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

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

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
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Accompanying matter
  • discography
  • bibliography
  • historical information
Cataloging source
OWU
Date time place
Recorded 1927-1932
Dewey number
782.42/16200973
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
M1629.S65
LC item number
A44 1997
PerformerNote
Various performers
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1923-1991
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Smith, Harry Everett
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Folk music
  • Ballads, English
  • Folk songs, English
  • Folk dance music
  • Folk songs, Cajun French
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Anthology of American folk music, edited by Harry Smith, (sound recording CD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Smithsonian Folkways/Sony Music Special Products: SFW 40090 (A 28746--A 28751)
  • Originally released by Folkways Records, 1952 (FP 251--FP 253)
  • Compact discs; in box (32 cm.)
  • Disc 6 an enhanced CD, which can also be played on CD-ROM drive to access video materials, artist interviews, and additional background information
  • Includes "A booklet of essays, appreciations, and annotations pertaining to the Anthology of American folk music" (67 p. : ill. ; 31 cm.). Booklet contains essays: The old, weird American / Greil Marcus; The brotherhood of the anthology / Jon Pankake; West Coast record collector / Luis Kemnitzer; The birth and growth of The anthology of American folk music / as told by Moses Asch; Notes on Harry Smith's anthology / Neil V. Rosenberg; Supplemental notes on the selections / Jeff Place; and bibliography (67 p. : ports. ; 31 cm.)--laid in container
  • Includes facsimile of original (1952) booklet ([28] p. : ill. ; 28 cm.)
Accompanying material
2 booklets.
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
performed music
Content type code
prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • V. 1. Ballads: disc A. Henry Lee (Dick Justice) -- Fatal flower garden (Nelstone's Hawaiians) -- The house carpenter (Clarence Ashley) -- Drunkard's special (Coley Jones) -- Old lady and the Devil (Bill and Belle Reed) -- The butcher's boy (Buell Kazee) -- The wagoner's lad (Buell Kazee) -- King kong kitchie kitchie ki-me-o (Chubby Parker) -- Old shoes and leggins (Uncle Eck Dunford) -- Willie Moore (Richard Burnett and Leonard Rutherford) -- A lazy farmer boy (Buster Carter and Preston Young) -- Peg and Awl (The Carolina Tar Heels) -- Ommie wise (G.B. Grayson) -- My name is John Johanna (Kelly Harrell) -- disc. B. Bandit Cole Younger (Edward L. Crain) -- Charles Giteau (Kelly Harrell) -- John Hardy was a desperate little man (The Carter Family) -- Gonna die with my hammer in my hand (Williamson Brothers and Curry) -- Stackalee (Frank Hutchison) -- White house blues (Charlie Poole and the North Carolina Ramblers) -- Frankie (Mississippi John Hurt) -- When that great ship went down (William and Versey Smith) -- Engine 143 (The Carter Family) -- Kassie Jones (Furry Lewis) -- Down on Penny's farm (Bently Boys) -- Mississippi boweavil blues (The Masked Marvel) -- Got the farm land blues (Carolina Tar Heels) --
