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American epic : the collection, (sound recording)

Label
American epic : the collection
Title
American epic
Title remainder
the collection
Contributor
Performer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • haw
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • nai
  • haw
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Member of
W3BZqCG7uhY
Accompanying matter
  • libretto or text
  • historical information
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Date of event
1922-1936
Form of composition
popular music
Format of music
not applicable
Music parts
not applicable
Other event information
Recorded
PerformerNote
Various performers
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
American epic : the collection, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • "From Delta blues to fiddle tunes, Cajun, Tex-Mex, Native American, Hawaiian, cowboy and gospel songs ..."--Container
  • Originally released as Columbia, Victor, Vocalion, Brunswick, Okeh, Perfect, Banner, ARC, Bluebird, Paramount, Champion, Gennett, Flexo, and Melotone 78 rpm discs
  • Program notes by Bernard MacMahon and others, and lyrics with English translations (93 pages : illustrations (some color)) bound in container
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
performed music
Content type code
prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • (Hoyt Ming and his Pep Steppers)
  • 'Tain't nobody business if I do (part 1)
  • (Frank Stokes)
  • K.C. Railroad blues
  • (Andrew and Jim Baxter)
  • I am bound for the promised land
  • (Alfred G. Karnes)
  • Cottonfield blues (part 2)
  • (Garfield Akers)
  • I wish I was a mole in the ground
  • Disc one, The Southeast : Memphis, Bristol, Johnson City, Louisville, Ashland, Charlotte.
  • (Bascom Lamar Lunsford)
  • Down on Penny's farm
  • (the Bentley Boys)
  • Foldin' bed
  • (Whistler's Jug Band)
  • Greenback dollar
  • (Weems String Band)
  • Tallahatchie River blues
  • (Mattie Delaney)
  • Walk right in
  • The coo-coo bird
  • (Cannon's Jug Stompers)
  • Bury me under the weeping willow
  • (the Carter Family)
  • Old dog Blue
  • (Jim Jackson)
  • Bayou Teche
  • (Columbus Fruge)
  • Cool drink of water blues
  • (Tommy Johnson)
  • Train on the island
  • (Clarence Ashley)
  • (J.P. Nester) --
  • On the road again
  • (Memphis Jug Band)
  • The Panama Limited
  • (Washington White)
  • Indian war whoop
  • (Rev. J.M. Gates)
  • Waiting for a train
  • (Jimmie Rodgers)
  • Darling, where have you been so long?
  • (Tenneva Ramblers)
  • Rocky road
  • (Alabama Sacred Harp Singers)
  • Ma blonde est partie
  • (Amédée Breaux, Ophy Breaux, and Cleoma Breaux)
  • Peg and awl
  • Disc two, Atlanta : the origin of commercial field recording.
  • (Carolina Tar Heels)
  • Chocolate to the bone
  • (Barbecue Bob)
  • Down on me
  • (Eddie Head and family)
  • Prenez courage
  • (Cleoma Breaux with Joseph Falcon and Orphy Breaux)
  • Pickin' off peanuts
  • (Dilly and his Dill Pickles)
  • Just because
  • My heart keeps singing
  • (Nelstone's Hawaiians)
  • Dupree blues
  • (Willie Walker)
  • Ladies on the steamboat
  • (Burnett and Rutherford)
  • Mamma, 'tain't long fo' day
  • (Blind Willie McTell) --
  • (Elder J.E. Burch)
  • Ninety-nine year blues
  • (Julius Daniels)
  • I get my whiskey from Rockingham
  • (Earl Johnson and his Clodhoppers)
  • rDeath's black train is coming
  • Long tall mama
  • (Big Bill Broonzy)
  • John Henry blues
  • (Two Poor Boys)
  • Mr. Tom Hughes' town
  • (Lead Belly)
  • Louis Collins
  • (Mississippi John Hurt)
  • I am the light of the world
  • (Blind Gary Davis)
  • Disc three, New York City, East Coast : the birthplace of electric recording.
