(except fiddles and fiddling)
Women of Old-Time Music: Tradition and Change in the Missouri Ozarks
Holly Hobbs' documentary film (to be shown at the 2003 meeting in Kirksville) is finished and available for purchase.
Go to http://www.violetproductions.com and click on Women of Old-Time Music
Click here for texts of Missouri ballads collected in the field by students of West Plains High School (class of 1911) at the direction of Goldy Hamilton (with thanks to T. Farmer, Columbia, MO).
-A searchable database of traditional ballads at CSU Fresno
The Max Hunter Collection at the Springfield-Greene County Public Library: over 1600 folksongs, including audio files available online
Sacred Harp and shape-note singing -- an introduction and links
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