WorldCat Identities

Lomax, John A. (John Avery) 1867-1948

Overview
Works: 378 works in 918 publications in 3 languages and 18,926 library holdings
Genres: Music  Poetry  Spirituals (Songs)  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Field recordings  Folk music  Songs  Art music  Folk songs  Work songs 
Roles: Author, Compiler, Editor, Performer, Interviewee, Collector, Interviewer, Composer, Publisher, Host, Lyricist, Arranger, Singer, Other, Translator, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: M1629.L85, 784.4973
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Cowboy songs and other frontier ballads by John A Lomax( Book )

107 editions published between 1910 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More than two hundred songs, some with music, whose lyrics depict life in the old west
American ballads and folk songs by John A Lomax( )

26 editions published between 1934 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,088 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discover the diversity, spontaneity, free-flowing melody and sheer invention of scores of songs sung by cowboys and convicts, lumberjacks, hobos, miners, plantation slaves, and more
Folk song: U.S.A. : the 111 best American ballads by John A Lomax( )

38 editions published between 1947 and 1975 in 3 languages and held by 1,235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Songs of the cattle trail and cow camp by John A Lomax( Book )

36 editions published between 1919 and 2012 in English and held by 863 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems and song texts dealing with the cowboy and his life
Our singing country; a second volume of American ballads and folk songs by John A Lomax( )

12 editions published between 1941 and 1949 in English and Undetermined and held by 674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Best loved American folk songs : (Folk song: U.S.A.) by John A Lomax( )

12 editions published between 1947 and 1969 in English and held by 522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American ballads and folk songs by John A Lomax( Book )

44 editions published between 1934 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music and lyrics for over 200 songs. John Henry, Goin' Home, Little Brown Jug, Alabama-Bound, Ten Thousand Miles from Home, Shack Bully Holler, Black Betty, The Hammer Song, Bad Man Ballad, Jesse James, Down in the Valley, The Bear in the Hill, Shortenin' Bread, The Ballad of Davy Crockett, and many more
Complete folksong arrangements : 61 songs by Benjamin Britten( )

6 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 420 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( )

5 editions published in 1936 in English and Undetermined and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Will Hogg, Texan by John A Lomax( Book )

9 editions published between 1940 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vigor, fearlessness, downright honesty, and a love for the state of Texas and its people marked all the years of Will Hogg's Life
Midnight special by Leadbelly( Recording )

3 editions published in 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Folk song U.S.A. : the 111 best American ballads by John A Lomax( Book )

40 editions published between 1947 and 1983 in 3 languages and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Melodies arr. by John and Alan Lomax, piano acc. arr. by Charles and Ruth Seeger
Our singing country : folk songs and ballads( )

4 editions published in 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cowboy songs and other frontier ballads by John A Lomax( )

24 editions published between 1910 and 1986 in 3 languages and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More than two hundred songs, some with music, whose lyrics depict life in the old West
Negro work songs and calls by Benjamin Albert Botkin( Recording )

9 editions published between 1943 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mississippi, the blues lineage : musical geniuses of the fields, levees, and jukes( Recording )

4 editions published in 1999 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The book of Texas by Harry Yandell Benedict( Book )

12 editions published between 1916 and 2001 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black Texicans : balladeers and songsters of the Texas frontier by Alan Lomax( Recording )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Let it shine on me by Leadbelly( Recording )

4 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Afro-American spirituals, work songs, and ballads by Alan Lomax( Recording )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
American ballads and folk songsAmerican ballads and folk songs
Alternative Names
John Avery Lomax músic estatunidenc

John Lomax American musician

John Lomax Amerikaans musicoloog (1867-1948)

John Lomax músico estadounidense

John Lomax musicologue et folkloriste américain

John Lomax US-amerikanischer Folklore- und Musikforscher

Lomax, J. 1867-1948

Lomax, J. A. 1867-1948

Lomax, J. A. (John Avery), 1867-1948

Lomax, J. (John), 1867-1948

Lomax, John

Lomax, John 1867-1948

Lomax, John A.

Lomax, John A. 1867-1948

Lomax, John Avery

Lomax, John Avery 1867-1948

جون لوماكس

ジョン・ロマックス

約翰

Languages
English (416)

French (2)

German (1)

Covers
American ballads and folk songsAmerican ballads and folk songsComplete folksong arrangements : 61 songsOur singing country : folk songs and balladsLast cavalier : the life and times of John A. Lomax, 1867-1948