WorldCat Identities

McGhee, Brownie 1915-1996

Overview
Works: 837 works in 1,212 publications in 2 languages and 10,825 library holdings
Genres: Music  Blues (Music)  Interviews  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Methods‡vSelf-instruction  Methods‡vBlues  Folk music  Folk songs, English  Bluegrass music  Self-instruction 
Roles: Performer, Instrumentalist, Singer, Vocalist, Composer, Interviewee, Actor
Classifications: M1630.18, 782.4216213
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Brownie McGhee, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Brownie McGhee
Smithsonian Folkways American roots collection ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twenty-six tracks from outstanding Smithsonian Folkways recordings present a panorama of American roots music.TN
Classic folk music from Smithsonian Folkways ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 361 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 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Classic railroad songs ( Recording )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Brownie McGhee and Sonny Terry sing by Brownie McGhee ( Recording )
9 editions published between 1958 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Classic African-American ballads from Smithsonian Folkways ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Classic blues from Smithsonian Folkways Recordings ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Blues by Brownie McGhee ( )
12 editions published between 1955 and 2001 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Classic Appalachian blues ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Born in the racially mixed mines and railroad camps of the southern mountains, Appalachian blues features a blend of African and European musical traditions and a rich variety of styles. Culled from Smithsonian Folkways deep catalog, this collection showcases recordings from all over the region. Includes 11 previously unreleased tracks
Classic blues from Smithsonian Folkways Recordings ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The American folk blues festival, 1962-1966 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A rare collection of performances by America's premier bluesmen at the peak of their artistry."--Container
Festival filmed at the Newport Folk Festival by Joan Baez ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A cinematic synthesis of four Newport folk Festivals that depicts the crucial years of transition for the art of folk music 1963-1966
Crossroads Southern routes : music of the American South ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The American folk blues festival, 1962-1966 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A rare collection of performances by America's premier bluesmen at the peak of their artistry."--Container
Let freedom sing the music of the civil rights movement ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
If you ain't got the do-re-mi ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sonny Terry and Brownie McGhee at Sugar Hill by Sonny Terry ( )
21 editions published between 1957 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sonny Terry's new sound the jawharp in blues and folk music by Sonny Terry ( )
4 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Brownie McGhee the Folkways years, 1945 [i.e. 1955]-1959 by Brownie McGhee ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Folk music of the Newport Folk Festival ( )
3 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Blind Boy Fuller 2 1915-1996
Brownie Mc Ghee
Brownie McGee
Brownie McGree
Mac Ghee Brownie 1915-1996
MacGhee, Brownie, 1915-1996
MacGhee, Walter Brown
MacGhee, Walter Brown, 1915-1996
Mc Ghee, Brownie 1915-1996
Mcghee, Brownie
McGhee, Brownie, 1914-1996
McGhee, Walter, 1914-1996
McGhee, Walter B. 1915-1996
McGhee, Walter Brown, 1914-
McGhee, Walter Brown, 1914-1996
McGhee, Walter Brown, 1915-1996
McGhee, Walter Brownie 1915-1996
Walter "Brownie" McGhee
Languages
English (82)
German (1)