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Sacred roots of the blues [sound recording].

Evans, David. (Added Author). Feldman, Barry. (Added Author).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Berklee College of Music.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Stan Getz Library CD 25439 37684000993855 Ralph's Corner - Doo Wop Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 sound disc (78 min., 27 sec.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: New York : Bluebird : p2004.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Program notes by David Evans in container insert.
Formatted Contents Note:
Gabriel / Elder Charles Beck & his congregation (2:36) -- Amazing grace / Rev. J.M. Gates (3:13) -- Oh, death! / Pace Jubilee Singers (3:24) -- Certainly Lord / Deacon A. Wilson (3:19) -- Go down Moses / Tuskegee Institute Singers (3:15) -- Po' Mo'ner got a home at last / Fisk University Jubilee Quartet (3:07) -- The liar / Rev. Isaiah Shelton (2:53) -- Job / Golden Gate Jubilee Quartet (2:37) -- Nobody knows de trouble I've seen / Marian Anderson (2:40) -- Deep river / Paul Robeson (2:19) -- Poor mourner / Dinwiddie Colored Quartette (2:53) -- Honey in the rock / Blind Mamie Forehand (2:40) -- The lion and the tribes of Judah / Lonnie Mcintorsh (3:08) -- Fifty miles of elbow room / Rev. F.W. McGee and congregation (2:36) -- He got better things for you / Memphis Sanctified Singers (2:55) -- The promise true and grand / Washington White (3:03) -- Leave it there / Pace Jubilee Singers (3:04) -- Going up the King's Highway / Connie Rosemond (2:23) -- Hide you in the blood / Taskiana Four (2:25) -- Peter on the sea / Utica Institute Jubilee Singers (1:55) -- Ezekial saw de wheel, Swing low sweet chariot, Keep ya' hand on the plow hold on / Hall Johnson Negro Choir (4:19) -- Happy am I / Elder Lightfoot Solomon Michaux (3:18) -- Precious Lord, take my hand / Heavenly Gospel Singers (2:56) -- Holding on, part 1 / Mme. Ernestine Washington and the Milleraires (2:40) -- Holding on, part 2 / Mme. Ernestine Washington and the Milleraires (1:46) -- I'm free at last / Southern Sons (3:15) -- Preach my word / The Five Trumpets (2:18).
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Reissue produced by David Evans and Barry Feldman.
Participant or Performer Note:
Various artists.
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded between November 29, 1902 and March 10, 1954.
System Details Note:
Compact disc.
Subject: Gospel music
Sacred music
Blues (Music) > To 1931
Blues (Music) > 1931-1940
Blues (Music) > 1941-1950
Blues (Music) > 1951-1960

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