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The Resource Classic African American gospel, (sound recording)

Classic African American gospel, (sound recording)

Label
Classic African American gospel
Title
Classic African American gospel
Title variation
African American gospel
Contributor
Performer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Over a half century of select recordings paint a broad panorama of African-American gospel music
  • " ... The collection does a good job of representing the genre's history."--Dirty Linen
Accompanying matter
  • discography
  • bibliography
  • biography of performer or history of ensemble
  • technical information on music
  • historical information
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Date time place
Recorded 1945-1998
Dewey number
782.42543
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
M2198
LC item number
.C53 2008
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Various performers
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1906-1985
  • 1914-1983
  • 1879-1949
  • 1896-1972
  • 1924-1999
  • 1885-1949
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sprott, Horace
  • Dockett, Alvin
  • Montgomery, Little Brother
  • Gresham, Willie
  • Johnson, Juanita
  • Washington, Ernestine B.
  • Johnson, Bunk
  • Terry, Sonny
  • Beck
  • Bowen
  • Davis, Gary
  • Reed, Dock
  • Sellers, John
  • Cotten, Elizabeth
  • Hamer, Fannie Lou
  • Pickney, Mary
  • Leadbelly
  • Starlight Gospel Singers
  • Blessed (Musical group)
  • Jubilee Singers (Fisk University)
  • Missionary Quintet
  • Thrasher Wonders (Musical group)
  • Gospel Tones
  • Two Gospel Keys (Musical group)
  • Combined Gospel Choirs (Union County, N.C.)
  • Mississippi Mass Choir
  • First Independent Holy Church of God and Unity (Marion, Ala.)
  • Madison's Lively Stones (Musical group)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gospel music
  • Spirituals (Songs)
  • African Americans
  • Jazz
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Classic African American gospel, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Spirituals, guitar evangelists, "shout" bands, quartets, and choirs"--Container
  • Previously released recordings
  • Compact disc
  • Program notes notes by Kip Lornell and bibliographical references (29 p. : ill., port.) inserted in container
Bar code
  • 31223122583181
  • 31223122583165
Capture and storage technique
unknown
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
  • (3:46)
  • When I was sinkin' down
  • (The Fisk Jubilee Singers)
  • (2:32)
  • Just got over at last
  • (Little Brother Montgomery)
  • (2:19)
  • Moses smote the water
  • (The Thrasher Wonders)
  • (2:00)
  • Jesus going to make up my dying bed
  • Soon, one mornin'
  • (Rev. Willie Gresham and his congregation)
  • (4:56)
  • Dry bones:
  • Ezekiel saw the wheel
  • (The Missionary Quintet)
  • (5:28)
  • Holy ghost
  • (Juanita Johnson and the Gospel Tones)
  • (3:15)
  • (Horace Sprott)
  • Where could I go
  • (Sister Ernestine Washington with Bunk Johnson)
  • (2:50)
  • Oh what a beautiful city
  • (Sonny Terry)
  • (2:23)
  • You've got to move
  • (Two Gospel Keys)
  • (2:45)
  • Let the church say amen
  • (4:20)
  • (Elder Charles D. Beck and choir)
  • (1:12)
  • I heard the voice of Jesus say
  • (Bishop Bowen and the Combined Gospel Choirs)
  • (4:47)
  • If I had my way
  • (Rev. Gary Davis)
  • (4:43)
  • Low down death right easy
  • (Dock Reed)
  • Oh Lord, I'm so glad I got good religion
  • (2:15)
  • He's my rock
  • (Brother John Sellers ; with assisting musicians)
  • (2:21)
  • Hallelujah, it is done
  • (Elizabeth Cotten)
  • (1:30)
  • We praise Your holy name
  • (Mississippi Mass Choir)
  • (5:49)
  • (Starlight Gospel Singers)
  • Don't let His name go down
  • (First Independent Holy Church of God and Unity)
  • (1:24)
  • Go tell it on the mountain
  • (Fannie Lou Hamer)
  • (3:01)
  • Been in the storm so long
  • (Mary Pinckney [i.e. Pickney])
  • (3:04)
  • Every time I feel the spirit
  • (2:22)
  • Swing low sweet chariot
  • They hung Him on the cross
  • (Lead Belly ; with Huddie Ledbetter)
  • (3:23)
  • It's time to make a change
  • (Madison's Lively Stones)
  • (3:18)
  • Thank you, Lord
  • (Alvin Dockett and Blessed)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Lccn
2012621366
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
093074019429
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
SFW CD 40194
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)190702449
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Classic African American gospel, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • "Spirituals, guitar evangelists, "shout" bands, quartets, and choirs"--Container
  • Previously released recordings
  • Compact disc
  • Program notes notes by Kip Lornell and bibliographical references (29 p. : ill., port.) inserted in container
Bar code
  • 31223122583181
  • 31223122583165
Capture and storage technique
unknown
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
  • (3:46)
  • When I was sinkin' down
  • (The Fisk Jubilee Singers)
  • (2:32)
  • Just got over at last
  • (Little Brother Montgomery)
  • (2:19)
  • Moses smote the water
  • (The Thrasher Wonders)
  • (2:00)
  • Jesus going to make up my dying bed
  • Soon, one mornin'
  • (Rev. Willie Gresham and his congregation)
  • (4:56)
  • Dry bones:
  • Ezekiel saw the wheel
  • (The Missionary Quintet)
  • (5:28)
  • Holy ghost
  • (Juanita Johnson and the Gospel Tones)
  • (3:15)
  • (Horace Sprott)
  • Where could I go
  • (Sister Ernestine Washington with Bunk Johnson)
  • (2:50)
  • Oh what a beautiful city
  • (Sonny Terry)
  • (2:23)
  • You've got to move
  • (Two Gospel Keys)
  • (2:45)
  • Let the church say amen
  • (4:20)
  • (Elder Charles D. Beck and choir)
  • (1:12)
  • I heard the voice of Jesus say
  • (Bishop Bowen and the Combined Gospel Choirs)
  • (4:47)
  • If I had my way
  • (Rev. Gary Davis)
  • (4:43)
  • Low down death right easy
  • (Dock Reed)
  • Oh Lord, I'm so glad I got good religion
  • (2:15)
  • He's my rock
  • (Brother John Sellers ; with assisting musicians)
  • (2:21)
  • Hallelujah, it is done
  • (Elizabeth Cotten)
  • (1:30)
  • We praise Your holy name
  • (Mississippi Mass Choir)
  • (5:49)
  • (Starlight Gospel Singers)
  • Don't let His name go down
  • (First Independent Holy Church of God and Unity)
  • (1:24)
  • Go tell it on the mountain
  • (Fannie Lou Hamer)
  • (3:01)
  • Been in the storm so long
  • (Mary Pinckney [i.e. Pickney])
  • (3:04)
  • Every time I feel the spirit
  • (2:22)
  • Swing low sweet chariot
  • They hung Him on the cross
  • (Lead Belly ; with Huddie Ledbetter)
  • (3:23)
  • It's time to make a change
  • (Madison's Lively Stones)
  • (3:18)
  • Thank you, Lord
  • (Alvin Dockett and Blessed)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Lccn
2012621366
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
093074019429
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
SFW CD 40194
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)190702449
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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