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American Folksong & Folklore

Alan Lomax

American Folksong & Folklore

A Regional Biblography

by Alan Lomax

  • 2 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Reprint Services Corporation .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literature,
  • Genres & Styles - Folk & Traditional,
  • Music

  • The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary Binding
    Number of Pages62
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11001814M
    ISBN 100781207673
    ISBN 109780781207676
    OCLC/WorldCa468613862

    Folklore is the body of expressive culture, including tales, music, dance, legends, oral history, proverbs, jokes, popular beliefs, customs, material culture, and so forth, common to a particular population, comprising the traditions (including oral traditions) of that culture, subculture, or group. It is also the set of practices through which those expressive genres are shared. Vance Randolph (Febru – November 1, ) was a folklorist who studied the folklore of the Ozarks in particular. He wrote a number of books on the Ozarks, as well as Little Blue Books Genre: folklore.

    In Classic Folk Songs for Kids, curator Jeff Place culls a cross-section of 26 classics from the Smithsonian Folkways vaults to tell an intriguing story of American signature songs’ origins are as fascinating as the songs are fun: centuries-old European ballads, an American Revolutionary tune, 19th-century American folksongs, African-derived game songs, a sea chantey, a. s by the staff of the Archive of Folk Song or by independent scholars who contributed their work to the Archive. Nearly all the items were recorded in the field, frequently under diffi­ cult conditions. Side A of the record features fidd lers from the Nort h, Midwest, and West; side B features the South.

    Bibliography of North American folklore and folksong. New York, Greenberg [] (OCoLC) Online version: Haywood, Charles, Bibliography of North American folklore and folksong. New York, Greenberg [] (OCoLC) Material Type: Thesis/dissertation: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Charles Haywood. According to Newman Ivey White, the earliest written documentation of "Run, Nigger, Run" dates to , when a version was included in blackface minstrel Charlie White's White's Serenaders' Song Book. After the American Civil War, the song was documented more extensively. Joel Chandler Harris included a version of it in his Uncle Remus and His Friends (), and in , E. C. Perrow included a version .


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