  • Fifty miles of elbow room
  • (Rev. F.W. McGee)
  • Chant of the eagle dance
  • (Hopi Indian Chanters)
  • Hilo hula (Hilo hanakahi)
  • (Mike Hanapi and Ilima Islanders)
  • If the river was whiskey
  • (Charlie Poole and the North Carolina Ramblers)
  • Stackalee
  • (Frank Hutchison)
  • Cecilia
  • The wreck of the '97
  • (Ernest Stoneman)
  • Faded coat of blue
  • (Buell Kazee)
  • Country blues
  • (Dock Boggs)
  • Sail away ladies
  • (Uncle Dave Macon and his Fruit-Jar Drinkers)
  • Sail away lady
  • (Uncle Bunt Stephens)
  • (Cuarteto Flores)
  • Sallie Gooden
  • (A.C. (Eck) Robertson)
  • Arkansas traveler
  • (Don Richardson) --
  • La coquetera (los Borinquenos)
  • Coconito
  • (Guty Cardenas y Lencho)
  • Lovesick blues
  • (Emmett Miller)
  • (Blind Blake and Charlie Spand)
  • See that my grave's kept clean
  • (Blind Lemon Jefferson)
  • Gonna have 'lasses in the morning
  • (Golden Melody Boys)
  • New Orleans stop time
  • (Bumble Bee Slim and Memphis Minnie)
  • Prove it on me blues
  • (Ma Rainey)
  • I'm gonna die with my hammer in my hand
  • Disc four, the Midwest : Chicago, St. Louis, Richmond, Grafton.
  • (Williamson Brothers and Curry)
  • Last kind words blues
  • (Geeshie Wiley)
  • Banjoreno
  • (Dixieland Jug Blowers)
  • It's a good thing
  • (Beale Street Sheiks (Stokes and Sane))
  • Trust in God and do the right
  • (Blind Willie Davis)
  • Someday baby blues
  • Hard time blues
  • (Sleepy John Estes)
  • Lonesome road blues
  • (Sam Collins)
  • Future blues
  • (Willie Brown)
  • Bull doze blues
  • (Henry Thomas "Ragtime Texas")
  • Brown skin gal (down the lane)
  • (Massey Family)
  • Henry Lee
  • (Lane Hardin)
  • (Dick Justice)
  • Old country rock
  • (William Moore)
  • La danseuse =
  • The dancer
  • (Delma Lachney and Blind Uncle Gaspard)
  • My black mama (parts 1 & 2)
  • (Son House)
  • Cypress grove blues
  • (Skip James) --
  • Down the dirt road blues
  • (Charley Patton)
  • Poor boy, long ways from home
  • (Banjo Joe)
  • Hastings Street
  • (Robert Wilkins)
  • Les blues de voyage =
  • Travel blues
  • (Amédée Ardoin and Dennis McGee)
  • The lost child
  • (Stripling Brothers)
  • I'm gonna cross the River of Jordan some of these days
  • (Jaybird Coleman)
  • Tomi tomi
  • (the Aloha Serenaders featuring Sol K. Bright)
  • Disc five, the Deep South & the West : Birmingham, Jackson, Hattiesburg, New Orleans, Shreveport, Dallas, San Antonio, Los Angeles, San Francisco.
