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The Resource 61 Highway Mississippi

61 Highway Mississippi

Label
61 Highway Mississippi
Title
61 Highway Mississippi
Title variation
  • Southern journey, volume 3
  • Sixty-one Highway Mississippi
Title variation remainder
61 Highway Mississippi
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Accompanying matter
  • libretto or text
  • historical information
Cataloging source
TLM
Date time place
Recorded by Alan Lomax at various locations in Mississippi, September-October, 1959
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
not applicable
PerformerNote
Various artists
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1915-2002
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Lomax, Alan
Series statement
Alan Lomax collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Folk songs
  • Prisoners' songs
  • Music
Label
61 Highway Mississippi
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Compact disc
  • Remastered from the original field recordings
  • Includes booklet ([20] p.) with lyrics and notes by Matthew Barton "adapted from the writings of Alan Lomax."
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Louisiana (Henry Ratcliff) -- Jim and John (Ed Young & others) -- 61 Highway blues (Fred McDowell) -- Stewball (Ed Lewis & prisoners) -- Po' boy blues (John Dudley) -- God's unchanging hand (A. Burton & Congregation) -- Keep your lamps trimmed and burning (Fred McDowell) -- Emmaline, take your time (Sid Hemphill, Lucius Smith) -- I'm gonna live anyhow 'till I die (Miles & Bob Pratcher) -- Little Sally Walker (Mattie Gardner, Ida Mae Towns, Jesse Lee Pratcher) -- Old devil's dream (Sid Hemphill, Lucius Smith) -- Rolled and tumbled (Rose Hemphill) -- Mama Lucy (Leroy Gary) -- Soon one mornin' (Fred McDowell) -- I'm goin' home (Ervin Webb, with prisoners) -- Interview (with Ervin Webb) -- Fred McDowell's blues (Fred McDowell, Miles Pratcher, Fanny Davis) -- Tryin' to make heaven my home (Viola James & Congregation) -- Berta, Berta (Leroy Miller, with hoe group) -- Germany blues (Fred McDowell) -- Clarksdale mill blues (John Dudley) -- If it's all night long (Miles & Bob Pratcher) -- Lord have mercy (Fred McDowell) -- Didn't leave nobody but the baby (Mrs. Sidney Carter)
Control code
37203952
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
1703
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
61 Highway Mississippi
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Compact disc
  • Remastered from the original field recordings
  • Includes booklet ([20] p.) with lyrics and notes by Matthew Barton "adapted from the writings of Alan Lomax."
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Louisiana (Henry Ratcliff) -- Jim and John (Ed Young & others) -- 61 Highway blues (Fred McDowell) -- Stewball (Ed Lewis & prisoners) -- Po' boy blues (John Dudley) -- God's unchanging hand (A. Burton & Congregation) -- Keep your lamps trimmed and burning (Fred McDowell) -- Emmaline, take your time (Sid Hemphill, Lucius Smith) -- I'm gonna live anyhow 'till I die (Miles & Bob Pratcher) -- Little Sally Walker (Mattie Gardner, Ida Mae Towns, Jesse Lee Pratcher) -- Old devil's dream (Sid Hemphill, Lucius Smith) -- Rolled and tumbled (Rose Hemphill) -- Mama Lucy (Leroy Gary) -- Soon one mornin' (Fred McDowell) -- I'm goin' home (Ervin Webb, with prisoners) -- Interview (with Ervin Webb) -- Fred McDowell's blues (Fred McDowell, Miles Pratcher, Fanny Davis) -- Tryin' to make heaven my home (Viola James & Congregation) -- Berta, Berta (Leroy Miller, with hoe group) -- Germany blues (Fred McDowell) -- Clarksdale mill blues (John Dudley) -- If it's all night long (Miles & Bob Pratcher) -- Lord have mercy (Fred McDowell) -- Didn't leave nobody but the baby (Mrs. Sidney Carter)
Control code
37203952
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
1703
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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