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The best of the Decca years [sound recording] / the Weavers.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Eckhart Public Library - Main CD FOLK Weavers Best (Text) 840191000594335 Music - Main Floor Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Universal City, CA : MCA, p1996.

Content descriptions

General Note: Compact disc.
Principally folksongs, with instrumental accompaniment.
Previously recorded on the Decca label between 1950-1953.
Pamphlet with notes by Joseph F. Laredo in container.
Formatted Contents Note: On top of Old Smokey (2:40) -- Hard, ain't it hard (3:05) -- Goodnight Irene (3:19) -- Around the corner (Beneath the berry tree) (2:26) -- Old paint (Ride around, little dogies) (3:00) -- (The wreck of the) John B (2:23) -- The roving kind (2:44) -- Tzena, tzena, tzena (2:43) -- Wimoweh (Mbube) (2:58) -- Kisses sweeter than wine (2:58) -- So long (It's been good to know yuh) (3:20) -- The midnight special (2:47) -- Rock Island line (2:33) -- Sylvie (Bring me li'l' water, Silvy) (2:44) -- Lonesome traveler (2:39) -- When the saints go marching in (2:39).
Participant or Performer Note: Weavers (Pete Seeger, Lee Hays, Ronnie Gilbert, Fred Hellerman, Erik Darling, Frank Hamilton, Bernie Krause) ; with other performers.
Subject: Folk songs, English > United States.
Folk music > United States.
Protest songs.
Popular music > 1951-1960.

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