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By David King Dunaway

Pete Seeger is among the such a lot recorded artists in American background, and his recording catalog tells us not only the tale of his profession however the tale of our tradition and its political and social historical past. A Pete Seeger Discography: Seventy Years of Recordings is a complete directory of the 45s, 78s, LPs, and CDs recorded through Seeger in his a number of incarnations: with the Almanac Singers, with the Weavers, as a solo artist, and with different musicians and participants. David King Dunaway offers details, with effortless to take advantage of cross-references, on infrequent recordings and archival collections.

The discography deals info on Seeger's recording historical past, together with the album identify, song(s), different artists at the recording, the writer and quantity, and the yr or distinctive recording date if recognized, in addition to the unique free up date and the re-releases of every recording. based to make finding info effortless for readers, the recordings are prepared chronologically and labeled through albums, singles, inner most pressings, and international releases. Readers can simply cross-reference via album and tune name indexes and a contributing artist index. An appendix directory the unreleased archival holdings of the Smithsonian Folkways assortment less than Moe Asch completes the quantity, and a photospread with greater than 30 of Seeger's album covers show a pictorial recording historical past of this well-loved artist.

The authors gratefully recognize additionally: a application of the J.M. Kaplan Fund, for his or her investment guidance in getting ready this discography.

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