Search Manuscripts/Mixed Material

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    Treasures from the archive roadshow,
    American Folklife Center concert, 2015-09-25 | Down Hill Strugglers with John Cohen | Homegrown 2015, the music of America Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Video recording, sound recording, and photographs of a concert in the Coolidge Auditorium, Thomas Jefferson Building, Library of Congress on September 25, 2015 as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. In a concert celebrating the centennial of Alan Lomax's birth, performers feature music on recordings housed in the Archive at the American Folklife Center. John Cohen (b. 1932)...
    • Contributor: Down Hill Strugglers (Musical Group) - Library of Congress. Music Division - Cohen, John - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.). Millennium Stage - American Folklife Center
    • Date: 2015
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    Dale Ann Bradley Band bluegrass concert celebrating the Library's collections from Kentucky,
    American Folklife Center concert, 2016-12-07 | Dale Ann Bradley Band | Homegrown 2016, the music of America Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Video recording, sound recording, and photographs of a concert in the Coolidge Auditorium, Thomas Jefferson Building, Library of Congress on December 7, 2016 as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. The concert was the culmination of a day of events celebrating the occasion of the 40th anniversary of the founding of the American Folklife Center and featured a...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress. Music Division - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.). Millennium Stage - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2016
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    Sheila Kay Adams : musician and storyteller from North Carolina,
    American Folklife Center concert, 2017-04-19 | Sheila Kay Adams | Homegrown 2017, the music of America Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Video recording, sound recording, and photographs of a concert in the Whittall Pavilion, Thomas Jefferson Building, Library of Congress on April 19, 2017 as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. North Carolina folksinger and storyteller Sheila Kay Adams performed folksongs, ballads, and told stories.
    • Contributor: Library of Congress. Music Division - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.). Millennium Stage - American Folklife Center - Adams, Sheila Kay - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2017
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    Jayme Stone's Folklife concert,
    American Folklife Center concert, 2017-05-04 | Jayme Stone's Folklife | Homegrown 2017, the music of America Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Video recording, sound recording, and photographs of a concert in the Coolidge Auditorium, Thomas Jefferson Building, Library of Congress on May 4, 2017 as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. Banjoist and composer Jayme Stone and his band in concert featuring interpretations of materials from the Alan Lomax Collection. In 2015, Stone issued Jayme Stone's Lomax Project (2015),...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress. Music Division - Stone, Jayme - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.). Millennium Stage - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2017
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    John McCutcheon : Traditional Folk Music From the American Folklife Center Archive,
    American Folklife Center concert, 2018-09-12 | John McCutcheon in Concert | Homegrown 2018, the music of America Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Video recording, sound recording, and photographs of a concert in the Coolidge Auditorium, Thomas Jefferson Building, Library of Congress on September 12, 2018 as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. McCutcheon played music from the American Folklife Center's collections, including material from Woody Guthrie and Pete Seeger's collections, as well as his own.
    • Contributor: Library of Congress. Music Division - McCutcheon, John - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2018
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    Odetta concert collection,
    Odetta in concert | American Folklife Center concert, 2003-11-13 Catalog Record Only
    Collection consists of sound recordings of the presentation ceremony and concert at the Library of Congress where Odetta received the "Living Legend" award from Gen. Donald L. Scott, Deputy Librarian of Congress. Odetta's concert features blues, jazz, and folk music performances, accompanied by pianist Seth Farber. The collection also includes photographs of Odetta's visit to the American Folklife Center on November 14, where she...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress. Music Division - Odetta - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - American Folklife Center
    • Date: 2003
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    Alan Lomax Centennial Showcase at the Folk Alliance International Conference, 2015 February 21
    American Folklife Center concert, 2017-09-21 | American Folklife Center/Folk Alliance Lomax Challenge | Alan Lomax Open Mic Catalog Record Only
    In celebration of the 100th birthday of Alan Lomax (1915-2002), a non-juried performance showcase session was held at the Folk Alliance International, 27th annual conference, February 21, 2015 in Kansas City, Missouri, which featured performances of songs and tunes that Alan Lomax collected during his career. This collection includes video documentation of 19 performances at this conference session hosted by Jennifer Cutting and Stephen...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress. Music Division - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.). Millennium Stage - Flemons, Dom - Seeger, Peggy - American Folklife Center
    • Date: 2015