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The Resource Father of the blues, W.C. Handy, (sound recording)

Father of the blues, W.C. Handy, (sound recording)

Label
Father of the blues
Title
Father of the blues
Statement of responsibility
W.C. Handy
Creator
Contributor
Performer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Related
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1873-1958
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Handy, W. C.
Date time place
Recorded Apr. 12, 1952, and Dec. 7, 1953
Form of composition
blues
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
  • M1630.18
  • DRG SL 5192
PerformerNote
W.C. Handy, vocals, guitar, and trumpet ; Charles Cooke, Adele Brown Whitney, piano ; Katherine Handy, vocals
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1904-1977
  • 1902-1982
  • 1873-1958
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cooke, Charles
  • Whitney, Adele Brown
  • Lewis, Katherine Handy
  • Handy, W. C.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Blues (Music)
  • Blues (Music)
Label
Father of the blues, W.C. Handy, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Reissue of: Blues revisited. Heritage LP-H 0052 (1953)
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
Talk : The ragtime era -- Joe Turner -- Talk : The Memphis blues -- Mr. Crump -- Talk : The blues -- Way down south where the blues began -- Talk : Reflections -- They so in tears shall weep in joy -- Beale Street blues -- Talk : Lincoln Jubilee Exhibition -- Hail to the spirit of freedom -- Talk : Theodore Roosevelt -- Big stick blues -- St. Louis blues -- St. Louis blues (Katherine Handy) -- I see though my eyes are closed
Control code
7823991
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Kind of cutting
lateral or combined cutting
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic
Lccn
88750990
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Note
UMKC: Forms part of the Charlie Menees Collection.
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm
Publisher number
  • SL 5192
  • LP-H 0052
Special playback characteristics
unknown
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Father of the blues, W.C. Handy, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
Reissue of: Blues revisited. Heritage LP-H 0052 (1953)
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
Talk : The ragtime era -- Joe Turner -- Talk : The Memphis blues -- Mr. Crump -- Talk : The blues -- Way down south where the blues began -- Talk : Reflections -- They so in tears shall weep in joy -- Beale Street blues -- Talk : Lincoln Jubilee Exhibition -- Hail to the spirit of freedom -- Talk : Theodore Roosevelt -- Big stick blues -- St. Louis blues -- St. Louis blues (Katherine Handy) -- I see though my eyes are closed
Control code
7823991
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Kind of cutting
lateral or combined cutting
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic
Lccn
88750990
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Note
UMKC: Forms part of the Charlie Menees Collection.
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm
Publisher number
  • SL 5192
  • LP-H 0052
Special playback characteristics
unknown
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

Library Locations

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