Explore by Lesson Plans

The Association for Cultural Equity provides educational resources for a variety of grade levels based on the materials within the Alan Lomax Archive. Below you will find all the materials in the LDA which have associated lesson plans available.
TITLE ARTIST(S) COUNTRY
Blow The Man Down Performer: Big Drum group, Performer: Sylvester, Virginia, Performer: Solon, Lawrence, Performer: Lejen, Derrick Grenada
Long Time Ago (Caesar Boys) Performer: Wake Group, Performer: Sylvester, Avoide, Performer: Joseph, Sidney, Performer: Joseph, Newton Grenada
Aunty-o, Coro, Coro Performer: Big Drum group, Performer: Noel, Matilda, Performer: Mrs. Silvisa, Performer: Lomax, Alan Grenada
Juba Performer: Big Drum group, Performer: Unidentified performer, Performer: John, Caddy Lazarus, Performer: Aikens, Daniel Grenada
Cassiènne Performer: Cocoa Lute, Performer: Welsh, Norris, Recordist: Lomax, Alan Grenada
Lemme Go My Jumby Performer: Cocoa Lute, Performer: McQueen, Alstead, Recordist: Lomax, Alan Grenada
Six Figure Quadrille I: First Figure Performer: Quadrille group, Performer: Joseph, Gorine, Performer: Caliste, Canute, Performer: Allert, Sonnel Grenada
Duérmete, niño angelito Performer: Geijo, Dolores Fernández, Recordist: Lomax, Alan Spain
Hiru Lo-Kanta: Neuk alboan / Aitita dala Tutulumendi / Neure umia (I) Performer: Unidentified woman, Recordist: Lomax, Alan Spain
L'U i el Dotze Mare la Meua Mare Performer: Unidentified, Performer: Escrihuela, Salvador Armengot, Performer: Escrihuela, Antonio, Recordist: Lomax, Alan Spain
Todos los años venimos Performer: Unidentified, Performer: Riuntos, Antonio, Performer: Ramos, José Caldez, Performer: California, Juan Martorell-Barril Spain
Nana Naneta Performer: Escrihuela, María, Recordist: Lomax, Alan Spain
Country Gardens / Getting Upstairs Performer: Kimber, William, Recordist: Lomax, Alan United Kingdom
Pease Porridge Performer: Rice, Lucille, Performer: Hemphill, Ruby, Performer: Hemphill, Bobby Jean, Recordist: Lomax, Alan United States
Rock My Soul In The Bosom Of Abraham Performer: Independence Church congregation, Performer: Unidentified, Performer: Lucas, Velma, Recordist: Lomax, Alan United States
Green Sally Up Performer: Towns, Ida Mae, Performer: Pratcher, Jessie Lee, Performer: Gardner, Mattie, Recordist: Lomax, Alan United States
This Little Light Of Mine Performer: Independence Church congregation, Performer: Unidentified, Performer: Shorty, James, Recordist: Lomax, Alan United States
This Little Light Of Mine Performer: Independence Church congregation, Performer: Unidentified, Performer: Shorty, James, Recordist: Lomax, Alan United States
Cornbread Rough, Cornbread Tough Performer: Rice, Lucille, Performer: Hemphill, Ruby, Performer: Hemphill, Bobby Jean, Recordist: Lomax, Alan United States
Bumblebee Done Stang Me Performer: Rice, Lucille, Performer: Hemphill, Ruby, Performer: Hemphill, Bobby Jean, Recordist: Lomax, Alan United States
Sally Go Round The Sunshine Performer: Rice, Lucille, Performer: Hemphill, Ruby, Performer: Hemphill, Bobby Jean, Recordist: Lomax, Alan United States
Red Bird Performer: Rice, Lucille, Performer: Hemphill, Ruby, Performer: Hemphill, Bobby Jean, Recordist: Lomax, Alan United States
Move Up Performer: Longtown Pilgrim Travelers, Performer: Unidentified men, Performer: McNeill, Ed, Recordist: Lomax, Alan United States
Whole Heap A Little Horses (I) Performer: Tuttle, Cynthia, Performer: Gladden, Texas, Recordist: Lomax, Alan United States
Go to Sleepy Little Baby (II) Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers, Performer: Jones, Bessie, Recordist: Lomax, Alan United States
Trying To Make Heaven My Home Performer: Independence Church congregation, Performer: Unidentified, Performer: James, Viola, Recordist: Lomax, Alan United States
Certainly Lord Performer: Independence Church congregation, Performer: Unidentified, Performer: McClathery, Evelina, Recordist: Lomax, Alan United States
I'm Pressing On Performer: Independence Church choir, Performer: Unidentified, Performer: Lee, H.C., Recordist: Lomax, Alan United States
