Oh' Suzanna

Follow the Drinking Gourd

(folk version)

Swing Low Sweet Chariot (Video)

Go Down Moses (Let My People Go) 

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The First Full Length Feature Film!

Watch Music Presentations Here!

Song with a viewpoint on immigration.

Jump Jim Crow

Many Thousands Gone

(No More Auction Block)

Battle Cry of Freedom (Union)

‚ÄčKevin's Culture Corner:  

‚ÄčMusic, Politics and American Culture

The Jazz Singer Inspired Disney to release Steam Boat Willie!

Roll Jordan Roll

Oh Lord. I'm Waiting On You

Videos of Jazz performers of the 20s and 30s

Oh Freedom

IWW Music Videos/Songs

Links to Civil War Music

Songs of American Labor

Songs of Minstrelsy

Song Links for 1920s Popular Music 

Follow the Drinking Gourd

(traditional version)

Comtois' Newport Folk Festival Podcast

Kneebone Bend

Movie about the Scopes (Monkey) Trial

The Hunters of Kentucky

Go Down Moses - Video

History of American Music

Video Links

Swing Low Sweet Chariot


The First "Talkie" (Film with Sound)! 

Old Dan Tucker

Deep River 

"Songs won't save the planet, but neither will books or speeches."                                      Pete Seeger

Slave Spirituals

African Song: Ayilongo

Battle Cry of Freedom (Confederacy)

Old Folks at Home

Duke Ellington Film: BLACK and TAN FANTASY

Walt Disney: Steamboat Willy (Mickey Mouse!)