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The Resource Golden age gospel quartets, Volume two, 1954-1963

Golden age gospel quartets, Volume two, 1954-1963

Label
Golden age gospel quartets, Volume two, 1954-1963
Title
Golden age gospel quartets
Title number
Volume two
Title part
1954-1963
Contributor
Composer
Instrumentalist
Lyricist
Singer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
SDL
Date of event
1954, March 2 (track 1); April 28 (track 3-5); 1955 February 16 (track 2); January 13 (track 6, 8); 1956 February 3 (track 13); August 2 (track 7); 1956 (tracks 9-12); 1957 March 7-8 (tracks 14-15); April 10 (tracks 16-17); 1958 March 4 (track 18); 1962 April 7 (track 19); May 3 (tracks 21-22); May 18 (track 23); May 30 (track 20); 1963 January 5 (track 24); September 26 (track 25-27) ;
Form of composition
gospel music
Format of music
not applicable
Music parts
not applicable
Other event information
Recorded
PerformerNote
Various performers. Soul Stirrers (Leroy Crume, guitar, baritone vocals ; Faidest Wagoner, Edwin Robinson, Evelyn Gay, piano ; Willie Webb, organ ; L.C. Cook, drums ; Sam Cooke, lead, tenor vocals ; Senior Roy Crain, tenor vocals ; Paul Foster, lead, baritone vocals ; R.B. Robinson, Bob King, baritone vocals ; Jesse J. Farley, bass vocals ; Johnnie Taylor, lead vocals (track 18)) ; Chosen Gospel Singers (Lou Rawls, lead vocals ; Preston Whitted, Sam Thomas, Raeford Blair, vocals) ; Pilgrim Travelers (Kylo Turner, Keith Barber, lead vocals ; J.W. Alexander, Walter Budgett, tenor vocals ; Jesse Whitaker, baritone vocals ; George McCurn, bass vocals) ; Pilgrim Jubilee Singer (Arthur Crume, guitar ; Elgie C.B. Graham, Cleve Graham, lead vocals ; Clay Graham, tenor vocals ; Major Roberson, baritone vocals ; Kenny Madden, bass vocals) ; Original Five Blind Boys of Alabama (Roy Porter, drums ; George Scott, guitar, tenor vocals ; Clarence Fountain, lead vocals ; Percell Perkins, lead, tenor vocals ; George Warren, tenor vocals ; Olcie Thomas, baritone vocals ; Johnny Fields, bass vocals) ; Gate City Singers (Nathaniel Sandord, guitar, vocals ; Bernard Patton, Richard Henderson, lead vocals ; Joseph Davison, Leroy Gilligan, Benjamin Miles, vocals) ; Capitol City Stars (Amos Bell, piano ; John Noble, Elliott McIlwain, William Jeter, Walter Mikell, Edwin Hall, Jr., vocals) ; Clefs of Calvary (Richard Franklin, guitar ; Leo Farley, Leonard Gaskin, bass ; Ezell Wilkins, piano, vocals ; James Phelps, lead, tenor vocals ; Calvin April, Willie Harris, Lester Earl, Percy Clark, vocals) ; Gable-Airs (Roscoe Lindsay, Jr., McKinley Kines, lead vocals ; Albert Craffenreed, Cleodis Coburn, tenor vocals ; Arthur Crutcher, baritone vocals ; Jessie James Lee, bass vocals) ; variously Gwendolyn Cooper, piano ; Robert Banks, organ ; Herbie Lovelle, drums
Place of event
variously Master Recorders, Radio Recorders, Roy's Record Shop, Hollywood, California; Universal Recording Studios, Chicago, Illinois; Cosimo Recording Studio, New Orleans, Louisiana; Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1916-1996
  • 1923-1998
  • 1952-
  • 1932-2010
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cook, L. C.
  • Cooke, Sam
  • Crain, Roy
  • Farley, J. J.
  • Taylor, Johnnie
  • Rawls, Lou
  • Alexander, James W.
