The Resource Alabama : from lullabies to blues, (sound recording)

Alabama : from lullabies to blues, (sound recording)

Label
Alabama : from lullabies to blues
Title
Alabama
Title remainder
from lullabies to blues
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Accompanying matter
  • bibliography
  • libretto or text
  • biography of performer or history of ensemble
  • historical information
Cataloging source
IOU
Credits note
Original field recordings produced by John A. Lomax and Ruby Terrill Lomax, assisted by Ruby Pickens Tartt
Date time place
All selections recorded between 1934 and 1940
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
SDB 17482
PerformerNote
Various performers
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1915-2002
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Rounder Records (Firm)
  • Lomax, Alan
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Folk music
  • Folk songs, English
  • Banjo music
  • Gospel music
  • Blues (Music)
  • African Americans
  • African American prisoners
  • Prisoners' songs
  • African American prisoners
  • African Americans
  • Banjo music
  • Blues (Music)
  • Folk music
  • Folk songs, English
  • Gospel music
  • Prisoners' songs
  • Alabama
Label
Alabama : from lullabies to blues, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Liner notes by Jerrilyn McGregory and song texts inserted in container
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • (3:14)
  • Been in the jailhouse (sun gonna shine in my door some day)
  • (Blind Jessie Harris)
  • (2:17)
  • I been drinking
  • (Vera Ward Hall)
  • (2:41)
  • Honey, take a whiff on me
  • (Blind Jessie Harris)
  • (3:07)
  • Another man done gone
  • Train on a hill (train imitation)
  • (Richard Amerson)
  • (4:41)
  • Alabama bound
  • (Rich Brown)
  • (1:43)
  • Moaning (I'll soon be gone)
  • (Vera Ward Hall, Dock Reed, and Henry Reed)
  • (1:28)
  • Job, Job
  • (Vera Ward Hall)
  • (Dock Reed and Vera Ward Hall)
  • (2:43)
  • Didn't that hammer ring? (I can't hold out no longer)
  • Dock Reed and Vera Ward Hall)
  • (2:51)
  • What is the soul of man?
  • (Dock Reed, Henry Reed, and Vera Ward Hall)
  • (1:19)
  • Knock John Booker (to the low ground)
  • (Mary McDonald)
  • (1:21)
  • (1:37)
  • Wake, Sally Baker
  • (Joe and Mary McDonald)
  • (2:12)
  • Go to sleep (little baby)
  • (Harriet McClintock)
  • (2:30)
  • Hush, little baby
  • (Annie Brewer)
  • (:40)
  • Railroad Bill
  • Gone up horsey
  • (Vera Ward Hall)
  • (2:04)
  • Little bitty man
  • (Mary McDonald)
  • (1:05)
  • Titty, give me some titty
  • (Mary McDonald)
  • (1:01)
  • Hopali
  • (Vera Ward Hall)
  • (eight unidentified girls)
  • (1:43)
  • Ain't gonna rain no more
  • (eight unidentified girls)
  • (:32)
  • Jack, can I ride
  • (unidentified children)
  • (1:57)
  • Billy goat Latin
  • (Joe F. Williams and Booker T. Williams)
  • (1:15)
  • (1:36)
  • Hog hunt
  • (Richard Amerson)
  • (2:22)
  • I'm chopping cotton
  • (Sim Tartt Group)
  • (1:21)
  • Gin the cotton
  • (Harriet McClintock)
  • (:49)
  • Poor Lazarus
  • Boll weevil blues
  • (Vera Ward Hall)
  • (1:15)
  • Worried blues
  • (Tom Bell)
  • (2:41)
  • Steamboat days
  • (Richard Amerson)
  • (4:59)
  • Carrie, Carrie
  • (Vera Ward Hall)
  • (Thomas Langston, Judge Broadus, Albert Nicholson & Joe Millhouse)
  • (1:20)
  • Eighteen hundred and ninety-one (ain't working song)
  • (Charley Campbell)
  • (1:34)
  • Captain, I'm getting tired
  • (Willie Carter, Albert Nicholson, Allen Gordon, and David Alexander)
  • (1:29)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Lccn
2005587311
Other control number
011661182929
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • 11661-1829-2
  • 1829-2
  • 11661-1829-2
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)47810178
  • (OCoLC)ocm47810178
System details
Compact disc
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Alabama : from lullabies to blues, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
Liner notes by Jerrilyn McGregory and song texts inserted in container
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • (3:14)
  • Been in the jailhouse (sun gonna shine in my door some day)
  • (Blind Jessie Harris)
  • (2:17)
  • I been drinking
  • (Vera Ward Hall)
  • (2:41)
  • Honey, take a whiff on me
  • (Blind Jessie Harris)
  • (3:07)
  • Another man done gone
  • Train on a hill (train imitation)
  • (Richard Amerson)
  • (4:41)
  • Alabama bound
  • (Rich Brown)
  • (1:43)
  • Moaning (I'll soon be gone)
  • (Vera Ward Hall, Dock Reed, and Henry Reed)
  • (1:28)
  • Job, Job
  • (Vera Ward Hall)
  • (Dock Reed and Vera Ward Hall)
  • (2:43)
  • Didn't that hammer ring? (I can't hold out no longer)
  • Dock Reed and Vera Ward Hall)
  • (2:51)
  • What is the soul of man?
  • (Dock Reed, Henry Reed, and Vera Ward Hall)
  • (1:19)
  • Knock John Booker (to the low ground)
  • (Mary McDonald)
  • (1:21)
  • (1:37)
  • Wake, Sally Baker
  • (Joe and Mary McDonald)
  • (2:12)
  • Go to sleep (little baby)
  • (Harriet McClintock)
  • (2:30)
  • Hush, little baby
  • (Annie Brewer)
  • (:40)
  • Railroad Bill
  • Gone up horsey
  • (Vera Ward Hall)
  • (2:04)
  • Little bitty man
  • (Mary McDonald)
  • (1:05)
  • Titty, give me some titty
  • (Mary McDonald)
  • (1:01)
  • Hopali
  • (Vera Ward Hall)
  • (eight unidentified girls)
  • (1:43)
  • Ain't gonna rain no more
  • (eight unidentified girls)
  • (:32)
  • Jack, can I ride
  • (unidentified children)
  • (1:57)
  • Billy goat Latin
  • (Joe F. Williams and Booker T. Williams)
  • (1:15)
  • (1:36)
  • Hog hunt
  • (Richard Amerson)
  • (2:22)
  • I'm chopping cotton
  • (Sim Tartt Group)
  • (1:21)
  • Gin the cotton
  • (Harriet McClintock)
  • (:49)
  • Poor Lazarus
  • Boll weevil blues
  • (Vera Ward Hall)
  • (1:15)
  • Worried blues
  • (Tom Bell)
  • (2:41)
  • Steamboat days
  • (Richard Amerson)
  • (4:59)
  • Carrie, Carrie
  • (Vera Ward Hall)
  • (Thomas Langston, Judge Broadus, Albert Nicholson & Joe Millhouse)
  • (1:20)
  • Eighteen hundred and ninety-one (ain't working song)
  • (Charley Campbell)
  • (1:34)
  • Captain, I'm getting tired
  • (Willie Carter, Albert Nicholson, Allen Gordon, and David Alexander)
  • (1:29)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Lccn
2005587311
Other control number
011661182929
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • 11661-1829-2
  • 1829-2
  • 11661-1829-2
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)47810178
  • (OCoLC)ocm47810178
System details
Compact disc
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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