By David King Dunaway

Pete Seeger is among the such a lot recorded artists in American historical past, and his recording catalog tells us not only the tale of his occupation however the tale of our tradition and its political and social heritage. 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 variety of incarnations: with the Almanac Singers, with the Weavers, as a solo artist, and with different musicians and individuals. David King Dunaway offers details, with effortless to take advantage of cross-references, on infrequent recordings and archival collections.

The discography bargains information on Seeger's recording historical past, together with the album name, song(s), different artists at the recording, the writer and quantity, and the 12 months or particular recording date if identified, in addition to the unique free up date and the re-releases of every recording. established to make finding info effortless for readers, the recordings are geared up chronologically and classified via albums, singles, inner most pressings, and overseas releases. Readers can simply cross-reference via album and track name indexes and a contributing artist index. An appendix directory the unreleased archival holdings of the Smithsonian Folkways assortment lower than Moe Asch completes the quantity, and a photospread with greater than 30 of Seeger's album covers show a pictorial recording heritage of this well-loved artist.

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

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