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Pete Seeger - "Sometimes I Feel Like a Motherless Child" [Official Audio]
Listen to the official audio of Pete Seeger's "Sometimes I feel like a Motherless Child" from the 2004 album 'American Favorite Ballads, Vol. 3' on Smithsonian Folkways. 'American Favorite Ballads, Vol. 3' is available on CD and digital. Stream/download/purchase: Smithsonian Folkways: Spotify: Pete Seeger has long set the standard for interpreters of American traditional and topical songs. Armed with a silken, irresistible voice, bold faith in the power of song and a five-string banjo or twelve-string guitar, he offers up his music not just as entertainment, but as a means of making the world a better place. This third volume in a series of compilations of songs from the Folkways Records classic American Favorite Ballads series of the 1950s and 1960s again features Pete Seeger interpreting some of the classic songs from America’s history. These are the songs that children sing at camp and learn at school like their parents before them. This recording includes extensive notes on the history of these songs. Compiled and annotated by Jeff Place and Guy Logsdon. Smithsonian Folkways: Facebook: Twitter: Instagram: The content and comments posted here are subject to the Smithsonian Institution copyright and privacy policy ( Smithsonian reserves the right in its sole discretion to remove any content at any time. ©2008 Smithsonian Institution
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4 min 35 sec
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