• Audio Recording
    Yup'ik song about a vision of a sailing ship in 1777 sound recording | 1 audio file. | Chuna McIntyre explains the song in English, then sings it in Central Yup'ik. (Content). The song concerns a vision of the arrival of Europeans in Alaska by a Yup'ik medicine man a year before the exploration of the Alaska coastline by Captain James Cook between April and September, 1778. The Yup'ik had little further contact with Europeans ...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress - McIntyre, Chuna - Nunamta Yup'ik Eskimo Dancers
    • Date: 2003
  • Audio Recording
    Library of Congress march sound recording | 1 compact disc recording | First Lieutenant Jason K. Fettig, conductor. Sound Recording (Form).
    • Contributor: Sousa, John Philip - Bulla, Stephen - United States Marine Band
    • Date: 2003
  • Collection
    The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America See and Hear American History Through Song "Know the songs of a country and you will know its history for the true feeling of a people speaks through what they sing." – Preface to The Songs of Henry Clay Work (1884) Listen to the changes in the "Star Spangled Banner" as played by different bands in different eras. Look at the ways in which ...
    • Date: 1581

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    Historical Topics - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Digital Collections The history of America is reflected through its songs. Read more about how immigration and migration; work and industry; social change; war and conflict; politics and political campaigns; and sports and leisure in the United States have been portrayed in song. Listen to examples for all.
  • Article
    Interactive Maps - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Digital Collections See the connection between America's geography and song through interactive maps that offer songs from the states and about the states.
  • Notated Music
    Library of Congress march Instrumental parts | 1 score (12 p.) + 23 parts ; 8 1/2" x 11" | Copyright 2003 by John Philip Sousa, Inc. (Copyright). Printed score and band parts. The march was begun by John Philip Sousa in 1931, but never completed. Stephen Bulla was able to finish and orchestrate the score by using Sousa's fragmentary sketches, a piano draft, and one page of ...
    • Contributor: Sousa, John Philip - Bulla, Stephen
    • Date: 2003
  • Audio Recording
    The sea sound recording | 1 sound cassette : digital, stereo | Thomas Hampson, baritone; Craig Rutenberg, piano. (Performer). Recorded in the Coolidge Auditorium (Library of Congress), October, 2003. (Venue). Sound Recording (Form).
    • Contributor: Macdowell, Edward - Hampson, Thomas - Rutenberg, Craig
    • Date: 2003
  • Audio Recording
    Shenandoah sound recording | 1 sound cassette : digital, stereo | Thomas Hampson, baritone; Rutenberg, Craig, piano. (Performer). Recorded in the Coolidge Auditorium (Library of Congress), October, 2003. (Venue). Sound Recording (Form).
    • Contributor: Hampson, Thomas - Rutenberg, Craig
    • Date: 2003
  • Audio Recording
    John Brown's body sound recording | 1 digital audiotape | Stand alone recording specifically for IHAS. This recording of "John Brown's Body" made here with permission from the James Weldon Norris Chorale (Copyright Notice). Sound Recording (Form).
    • Contributor: Unpublished - J. Weldon Norris Chorale
    • Date: 2003