The Resource Angola prisoners' blues, (sound recording)

Angola prisoners' blues, (sound recording)

Label
Angola prisoners' blues
Title
Angola prisoners' blues
Contributor
Performer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Related
Accompanying matter
  • libretto or text
  • biography of performer or history of ensemble
Cataloging source
UMK
Form of composition
blues
Format of music
not applicable
PerformerNote
Performed by Robert Pete Williams, Mathew "Hogman" Maxey, and Robert "Guitar" Welch
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1914-1980
  • 1917-
  • 1896-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Williams, Robert Pete
  • Maxey, Hogman
  • Welch, Guitar
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Prisoners' songs
  • Blues (Music)
  • African Americans
Label
Angola prisoners' blues, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Blues
  • Recorded at Angola State Penitentiary, Angola, La. in 1959
  • Re-release of an Arhoolie recording; originally issued as Folklyric LP no. A-3
  • Program notes by Harry Oster and musicological analysis by Paul B. Crawford on container; Texts of songs inserted 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
Levee Camp blues -- Stagolee -- Electric chair blues -- Prisoner's talking blues -- Motherless children have a hard time -- Black night fallin' -- Some got six months -- I'm gonna leave you Mama -- I'm lonesome blues
Control code
44547338
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm
Publisher number
  • 2011
  • A-3
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Angola prisoners' blues, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Blues
  • Recorded at Angola State Penitentiary, Angola, La. in 1959
  • Re-release of an Arhoolie recording; originally issued as Folklyric LP no. A-3
  • Program notes by Harry Oster and musicological analysis by Paul B. Crawford on container; Texts of songs inserted 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
Levee Camp blues -- Stagolee -- Electric chair blues -- Prisoner's talking blues -- Motherless children have a hard time -- Black night fallin' -- Some got six months -- I'm gonna leave you Mama -- I'm lonesome blues
Control code
44547338
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm
Publisher number
  • 2011
  • A-3
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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