R.L. Burnside: Poor Boy A Long Way From Home (1978) Recordist: Bishop, John, Recordist: Long, Worth, Recordist: Lomax, Alan, Performer: Burnside, R. L. United States
R.L. Burnside's wood-chopping holler (1978) Recordist: Bishop, John, Recordist: Long, Worth, Recordist: Lomax, Alan, Performer: Burnside, R. L. United States
R.L. Burnside's sons hambone (1978) Recordist: Bishop, John, Recordist: Long, Worth, Recordist: Lomax, Alan, Performer: Burnside, Michael Joe United States
Tom Devil / Take This Hammer Performer: Unidentified men, Performer: Hoskins, L.C., Recordist: Lomax, Alan United States
Got On My Traveling Shoes Performer: Ramsay, Emma, Performer: Jones, Bessie, Performer: Hillery, Mable, Performer: Davis, Reverend Gary United States
Janie Hunter and the Moving Star Hall Singers: Jonah (1983) Recordist: Lomax, Alan, Performer: Pinckney, Mary, Performer: Bligen, Benjy, Performer: Smith, Bertha United States
Bertha Smith and the Moving Star Hall Singers: Eli, Eli (Somebody Call Eli) (1983) Recordist: Lomax, Alan, Performer: Bligen, Benjy, Performer: Pinckney, Mary, Performer: Jenkins, Esau United States
Little Johnny Brown Performer: Ramsay, Emma, Performer: Jones, Bessie, Performer: Hillery, Mable, Performer: Davis, Peter United States
Young Speckled Lady Performer: Hall, Vera Ward, Recordist: Lomax, Alan United States
Rosie Baby (II) Performer: Hall, Vera Ward, Recordist: Lomax, Alan United States
I Love Coal Miners, I Do Performer: Jackson, Aunt Molly United States
Fly Around My Blue Eyed Gal Performer: Smith, Hobart, Recordist: Lomax, Alan United States
Little Liza Jane Performer: Bright Light Quartet, Performer: Hodge, Lawrence, Performer: Fisher, Arnold, Performer: Campbell, James United States
Little Liza Jane Performer: Mountain Ramblers, Performer: Pugh, Thurman, Performer: Montgomery, Eldridge, Performer: Lindsey, James United States
Life Is Like That Performer: Williamson, John Lee (Sonny Boy), Performer: Chatman, Peter (Memphis Slim), Performer: Broonzy, William Lee Conley (Big Bill), Recordist: Lomax, Alan United States
Freight Train Blues Performer: McDowell, Fred, Recordist: Lomax, Alan United States
I'll Be So Glad When The Sun Goes Down Performer: Unidentified men, Performer: Lewis, Ed, Recordist: Lomax, Alan United States
Freight Train Blues Performer: McDowell, Fred, Recordist: Lomax, Alan United States
Eighteen Hammers Performer: Unidentified men, Performer: Moore, Johnny Lee, Recordist: Lomax, Alan United States
Bill Bailey Performer: Pratcher, Miles, Performer: Pratcher, Bob, Recordist: Lomax, Alan United States
O Mary Don't You Weep Performer: Independence Church choir, Performer: Unidentified, Performer: Lee, H.C., Performer: James, Viola United States
Rosie (I) Performer: Unidentified men, Performer: Cook, C.B. (88), Recordist: Lomax, Alan United States
Didn't Leave Nobody But The Baby Performer: Carter, Sidney Hemphill, Recordist: Lomax, Alan United States
Oree (I) Performer: Young, Lonnie, Sr., Performer: Young, Lonnie, Jr., Performer: Young, Ed, Performer: James, William Major United States
Chevrolet Performer: Young, Lonnie, Sr., Performer: Young, Lonnie, Jr., Performer: Young, Ed, Performer: James, William Major United States
I'm Gonna Live Anyhow Till I Die Performer: Pratcher, Miles, Performer: Pratcher, Bob, Recordist: Lomax, Alan United States
Joe Turner Performer: Young, Ed, Performer: Smith, Hobart, Recordist: Lomax, Alan United States
Napoleon Strickland and kids: fife-and-drum picnic preparation (1978) Recordist: Bishop, John, Recordist: Long, Worth, Recordist: Lomax, Alan, Performer: Strickland, Napoleon United States
Part 6 of 11: Picnic with Napoleon Strickland & Como Drum Corps (1978) Recordist: Bishop, John, Recordist: Long, Worth, Recordist: Lomax, Alan, Performer: Strickland, Napoleon United States
Picnic night at Othar Turner's farm (1 of 2) (1978) Recordist: Bishop, John, Recordist: Long, Worth, Recordist: Lomax, Alan, Performer: Turner, Othar United States