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Folk/Cultural Music







Burgie, Irving
M J782.4 CARIB

A collection of calypso, a uniquely West Indian musical expression.
M J782.25 ALL

A selection of twenty spirituals, that distinctive music from the time of slavery. Includes piano accompaniment and guitar chords.
Riley, Martha Chrisman
J782.42162 RILEY

CD. 1-11: Songs/ballads/hymns -- 12-19: Play party games -- 20-22: Fiddle tunes -- 23-27 Dance music [performed by]: Bent Nickel Band -- Berea Castoffs -- Raymond McLain and Friends -- Kountry Kernals -- Bittersweet and Briers -- DVD. 1-8: Play parties -- 9-18: Folk instruments and fiddle tunes, pt. 1 -- 19-25: Folk instruments and fiddle tunes, pt. 2 -- 26-30: Openers/endings -- 31-36: Favorites/Contras -- 37-42: Kentucky running set -- 43-46: Crowd pleasers.
Silverman, Jerry
M J782.42 SILVE

Thirty songs with an Afro-American source, including One More River, The Gray Goose, and Hush Little Children.
Roes, Carol
M J784.49969

Words of songs in English and Hawaiian. Piano vocal score, with guitar symbols.
White, Florence
M J784.8 WHITE

Translations, transliterations, and introductions to songs prepared by Akiyama.
Wu, Faye-Lynn
C J398.8 WU

A collection of nursery rhymes in English and Chinese, some originating from each tradition, interspersed with facts about Chinese culture and traditions.
Orozco, Jose-Luis
M J782.42 OROZC

Lyrics (in Spanish and English) and music of 27 children's songs from Spanish-speaking countries.
Delgado, Emilio
CD S JZM COLL FM M25

Sung in Spanish and English.
Orozco, Jose-Luis
M S J782.42 FIEST

Melody line, guitar chords, and words in parallel Spanish and English.
Putumayo World Music
CD F JZM COLL FP P 42

The adventure continues with a collection of French language songs that will bring joy to people of all ages. Takes listeners on an inspiring and entertaining musical journey to France, Quebec, Haiti, and beyond. Liner notes in English and French.
Ramsier, Paul
M J782.42 GAMES

"Collection created by the World Leisure and Recreation Association with its cooperating international members and affiliates ..."
Sweet Honey in the Rock
CD JZM SWEET IGS M34

Brilliant harmonies abound on the a cappella group's second album for children. ~ Janet Schnol
McGill, Alice
J782.42 MCGIL

A collection of lullabies orally transmitted by African-American slaves revealing their hardships and sorrows as well as soothing notes of well-being and belief in a better time to come.
Jenkins, Ella
CD JZM JENKINS JOC S17

Jambo -- On safari -- Counting in Swahili -- Pole pole -- Yemayah -- It's a holiday -- I looked into the mirror -- Annie, my cooking friend -- Barreling on down the highway -- Seasons -- A train's a-coming -- The hi dee ho man (I know a man) (Jambo, Safari, & Counting in Swahili all introduce children to the Swahili language of East Africa).
Putumayo World Music
CD S JZM COLL LP P01

Journey through Latin America with Latin Playground, a collection of upbeat songs by well-known artists from Cuba, Colombia, Mexico, Puerto Rico, and more. Includes multilingual liner notes with full song lyrics and detailed cultural information.
Adzinyah, Abraham Kobena
M J782.42

Words in the Akan and Shona languages; also printed as texts with English translations.
Guthrie, Woody
CD JZM GUTH LS S00

In Little Seed, Elizabeth Mitchell embraces the gentle genius of America's musical bard Woody Guthrie, reminding us of how the loving bonds between parent and child endure and are strengthened through song.
De Cesare, Ruth
M J782.42 MYTH

"An activity-oriented sourcebook of American Indian tradition, based upon the music and culture of 21 tribes. Songs and texts in English and several Indian languages.
Suits-Silverman, Thea
CD JZM COLL OSN W13

A calming, diverse collection of lullabies from the world over. A smorgasbord of cultures is represented: Japan, Indonesia, Brazil, Ghana, Iceland, Israel, Russia, and more. Artists performing include Bobby McFerrin, George Winston, Eliot Fisk, Billy Taylor, and more.
Mattox, Cheryl Warren
KIT J782.42 SHAKE

Play songs and lullabies from Black musical traditions.
Beintus, Jean-Pascal
CD J JZM BEIN SHO A31

Based on famous Japanese poetry, these songs have a haunting and mysterious beauty that have continued to entice generations. Here Kent Nagano and Diana Damrau present a part of Japanese history that few have never heard.
Bierhorst, John
M J782.42 BIERH

West, Tracey
J372.89 WEST (PTC)

The colonial period and the American revolution--Westward expansion--The Civil War.
Edens, Cooper
M J782.42 GLORI

Includes over 50 favorites from "Yankee Doodle" to "This Land is Your Land" to "Grand Old Flag" and illustrated with classic artwork form the late 19th end early 20th century.
Campbell, Patricia Shehan
M J782.42 CAMPB

Book contains songs with English translations.
Jenkins, Ella
CD JZM JENKINS TWE S09

Ella and friends sing songs from across the globe, including Hawaii, Switzerland, and Puerto Rico.
Allen, Patrick
J780.94 ALLEN

Welcome to European music -- European classical music -- Entertainment and popular music -- Musical instruments -- The voice -- The language of European music -- National and international Europe -- Europe today.