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Title Smithsonian Folkways American roots collection [sound recording].

Publication Info. Washington, D.C. : Smithsonian Folkways, [1996]
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 95th Street Adult Compact Discs  FOLK SMITHSON    AVAILABLE
 Naper Blvd. Adult Compact Discs  FOLK SMITHSON    AVAILABLE
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Description 1 sound disc (65 min.) : digital, stereo. ; 4 3/4 in.
Series 150 Smithsonian 1846-1996.
Note Compact disc.
Program notes and discography inserted in container.
Contents Penitentiary blues (Lightnin' Hopkins) -- Sweet old Chicago (Roosevelt Sykes) -- Blue moon of Kentucky (Bill Monroe and the Bluegrass Boys) -- If I had a hammer (Pete Seeger) -- Lafayette (Lucinda Williams) -- Bosco stomp (Allie Young, Bessyl Duhon, Rodney Balfa) -- Better day (Brownie McGhee and Sonny Terry) -- Long road to travel (Lonnie Johnson) -- The coo-coo bird (Doc Watson and Clarence Ashley) -- Pretty Saro (Doug and Jack Wallin) -- Freight train (Elizabeth Cotten) -- Old Joe Bone (The New Lost City Ramblers) -- Have a feast here tonight (Bill Monroe and Doc Watson) -- Freedom road (Josh White) -- This land is your land (Woody Guthrie) -- Two good men (Woody Guthrie) -- In the pines (Lead Belly) --Irene (Lead Belly) -- Somebody's been fooling #1 (Big Joe Williams) --Hesitation blues (Dave Van Ronk) -- Gonna be an engineer (Peggy Seeger) -- Delgadina (sung in Spanish) (Mercedez Lopez) -- I was standing by the bedside of a neighbor (Michele Lanchester with Sweet Honey in the Rock) -- Virgo (Mary Lou Williams) -- Syl-o-gism (Mary Lou Williams) -- We shall overcome (The SNCC Freedom Singers with Dorothy Cotton and Pete Seeger).
Performer Various artists as noted.
Event Selections previously released on the Folkways label between 1948 and 1987.
Subject Folk songs, English -- United States -- Sound recordings.
Blues (Music) -- Sound recordings.
Bluegrass music -- Sound recordings.
Protest songs -- Sound recordings.
Folk music -- United States -- Sound recordings.
Added Author Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife Programs & Cultural Programs.
Added Title American roots collection
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