My Library

University LibraryCatalogue

Limit search to items available for borrowing or consultation
Record 1 of 15
Result Page: Previous Next
Can't find that book? Try BONUS+

Search Discovery

Search CARM Centre Catalogue

Search Trove

Add record to RefWorks


Title Classic mountain songs from Smithsonian Folkways [electronic resource].

Published Washington, DC : Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, p2002.


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 1 online resource.
Series Smithsonian global sound for libraries.
Notes 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.
Contents Omie Wise / Doug Wallin (3:03) -- Sugar baby / Dock Boggs (2:50) -- I am a poor pilgrim of sorrow / Indian Bottom Association (5:24) -- Sixteen tons / George Davis (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 (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 (: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 (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 (4:16).
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Alexandria, VA : Alexander Street Press, 2009. (Smithsonian global sound for libraries). Available via World Wide Web.
Other author Ashley, Clarence, 1895-1967. Performer.
Barker, Horton, b. 1889. Performer.
Boggs, Dock, 1898-1971. Performer.
Chandler, Dillard. Performer.
Davis, George, 1906 Aug. 15- Performer.
Dickens, Hazel. Performer.
Edmonds, Norman. Performer.
Gerrard, Alice, 1934- Performer.
Holcomb, Roscoe. Performer.
Howard, Clint, 1930- Performer.
Lunsford, Bascom Lamar. Performer.
McGee, Sam, 1894-1975. Performer.
Price, Fred, 1915-1987. Performer.
Reed, Ola Belle. Performer.
Riddle, Lesley. Performer.
Ritchie, Jean. Performer.
Snow, Kilby, 1905-1980. Performer.
Steele, Pete, b. 1891. Performer.
Stoneman, Ernest V. Performer.
Sumner, Marion, 1920-1997. Performer.
Wallin, Berzilla. Performer.
Wallin, Doug, 1919- Performer.
Ward, Wade. Performer.
Watson, Doc. Performer.
Watson, Merle. Performer.
Indian Bottom Association. Performer.
Phipps Family (Musical group) Performer.
Smithsonian/Folkways Recordings.
Subject Ballads, English -- Appalachian Region, Southern.
Banjo music -- Appalachian Region, Southern.
Bluegrass music.
Fiddle tunes -- Appalachian Region, Southern.
Folk music -- Appalachian Region, Southern.
Folk songs, English -- Appalachian Region, Southern.
Gospel music.
Hymns, English -- Appalachian Region, Southern.