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Song as a measure of people : a report concerning cantometrics, the research of Alan Lomax into music of people throughout the world, with implications for anthropology and education / [project conceived and directed by Robert Revicki ; writing, Christine Crist, Jon Dunn ; photos., Jon Dunn, Ralph Rinzler].

Text

Harrisburg : Pennsylvania Dept. of Education, 1976.

1976-1975

1 Item

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FormatTextCall NumberJMD 79-309Item LocationOffsite
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Georgia Sea Island songs. [Sound recording]

Audio

New World Records NW 278. p1977.

1977

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FormatCall NumberItem Location
FormatAudioCall Number*LSRX 3734Item LocationPerforming Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound

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Afro-American blues and game songs [sound recording] / edited by Alan Lomax.

Audio

[Washington] : Library of Congress, Division of Music, Recording Laboratory, [1956]

1956

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FormatCall NumberItem Location
FormatAudioCall Number*LRX 9281Item LocationPerforming Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound

The Penguin book of American folk songs / compiled and edited with notes by Alan Lomax ; piano arrangements by Elizabeth Poston.

Notated music

Baltimore, Md. : Penguin Books, c1964.

1964

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FormatNotated musicCall NumberJNF 90-287Item LocationOffsite

The people's song book; [ed. by Waldemar Hille and others], foreword by Alan Lomax, preface by B. A. Botkin.

Text

New York; Boni and Gaer, [c1948]

1948

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FormatTextCall NumberSc 784.6-H (Hille, W. People's song book)Item LocationSchomburg Center - Research & Reference

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The 111 best American ballads: Folk song: U.S.A., collected, adapted and arr. by John A. Lomax and Alan Lomax. Alan Lomax, editor, Charles Seeger and Ruth Crawford Seeger, music editors.

New York, Duell, Sloan and Pearce [c1947]

1947

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FormatCall NumberItem Location
FormatCall NumberSc 784.4-L (Lomax, J. 111 best American ballads)Item LocationSchomburg Center - Research & Reference

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Negro folk songs as sung by Lead Belly, "king of the twelve-string guitar players of the world," long-time convict in the penitentiaries of Texas and Louisiana; transcribed, selected and edited by John A. Lomax and Alan Lomax.

New York, The Macmillan Company, 1936.

1936

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FormatCall NumberSc 784.7-L (Lomax, A. Negro folk songs as sung by Lead Belly)Item LocationSchomburg Center - Research & Reference

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Leadbelly; a collection of world-famous songs / edited by John A. Lomax and Alan Lomax ; Hally Wood, music editor ; special note on Leadbelly's 12-string guitar by Pete Seeger.

New York : Folkways Music Publishers, [c1959]

1959

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FormatCall NumberSc 784.7-L (Ledbetter, H. Leadbelly)Item LocationSchomburg Center - Research & Reference

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American ballads and folk songs, collected and compiled by John A. Lomax and Alan Lomax; with a foreword by George Lyman Kittredge.

New York, Macmillan, 1934.

1934

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FormatCall NumberSc 784.4-L (Lomax, J. American ballads and folk songs)Item LocationSchomburg Center - Research & Reference

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Appalachian journey [videorecording] : from the original Ballad of Tom Dooley to the origins of Bluegrass / [presented by] North Carolina Public TV ; produced by Dibbs Directions for Channel Four.

Moving image

Alexandria, Va. : PBS Home Video, c1991.

1991-1990

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FormatMoving imageCall Number*LVH Cataloged Commercial video recordings Box 18Item LocationOffsite

Jazz parades [videorecording] : feet don't fail me now / [presented by] North Carolina Public TV ; written, directed and produced by Alan Lomax ; editor, Alison Ellwood.

Moving image

[Alexandria, Va.] : PBS Video ; Beverly Hills, Calif. : Pacific Arts Video [distributor], c1990.

1990

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FormatMoving imageCall Number*LVH 780 (F) Container on fileItem LocationOffsite

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Dreams and songs of the noble old [videorecording] / [presented by] North Carolina Public TV ; produced by Dibb Directions for Channel Four ; original material recorded and directed by Alan Lomax ; editors, Howard Sharp, Jenny Campbell ; director, Mark Dibb, Mark Kidel ; producers, Mark Dibb, Penny Forster.

Moving image

[Alexandria, Va.] : PBS Video [distributor] ; Beverly Hills, Calif. : Pacific Arts Video, c1990.

1990

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FormatMoving imageCall Number*LVH 783 (F) Container on fileItem LocationOffsite

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Step style [videorecording]

Moving image

1977.

