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The Resource The Midnight Special, Leadbelly, (sound recording)

The Midnight Special, Leadbelly, (sound recording)

Label
The Midnight Special
Title
The Midnight Special
Statement of responsibility
Leadbelly
Creator
Contributor
Performer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Related
Member of
Accompanying matter
  • biography of performer or history of ensemble
  • technical information on music
  • historical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1885-1949
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Leadbelly
Date time place
Recorded in New York City, June 15 and 17, 1940
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
not applicable
PerformerNote
"16 historic blues and folk recordings," sung by Leadbelly (Huddie Ledbetter) accompanying himself on the 12-string guitar, in part with the Golden Gate Quartet
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Golden Gate Quartet
Series statement
Vintage series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Blues (Music)
  • Folk songs, English
  • Ballads, English
Label
The Midnight Special, Leadbelly, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Folk, jazz and blues songs
  • Program notes by John Reynolds on 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
Easy rider (3:00) -- Good morning blues (2:55) -- Pick a bale of cotton (3:00) -- Sail on, little girl, sail on (3:15) -- New York City (3:05) -- Rock Island Line (2:35) -- Roberta (3:00) -- Gray goose (2:56) -- The Midnight Special (3:15) -- Alberta (3:10) -- You can't lose-a me Cholly (3:00) -- T.B. blues (3:07) -- Red cross store blues (3:05) -- Whoa back Buck (3:10) -- Don't you love your daddy no more? (3:00) -- I'm on my last go-round (3:12)
Control code
2998607
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Lccn
r 64001776
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Note
UMKC: Marr copy forms part of the Dave Dexter Collection.
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono.
Publisher number
LPV 505
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The Midnight Special, Leadbelly, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Folk, jazz and blues songs
  • Program notes by John Reynolds on 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
Easy rider (3:00) -- Good morning blues (2:55) -- Pick a bale of cotton (3:00) -- Sail on, little girl, sail on (3:15) -- New York City (3:05) -- Rock Island Line (2:35) -- Roberta (3:00) -- Gray goose (2:56) -- The Midnight Special (3:15) -- Alberta (3:10) -- You can't lose-a me Cholly (3:00) -- T.B. blues (3:07) -- Red cross store blues (3:05) -- Whoa back Buck (3:10) -- Don't you love your daddy no more? (3:00) -- I'm on my last go-round (3:12)
Control code
2998607
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Lccn
r 64001776
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Note
UMKC: Marr copy forms part of the Dave Dexter Collection.
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono.
Publisher number
LPV 505
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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