If I Had A Hammer

Songs of Hope & Struggle
Seeger, Pete (Music CD - 1998)
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If I Had A Hammer

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Authors: Seeger, Pete, 1919-2014
Title: If I had a hammer
songs of hope & struggle
[sound recording]
Publisher: Washington, DC : Smithsonian Folkways, p1998
Characteristics: 1 sound disc :,digital ;,4 3/4 in
Notes: Program notes by Mark Greenberg, bibliography, and discography (20 p. : ill.) inserted in container
Compact disc
Most selections originally released by Folkways, 1955-1992; includes 3 previously unreleased tracks
Folk songs and original songs written by Seeger and others
Smithsonian Folkways: SF 40096 (on container: SF CD 40096)
Contents: I'd hammer in the morning (introduction). If I had a hammer (1:52)
Solidarity forever (unions and labor). Banks of marble (3:12) ; Which side are you on? (2:06) ; Casey Jones (The union scab) (1:54) ; Talking union (3:01) ; Joe Hill (2:29) ; Union maid (2:12) ; Step by step (1:33) ; Solidarity forever (2:51)
Study war no more (peace). Where have all the flowers gone (2:01) ; Talking atom (2:25) ; Crow on the cradle (2:21) ; Last night I had the strangest dream (2:21) ; Study war no more (Down by the riverside) (3:09)
We shall overcome (civil rights). Bourgeois blues (2:03) ; River of my people (3:03) ; Hold on (Hand on the plow) (3:16) ; We shall overcome (4:38)
I'd hammer in the evening (hope). He lies in the American land (1:57) ; Well may the world go (2:38) ; Turn, turn, turn (2:43) ; Tomorrow is a highway (3:28) ; Oh, had I a golden thread (3:26) ; We'll all be a-doubling (Tao Rodriquez, vocals; David Amram, dombek; recorded Mar. 1998, Beacon, NY) (1:53) ; Arrange and rearrange (Rodriquez; Amram) (4:48) ; If I had a hammer (2:10)
Alternate Title: Songs of hope & struggle
Statement of Responsibility: Pete Seeger
Performers: Pete Seeger, vocals, banjo, and guitar.
Subject Headings: African Americans Civil rights Songs and music Political ballads and songs United States Working class United States Songs and music Folk music United States Folk songs, English United States
Topical Term: African Americans
Political ballads and songs
Working class
Folk music
Folk songs, English
Publisher No: SF CD 40096
SF 40096
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