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Series
The wandering ballad singer
Episode
Nonsense songs
Producing Organization
Washington State University
Contributing Organization
University of Maryland (College Park, Maryland)
AAPB ID
cpb-aacip/500-0r9m6w0b
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Description
In this program, Barre Toelken focuses on "Nonsense Songs," folk songs with silly, nonsensical lyrics.
Folk music series hosted by musician Barre Toelken, who collects folk songs and has worked as a dance band musician, a Forest Service employee, and prospector.
Broadcast
1960-09-05
Topics
Music
Subjects
Children's songs--United States
Media type
Sound
Duration
00:14:36
Credits
Host: Toelken, Barre, 1935-
Producing Organization: Washington State University
AAPB Contributor Holdings
University of Maryland
Identifier: 60-33-15 (National Association of Educational Broadcasters)
Format: 1/4 inch audio tape
Duration: 00:14:34
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Citations
Chicago: “The wandering ballad singer; Nonsense songs,” 1960-09-05, University of Maryland, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (GBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC, accessed June 22, 2021, http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip-500-0r9m6w0b.
MLA: “The wandering ballad singer; Nonsense songs.” 1960-09-05. University of Maryland, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (GBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Web. June 22, 2021. <http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip-500-0r9m6w0b>.
APA: The wandering ballad singer; Nonsense songs. Boston, MA: University of Maryland, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (GBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Retrieved from http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip-500-0r9m6w0b