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The Resource The original Mercury recordings, [performed by] Lester Flatt and Earl Scruggs, (sound recording)

The original Mercury recordings, [performed by] Lester Flatt and Earl Scruggs, (sound recording)

Label
The original Mercury recordings
Title
The original Mercury recordings
Statement of responsibility
[performed by] Lester Flatt and Earl Scruggs
Title variation
Mercury sessions
Creator
Contributor
Editor
Performer
Subject
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/creatorName
Flatt, Lester
Date time place
Recorded 1948-1949 in Cincinnati and Oct. 1950 in Tampa
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
not applicable
PerformerNote
Lester Flatt, guitar ; Earl Scruggs, banjo ; various assisting instrumentalists and various vocal combinations
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Scruggs, Earl
  • Rosenberg, Neil V.
Series statement
Rounder special series
Series volume
SS18-SS19
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Bluegrass music
Label
The original Mercury recordings, [performed by] Lester Flatt and Earl Scruggs, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Rounder: PSP 5003 ; PSP 5004
  • Country and bluegrass music
  • Edited and annotated by Neil V. Rosenberg
  • Reissued from Mercury recordings
  • "Polygram Special Projects"; "Rounder, produced under license from Polygram Records"--Containers
  • In 2 containers
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
v. 1. Take me in a lifeboat ; We'll meet again sweetheart ; Old salty dog blues ; Farewell blues ; Is it too late now ; Cora is gone ; So happy I'll be ; Roll in my sweet baby's arms ; No mother or dad ; Back to the cross ; Pike County breakdown ; I'll just pretend ; Down the road ; I'll be going to heaven sometime
Control code
14520369
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
2 sound discs
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Lccn
86743164
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, stereo.
Publisher number
  • PSP 5003
  • PSP 5004
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The original Mercury recordings, [performed by] Lester Flatt and Earl Scruggs, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Rounder: PSP 5003 ; PSP 5004
  • Country and bluegrass music
  • Edited and annotated by Neil V. Rosenberg
  • Reissued from Mercury recordings
  • "Polygram Special Projects"; "Rounder, produced under license from Polygram Records"--Containers
  • In 2 containers
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
v. 1. Take me in a lifeboat ; We'll meet again sweetheart ; Old salty dog blues ; Farewell blues ; Is it too late now ; Cora is gone ; So happy I'll be ; Roll in my sweet baby's arms ; No mother or dad ; Back to the cross ; Pike County breakdown ; I'll just pretend ; Down the road ; I'll be going to heaven sometime
Control code
14520369
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
2 sound discs
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Lccn
86743164
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, stereo.
Publisher number
  • PSP 5003
  • PSP 5004
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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