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The Resource Violin, sing the blues for me : African-American fiddlers, 1926-1949, (sound recording)

Violin, sing the blues for me : African-American fiddlers, 1926-1949, (sound recording)

Label
Violin, sing the blues for me : African-American fiddlers, 1926-1949
Title
Violin, sing the blues for me
Title remainder
African-American fiddlers, 1926-1949
Title variation
African-American fiddlers, 1926-1949
Contributor
Instrumentalist
Narrator
Performer
Vocalist
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Related
Accompanying matter
  • biography of performer or history of ensemble
  • historical information
Cataloging source
VVC
Date time place
Recorded between July 27, 1926 and July 26, 1949
Form of composition
blues
Format of music
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1888-1966
  • 1893-1964
  • -1934
  • 1890-1958
  • 1903-1982
  • 1894-1955
  • -1960
  • 1909-2003
  • 1913-1990
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Baxter, Andrew
  • Baxter, Jim
  • Howell, Peg Leg
  • Bradley, Tommie
  • Stokes, Frank
  • Carter, Bo
  • Williams, Henry
  • Anthony, Eddie
  • Sims, Henry
  • Williams, Big Joe
  • Nelson, Blue Coat Tom
  • Davenport, Cow Cow
  • Kelly, Jack
  • Armstrong, Howard
  • Bogan, Ted
  • Johnson Boys
  • Mississippi Mud Steppers
  • Alabama Sheiks
  • Whistler and His Jug Band
  • Mobile Strugglers (Musical group)
  • Tennessee Chocolate Drops
  • Kansas City Blues Strummers
  • Memphis Jug Band
  • Booker Orchestra
  • Joe Williams' Washboard Blues Singers
  • Mississippi Sheiks
  • South Memphis Jug Band
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Blues (Music)
  • Blues (Music)
  • Blues (Music)
  • African Americans
  • Fiddlers
Label
Violin, sing the blues for me : African-American fiddlers, 1926-1949, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Various performers
  • Previously released as 78-rpm recordings
  • Compact disc
  • Program notes by Marshall Wyatt, complete list of personnel, and discography ([32] p. : ill.) in container
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
Violin blues (Johnson Boys) (3:17) -- K.C. Railroad blues (Andrew & Jim Baxter) (3:28) -- Beaver slide rag ("Peg Leg" Howell & His Gang) (3:18) -- Alma waltz (Mississippi Mud Steppers) (2:52) -- Window pane blues (Tommie Bradley) (3:14) -- Travelin' railroad man (Alabama Sheiks) (2:58) -- Pig meat blues (Whistler & His Jug Band) (3:07) -- Right now blues (Frank Stokes) (3:04) -- East Jackson blues (Bo Chatman) (2:56) -- Memphis blues (Mobile Strugglers) (2:50) -- Vine Street drag (Tennessee Chocolate Drops) (2:48) -- Broken bed blues (Kansas Cty Blues Strummers) (2:31) -- Lonesome blues (Henry Williams & Eddie Anthony) (2:51) -- Memphis shakedown (Memphis Jug Band) (3:02) -- Adam and Eve (Tommie Bradley) (2:58) -- Tell me man blues (Henry Sims) (3:16) -- Blue coat blues ("Blue Coat" Tom Nelson) (3:02) -- Salty dog (Booker Orchestra) (2:39) -- Baby, please don't go (Joe Williams' Washboard Blues Singers) (3:22) -- Stop & listen blues no. 2 (Mississippi Sheiks) (3:16) -- Stealin' blues (Cow Cow Davenport) (2:29) -- The Moore girl (Andrew & Jim Baxter) (2:58) -- Highway no. 61 blues (Jack Kelly & His South Memphis Jug Band) (2:46) -- Ted's stomp (Louie Bluie & Ted Bogan) (2:42)
Control code
43276883
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc (74 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Lccn
2005570123
Other control number
670725100226
Other physical details
digital, mono.
Publisher number
CD-1002
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)43276883
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Violin, sing the blues for me : African-American fiddlers, 1926-1949, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Various performers
  • Previously released as 78-rpm recordings
  • Compact disc
  • Program notes by Marshall Wyatt, complete list of personnel, and discography ([32] p. : ill.) in container
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
Violin blues (Johnson Boys) (3:17) -- K.C. Railroad blues (Andrew & Jim Baxter) (3:28) -- Beaver slide rag ("Peg Leg" Howell & His Gang) (3:18) -- Alma waltz (Mississippi Mud Steppers) (2:52) -- Window pane blues (Tommie Bradley) (3:14) -- Travelin' railroad man (Alabama Sheiks) (2:58) -- Pig meat blues (Whistler & His Jug Band) (3:07) -- Right now blues (Frank Stokes) (3:04) -- East Jackson blues (Bo Chatman) (2:56) -- Memphis blues (Mobile Strugglers) (2:50) -- Vine Street drag (Tennessee Chocolate Drops) (2:48) -- Broken bed blues (Kansas Cty Blues Strummers) (2:31) -- Lonesome blues (Henry Williams & Eddie Anthony) (2:51) -- Memphis shakedown (Memphis Jug Band) (3:02) -- Adam and Eve (Tommie Bradley) (2:58) -- Tell me man blues (Henry Sims) (3:16) -- Blue coat blues ("Blue Coat" Tom Nelson) (3:02) -- Salty dog (Booker Orchestra) (2:39) -- Baby, please don't go (Joe Williams' Washboard Blues Singers) (3:22) -- Stop & listen blues no. 2 (Mississippi Sheiks) (3:16) -- Stealin' blues (Cow Cow Davenport) (2:29) -- The Moore girl (Andrew & Jim Baxter) (2:58) -- Highway no. 61 blues (Jack Kelly & His South Memphis Jug Band) (2:46) -- Ted's stomp (Louie Bluie & Ted Bogan) (2:42)
Control code
43276883
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc (74 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Lccn
2005570123
Other control number
670725100226
Other physical details
digital, mono.
Publisher number
CD-1002
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)43276883
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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