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This is one of the largest informational online sites devoted to the preservation of American music, with hundreds of pages devoted to recordings and research. For the latest news, click the Announcements or News buttons on the left. See Archives and Surveys/ Commemorative CDs/Multimedia DVDs/ Sample Topics/ Lists and Series below. To submit items in any of the categories on this site, click on the Guidelines button in the left column. See the list of publications from PineTree Press.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Commemorative CDs

"Celestial Praises"
A Celebration of Shaker Spirituals
(compiled from 40 years of research)

 

 

"It's Magic"
A One Hundredth Birthday
Celebration of Sammy Cahn

 

 

 

 

Multimedia DVDs

 

A GUIDE TO FILM MUSIC
(New revised 6th edition)

 

 

 


Film Music Master:
A Tribute To Bernard Herrmann

 

 

"Simple Gifts"
Great American Folk Song

 

 

"Millennial Praise"
Singing New Englanders:
From The Pilgrims to The Shakers

 

 

 

"The Star-Spangled Banner"
Early Songs of Protest and Patriotism

 

 

 

 

Sample topics on this site


America's First Singing Contest

 

 

Film Music Review

 

Bicentennial of "The Star Spangled Banner"
The Boston Peace Jubilees

Cowboy Songs Corral
Film in Focus Series
"Land Of Our Hearts" - American War Songs
Music, By George! A Tribute to George Gershwin
Music From George Washington & Abraham Lincoln Eras

"Peace" - song based on 1814 anti-war poem
Shaker Song Discoveries
Singing Stoughton and the oldest choral society in the USA

Society for Earlier American Music (SEAM)
"The Soho Serenade" - The long journey of a 1960s pop song
"Tenting Tonight On The Old Camp Ground" - A Civil War Song

 


Lists and Series

100 Essential Film Scores of the 20th Century
American Music Recordings Collection (AMRC)
American Song History 200 (ASH)
American Vocal Music Series (AVMS)
Essential American Recordings Survey (EARS)
Multimedia Americana Music Series (MAMS)
New England Music Series (NEMS)
Preserving American Music Series (PAMS)
Sammy Film Music Awards (SFMA)





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Two CDs with his music:

"Gentle Peace" and "Creator God"

 

Read about the centennial of this highly respected organization,

Photo: ASCAP's support of songwriters and composers doesn't end when great music outlasts those that create it. We asked Broadway singer Glory Crampton, the great-granddaughter of ASCAP charter member A. Baldwin Sloane, to reflect on what his legacy has meant to her and her family over the years: http://bit.ly/ABaldwinSloane #ASCAP100

ASCAP at 100

 

 

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The Society for American MusiC (SAM)

 


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