The Resource Golden age gospel quartets, Volume one, 1947-1954

Golden age gospel quartets, Volume one, 1947-1954

Label
Golden age gospel quartets, Volume one, 1947-1954
Title
Golden age gospel quartets
Title number
Volume one
Title part
1947-1954
Contributor
Singer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
SDL
Date of event
1947 and 1954
Form of composition
gospel music
Format of music
not applicable
Music parts
not applicable
Other event information
Recorded between
PerformerNote
Various performers. The Southern Harmonizers includes Essie Hayden, piano ; The Pilgrim Travelers (Kylo Turner, Keith Barber, lead ; J.W. Alexander, tenor ; Jesse Whitaker, baritone ; Raphael Taylor, bass) ; The Golden Echoes (Wilmer "Little Axe" Broadnax, Paul Foster, lead ; Eldridge Bostic, tenor ; Jimmy Copeland, baritone ; James Ricks, bass) ; The Paramount Singers (Vance "Tiny" Powell, Joseph Dean, lead ; Archie Reynolds, Geno Terrell, tenor ; E. Morris Kelly, baritone ; Ben Williams bass) ; The Soul Stirrers (R.H. Harris, James H. Medlock, lead ; Sam Cooke, lead, tenor ; Paul Foster, lead, baritone ; Senior Roy Crain, tenor ; R.B. Robinson, Thomas L. Bruster, baritone ; Jesse J. Farley, bass) ; The Detroiters (Oliver L. Green, Leroy Barnes, lead ; Dempsey Harrison, tenor ; Bill Johnson, baritone ; Robert Thomas, bass ; Nathaniel L. Howard, piano) ; The Chosen Gospel Singers (E.J. Brumfield, Fred Sims, George Butler, lead ; Oscar Cook, baritone ; J.B. Randall, bass) ; The Swan Silvertones (Paul Owens, Claude Jeter, lead ; John H. Myles, baritone ; Henry K. Bossard, bass) ; Soloman Womack, soloist ; The Original Five Blind Boys of Alabama (Clarence Fountain, Samuel K. Lewis, lead ; George Scott, guitar, lead ; George W. Warren, tenor ; Olice Thomas, baritone ; Johnny Fields, bass) ; The West Coast Jubilees (Presley Thomas, Richard Wilike Richardson, Ace H. Fletcher, lead ; Freeman Jingles, tenor ; James Knowles, bass)
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Southern Harmonizers (Musical group)
  • Pilgrim Travelers (Musical group)
  • Golden Echoes (Musical group)
  • Paramount Singers
  • Soul Stirrers (Musical group)
  • Detroiters (Musical group)
  • Chosen Gospel Singers
  • Swan Silvertones
  • Blind Boys of Alabama
  • West Coast Jubilees (Musical group)
Series statement
Legends of gospel
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  • Gospel music
  • Live sound recordings
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Golden age gospel quartets, Volume one, 1947-1954
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Title from disc label
  • Gospel songs
  • This compilation contains previously released recordings but primarily unissued recordings and a few live recordings
  • Compact disc
  • Program notes by Lee Hildebrand and Opal Nations on container insert
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
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
These old bones (Southern Harmonizers) (2:27) -- What are they doing in heaven today? (Southern Harmonizers) (2:36) -- Old rugged cross / George Bennard (Pilgrim Travelers) (2:35) -- He will remember me / E.M. Bartlett (Pilgrim Travelers) (2:31) -- Since I laid my burden down (Glory, glory hallelujah) (Golden Echoes) (2:51) -- Where shall I be (When the first trumpet sounds)? / Dorothy Love Coates (Golden Echoes) (2:39) -- He means so much to me (Paramount Singers) (2:34) -- Heaven in my view (Paramount Singers) (2:50) -- Faith and grace / I.J. Johnson (Soul Stirrers) (2:48) -- By and by / Charles Tindley (Soul Stirrers) (4:44) -- Jesus hits like the atom bomb / Lee V. McCullom (Pilgrim Travelers) (2:14) -- Jesus, I'm thankful / J.W. Alexander (Pilgrim Travelers) (2:22) -- Let Jesus lead you (Detroiters) (2:37) -- Mother, I need your prayer / William Johnson (Detroiters) (2:43) -- Peace in the valley / Thomas A. Dorsey (Soul Stirrers) (2:40) -- Christ is all / Kenneth Morris (Soul Stirrers) (2:40) -- Before this time another year / E.J. Brumfield (Chosen Gospel Singers) (2:39) -- Leaning on the Lord (Chosen Gospel Singers) (2:29) -- I'm coming home (Swan Silvertones) (3:05) -- He won't deny me (Swan Silvertones) (2:37) -- Weary traveller / Barber, Turner (Pilgrim Travelers) (2:21) -- My old home / Kylo Turner (Pilgrim Travelers) (2:31) -- There is a fountain / William Cowper (Original Five Blind Boys of Alabama) (3:17) -- Marching up to Zion (Original Five Blind Boys of Alabama) (2:05) -- Since Jesus came into my heart / McDaniel, Gabriel (live) (West Coast Jubilees) (4:10) -- He'll be there / Alex Bradford (live) (West Coast Jubilees) (7:19)
Control code
38874199
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
Note
UMKC: Marr copy forms part of the George Kovats Collection.
Other control number
022211706922
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
SPCD-7069-2
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)38874199
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Golden age gospel quartets, Volume one, 1947-1954
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Title from disc label
  • Gospel songs
  • This compilation contains previously released recordings but primarily unissued recordings and a few live recordings
  • Compact disc
  • Program notes by Lee Hildebrand and Opal Nations on container insert
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
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
These old bones (Southern Harmonizers) (2:27) -- What are they doing in heaven today? (Southern Harmonizers) (2:36) -- Old rugged cross / George Bennard (Pilgrim Travelers) (2:35) -- He will remember me / E.M. Bartlett (Pilgrim Travelers) (2:31) -- Since I laid my burden down (Glory, glory hallelujah) (Golden Echoes) (2:51) -- Where shall I be (When the first trumpet sounds)? / Dorothy Love Coates (Golden Echoes) (2:39) -- He means so much to me (Paramount Singers) (2:34) -- Heaven in my view (Paramount Singers) (2:50) -- Faith and grace / I.J. Johnson (Soul Stirrers) (2:48) -- By and by / Charles Tindley (Soul Stirrers) (4:44) -- Jesus hits like the atom bomb / Lee V. McCullom (Pilgrim Travelers) (2:14) -- Jesus, I'm thankful / J.W. Alexander (Pilgrim Travelers) (2:22) -- Let Jesus lead you (Detroiters) (2:37) -- Mother, I need your prayer / William Johnson (Detroiters) (2:43) -- Peace in the valley / Thomas A. Dorsey (Soul Stirrers) (2:40) -- Christ is all / Kenneth Morris (Soul Stirrers) (2:40) -- Before this time another year / E.J. Brumfield (Chosen Gospel Singers) (2:39) -- Leaning on the Lord (Chosen Gospel Singers) (2:29) -- I'm coming home (Swan Silvertones) (3:05) -- He won't deny me (Swan Silvertones) (2:37) -- Weary traveller / Barber, Turner (Pilgrim Travelers) (2:21) -- My old home / Kylo Turner (Pilgrim Travelers) (2:31) -- There is a fountain / William Cowper (Original Five Blind Boys of Alabama) (3:17) -- Marching up to Zion (Original Five Blind Boys of Alabama) (2:05) -- Since Jesus came into my heart / McDaniel, Gabriel (live) (West Coast Jubilees) (4:10) -- He'll be there / Alex Bradford (live) (West Coast Jubilees) (7:19)
Control code
38874199
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
Note
UMKC: Marr copy forms part of the George Kovats Collection.
Other control number
022211706922
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
SPCD-7069-2
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)38874199
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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