Not the same old (folk) song and dance : field recordings in the European communities of the United States,
Benjamin Botkin folklife lecture | American Folklife Center lecture, 2006-07-27
Videorecording of a lecture by Matthew Barton on the early field recordings made in non-English speaking communities of the United States by field collectors from the Library of Congress during the 1930s. Collectors John A. Lomax and his son Alan Lomax recorded Spanish and French music extensively in Texas and Louisiana. In 1938 Alan Lomax recorded Irish, Serbian, Romanian, Polish, French-Canadian, Finnish, Hungarian, Italian,...
Barton, Matthew - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - Library of Congress