ERIC Number: ED175795
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1977
Reference Count: N/A
Ballads of the Romanian Immigrants. Romanian Americans in Lake County, Indiana: An Ethnic Heritage Curriculum Project.
Leuca, Mary, Comp.
Twelve Romanian immigrant ballads with musical scores, Romanian lyrics, and English translations are presented. Following a description of early 20th Century Romanian immigrants in Lake County, Indiana, a pronunciation guide, descriptions of the ballads, and suggestions for classroom use are provided. English titles include "Lament from America,""The Old Ones,""Behind the Oxen and the Plow,""Among the Poplars Without a Mate," and "The Cuckoo Has Flown Away." The songs are suitable for classroom listening, sing-a-longs, and for comparison in ethnic studies classes. (KC)
Descriptors: Ballads, Cultural Awareness, Cultural Background, Ethnic Groups, Ethnic Origins, Ethnic Studies, Higher Education, Immigrants, Local History, Music Activities, Poetry, Secondary Education, United States History
Purdue Research Foundation, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana 49707 (For information on accompanying cassette)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Postsecondary Education (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC. Div. of International Education.
Authoring Institution: Purdue Univ., Lafayette, IN. Dept. of Education.; Purdue Research Foundation, Lafayette, IN.
Identifiers - Location: Indiana