WorldCat Identities

Terry, Sonny

Overview
Works: 1,035 works in 1,695 publications in 3 languages and 15,821 library holdings
Genres: Music  Drama  Folk music  Popular music  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Blues (Music)  Country music  Political ballads and songs  Folk songs, English 
Roles: Performer, Author, Instrumentalist, Singer, Composer, Interviewee, Other, Lyricist, Arranger
Classifications: M1630.18, 784.4
Publication Timeline
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Publications about  Sonny Terry Publications about Sonny Terry
Publications by  Sonny Terry Publications by Sonny Terry
posthumous Publications by Sonny Terry, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Sonny Terry
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
Woody Guthrie sings folk songs by Woody Guthrie ( Recording )
13 editions published between 1962 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Stroszek by Werner Herzog ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1977 and 2008 in German and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After being released from prison, Berlin street musician Bruno Stroszek finds himself lost in a world where he simply doesn't belong. So along with his prostitute girlfriend and an eccentric neighbor, Stroszek moves to America, where he's told, everyone is rich. It doesn't take long, however, after moving into a mobile home and taking a job as a mechanic, for Stroszek to realize that the streets of Railroad, Wisconsin aren't paved with gold
Leadbelly sings folk songs by Leadbelly ( Recording )
9 editions published between 1968 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Folkways, the original vision songs of Woody Guthrie and Lead Belly by Woody Guthrie ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and held by 352 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
Brownie McGhee and Sonny Terry sing by Brownie McGhee ( Recording )
9 editions published between 1958 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A treasury of Library of Congress field recordings ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Selected, annotated and produced by Stephen Wade, the 30 tracks on this release were all recorded during 1933 and 1946. There are recordings from Kentucky, Arkansas, Virginia, Mississippi, Tennessee, Alabama, Kansas, Ohio, Texas, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania and New York
Classic African-American ballads from Smithsonian Folkways ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Muleskinner blues by Woody Guthrie ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 273 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
Over a half century of select recordings paint a broad panorama of African-American gospel music
Struggle by Woody Guthrie ( Recording )
4 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Long ways to travel by Woody Guthrie ( Recording )
4 editions published in 1994 in Undetermined and English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Woody at 100 by Woody Guthrie ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Woodrow Wilson 'Woody' Guthrie wrote songs that became the soundtrack of an era and permanent fixtures of American identity. His more than 3,000 songs covering countless subjects and appealing to all ages marked the pulse of hard-hit people in times of economic depression and war. Contains 57 tracks on three CDs, including Woody's most important recordings, 21 previously unreleased performances, and six never-before-heard original songs
Classic blues from Smithsonian Folkways Recordings ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of the blues ( Recording )
2 editions published between 1970 and 2003 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Down home Saturday night ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2006 in Multiple languages and English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The American folk blues festival, 1962-1966 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A rare collection of performances by America's premier bluesmen at the peak of their artistry."--Container
Pete Seeger & Sonny Terry by Pete Seeger ( )
9 editions published between 1958 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Blind Sonny Terry.
Sonny T 1911-1986
Sonny Terry & Friends
T Sonny 1911-1986
Terrell, Sanders
Terrell, Sanders 1911-1986
Terrell, Saunders
Terrell Saunders 1911-1986
Terry, Blind Sonny
Terry, Blind Sonny 1911-1986
Terry, Sanders
Terry Sanders 1911-1986
Terry, Sonny.
Terry, Sonny 1911-1986
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