  • Whitaker, Jesse
  • McCurn, George
  • Graham, Clay
  • Porter, Roy
  • Fountain, Clarence
  • Sanford, Nathaniel
  • Bell, Amos
  • Franklin, Richard
  • Gaskin, Leonard
  • Phelps, James
  • Lovelle, Herb
  • Soul Stirrers (Musical group)
  • Chosen Gospel Singers
  • Pilgrim Travelers (Musical group)
  • Pilgrim Jubilee Singers
  • Blind Boys of Alabama
  • Gate City Singers
  • Capitol City Stars
  • Clefs of Calvary (Musical group)
  • Gable-Airs (Musical group)
Series statement
Legends of gospel
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gospel music
  • Gospel music
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Golden age gospel quartets, Volume two, 1954-1963
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Gospel songs
  • Title from disc label
  • This compilation contains previously released material
  • 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
He'll make a way / C. Levert (Soul Stirrers) (2:36) -- Be with me Jesus / Sam Cooke (Soul Stirrers) (2:25) -- Don't worry about me / trad. (Chosen Gospel Singers) (2:20) -- What a wonderful sight / unknown (Chosen Gospel Singers) (2:18) -- Lifeboat is coming / trad. (Chosen Gospel Singers) (2:07) -- Straight street / Jesse Whitaker, J.W. Alexander (Pilgrim Travelers) (2:11) -- After while / (Keith Barber, arranger) (Pilgrim Travelers) (2:07) -- Did you stop to pray this morning? / R. Westmoreland (Pilgrim Travelers) (2:26) -- What do you know (about Jesus)? / Wynona Carr (Pilgrim Jubilee Singers) (2:46) -- Oh, Lord / trad. (Pilgrim Jubilee Singers) (3:36) -- Tell Jesus (what you want) / trad. (Pilgrim Jubilee Singers) (2:46) -- Yesteryear / trad. (Pilgrim Jubilee Singers) (2:26) -- Broken heart of mine / (Johnny Fields, arranger) (Original Five Blind Boys of Alabama) (2:29) -- Goodbye mother / Percell Perkins (Original Five Blind Boys of Alabama) (2:29) -- I've been born again / Johnny Fields (Original Five Blind Boys of Alabama) (2:37) -- Were you there? / (S.R. Crain, arranger) (Soul Stirrers) (2:27) -- Sinner run to Jesus / Willie Sheperd (Soul Stirrers) (2:24) -- Out on a hill / Leroy Crume (Soul Stirrers) (2:37) -- I thank you Jesus / unknown (Gate City Singers) (3:15) -- Peace in the valley / Thomas A. Dorsey (Gate City Singers) (5:40) -- Friends talk about me / John Nobles (Capitol City Stars) (5:40) -- Jesus, I live to call your name / P. David (Capitol City Stars) (4:37) -- Troubles of this world / trad. (Clefs of Calvary) (2:25) -- Miracle temple / James Phelps (Clefs of Calvary) (3:25) -- Move upstairs / unknown (Gable-Airs) (3:25) -- Oh, how I love Jesus / Frederick Whitfield (Gable-Airs) (2:03) -- Travelin' shoes / trad. (Gable-Airs) (2:57)
Control code
38874203
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Lccn
2005574269
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
022211707028
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
SPCD-7070-2
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)38874203
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Golden age gospel quartets, Volume two, 1954-1963
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Gospel songs
  • Title from disc label
  • This compilation contains previously released material
  • 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
He'll make a way / C. Levert (Soul Stirrers) (2:36) -- Be with me Jesus / Sam Cooke (Soul Stirrers) (2:25) -- Don't worry about me / trad. (Chosen Gospel Singers) (2:20) -- What a wonderful sight / unknown (Chosen Gospel Singers) (2:18) -- Lifeboat is coming / trad. (Chosen Gospel Singers) (2:07) -- Straight street / Jesse Whitaker, J.W. Alexander (Pilgrim Travelers) (2:11) -- After while / (Keith Barber, arranger) (Pilgrim Travelers) (2:07) -- Did you stop to pray this morning? / R. Westmoreland (Pilgrim Travelers) (2:26) -- What do you know (about Jesus)? / Wynona Carr (Pilgrim Jubilee Singers) (2:46) -- Oh, Lord / trad. (Pilgrim Jubilee Singers) (3:36) -- Tell Jesus (what you want) / trad. (Pilgrim Jubilee Singers) (2:46) -- Yesteryear / trad. (Pilgrim Jubilee Singers) (2:26) -- Broken heart of mine / (Johnny Fields, arranger) (Original Five Blind Boys of Alabama) (2:29) -- Goodbye mother / Percell Perkins (Original Five Blind Boys of Alabama) (2:29) -- I've been born again / Johnny Fields (Original Five Blind Boys of Alabama) (2:37) -- Were you there? / (S.R. Crain, arranger) (Soul Stirrers) (2:27) -- Sinner run to Jesus / Willie Sheperd (Soul Stirrers) (2:24) -- Out on a hill / Leroy Crume (Soul Stirrers) (2:37) -- I thank you Jesus / unknown (Gate City Singers) (3:15) -- Peace in the valley / Thomas A. Dorsey (Gate City Singers) (5:40) -- Friends talk about me / John Nobles (Capitol City Stars) (5:40) -- Jesus, I live to call your name / P. David (Capitol City Stars) (4:37) -- Troubles of this world / trad. (Clefs of Calvary) (2:25) -- Miracle temple / James Phelps (Clefs of Calvary) (3:25) -- Move upstairs / unknown (Gable-Airs) (3:25) -- Oh, how I love Jesus / Frederick Whitfield (Gable-Airs) (2:03) -- Travelin' shoes / trad. (Gable-Airs) (2:57)
Control code
38874203
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Lccn
2005574269
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
022211707028
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
SPCD-7070-2
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)38874203
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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