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The Resource Anthology of American folk music, edited by Harry Smith, (sound recording)

Anthology of American folk music, edited by Harry Smith, (sound recording)

Label
Anthology of American folk music
Title
Anthology of American folk music
Statement of responsibility
edited by Harry Smith
Title variation
American folk music
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Accompanying matter
  • discography
  • bibliography
  • historical information
Cataloging source
OWU
Date time place
Recorded 1927-1932
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
not applicable
PerformerNote
Various performers
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1923-1991
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Smith, Harry Everett
  • Smithsonian Folkways Recordings
  • Sony Music Special Products
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ballads, English
  • Blues (Music)
  • Folk songs, English
  • Folk music
Label
Anthology of American folk music, edited by Harry Smith, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released by Folkways Records, 1952 (FP 251--FP 253)
  • Disc 6 can also be played on CD-ROM drive to access video materials, artist interviews, and additional background information
  • Booklet containing essays, program notes, details of the recordings and bibliography (67 p. : ports. ; 31 cm.)
  • Includes facsimile of original (1952) booklet ([28] p. : ill. ; 28 cm.)
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • The
  • wagoner's lad
  • King kong kitchie kitchie ki-me-o
  • Old shoes and leggins
  • Willie Moore
  • Lazy farmer boy
  • Peg and awl
  • Ommie Wise
  • My name is John Johanna -- v. 1-B.
  • Bandit Cole Younger
  • v. 1-A. Ballads:
  • Charles Giteau
  • John Hardy was a desperate little man
  • Gonna die with my hammer in my hand
  • Stackalee
  • White House blues
  • Frankie
  • When that great ship went down
  • Engine 143
  • Kassie Jones
  • Down on Penny's farm
  • Henry Lee
  • Mississippi boweavil (boll weevil) blues
  • Got the farm land blues
  • v. 2-A.
  • Social music:
  • Sail away lady ;
  • The
  • wild wagoner
  • Wake up Jacob ; La
  • danseuse
  • Georgia stomp
  • Fatal flower garden
  • Brilliancy medley
  • Indian war whoop
  • Old country stomp
  • Old dog blue
  • Saut crapaud
  • Acadian one-step
  • Home sweet home
  • Newport blues
  • Moonshiner's dance, part one
  • v. 2-B.
  • House carpenter
  • Must be born again
  • Oh death where is thy sting
  • Rocky road
  • Present joys
  • This song of love
  • Judgement
  • He got better things for you
  • Since I laid my burden down
  • John the Baptist
  • Dry bones
  • Drunkard's special
  • John the revelator
  • Little Moses
  • Shine on me
  • Fifty miles of elbow room
  • I'm in the battlefield for my Lord
  • v. 3-A. Songs:
  • Coo coo bird
  • East Virginia
  • Minglewood blues
  • I woke up one morning in May
  • Old lady and the devil ;
  • James Alley blues
  • Sugar baby
  • I wish I was a mole in the ground
  • Mountaineer's courtship
  • Spanish merchant's daughter
  • Bob Lee Junior blues
  • Single girl, married girl
  • Viux soulard et sa femme
  • Rabbit foot blues
  • Expressman blues -- v.3-B.
  • The
  • Poor boy blues
  • Feather bed
  • Country blues
  • 99 year blues
  • Prison cell blues
  • See that my grave is kept clean
  • C'est si triste sans lui
  • Way down the old plank road
  • Buddy won't you roll down the line
  • Spike driver blues
  • butcher's boy ;
  • K.C. moan
  • Train on the island
  • Lone Star Trail
  • Fishing blues
Control code
37553804
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
6 sound discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • SFW 40090
  • FP 251--FP 253
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System details
Compact discs
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Anthology of American folk music, edited by Harry Smith, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released by Folkways Records, 1952 (FP 251--FP 253)
  • Disc 6 can also be played on CD-ROM drive to access video materials, artist interviews, and additional background information
  • Booklet containing essays, program notes, details of the recordings and bibliography (67 p. : ports. ; 31 cm.)
  • Includes facsimile of original (1952) booklet ([28] p. : ill. ; 28 cm.)
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • The
  • wagoner's lad
  • King kong kitchie kitchie ki-me-o
  • Old shoes and leggins
  • Willie Moore
  • Lazy farmer boy
  • Peg and awl
  • Ommie Wise
  • My name is John Johanna -- v. 1-B.
  • Bandit Cole Younger
  • v. 1-A. Ballads:
  • Charles Giteau
  • John Hardy was a desperate little man
  • Gonna die with my hammer in my hand
  • Stackalee
  • White House blues
  • Frankie
  • When that great ship went down
  • Engine 143
  • Kassie Jones
  • Down on Penny's farm
  • Henry Lee
  • Mississippi boweavil (boll weevil) blues
  • Got the farm land blues
  • v. 2-A.
  • Social music:
  • Sail away lady ;
  • The
  • wild wagoner
  • Wake up Jacob ; La
  • danseuse
  • Georgia stomp
  • Fatal flower garden
  • Brilliancy medley
  • Indian war whoop
  • Old country stomp
  • Old dog blue
  • Saut crapaud
  • Acadian one-step
  • Home sweet home
  • Newport blues
  • Moonshiner's dance, part one
  • v. 2-B.
  • House carpenter
  • Must be born again
  • Oh death where is thy sting
  • Rocky road
  • Present joys
  • This song of love
  • Judgement
  • He got better things for you
  • Since I laid my burden down
  • John the Baptist
  • Dry bones
  • Drunkard's special
  • John the revelator
  • Little Moses
  • Shine on me
  • Fifty miles of elbow room
  • I'm in the battlefield for my Lord
  • v. 3-A. Songs:
  • Coo coo bird
  • East Virginia
  • Minglewood blues
  • I woke up one morning in May
  • Old lady and the devil ;
  • James Alley blues
  • Sugar baby
  • I wish I was a mole in the ground
  • Mountaineer's courtship
  • Spanish merchant's daughter
  • Bob Lee Junior blues
  • Single girl, married girl
  • Viux soulard et sa femme
  • Rabbit foot blues
  • Expressman blues -- v.3-B.
  • The
  • Poor boy blues
  • Feather bed
  • Country blues
  • 99 year blues
  • Prison cell blues
  • See that my grave is kept clean
  • C'est si triste sans lui
  • Way down the old plank road
  • Buddy won't you roll down the line
  • Spike driver blues
  • butcher's boy ;
  • K.C. moan
  • Train on the island
  • Lone Star Trail
  • Fishing blues
Control code
37553804
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
6 sound discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • SFW 40090
  • FP 251--FP 253
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System details
Compact discs
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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