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  • American Indian melodies

    Sheet music | 29 p. of music ; 29 cm. | Songs of the Omaha Indians. (General). For piano. (General). Collected by Alice Fletcher. (General). Harmonized by Arthur Farwell. (Statement Of Responsibility). ...

    • Contributor: Wa Wan Press - Farwell, Arthur - Fletcher, Alice C. (Alice Cunningham)
    • Original Format: Notated Music
  • Old Man's Love Song

    Farwell was apparently taken by the melody of "The Old Man's Love Song" because it reappeared in another of his compositions, his piano work entitled Dawn, op. 12 (published in 1902). For ...

    • Original Format: Web Pages
  • Intermezzo from The tragedy of death by Harvey Worthington Loomis and Dawn, a development of Indian melodies by Arthur Farwell

    musical score | 28 p. ; 35 cm. | Includes Introduction by Arthur Farwell. (Source Note). Musical Score (Form).

    • Contributor: Wa Wan Press - Farwell, Arthur - Loomis, Harvey Worthington
    • Original Format: Notated Music - Books
    • Date: 1902
  • American Indian and Native Alaskan Song

    Over the course of time, some song genres have declined as the occasions for their use have passed, while new ones have arisen and others have been adapted in response to changing ...

    • Original Format: Web Pages
  • The Indian's prayer, with variation and finale

    Sheet Music. print | 1 score | From: Music Copyright Deposits, 1820-1860 (Microfilm M 3106) Also available through the Library of Congress Web Site as facsimile page images. (Additional Physical Form). In ...

    • Contributor: Oliver Ditson - Grobe, Charles
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1857
  • Song about the departure of Seminole Indians from Florida for Oklahoma

    Field Recordings. Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc (3 minutes, 20 seconds) : analog ; 12 in. | This is a song about the departure of Seminole Indians from Florida for ...

    • Contributor: Smith, Katie - Parker, Courtney - Corse, Carita Doggett - Cornwall, Robert - Boehmer, William J.
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1940-07-01
  • Santos = Holy, holy

    sound recording | on 2 sides of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Dust jacket notes: A traditional melody sung at the Pala Mission by six Indian ...

    • Contributor: Six Indian Women - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Pico, Virginia - Valenzuela, Salvadora - Golsh, E. De La - Ortega, Jacinta - Myers, Everista - Acosta, Rosalie - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939
  • From mesa and plain : Indian cowboy and Negro sketches for pianoforte

    musical score | 17 p. ; 35 cm. | Navajo war dance -- Pawnee horses -- Prarie miniature -- Wa-Wan choral -- Plantation melody. (Content). Song 2 transcribed by Edwin S. Tracy. ...

    • Contributor: Wa Wan Press - Farwell, Arthur - Tracy, Edwin S. - Haskell, Alice
    • Original Format: Notated Music - Books
    • Date: 1905
  • Santos = Holy, holy

    sound recording | on 2 sides of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Dust jacket notes: A traditional melody sung at the Pala Mission by six Indian ...

    • Contributor: Six Indian Women - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Pico, Virginia - Valenzuela, Salvadora - Golsh, E. De La - Ortega, Jacinta - Myers, Everista - Acosta, Rosalie - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939
  • Yankee Doodle

    Article. Of humble origin and perhaps questionable in matters of lyrical "taste," "Yankee Doodle" has survived as one of America's most upbeat and humorous national airs. In the fife and drum state ...

    • Contributor: Library of Congress
    • Original Format: Web Pages
    • Date: 2002
  • Untitled

    Field Recordings. Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc ( 54 seconds) : analog ; 12 in. | Crew of "The Boys," a 108-foot menhaden (or pogey) fishing boat of Mayport, Florida, ...

    • Contributor: Unidentified Performers - Corse, Carita Doggett - Cornwall, Robert - Unidentified Group
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1940-07-01
  • Farewell = (Wee-Tuh-Tuh-Tah)

    Notated Music. print | 1 score (2 pages) ; 35 cm | words and music by Joseph Bayhylle Shunatona. (Statement Of Responsibility). For voice and piano with Indian flute. "Dedicated to the ...

    • Contributor: Joseph Bayhylle Shunatona - Shunatona, Joseph Bayhylle
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1919
  • English American Song

    As new song styles developed in the United States, they often made their way to England. Following tours by American minstrels in the 1860s, blackface minstrel shows and vaudeville were adapted and ...

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  • The American Art Song: An Introduction

    Article. Article. Although a full account of the American art song is beyond the scope of this introduction, it is hoped that these highlights will serve as an invitation to further explore ...

    • Original Format: Web Pages
  • Jewish Song in America

    Composers who wrote for the Yiddish stage explored themes of Jewish history and experience. But, in the early twentieth century, those who composed songs for mainstream audiences usually felt that they needed ...

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  • Library of Congress March

    Article. One particular hurdle was the brevity of the 'dog fight' section. The piano draft was too short here, and seemed undeveloped. Fortunately, one of the early fragment sketches had some melodic ...

    • Contributor: Library of Congress
    • Original Format: Web Pages
    • Date: 2002
  • Alice Cunningham Fletcher (1838-1923)

    Biography. Omaha Indian Music (American Memory)

    • Contributor: Fletcher, Alice C. (Alice Cunningham)
    • Original Format: Web Pages
  • Timeline/1900 to 1949 - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America

    A timeline of American songs and historical and cultural events. 1900-1949

    • Original Format: Web Pages
    • Date: 1900
  • Musical Styles/Traditional and Ethnic - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America

    Playlist Five recordings from Library of Congress collections illustrate the diversity of the United States as a "melting pot" of many cultures. The Minstrel Boy A heartfelt rendition of a lovely Irish ...

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  • Alabado

    sound recording | on 1 band of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Dust jacket notes: A song of praise. Inscribed on dust jacket by Sidney Robertson ...

    • Contributor: Choristers of St. Anthony's Seminary - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Hobrecht (Father Bernard) - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - Santa Ines Mission (Solvang, Calif.)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1938