Classic Canadian Songs from Smithsonian Folkways

research: Brenda Dalen

writing: Brenda Dalen

editing: Michael Frishkopf

translation: Nicole Giguère

photography: Grant W. Martin, photos of Sam Gesser

(courtesy of Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame/ Panthéon des Auteurs et Compositeurs Canadiens)

Album: Classic Canadian Songs from Smithsonian Folkways (SFW40539, 2006)

Compiled and annotated by Brenda Dalen

Research assistance by Allison Fairbairn

Photos courtesy of Glenbow Archives, front cover; pps. 5, 10, 22, and 23

City of Edmonton Archives, pps. 11 and 24

Canada Science & Technology Museum, back cover; pps. 16 and 21

Smithsonian Folkways

Audio restoration and mastering by Pete Reiniger

Digital transfers by Pete Reiniger and Sue Frye

Production supervised by Daniel Sheehy and D. A. Sonneborn

Production managed by Mary Monseur

Editorial assistance by Carla Borden

Design and layout by Communication Visual, Washington, DC

Additional Smithsonian Folkways staff: Richard Burgess, director of marketing and sales; Lee Michael Demsey, fulfillment; Betty Derbyshire, financial operations manager; Toby Dodds, technology manager; Mark Gustafson, marketing and radio promotions; Helen Lindsay, customer service; Keisha Martin, financial assistant; Margot Nassau, licensing and royalties; John Passmore, manufacturing coordinator; Jeff Place, archivist; Amy Schriefer, program assistant; Ronnie Simpkins, audio specialist; John Smith, sales; Stephanie Smith, archivist; Norman van der Sluys, audio specialist.


Special thanks to R. Gary Kachanoski, Vice- President, Research, University of Alberta, for his vision, support, and championing of folkwaysAlive! Thanks to Margaret Asch; Michael Asch; Henry Bishop; Eugene Burnstick; Arshi Chetal; Gary Cristall; Eric Dalen family; Simone Gareau; Sam Gesser; Theresa Goffinet; Ken Hildebrand; Philip Hiscock; John Huck; Arthur P. Hughes; Jessica Keyes; Rick Krofchek; Denise Lambert; Leena Lambert; Carmen Loconte; G. Garry MacDonald; Frank Martens; Veronica Pacheco; Andie Palmer; Florence Peyachew; Lionel Peyachew; Leonard Ratzlaff; Allyson Rogers; Emily Sewepagaham; Sherryl Sewepagaham; Garry Shutlak; Ralph Stanton; Apollonia Steele; Carl Urion; James Whittle; Archives and Special Collections, University of Calgary Library; Black Cultural Centre for Nova Scotia; Canadian Centre for Ethnomusicology, University of Alberta; Canadian Museum of Civilization; Department of Music, University of Alberta; Faculty of Arts, University of Alberta; Music Library, University of Alberta; Nova Scotia Archives and Records Management; Rare Books and Special Collections, University of British Columbia Library; Royal Canadian Artillery Band.