The Resource The essential Doc Watson, Doc Watson

The essential Doc Watson, Doc Watson

Label
The essential Doc Watson
Title
The essential Doc Watson
Statement of responsibility
Doc Watson
Contributor
Arranger of music
Instrumentalist
Singer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Related
Cataloging source
TAW
Credits note
Produced by Ralph Rinzer, except tracks 10, 11, 12, produced by Jack Lothrop
Date of event
1963 and 1964
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
not applicable
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Doc Watson, harmonica, banjo, guitar, vocals ; with assisting instrumentalists, including: Tommy Jackson, Buddy Spicher, Gaither Carlton, Fred Price, fiddle ; Don Stover, banjo ; Arnold Watson, banjo, vocals ; Shot Jackson, dobro ; Grady Martin, dobro, guitar ; Merle Watson, guitar ; Eric Weissberg, Russ Savacus, Junior Huskey, bass ; Floyd Cramer, piano ; Buddy Harmon, drums. Mrs. G.D. Watson, Clint Howard, vocals
Place of event
  • Recorded live
  • at the Newport Folk Festivals, Rhode Island
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1901-1972
  • 1915-1987
  • 1928-1996
  • 1929-
  • 1933-1997
  • 1930-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Watson, Doc
  • Jackson, Tommy
  • Spicher, Buddy
  • Carlton, Gaither
  • Price, Fred
  • Stover, Don
  • Watson, Arnold
  • Jackson, Shot
  • Martin, Grady
  • Watson, Merle
  • Weissberg, Eric
  • Savakus, Russ
  • Huskey, Roy M.
  • Cramer, Floyd
  • Harman, Buddy
  • Howard, Clint
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Folk songs, English
  • Folk music
  • Blues (Music)
  • Country music
  • Bluegrass music
  • Live sound recordings
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The essential Doc Watson, Doc Watson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Previously released as VSD-45/46
  • Title from disc label
  • Country songs, folk songs, bluegrass music, principally traditional
  • Compact disc
  • Analog recording
  • Issued also as cassettes
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical 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
Tom Dooley (arranged, adapted Doc Watson) (3:13) -- Alberta (arranged, adapted Doc Watson) (2:40) -- Froggie went a-courtin' / traditional (4:02) -- Beaumont rag (arranged, adapted Doc Watson) (1:37) -- St. James Hospital / James Baker (3:25) -- Muskrat (arranged, adapted Doc Watson) (2:51) -- Down in the valley to pray (arranged, adapted Doc Watson) (1:57) -- Blue railroad train / Alton Delmore (2:41) -- Rising sun blues / version by Clarence T. Ashley (4:17) -- Shady grove (arranged, adapted Doc Watson) (2:55) -- My rough and rowdy ways / Jimmy Rodgers, Elsie McWilliams (2:28) -- The train that carried my girl from town (arranged, adapted Doc Watson) (3:45) -- Black Mountain rag (arranged, adapted Doc Watson) (1:30) -- I was a stranger / Jimmy Rodgers (3:05) -- Blueridge Mountain blues (2:20) -- Country blues (arranged, adapted Doc Boggs) (3:05) -- Groundhog (arranged, adapted Doc Watson) (1:40) -- Little orphan girl (arranged, adapted Doc Watson) (2:50) -- Blackberry blossom (arranged, adapted Doc Watson) (1:50) -- Going down this road feeling bad (arranged, adapted Doc Watson) (2:05) -- Rambling hobo (arranged, adapted Doc Watson) (0:50) -- Little Omie Wise (arranged, adapted Doc Watson) (4:05) -- Handsome Molly (2:00) -- Whitehouse blues / Charlie Poole (1:30) -- I want to love Him more (2:05) -- Way downtown (arranged, adapted Doc Watson) (2:00)
Control code
15871664
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 Stephen R. Johnson Collection.
Other control number
015707454629
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
VCD-45/46
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)15871664
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The essential Doc Watson, Doc Watson
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Previously released as VSD-45/46
  • Title from disc label
  • Country songs, folk songs, bluegrass music, principally traditional
  • Compact disc
  • Analog recording
  • Issued also as cassettes
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical 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
Tom Dooley (arranged, adapted Doc Watson) (3:13) -- Alberta (arranged, adapted Doc Watson) (2:40) -- Froggie went a-courtin' / traditional (4:02) -- Beaumont rag (arranged, adapted Doc Watson) (1:37) -- St. James Hospital / James Baker (3:25) -- Muskrat (arranged, adapted Doc Watson) (2:51) -- Down in the valley to pray (arranged, adapted Doc Watson) (1:57) -- Blue railroad train / Alton Delmore (2:41) -- Rising sun blues / version by Clarence T. Ashley (4:17) -- Shady grove (arranged, adapted Doc Watson) (2:55) -- My rough and rowdy ways / Jimmy Rodgers, Elsie McWilliams (2:28) -- The train that carried my girl from town (arranged, adapted Doc Watson) (3:45) -- Black Mountain rag (arranged, adapted Doc Watson) (1:30) -- I was a stranger / Jimmy Rodgers (3:05) -- Blueridge Mountain blues (2:20) -- Country blues (arranged, adapted Doc Boggs) (3:05) -- Groundhog (arranged, adapted Doc Watson) (1:40) -- Little orphan girl (arranged, adapted Doc Watson) (2:50) -- Blackberry blossom (arranged, adapted Doc Watson) (1:50) -- Going down this road feeling bad (arranged, adapted Doc Watson) (2:05) -- Rambling hobo (arranged, adapted Doc Watson) (0:50) -- Little Omie Wise (arranged, adapted Doc Watson) (4:05) -- Handsome Molly (2:00) -- Whitehouse blues / Charlie Poole (1:30) -- I want to love Him more (2:05) -- Way downtown (arranged, adapted Doc Watson) (2:00)
Control code
15871664
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 Stephen R. Johnson Collection.
Other control number
015707454629
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
VCD-45/46
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)15871664
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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