  • V. 2. Social music: disc A. Sail away lady (Uncle Bunt Stephens) -- The wild wagoner (Jilson Setters) -- Wake up Jacob (Prince Albert Hunt's Texas Ramblers) -- La danseuse (Delma Lachney and Blind Uncle Gaspard) -- Georgia stomp (Andrew and Jim Baxter) -- Brilliancy medley (Eck Robertson) -- Indian war whoop (Hoyt Ming & his Pep-Steppers) -- Old country stomp (Henry Thomas) -- Old dog blue (Jim Jackson) -- Saut crapaud (Columbus Fruge) -- Acadian one-step (Joseph Falcon) -- Home sweet home (Breaux Freres) -- Newport blues (Cincinnati Jug Band) -- Moonshiner's dance part one (Frank Cloutier and Victoria Cafe Orchestra) -- disc B. You must be born again (Rev. J.M. Gates) -- Oh death where is thy sting (Rev. J.M. Gates) -- Rocky road (Alabama Sacred Harp Singers) -- Present joys (Alabama Sacred Harp Singers) -- This song of love (Middle Georgia Singing Convention No. 1) -- Judgement (Sister Mary Nelson) -- He got better things for you (Memphis Sanctified Singers) -- Since I laid my burden down (Elders McIntorsh and Edwards' Sanctified Singers) -- John the Baptist (Rev. Moses Mason) -- Dry bones (Bascom Lamar Lunsford) -- John the Revelator (Blind Willie Johnson) -- Little Moses (The Carter Family) -- Shine on me (Ernest Phipps and Holiness Singers) -- Fifty miles of elbow room (Rev. F.W. McGee) -- I'm in the battlefield for my Lord (Rev. D.C. Rice and congregation) --
  • V. 3. Songs: disc A. The coo coo bird (Clarence Ashley) -- East Virginia (Buell Kazee) -- Minglewood blues (Cannon's Jug Stompers) -- I woke up one morning in May (Didier Hébert) -- James Alley blues (Richard "Rabbit" Brown) -- Sugar baby (Dock Boggs) -- I wish I was a mole in the ground (Bascom Lamar Lunsford) -- Mountaineer's courtship (Ernest and Hattie Stoneman) -- The Spanish merchant's daughter (The Stoneman Family) -- Bob Lee Junior blues (The Memphis Jug Band) -- Single girl, married girl (The Carter Family) -- Le vieux soulard et sa femme (Cleoma Breaux and Joseph Falcon) -- Rabbit foot blues (Blind Lemon Jefferson) -- Expressman blues (Sleepy John Estes and Yank Rachell) -- disc B. Poor boy blues (Ramblin' Thomas) -- Feather bed (Cannon's Jug Stompers) -- Country blues (Dock Boggs) -- 99 year blues (Julius Daniels) -- Prison cell blues (Blind Lemon Jefferson) -- See that my grave is kept clean (Blind Lemon Jefferson) -- C'est si triste sans lui (Cleoma and Ophy Breaux and Joseph Falcon) -- Way down the old plank road (Uncle Dave Macon) -- Buddy won't you roll down the line (Uncle Dave Macon) -- Spike driver blues (Mississippi John Hurt) -- K.C. Moan (The Memphis Jug Band) -- Train on the island (J.P. Nestor) -- The Lone Star Trail (Ken Maynard) -- Fishing blues (Henry Thomas)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
6 audio 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
Lccn
2015616262
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other control number
  • 093074009024
  • 930740090248
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • A 28746
  • A 28747
  • A 28748
  • A 28749
  • A 28750
  • A 28751
  • FP 251
  • FP 252
  • FP 253
  • SFW 40090
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • 2248272
  • (OCoLC)37553804
  • (OCoLC)ocm37553804
  • 1760282
  • 2248272
System details
System requirements: IBM compatible 486 or better; Windows 3.1, Windows 95 or newer
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Anthology of American folk music, edited by Harry Smith, (sound recording CD)
Publication
Note
  • Smithsonian Folkways/Sony Music Special Products: SFW 40090 (A 28746--A 28751)
  • Originally released by Folkways Records, 1952 (FP 251--FP 253)
  • Compact discs; in box (32 cm.)
  • Disc 6 an enhanced CD, which can also be played on CD-ROM drive to access video materials, artist interviews, and additional background information
  • Includes "A booklet of essays, appreciations, and annotations pertaining to the Anthology of American folk music" (67 p. : ill. ; 31 cm.). Booklet contains essays: The old, weird American / Greil Marcus; The brotherhood of the anthology / Jon Pankake; West Coast record collector / Luis Kemnitzer; The birth and growth of The anthology of American folk music / as told by Moses Asch; Notes on Harry Smith's anthology / Neil V. Rosenberg; Supplemental notes on the selections / Jeff Place; and bibliography (67 p. : ports. ; 31 cm.)--laid in container
  • Includes facsimile of original (1952) booklet ([28] p. : ill. ; 28 cm.)
Accompanying material
2 booklets.
