mrs. Byron Coffin, Sr., vocals and piano. Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Alameda, California on April 6, 1939. Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife ...

    Contributor: Coffin - Coffin (Mrs. Byron, Sr) - 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 - Byron Coffin, Sr., Mrs. Byron Coffin, Sr., and Byron Coffin, Jr. Performing Barbary Coast Tunes, American Popular Songs, and Ragtime Music, April 6, 1939 - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939

  • Sama Ensemble

    The Sama Ensemble of Maryland performs Persian music and chants in Farsi at the Library of Congress, April 25, 2007. Concert sponsored by the American Folklife Center. videorecording | videorecording ; 55 ...

    Contributor: Library of Congress - Sama (Musical Group) - Turner, Rory P. B. - Analouei, Ali - Khorasani, Naser - Ameen, Bahman - Elizabeth, Audrey - Bibizadeh, Behnaz - Hosseini, Neda - Hosseini, Puneh - Shirzadi, Souri - Bulger, Peggy - Esmaeli, Hasti - Abrishami, Giti - Zolriasatein, Nazanin - Bloom, Steve, Percussionist
    Site/Collection: Performing Arts Encyclopedia - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - American Folklife Center
    Original Format: Film, Video
    Date: 2007

  • The Cumberland crew

    Civil War ballad about naval battle when the Virginia sank the Cumberland, March 8, 1862. Warde Ford, unaccompanied vocals. Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Central Valley, California on December 27, 1938. ...

    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 - W.P.A. California Folk Music Project Collection - 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