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  • " Home on the Range"

    In 1947, "Home on the Range" became the state song of Kansas.

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  • Home on the Range

    Field Recordings. Music. Cowboy Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Location also known as Florida State Prison; Raiford Penitentiary Venue: State Farm Performance Note: "Home ...

    • Contributor: Richardson, James - Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-06-03
  • Sidney Homer

    Sidney Homer (1864-1953) studied with George Chadwick in Boston, and with others in Germany. In 1895, he married contralto Louise Beatty (Homer), a world-renown opera singer who sang often at the Metropolitan ...

    • Contributor: Homer, Sidney
    • Original Format: Web Pages
    • Date: 1864
  • The blue and the gold

    Notated Music. print | 1 score (1 page) ; 28 cm | words by H-J ; music by Carl Range. (Statement Of Responsibility). For voice and piano. Also available in digital form ...

    • Contributor: Carl Range - Range, Carl
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1919
  • Where home is life in nineteenth-century Cincinnati, crossroads of the East and West

    compact disc | 1 compact disc | Recorded anthology of American music. (General). Songs, choruses, hymns, and piano music; John Aler, tenor; Clifford Jackson, baritone; Harmoneion Singers; Peter Basquin, piano or harmonium; ...

    • Contributor: New World Records - The Harmoneion Singers - Aler, John - Jackson, Clifford - Basquin, Peter - Miner, John
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1977
  • Fisher's Hornpipe [on harmonica]

    • Contributor: Jabbour, Alan - Jabbour, Karen Singer - Reed, Henry
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1967-07-17
  • Musical Styles/Parlor and Concert Stage - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America

    Playlist Five recordings from Library of Congress collections, ranging from classical arias to parlor songs to minstrel tunes, underscore American audiences' appetite for vocal music both at home and at the theater. ...

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  • " Breathe on Us, Breath of God" by Arthur Farwell

    Article. Farwell's strophic setting (four verses followed by a brief "Amen") contains colorful harmonies and unexpected voice leading that beautifully embellishes the text. For example, the soprano's opening tritone leads to an ...

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  • Morton Harvey

    Morton Harvey (1886–1961) was, according to Victor advertising, a tenor. But in reality he had a baritone voice range that he exhibited on many recordings—not only for Victor, but also for Edison, ...

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    • Date: 1914-10-02
  • " Long, Long the Night" by Daniel Gregory Mason

    Article. The first two verses Mason sets using mildly chromatic harmonies with a few seventh and ninth chords. In the third verse, however, he suddenly injects extreme dissonance to capture the pathos ...

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  • The dying cowboy [illustrated]

    motion picture | 1 video ; 3 min. | Audio Track from Library of Congress LP AFS L28 (General). Photos from Library of Congress online collections (General). Photos used: Bury me not ...

    • Contributor: Matthews, Sloan - Lomax, John A. (John Avery)
    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • Musical Styles/Popular Songs of the Day - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America

    Playlist Five recordings from Library of Congress collections that "topped the charts" back in the day. My days have been so wondrous free This song, by Francis Hopkinson, was written in 1759 ...

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  • "Three Choruses, op. 33" by Horatio William Parker

    Article. The final piece, "Valentine," is the most rhythmically interesting of the set, with several passages of linear independence and increasingly adventurous chromatic passing tones. All three of these unaccompanied TTBB [tenor ...

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  • Sit Down, Shut Up, and Listen to Ragtime: Bob Milne and the Occupational Folklore of the Traveling Piano Player

    They sat down and shut up. The Potentate almost fell over backward in his chair laughing, and I just went back up on the stage and continued. But to me, that's just ...

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  • The nosegay. Printed at Pitts. Wholesale toy warehouse G. Great St. Andrew Street 7 dials

    Song Sheet. print | 1 score | Also includes: On banks of blushing roses; Dame Durden; Money is your friend; The Answer to the Castalian maid; An Answer to Highland home; Bonnie ...

    • Original Format: Books - Notated Music
  • Fanfare for the Common Man

    Article. In March 1943, income taxes were a major issue for the common man. The United States had been at war about fifteen months and government spending soared. The previous year, as ...

    • Contributor: Library of Congress
    • Original Format: Web Pages
    • Date: 2002
  • Portuguese American Song

    Traditional Portuguese vocal music forms find a contemporary expression in the music of Portuguese American rock bands. The ensembles play standard rock instruments like electric guitar, drums and electric bass, and perform ...

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  • Star Spangled Banner

    Article. The Anacreontic Society was founded around 1766, and named in honor of the ancient Greek court poet Anacreon, who in the sixth century B.C., entertained his tyrannical patrons with lyrics celebrating ...

    • Contributor: Library of Congress
    • Original Format: Web Pages
    • Date: 2002
  • Timeline/1850 to 1899 - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America

    A timeline of American songs and historical and cultural events. 1850-1899

    • Original Format: Web Pages
    • Date: 1850
  • Christensen's Ragtime Review

    The photographs and illustrations of the "Czar" were in and of themselves telling statements. In many ads, Christensen is depicted in formal attire, seated at a grand piano. As his hands fly ...

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