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
performed music
Content type code
prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • V. 1. Ballads: disc A. Henry Lee (Dick Justice) -- Fatal flower garden (Nelstone's Hawaiians) -- The house carpenter (Clarence Ashley) -- Drunkard's special (Coley Jones) -- Old lady and the Devil (Bill and Belle Reed) -- The butcher's boy (Buell Kazee) -- The wagoner's lad (Buell Kazee) -- King kong kitchie kitchie ki-me-o (Chubby Parker) -- Old shoes and leggins (Uncle Eck Dunford) -- Willie Moore (Richard Burnett and Leonard Rutherford) -- A lazy farmer boy (Buster Carter and Preston Young) -- Peg and Awl (The Carolina Tar Heels) -- Ommie wise (G.B. Grayson) -- My name is John Johanna (Kelly Harrell) -- disc. B. Bandit Cole Younger (Edward L. Crain) -- Charles Giteau (Kelly Harrell) -- John Hardy was a desperate little man (The Carter Family) -- Gonna die with my hammer in my hand (Williamson Brothers and Curry) -- Stackalee (Frank Hutchison) -- White house blues (Charlie Poole and the North Carolina Ramblers) -- Frankie (Mississippi John Hurt) -- When that great ship went down (William and Versey Smith) -- Engine 143 (The Carter Family) -- Kassie Jones (Furry Lewis) -- Down on Penny's farm (Bently Boys) -- Mississippi boweavil blues (The Masked Marvel) -- Got the farm land blues (Carolina Tar Heels) --
  • V. 2. Social music: disc A. Sail away lady (Uncle Bunt Stephens) -- The wild wagoner (Jilson Setters) -- Wake up Jacob (Prince Albert Hunt's Texas Ramblers) -- La danseuse (Delma Lachney and Blind Uncle Gaspard) -- Georgia stomp (Andrew and Jim Baxter) -- Brilliancy medley (Eck Robertson) -- Indian war whoop (Hoyt Ming & his Pep-Steppers) -- Old country stomp (Henry Thomas) -- Old dog blue (Jim Jackson) -- Saut crapaud (Columbus Fruge) -- Acadian one-step (Joseph Falcon) -- Home sweet home (Breaux Freres) -- Newport blues (Cincinnati Jug Band) -- Moonshiner's dance part one (Frank Cloutier and Victoria Cafe Orchestra) -- disc B. You must be born again (Rev. J.M. Gates) -- Oh death where is thy sting (Rev. J.M. Gates) -- Rocky road (Alabama Sacred Harp Singers) -- Present joys (Alabama Sacred Harp Singers) -- This song of love (Middle Georgia Singing Convention No. 1) -- Judgement (Sister Mary Nelson) -- He got better things for you (Memphis Sanctified Singers) -- Since I laid my burden down (Elders McIntorsh and Edwards' Sanctified Singers) -- John the Baptist (Rev. Moses Mason) -- Dry bones (Bascom Lamar Lunsford) -- John the Revelator (Blind Willie Johnson) -- Little Moses (The Carter Family) -- Shine on me (Ernest Phipps and Holiness Singers) -- Fifty miles of elbow room (Rev. F.W. McGee) -- I'm in the battlefield for my Lord (Rev. D.C. Rice and congregation) --
  • V. 3. Songs: disc A. The coo coo bird (Clarence Ashley) -- East Virginia (Buell Kazee) -- Minglewood blues (Cannon's Jug Stompers) -- I woke up one morning in May (Didier Hébert) -- James Alley blues (Richard "Rabbit" Brown) -- Sugar baby (Dock Boggs) -- I wish I was a mole in the ground (Bascom Lamar Lunsford) -- Mountaineer's courtship (Ernest and Hattie Stoneman) -- The Spanish merchant's daughter (The Stoneman Family) -- Bob Lee Junior blues (The Memphis Jug Band) -- Single girl, married girl (The Carter Family) -- Le vieux soulard et sa femme (Cleoma Breaux and Joseph Falcon) -- Rabbit foot blues (Blind Lemon Jefferson) -- Expressman blues (Sleepy John Estes and Yank Rachell) -- disc B. Poor boy blues (Ramblin' Thomas) -- Feather bed (Cannon's Jug Stompers) -- Country blues (Dock Boggs) -- 99 year blues (Julius Daniels) -- Prison cell blues (Blind Lemon Jefferson) -- See that my grave is kept clean (Blind Lemon Jefferson) -- C'est si triste sans lui (Cleoma and Ophy Breaux and Joseph Falcon) -- Way down the old plank road (Uncle Dave Macon) -- Buddy won't you roll down the line (Uncle Dave Macon) -- Spike driver blues (Mississippi John Hurt) -- K.C. Moan (The Memphis Jug Band) -- Train on the island (J.P. Nestor) -- The Lone Star Trail (Ken Maynard) -- Fishing blues (Henry Thomas)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
6 audio 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
Lccn
2015616262
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other control number
  • 093074009024
  • 930740090248
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • A 28746
  • A 28747
  • A 28748
  • A 28749
  • A 28750
  • A 28751
  • FP 251
  • FP 252
  • FP 253
  • SFW 40090
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • 2248272
  • (OCoLC)37553804
  • (OCoLC)ocm37553804
  • 1760282
  • 2248272
System details
System requirements: IBM compatible 486 or better; Windows 3.1, Windows 95 or newer
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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