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Welcome to America -- Joe Glazer Sings Songs of the American Immigrants

Welcome to America -- Joe Glazer Sings Songs of the American Immigrants

Social historian and folksinger Joe Glazer here presents 15 songs reflecting the dreams, aspirations, and struggles of some of the immigrant groups that have come to America—Irish, Scandinavian, Jewish, Central European, and Mexican. Originally recorded and released on Glazer's label, Collector Records, the album includes songs written by Woody Guthrie and Oscar Brand as well as Glazer himself. This recording is one of 20 albums by Joe Glazer in the Smithsonian Folkways collection. The liner notes are from the original Collector Records cassette and contain brief information about each song.

Track Listing

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America, America Joe Glazer 2:29
102
No Irish Need Apply Joe Glazer 2:12
103
Pat Works On The Railway Joe Glazer 2:16
104
Kilkelly Joe Glazer 5:11
105
When I First Came To This Land Joe Glazer 4:07
106
Oleanna Joe Glazer 3:08
107
Swede From North Dakota Joe Glazer 2:08
108
Song of the Golden Land Joe Glazer 2:29
109
Mayn Yingele Joe Glazer 2:09
110
The Raftsmen Joe Glazer 2:20
111
I Lie in the American Land Joe Glazer 3:07
112
Farm Worker’s Song Joe Glazer 2:42
113
Deportees (Plane Wreck At Los Gatos) Joe Glazer 5:16
114
Welcome To America Joe Glazer 2:18
115
We Shall Overcome Joe Glazer 2:33

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