Texas folk songs.

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Texas Folklore Society , Austin
Folk songs, American --
StatementMusical arrangements by Willa Mae Kelly Koehn.
SeriesPublications of the Texas Folklore Society -- no. 23
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LC ClassificationsM1629 O8 T4
The Physical Object
Pagination302 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14775953M

Songs like these helped Texas pioneer women—and men also—to find release from the sternness of frontier life by “having a good cry.” On the other hand, humor, too, helped—raw, rugged, raucous humor, as the section of comic songs by: 3.

Texas Folk Songs. By William A. Owens.

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Paperback 7 x pp. Illus. Bibliographical source notes are included for the benefit of the scholar; but this is not a book just for scholars. These songs have been collected, as Owens has written, “for those who love to sing them as well as for those who have an interest in.

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Owens tells us, with those sung in his home in the Pin Hook community, "where ballads and songs and spirituals seeped as easily as words" into his memory. Collecting became a serious project with him in Texas folk songs.

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Sample this album Artist (Sample)5/5(2). This book is part of the following collection of related materials. Texas Folklore Society Publications This collection of Texas Folklore Society publications contains a miscellany of Texas and Mexican folklore, including stories about folk medicine and ranch remedies, folk songs, legends and other folklore.

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Five men from the Houston area perform "Sixteen popular folk songs of the Lone Star State," most of which have become well-known throughout the country. The songs reflect some of the realities and history of Texan life: cowboys, farming, love, a powerful Texas folk songs.

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Owens Book Songs like these helped Texas pioneer women—and men also—to find release from the sternness of frontier life by "having a good cry." On the other hand, humor, too, helped—raw, rugged, raucous humor, as the section of comic songs. Essay on back of jacket by Alan Lomax.

The word 'STEREO' on a white band on the bottom of the front of the jacket. The label on the record is a mustard yellow with black printing and a red elongated diamond in the middle with the words 'LONG PLAYING 33 1/3 MICROGROOVE. Texas Folk Songsis now available as a free e-book at the UNT Digital Library and The Portal to Texas History.

This volume is, in Owens’ words, "a sampling of a rich experience in a richer land."Author: William A. Owens. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Vinyl release of Texas Folk Songs on Discogs/5(6). An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip.

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The index begins on page Cited by: 3. Texas Folk Songs Alan Lomax Singer/Songwriter Preview SONG TIME Rambling Gambler. PREVIEW I'm Bound to Follow the Longhorn Cows. Part unaccompanied and part with guitar or fiddle accompaniment.

"From the Archive of American Folk Song." Field recordings made at various places in Texas and studio recordings in Washington, D. from by John A. Lomax, Rae Korson, and Duncan Emrich.

Program notes and texts (22 p.). Description from audio disc recording, analog, 33 1/3 rpm; 12 in., ; reissued in Digital. Texas Folk Songs Publications of the Texas Folklore Society: : Owens, William A.: Libros en idiomas extranjerosFormat: Tapa blanda.

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Scarborough collected several copies and versions of hundreds of folksongs throughout the South. But Wills is a patron saint of all that is Texas music. He wasn’t alone in hearing the big band music of the s and wanting to put his spin on it.

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Bojangles” ina song that’s been covered by dozens. Brave Combo. Cowboy Songs and Other Frontier Ballads emerged as a major collection of Western songs and had "a profound effect on other folk song students.". [48] According to noted folklore scholar, D.

K. Wilgus, the book's publication "sparked a great surge of interest in folk songs of all kinds, and in fact, inspired a search for folk material in all.Ballads are folk songs that tell stories.

Some folk music is utilitarian; that is, it accompanies an activity such as work, worship, or dance. Other folk music exists just for the stories it tells or the feelings it expresses. Texas folk music is "Texas" only because it passed through the state during the course of.

"Juarez" was a bloody concept album, while "Lubbock (on everything)" became a wildly influential album for Texas singer-songwriters who looked to work with folk.