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    <i>Voices of the Civil Rights Movement: Black American Freedom Songs 1960-1966</i>, Smithsonian Folkways Recordings release from 1997

    Voices of the Civil Rights Movement: Black American Freedom Songs 1960-1966, Smithsonian Folkways Recordings release from 1997

  • Sounds of the Civil Rights Movement

    Smithsonian Folkways Recordings celebrates the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom with this playlist of 1960s civil rights material. Composed of seminal recordings, this playlist highlights the important role that music played in uniting, energizing, expressing, and sustaining momentum among participants in the African American civil rights movement.

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