1977

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FormatMoving imageCall Number*MGZIC 9-608Item LocationPerforming Arts Research Collections - Dance
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Dance and human history [videorecording]

Moving image

1974.

1974

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FormatCall NumberItem Location
FormatMoving imageCall Number*MGZIDVD 5-7127 [DVD]Item LocationPerforming Arts Research Collections - Dance

Palm play [videorecording]

Moving image

1977.

1977

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FormatCall NumberItem Location
FormatMoving imageCall Number*MGZIC 9-610Item LocationPerforming Arts Research Collections - Dance

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The longest trail [electronic resource]

Moving image

1984.

1985

1 Resource

Available Online

NYPL Digital Collections

Sacred harp [and] Liquid measure [videorecording]

Moving image

1989.

1989

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FormatCall NumberItem Location
FormatMoving imageCall Number*MGZIA 4-1819Item LocationPerforming Arts Research Collections - Dance

Introduction of video tape - group dance therapy session.

Text

1970

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FormatTextCall Number*MGRT Item LocationPerforming Arts Research Collections - Dance

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Bahaman songs, French ballads and dance tunes, Spanish religious songs and game songs [sound recording] / edited by Alan Lomax.

Audio

Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, Recording Laboratory, [1979 or 1980]

1979-1980

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FormatCall NumberItem Location
FormatAudioCall Number*LRX 9280Item LocationPerforming Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound

Brown girl in the ring : an anthology of song games from the eastern Caribbean / collected and documented by Alan Lomax, J.D. Elder, and Bess Lomax Hawes.

Notated music

New York : Pantheon Books, c1997.

1997

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FormatNotated musicCall NumberJMF 97-761Item LocationOffsite
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FormatNotated musicCall NumberSc F 97-296Item LocationSchomburg Center - Research & Reference

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Jelly Roll Morton, the Library of Congress recordings. Vol. 3, the pearls [sound recording].

Audio

Cambridge, MA : Rounder, p1993.

1993-1938

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FormatCall NumberItem Location
FormatAudioCall Number*LDC 8324 (F)Item LocationPerforming Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound

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Jelly Roll Morton, the Library of Congress recordings. Vol. 4, Winin' boy blues [sound recording].

Audio

Cambridge, MA: Rounder, p1993.

1993-1938

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FormatCall NumberItem Location
FormatAudioCall Number*LDC 8327 (F)Item LocationPerforming Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound

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The Library of Congress Recordings [sound recording] Volume 2, Anamule dance / Jelly Roll Morton.

Audio

Cambridge, Mass. : Rounder Records, p1993.

1993-

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FormatCall NumberItem Location
FormatAudioCall Number*LDC 8323 (F)Item LocationPerforming Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound

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Delta blues, Cajun two-step : music from Mississippi & Louisiana, Newport Folk Festival 1966.

Moving image

[S.l.] : Vestapol ; Cambridge, MA : Distributed by Rounder Records, c1997.

1997-1966

1 Item

FormatCall NumberItem Location
FormatMoving imageCall NumberSc Visual VRA-381Item LocationSchomburg Center - Moving Image & Recorded Sound

Georgia Sea Island Singers [motion picture] / produced by Alan Lomax.

Moving image

1974

2 Items

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FormatMoving imageCall NumberSc Visual MPB-213Item LocationSchomburg Center - Moving Image & Recorded Sound

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FormatMoving imageCall NumberSc Visual VRA-279Item LocationSchomburg Center - Moving Image & Recorded Sound

The Library of Congress Recordings [sound recording] : Volume 1, Kansas City stomp / Jelly Roll Morton.

Audio

Cambridge, Mass. : Rounder Records, p1993.

1993-1938

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FormatCall NumberItem Location
FormatAudioCall Number*LDC 8322 (F)Item LocationPerforming Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound

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Fred McDowell [sound recording] : the first recordings.

Audio

Cambridge, Mass. : Rounder Records, p1997.

1997-1959

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FormatAudioCall Number*LDC 17421 (F)Item LocationPerforming Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound

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The devil is busy [sound recording] / all songs composed by Sampson Pittman.

Audio

Norwood, N.J. : Laurie Records, p1992.

1992-1938

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FormatCall NumberItem Location
FormatAudioCall Number*LDC 18871 (F)Item LocationPerforming Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound

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Jazz parades [videorecording] : feet don't fail me now / written, directed and produced by Alan Lomax ; series producer, Elisabeth Fink Benjamin ; Stefan Grossman's Guitar Workshop, Inc.