  • Sittin' on top of the world
  • (Mississippi Sheiks)
  • James Alley blues
  • (Richard "Rabbit" Brown)
  • The Indian tom tom
  • (Big Chief Henry's Indian String Band)
  • Blues in a bottle
  • (Prince Albert Hunt's Texas Ramblers)
  • Je me suis en alle
  • (Berthmost Montet and Joswell Dupuis)
  • Cross road blues
  • Dark was the night, cold was the ground
  • (Blind Willie Johnson)
  • E, mama ea
  • (Sol Hoʻopiʻi and his Novelty Trio)
  • Ghost dance
  • (Truett and George)
  • Woke up this morning (with my mind on Jesus)
  • (Roosevelt Graves and brother)
  • Allons à Lafayette
  • (Joseph Falcon)
  • (Robert Johnson)
  • Corrido de Joaquín Murrieta (parts 1 & 2)
  • (los Madrugadores)
  • Denomination blues (parts 1 & 2)
  • (Washington Phillips)
  • Mal hombre
  • (Lydia Mendoza)
  • Sunshine Special
  • (Frenchy's String Band)
  • Old Jim Kinnane's
Control code
983827325
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
5 audio discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
8887509969234
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
s
Other control number
00888750996923
Publisher number
88875099692
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)983827325
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
American epic : the collection, (sound recording)
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • "From Delta blues to fiddle tunes, Cajun, Tex-Mex, Native American, Hawaiian, cowboy and gospel songs ..."--Container
  • Originally released as Columbia, Victor, Vocalion, Brunswick, Okeh, Perfect, Banner, ARC, Bluebird, Paramount, Champion, Gennett, Flexo, and Melotone 78 rpm discs
  • Program notes by Bernard MacMahon and others, and lyrics with English translations (93 pages : illustrations (some color)) bound in container
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
performed music
Content type code
prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • (Hoyt Ming and his Pep Steppers)
  • 'Tain't nobody business if I do (part 1)
  • (Frank Stokes)
  • K.C. Railroad blues
  • (Andrew and Jim Baxter)
  • I am bound for the promised land
  • (Alfred G. Karnes)
  • Cottonfield blues (part 2)
  • (Garfield Akers)
  • I wish I was a mole in the ground
  • Disc one, The Southeast : Memphis, Bristol, Johnson City, Louisville, Ashland, Charlotte.
  • (Bascom Lamar Lunsford)
  • Down on Penny's farm
  • (the Bentley Boys)
  • Foldin' bed
  • (Whistler's Jug Band)
  • Greenback dollar
  • (Weems String Band)
  • Tallahatchie River blues
  • (Mattie Delaney)
  • Walk right in
  • The coo-coo bird
  • (Cannon's Jug Stompers)
  • Bury me under the weeping willow
  • (the Carter Family)
  • Old dog Blue
  • (Jim Jackson)
  • Bayou Teche
  • (Columbus Fruge)
  • Cool drink of water blues
  • (Tommy Johnson)
  • Train on the island
  • (Clarence Ashley)
  • (J.P. Nester) --
  • On the road again
  • (Memphis Jug Band)
  • The Panama Limited
  • (Washington White)
  • Indian war whoop
  • (Rev. J.M. Gates)
  • Waiting for a train
  • (Jimmie Rodgers)
  • Darling, where have you been so long?
  • (Tenneva Ramblers)
  • Rocky road
  • (Alabama Sacred Harp Singers)
  • Ma blonde est partie
  • (Amédée Breaux, Ophy Breaux, and Cleoma Breaux)
  • Peg and awl
  • Disc two, Atlanta : the origin of commercial field recording.
  • (Carolina Tar Heels)
  • Chocolate to the bone
  • (Barbecue Bob)
  • Down on me
  • (Eddie Head and family)
  • Prenez courage
  • (Cleoma Breaux with Joseph Falcon and Orphy Breaux)
  • Pickin' off peanuts
  • (Dilly and his Dill Pickles)
  • Just because
  • My heart keeps singing
  • (Nelstone's Hawaiians)
  • Dupree blues
  • (Willie Walker)
  • Ladies on the steamboat
  • (Burnett and Rutherford)
  • Mamma, 'tain't long fo' day
  • (Blind Willie McTell) --
  • (Elder J.E. Burch)
  • Ninety-nine year blues
  • (Julius Daniels)
  • I get my whiskey from Rockingham
  • (Earl Johnson and his Clodhoppers)
  • rDeath's black train is coming
  • Long tall mama
  • (Big Bill Broonzy)
  • John Henry blues
  • (Two Poor Boys)
  • Mr. Tom Hughes' town
  • (Lead Belly)
  • Louis Collins
  • (Mississippi John Hurt)
  • I am the light of the world
  • (Blind Gary Davis)
  • Disc three, New York City, East Coast : the birthplace of electric recording.
