WorldCat Identities

Leadbelly 1885-1949

Overview
Works: 1,096 works in 1,738 publications in 3 languages and 20,271 library holdings
Genres: Music  Folk songs, English  Folk music  Popular music  Blues (Music)  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Juvenile works 
Roles: Performer, Author, Singer, Composer, Instrumentalist, Arranger, Lyricist, Other, Honoree, Contributor
Classifications: M1630.18, 784.4
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Most widely held works about Leadbelly
 
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Most widely held works by Leadbelly
Smithsonian Folkways children's music collection by Smithsonian Folkways( Recording )
3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of twenty-six children's songs, games, and poems from Smithsonian Folkways Recordings and Folkways Records, performed by such artists as Woody Guthrie, Ella Jenkins, and Pete Seeger
Smithsonian Folkways American roots collection ( Recording )
4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twenty-six tracks from outstanding Smithsonian Folkways recordings present a panorama of American roots music.TN
Folkways, the original vision songs of Woody Guthrie and Lead Belly by Woody Guthrie( Recording )
13 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Woody Guthrie sings folk songs by Woody Guthrie( Recording )
12 editions published between 1962 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Leadbelly sings folk songs by Leadbelly( Recording )
17 editions published between 1962 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Classic folk music from Smithsonian Folkways ( Recording )
4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Midnight special by Leadbelly( Recording )
32 editions published between 1942 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Classic protest songs ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
War, social injustice, and calls for action have long fueled the creative musical fire for many passionate artists. Here some of folk's greatest artists are featured in some of music's most powerful songs for change
Where did you sleep last night by Leadbelly( Recording )
10 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
If I had a hammer songs of hope & struggle by Pete Seeger( Recording )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Folkways, a vision shared a tribute to Woody Guthrie and Leadbelly by Woody Guthrie( Recording )
16 editions published in 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Classic railroad songs ( Recording )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Negro folk songs as sung by Lead Belly, "king of the twelve-string guitar players of the world," long-time convict in the penitentiaries of Texas and Louisiana by John A Lomax( )
2 editions published in 1936 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Classic African-American ballads from Smithsonian Folkways ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
That's why we're marching ( Recording )
3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Classic maritime music from Smithsonian Folkways recordings by Jeffrey Place( Recording )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lead Belly sings for children by Leadbelly( Recording )
10 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Classic blues from Smithsonian Folkways Recordings ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Classic African American gospel ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"...The collection does a good job of representing the genre's history."--Dirty Linen
Bourgeois blues by Leadbelly( Recording )
10 editions published between 1990 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Audience Level
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Audience Level
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  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.31 (from 0.13 for The Midnig ... to 0.94 for A tribute ...)
WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Belly, Lead
Belly Lead 1885-1949
Boyd, Walter 1885-1949
Huddie 'Leadbelly' Ledbetter
Huddie Ledbetter
Huddy "Leadbelly" Leadbetter
Huddy "Leadbelly" Ledbetter
Lead Belly.
Lead Belly 1885-1949
Leadbelly
Leadbelly 1885-1949
Leadbetter, Huddie, 1885-1949
Ledbetter, Huddie.
Ledbetter Huddie 1885-1949
Ledbetter, Huddie William
Ledbetter, Huddy Leadbelly 1885-1949
Languages
English (183)
French (1)
German (1)
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