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The Resource Negro folk songs as sung by Lead Belly, : "king of the twelve-string guitar players of the world," long-time convict in the penitentiaries of Texas and Louisiana;, transcribed, selected and edited by John A. Lomax and Alan Lomax

Negro folk songs as sung by Lead Belly, : "king of the twelve-string guitar players of the world," long-time convict in the penitentiaries of Texas and Louisiana;, transcribed, selected and edited by John A. Lomax and Alan Lomax

Label
Negro folk songs as sung by Lead Belly, : "king of the twelve-string guitar players of the world," long-time convict in the penitentiaries of Texas and Louisiana;
Title
Negro folk songs as sung by Lead Belly,
Title remainder
"king of the twelve-string guitar players of the world," long-time convict in the penitentiaries of Texas and Louisiana;
Statement of responsibility
transcribed, selected and edited by John A. Lomax and Alan Lomax
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Accompanying matter
  • biography of performer or history of ensemble
  • historical information
  • ethnological information
Cataloging source
DLC
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1867-1948
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Lomax, John Avery
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Form of composition
folk music
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Literary text for sound recordings
not applicable
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  • 1915-2002
  • 1901-1983
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  • Lomax, Alan
  • Herzog, George
  • Library of Congress
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  • Leadbelly
  • African Americans
Label
Negro folk songs as sung by Lead Belly, : "king of the twelve-string guitar players of the world," long-time convict in the penitentiaries of Texas and Louisiana;, transcribed, selected and edited by John A. Lomax and Alan Lomax
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"The main body of the song-texts consists of transcriptions from records we made with an instantaneous aluminum recording machine, the property of the Archive of America folk-song of the Library of Congress. This machine and these records were used through the courtesy of the Library of Congress. Dr. George Herzog transcribed the melodies, as herein printed, from these same discs."--Introd., p. xiii
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 242 p.
Lccn
36028573
Other physical details
illus.
System control number
665363
Label
Negro folk songs as sung by Lead Belly, : "king of the twelve-string guitar players of the world," long-time convict in the penitentiaries of Texas and Louisiana;, transcribed, selected and edited by John A. Lomax and Alan Lomax
Publication
Note
"The main body of the song-texts consists of transcriptions from records we made with an instantaneous aluminum recording machine, the property of the Archive of America folk-song of the Library of Congress. This machine and these records were used through the courtesy of the Library of Congress. Dr. George Herzog transcribed the melodies, as herein printed, from these same discs."--Introd., p. xiii
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 242 p.
Lccn
36028573
Other physical details
illus.
System control number
665363

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