Audio Recording Indian songs of today Folk music of the United States : / Indian songs of today sung by Indian children or youth

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Title

  • Indian songs of today

Other Title

  • Folk music of the United States :
  • Indian songs of today sung by Indian children or youth

Names

  • Rhodes, Willard, 1901-1992, compiler.
  • Archive of Folk Song (U.S.)
  • Library of Congress. Recording Laboratory.
  • United States. Bureau of Indian Affairs, sponsor.

Created / Published

  • Washington, D.C.: Library of Congress, American Folklife Center, 2015.
  • Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, Music Division, Recording Laboratory AFS L36, 1954.

Contents

  • Seminole duck dance -- Creek lullaby -- Potawatomi song -- Sioux war song -- Sioux rabbit dance -- Navaho squaw dance -- Navaho song of happiness -- Tewa basket dance -- Round dance -- Buffalo dance -- Modern love song -- Kiowa round dance -- Kiowa buffalo dance -- Feather dance -- Two Cherokee Christian hymns -- Stomp dance -- Three modern love songs -- Tlingit paddling song.

Headings

  • -  Indians of North America--Music
  • -  Folk music--United States
  • -  Songs
  • -  Dance music
  • -  Cherokee Indians--Music
  • -  Creek Indians--Music
  • -  Dakota Indians--Music
  • -  Kiowa Indians--Music
  • -  Navajo Indians--Music
  • -  Potawatomi Indians--Music
  • -  Pueblo Indians--Music
  • -  Seminole Indians--Music
  • -  Tewa Indians--Music
  • -  Tlingit Indians--Music

Genre

  • Songs
  • Dance music
  • Hymns
  • Field recordings

Notes

  • -  "From the Archive of Folk Song"
  • -  "This series...is presented as a living monument and memorial to the American Indian and his spiritual culture."
  • -  Issued in cooperation with the Bureau of Indian Affairs.
  • -  Performers are members of native tribes and include songs of Seminole, Creek, Potawatomi, Sioux, Navajo, Tewa, Pueblo, Kiowa, Cherokee, Tlingit, and other people.
  • -  Description from audio disc recording, analog, 33 1/3 rpm; 12 in. first issued in 1954.
  • -  Digital preservation master recorded from original master analog tape by the Library of Congress Recording Laboratory in 2015.
  • -  Original master for audio disc production for reissue of AFS L36: INDIAN SONGS OF TODAY (MASTER TAPE) 2 sound tape reels : analog, 7 1/2 ips, half track, mono. ; 10 in. RAA 27062, RAA 27063. MAVIS title no.: 162577-4-1; 162577-4-2.

Medium

  • 19 sound files : digital, WAV (44.1 Khz)

Repository

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2016655240

Online Format

  • image
  • audio

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Chicago citation style:

Archive Of Folk Song, U.S, Library Of Congress. Recording Laboratory, and Sponsor United States Bureau Of Indian Affairs. Indian Songs of Today. composeds by Rhodes, Willard, Iler Washington, D.C.: Library of Congress, American Folklife Center, . Washington, D.C.: Library of Congress, Music Division, Recording Laboratory AFS L36, 1954, 2015. Audio. https://www.loc.gov/item/2016655240/.

APA citation style:

Archive Of Folk Song, U. S., Library Of Congress. Recording Laboratory & United States Bureau Of Indian Affairs, S. (2015) Indian Songs of Today. Rhodes, W., comp Washington, D.C.: Library of Congress, American Folklife Center, . Washington, D.C.: Library of Congress, Music Division, Recording Laboratory AFS L36, 1954. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2016655240/.

MLA citation style:

Archive Of Folk Song, U.S, Library Of Congress. Recording Laboratory, and Sponsor United States Bureau Of Indian Affairs. Indian Songs of Today. comp by Rhodes, Willard, Iler Washington, D.C.: Library of Congress, American Folklife Center, . Washington, D.C.: Library of Congress, Music Division, Recording Laboratory AFS L36, 1954, 2015. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2016655240/>.