WorldCat Identities

House, Roger 1957-

Overview
Works: 3 works in 8 publications in 2 languages and 1,533 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Music 
Roles: Performer
Classifications: ML420.B78, 782.421643092
Publication Timeline
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Publications about  Roger House Publications about Roger House
Publications by  Roger House Publications by Roger House
Most widely held works by Roger House
Blue smoke the recorded journey of Big Bill Broonzy by Roger House ( )
6 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A contemporary of blues greats Blind Blake, Tampa Red, and Papa Charlie Jackson, Chicago blues artist William "Big Bill" Broonzy influenced an array of postwar musicians, including Muddy Waters, Memphis Slim, and J. B. Lenior. In Blue Smoke, Roger House tells the extraordinary story of "Big Bill," a working-class bluesman whose circumstances offer a window into the dramatic social transformations faced by African Americans during the first half of the twentieth century. One in a family of twenty-one children and reared by sharecropper parents in Mississippi, Broonzy seemed destined to stay on
Sweet grass music ( Recording )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Sweet Grass Festival by 1980, Val d'Or, Québec> Sweet Grass Festival <1 ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1982 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
Audience Level
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Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.35 (from 0.00 for Sweet Gras ... to 0.47 for Sweet gras ...)
Languages
English (7)
German (1)
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