  • Fifty miles of elbow room
  • (Rev. F.W. McGee)
  • Chant of the eagle dance
  • (Hopi Indian Chanters)
  • Hilo hula (Hilo hanakahi)
  • (Mike Hanapi and Ilima Islanders)
  • If the river was whiskey
  • (Charlie Poole and the North Carolina Ramblers)
  • Stackalee
  • (Frank Hutchison)
  • Cecilia
  • The wreck of the '97
  • (Ernest Stoneman)
  • Faded coat of blue
  • (Buell Kazee)
  • Country blues
  • (Dock Boggs)
  • Sail away ladies
  • (Uncle Dave Macon and his Fruit-Jar Drinkers)
  • Sail away lady
  • (Uncle Bunt Stephens)
  • (Cuarteto Flores)
  • Sallie Gooden
  • (A.C. (Eck) Robertson)
  • Arkansas traveler
  • (Don Richardson) --
  • La coquetera (los Borinquenos)
  • Coconito
  • (Guty Cardenas y Lencho)
  • Lovesick blues
  • (Emmett Miller)
  • (Blind Blake and Charlie Spand)
  • See that my grave's kept clean
  • (Blind Lemon Jefferson)
  • Gonna have 'lasses in the morning
  • (Golden Melody Boys)
  • New Orleans stop time
  • (Bumble Bee Slim and Memphis Minnie)
  • Prove it on me blues
  • (Ma Rainey)
  • I'm gonna die with my hammer in my hand
  • Disc four, the Midwest : Chicago, St. Louis, Richmond, Grafton.
  • (Williamson Brothers and Curry)
  • Last kind words blues
  • (Geeshie Wiley)
  • Banjoreno
  • (Dixieland Jug Blowers)
  • It's a good thing
  • (Beale Street Sheiks (Stokes and Sane))
  • Trust in God and do the right
  • (Blind Willie Davis)
  • Someday baby blues
  • Hard time blues
  • (Sleepy John Estes)
  • Lonesome road blues
  • (Sam Collins)
  • Future blues
  • (Willie Brown)
  • Bull doze blues
  • (Henry Thomas "Ragtime Texas")
  • Brown skin gal (down the lane)
  • (Massey Family)
  • Henry Lee
  • (Lane Hardin)
  • (Dick Justice)
  • Old country rock
  • (William Moore)
  • La danseuse =
  • The dancer
  • (Delma Lachney and Blind Uncle Gaspard)
  • My black mama (parts 1 & 2)
  • (Son House)
  • Cypress grove blues
  • (Skip James) --
  • Down the dirt road blues
  • (Charley Patton)
  • Poor boy, long ways from home
  • (Banjo Joe)
  • Hastings Street
  • (Robert Wilkins)
  • Les blues de voyage =
  • Travel blues
  • (Amédée Ardoin and Dennis McGee)
  • The lost child
  • (Stripling Brothers)
  • I'm gonna cross the River of Jordan some of these days
  • (Jaybird Coleman)
  • Tomi tomi
  • (the Aloha Serenaders featuring Sol K. Bright)
  • Disc five, the Deep South & the West : Birmingham, Jackson, Hattiesburg, New Orleans, Shreveport, Dallas, San Antonio, Los Angeles, San Francisco.
  • Sittin' on top of the world
  • (Mississippi Sheiks)
  • James Alley blues
  • (Richard "Rabbit" Brown)
  • The Indian tom tom
  • (Big Chief Henry's Indian String Band)
  • Blues in a bottle
  • (Prince Albert Hunt's Texas Ramblers)
  • Je me suis en alle
  • (Berthmost Montet and Joswell Dupuis)
  • Cross road blues
  • Dark was the night, cold was the ground
  • (Blind Willie Johnson)
  • E, mama ea
  • (Sol Hoʻopiʻi and his Novelty Trio)
  • Ghost dance
  • (Truett and George)
  • Woke up this morning (with my mind on Jesus)
  • (Roosevelt Graves and brother)
  • Allons à Lafayette
  • (Joseph Falcon)
  • (Robert Johnson)
  • Corrido de Joaquín Murrieta (parts 1 & 2)
  • (los Madrugadores)
  • Denomination blues (parts 1 & 2)
  • (Washington Phillips)
  • Mal hombre
  • (Lydia Mendoza)
  • Sunshine Special
  • (Frenchy's String Band)
  • Old Jim Kinnane's
Control code
983827325
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
5 audio discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
8887509969234
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
s
Other control number
00888750996923
Publisher number
88875099692
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)983827325
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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