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The Resource Classic mountain songs from Smithsonian Folkways

Classic mountain songs from Smithsonian Folkways

Label
Classic mountain songs from Smithsonian Folkways
Title
Classic mountain songs from Smithsonian Folkways
Contributor
Performer
Subject
Language
eng
Accompanying matter
  • technical information on music
  • bibliography
  • biography of performer or history of ensemble
  • historical information
Cataloging source
SVP
Form of composition
folk music
Format of music
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1895-1967
  • b. 1889
  • 1898-1971
  • 1906 Aug. 15-
  • 1934-
  • 1930-
  • 1894-1975
  • 1915-1987
  • 1905-1980
  • b. 1891
  • 1920-1997
  • 1919-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ashley, Clarence
  • Barker, Horton
  • Boggs, Dock
  • Chandler, Dillard
  • Davis, George
  • Dickens, Hazel
  • Edmonds, Norman
  • Gerrard, Alice
  • Holcomb, Roscoe
  • Howard, Clint
  • Lunsford, Bascom Lamar
  • McGee, Sam
  • Price, Fred
  • Reed, Ola Belle
  • Riddle, Lesley
  • Ritchie, Jean
  • Snow, Kilby
  • Steele, Pete
  • Stoneman, Ernest V
  • Sumner, Marion
  • Wallin, Berzilla
  • Wallin, Doug
  • Ward, Wade
  • Watson, Doc
  • Watson, Merle
  • Indian Bottom Association
  • Phipps Family (Musical group)
  • Smithsonian/Folkways Recordings
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ballads, English
  • Banjo music
  • Bluegrass music
  • Fiddle tunes
  • Folk music
  • Folk songs, English
  • Gospel music
  • Hymns, English
Label
Classic mountain songs from Smithsonian Folkways
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Folk music from North Carolina, Virginia, Kentucky, and Tennessee, including "old-time fiddle and banjo pieces, early bluegrass, [and] traditional ballads, with a special emphasis on Appalachian vocal traditions"--Original container verso
  • Originally issued as compact disc
  • Program notes by Jeff Place, including bibliography, inserted in original container
  • Selections originally released 1958-1997
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Contents
  • (3:05) -- John Henry
  • Lesley Riddle
  • (2:25) -- Lost Indian
  • Marion Sumner
  • (:51) -- Southbound
  • Doc and Merle Watson
  • (2:39) -- High on a mountain
  • Ola Belle Reed
  • (3:02) -- Coal Creek march
  • Pete Steele
  • Omie Wise
  • (1:23) -- Coal miner blues
  • Hazel Dickens and Alice Gerrard
  • (2:42) -- Railroad blues
  • Sam McGee
  • (2:45) -- Cuckoo bird
  • Clarence Ashley
  • (2:33) -- Conversation with Death
  • Berzilla Wallin
  • (5:03) -- Lone prairie
  • Wade Ward
  • Doug Wallin
  • (:52) -- Rain and snow
  • Dillard Chandler
  • (2:23) -- Mole in the ground
  • Bascom Lamar Lunsford
  • (3:19) -- Moonshiner
  • Roscoe Holcomb
  • (1:59) -- Wildwood flower
  • Kilby Snow
  • (1:23) -- Barbry Ellen
  • Jean Ritchie
  • (3:03) -- Sugar baby
  • (5:01) -- Daniel prayed
  • Watson, Price, and Howard
  • (2:54) -- Wreck of the Number Nine
  • Pop Stoneman
  • (2:48) -- Red Jacket Mine explosion
  • the Phipps Family
  • (4:00) -- Kingdom come
  • Norman Edmonds
  • (2:02) -- Amazing grace
  • Horton Barker
  • Dock Boggs
  • (4:16)
  • (2:50) -- I am a poor pilgrim of sorrow
  • Indian Bottom Association
  • (5:24) -- Sixteen tons
  • George Davis
Control code
ASP73871/amso
Dimensions
  • unknown
  • not applicable
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
other
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
Speed
other
System control number
  • (CaEvSKY)sky229177788
  • (OCoLC)698169741
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Classic mountain songs from Smithsonian Folkways
Publication
Note
  • Folk music from North Carolina, Virginia, Kentucky, and Tennessee, including "old-time fiddle and banjo pieces, early bluegrass, [and] traditional ballads, with a special emphasis on Appalachian vocal traditions"--Original container verso
  • Originally issued as compact disc
  • Program notes by Jeff Place, including bibliography, inserted in original container
  • Selections originally released 1958-1997
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Contents
  • (3:05) -- John Henry
  • Lesley Riddle
  • (2:25) -- Lost Indian
  • Marion Sumner
  • (:51) -- Southbound
  • Doc and Merle Watson
  • (2:39) -- High on a mountain
  • Ola Belle Reed
  • (3:02) -- Coal Creek march
  • Pete Steele
  • Omie Wise
  • (1:23) -- Coal miner blues
  • Hazel Dickens and Alice Gerrard
  • (2:42) -- Railroad blues
  • Sam McGee
  • (2:45) -- Cuckoo bird
  • Clarence Ashley
  • (2:33) -- Conversation with Death
  • Berzilla Wallin
  • (5:03) -- Lone prairie
  • Wade Ward
  • Doug Wallin
  • (:52) -- Rain and snow
  • Dillard Chandler
  • (2:23) -- Mole in the ground
  • Bascom Lamar Lunsford
  • (3:19) -- Moonshiner
  • Roscoe Holcomb
  • (1:59) -- Wildwood flower
  • Kilby Snow
  • (1:23) -- Barbry Ellen
  • Jean Ritchie
  • (3:03) -- Sugar baby
  • (5:01) -- Daniel prayed
  • Watson, Price, and Howard
  • (2:54) -- Wreck of the Number Nine
  • Pop Stoneman
  • (2:48) -- Red Jacket Mine explosion
  • the Phipps Family
  • (4:00) -- Kingdom come
  • Norman Edmonds
  • (2:02) -- Amazing grace
  • Horton Barker
  • Dock Boggs
  • (4:16)
  • (2:50) -- I am a poor pilgrim of sorrow
  • Indian Bottom Association
  • (5:24) -- Sixteen tons
  • George Davis
Control code
ASP73871/amso
Dimensions
  • unknown
  • not applicable
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
other
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
Speed
other
System control number
  • (CaEvSKY)sky229177788
  • (OCoLC)698169741
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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