Moving image

[S.l.] : Vestapol Productions ; Cambridge, MA : distributed by Rounder Records, p1998, c1990.

1998-1990

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FormatMoving imageCall Number*LVH Cataloged Commercial video recordings Box 4Item LocationOffsite

Cajun country [videorecording] : lache pas la patate! (Don't drop the potato!) / written, directed and produced by Alan Lomax ; series producer, Elisabeth Fink Benjamin ; Stefan Grossman's Guitar Workshop, Inc.

Moving image

[S.l.] : Vestapol Productions ; Cambridge, MA : distributed by Rounder Records, p1998, c1990.

1998-1990

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FormatCall NumberItem Location
FormatMoving imageCall Number*LVH Cataloged Commercial video recordings Box 4Item LocationOffsite

Brown girl in the ring [sound recording].

Audio

Cambridge, Mass. : Rounder Records, p1997.

1997-1962

1 Item

FormatCall NumberItem Location
FormatAudioCall Number*LDC 17390 (F)Item LocationPerforming Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound

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Sheep, sheep don'tcha know the road [sound recording].

Audio

Cambridge, MA : Rounder, p1997.

1997-1959

1 Item

FormatCall NumberItem Location
FormatAudioCall Number*LDC 16494 (F) v. 6Item LocationPerforming Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound

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Bad man ballads [sound recording]

Audio

Cambridge, MA : Rounder Records, p1997.

1997-1959

1 Item

FormatCall NumberItem Location
FormatAudioCall Number*LDC 16494 (F) v. 5Item LocationPerforming Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound

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Brethren, we meet again [sound recording]

Audio

Cambridge, Mass. : Rounder Records, p1997.

1997-1959

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FormatCall NumberItem Location
FormatAudioCall Number*LDC 16494 (F) v. 4Item LocationPerforming Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound

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Southern journey. Volume 3, 61 Highway Mississippi [sound recording].

Audio

Cambridge, Mass. : Rounder, p1997.

1997-1959

1 Item

FormatCall NumberItem Location
FormatAudioCall Number*LDC 16494 (F) v. 3Item LocationPerforming Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound

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Ballads and breakdowns [sound recording].

Audio

Cambridge, Mass. : Rounder Records, p1997.

1997-1959

1 Item

FormatCall NumberItem Location
FormatAudioCall Number*LDC 16494 (F) v. 2Item LocationPerforming Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound

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And glory shone above [sound recording]

Audio

Cambridge, Mass. : Rounder, p1998.

1998

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FormatCall NumberItem Location
FormatAudioCall Number*LDC 20586 (F)Item LocationPerforming Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound

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Harp of a thousand strings [sound recording] : all day singing from The sacred harp.

Audio

Cambridge, Mass. : Rounder, p1998.

1998-1959

1 Item

FormatCall NumberItem Location
FormatAudioCall Number*LDC 20587 (F)Item LocationPerforming Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound

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Neville Marcano [sound recording] : the Growling Tiger of Calypso.

Audio

Cambridge, Mass. : Rounder Records, p1998.

1998-1962

1 Item

FormatCall NumberItem Location
FormatAudioCall Number*LDC 18511 (F)Item LocationPerforming Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound

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Songs of seduction [sound recording].

Audio

Cambridge, Mass. : Rounder, p2000.

2000-1961

1 Item

FormatCall NumberItem Location
FormatAudioCall Number*LDC 23678 (F)Item LocationPerforming Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound

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Dominica [sound recording] : Creole crossroads.

Audio

Cambridge, MA : Rounder, p1999.

1999-1962

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FormatCall NumberItem Location
FormatAudioCall Number*LDC 22713 (F)Item LocationPerforming Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound

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Calypso at midnight! [sound recording] : the live Midnight special concert, Town Hall, New York City, 1946.

Audio

Cambridge, Mass. : Rounder, p1999.

1999-1946

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FormatCall NumberItem Location
FormatAudioCall Number*LDC 22728 (F)Item LocationPerforming Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound

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Calypso after midnight! [sound recording] : the live Midnight special concert, Town Hall, New York City, 1946.

Audio

Cambridge, Mass. : Rounder, p1999.

1999

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FormatCall NumberItem Location
FormatAudioCall Number*LDC 22730 (F)Item LocationPerforming Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound

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Italian treasury [sound recording] : Sicily

Audio

Cambridge, MA : Rounder Records, p&c1997.

2000

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FormatCall NumberItem Location
FormatAudioCall Number*LDC 24015 (F)Item LocationPerforming Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound

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