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American Favorite Ballads

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Published by Oak Archives .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Music/Songbooks

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsIrwin Silber (Compiler), Ethel Raim (Compiler)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11452411M
    ISBN 100825600944
    ISBN 109780825600944
    OCLC/WorldCa85894614

    $ / American Favorite Ballads - Tunes and Songs As Sung by Pete Seeger by Pete Seeger (). Arranged by Ethel Raim and Irwin Silber. For Melody/Lyrics/Chords. Music Sales America. Softcover. 96 pages. Oak Archives #OAK Published by Oak Archives. "A book to cherish permanently." — The New York Times. With this ample collection of authentic ballads and songs, you can immerse yourself in the rich tradition and heritage of American folk music.

    The first in a series of five immensely popular Pete Seeger releases, American Favorite Ballads, Vol. 1 was intended to gather together and set down songs that "everyone" knew (or seemed to know), in simple, unadorned musical settings, accompanied by his guitar or banjo, that adults and children could learn and sing together. At the time, the albums were primarily aimed at schools and 8/ Album. Seeger sings songs of struggle which emerged from the coal mines, textile mills and acres of farmland, and spoke of issues important to the American laborer. Twenty-four songs written about the unprecedented industrialization of the 19th century, including "Peg and Awl", "The Farmer is the Man", and "Winnsboro Cotton Mill Blues".Genre: Folk.

    Shop for the Oak Archives American Favorite Ballads - Tunes and Songs As Sung by Pete Seeger Music Sales America Series Softcover and receive free shipping on your order and the guaranteed lowest. Introduction Traditional ballads are narrative folksongs - simply put, they are folksongs that tell stories. They tell all kinds of stories, including histories, legends, fairy tales, animal fables, jokes, and tales of outlaws and star-crossed lovers. ("Ballad" is a term also used in the recording industry for slow, romantic songs, but these should not be confused with traditional or folk.


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American Favorite Ballads, Vol. 2 combines songs from the original album by that title with assorted tracks from other Folkways Seeger releases, resulting in a fine compilation that covers nearly all the aspects of the artist’s work.

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