VA Anthology of American Folk Music

A Century of American Popular Music  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by alt_f4 at Dec. 1, 2016
A Century of American Popular Music

A Century of American Popular Music: 2000 Best-Loved and Remembered Songs (1899-1999) by David A. Jasen
English | May 3, 2002 | ISBN: 0415937000 | 330 Pages | PDF | 15 MB

First Published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
VA - The History Of American Folk: Songs Of Hope And Struggle (2010)

VA - The History Of American Folk: Songs Of Hope And Struggle (2010)
Blues, Folk, Country | MP3 320 kbps CBR | 196 min | 159 MB
Label: Not Now Music | Rel: 2010

These seventy-five recordings are songs of hope and struggle sung by a collection of pioneers of American folk. Highlights include contributions from Odetta, Woody Guthrie, Pete Seeger, Josh White, The Kingston Trio, The Carter Family, The Weavers, Burl Ives, Leadbelly and many more of your all-time favorites. All tracks have been digitally remastered for optimum listening. Enjoy quintessential Folk classics such as Tom Dooley, John Brown’s Body, The Wreck Of The Old ‘97, Wildwood Flower, Big Rock Candy Mountain, Kisses Sweeter Than Wine, The Bluetail Fly, This Land Is Your Land, and more!
The Columbia Anthology of Chinese Folk and Popular Literature

Victor Mair, "The Columbia Anthology of Chinese Folk and Popular Literature"
2011 | ISBN-10: 0231153139, 0231153120 | 336 pages | PDF | 4 MB
Here's To The Irish - The Best Of Irish Folk Music (1973) Metronome-DALP 2/1912 - DE Pressing - 2LP/FLAC In 24bit/96kHz

Various ‎- Here's To The Irish/The Best Of Irish Folk Music
Vinyl | LP Cover (1:1) | FLAC + cue | 24bit/96kHz & 16bit/44kHz | 1400mb & 360mb
Label: Transatlantic Records-DALP 2/1912, Metronome | Released: 1973 | Genre: Irish-Folk

This double-LP is a very good introduction to the cream of Irish-Folk, but, as in any compilation some groups are missing and others are of lower rank. This compilation is from the Transatlantic label, Folk specialist. With this selection I met with the best of Irish-Folk music, as Dubliners, The Johnstons, Sweeney's Men, Finbar & Eddie Furey, etc.

Labor and Love - A Garland of American Folk Ballads (2014)  Comics

Posted by mikestoke at Oct. 24, 2015
Labor and Love - A Garland of American Folk Ballads (2014)

Labor and Love - A Garland of American Folk Ballads (2014)
English | CBR | 49 pages | 66.42 MB

There is a group of compelling, bewitching folk songs that are part of American's cultural DNA: murder ballads, work songs, sea shanties. Though many of them originated in the British Isles, immigrants brought them here and filtered them through American experiences, making them part of the foundation of American music.

Folk City: New York and the American Folk Music Revival  

Posted by nebulae at Sept. 13, 2015
Folk City: New York and the American Folk Music Revival

Stephen Petrus, Ronald D. Cohen, "Folk City: New York and the American Folk Music Revival"
English | ISBN: 0190231025 | 2015 | 320 pages | PDF | 32 MB
A First Book of American Folk Songs : 25 Favorite Pieces in Easy Piano Arrangements by Bergerac

A First Book of American Folk Songs : 25 Favorite Pieces in Easy Piano Arrangements by Bergerac
English | Feb 14, 1996 | ISBN: 0486288854 | 32 Pages | EPUB | 8 MB

Expert settings of 26 American folk classics by a well-known composer and arranger for young pianists. Includes "Amazing Grace," "Aura Lee," "Blue Tail Fly," "The Gift to Be Simple," "Go Down Moses," "Pop Goes the Weasel," "Shortnin' Bread," and "Sweet Betsy from Pike."

A History of European Folk Music (Repost)  

Posted by step778 at March 5, 2015
A History of European Folk Music (Repost)

Jan Ling, "A History of European Folk Music"
1997 | pages: 256 | ISBN: 1878822772 | CHM | 10,8 mb
The North American Folk Music Revival: Nation and Identity in the United States and Canada, 1945-1980

Gillian Mitchell, "The North American Folk Music Revival: Nation and Identity in the United States and Canada, 1945-1980"
English | ISBN: 0754657566 | 2007 | 230 pages | PDF | 1 MB
Exploring American Folk Music: Ethnic, Grassroots, and Regional Traditions in the United States, 3 edition

Kip Lornell, "Exploring American Folk Music: Ethnic, Grassroots, and Regional Traditions in the United States, 3 edition"
English | ISBN: 1617032646, 1617032654 | 2012 | 386 pages | PDF | 6 MB