WorldCat Identities

Monroe, Bill 1911-1996

Overview
Works: 837 works in 1,198 publications in 2 languages and 15,309 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Music  Popular music  Rock music  Biography  Bluegrass music  Country music  Country gospel music 
Roles: Performer, Composer, Interviewee, Singer, Instrumentalist, Author of screenplay, Originator, Scenarist, Lyricist, Other, Host, Conductor
Classifications: M1630.18, 781.642
Publication Timeline
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Publications about  Bill Monroe Publications about Bill Monroe
Publications by  Bill Monroe Publications by Bill Monroe
posthumous Publications by Bill Monroe, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Bill Monroe
 
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Most widely held works by Bill Monroe
High lonesome the story of bluegrass music ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1993 and 1997 in English and held by 658 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Evolution of the bluegrass style under gospel and country music influences as typified by the career of mandolin artist Bill Monroe
Country music south and west ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1977 and 2010 in English and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains such country songs as I wanna be a cowboy's sweet heart, Born to lose, and cotton eyed Joe performed by such artists as Jimmie Rodgers, The sons of the pioneers, and the Carter family
Hills and home [thirty years of bluegrass] ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1976 and 2003 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thirty Years of Bluegrass
Classic bluegrass from Smithsonian Folkways ( Recording )
4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Elvis, the king of rock 'n' roll : the complete 50's masters by Elvis Presley ( Recording )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Classic southern gospel from Smithsonian Folkways ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bill Monroe and his Blue Grass Boys by Bill Monroe ( Recording )
6 editions published between 1980 and 1992 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rhythm of my soul Kentucky roots music ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kentucky is home to some of the greatest country stars of all time. Still today, inspired Country, Gospel, Bluegrass and Mountain music echo from every hollow. Follows country music to its very roots, searching out local national treasures who live for the music they play. Set against the backdrop of the Kentucky countryside, seamlessly weaving wonderful music and intimate stories
Friends of Old Time Music by Friends of Old-Time Music ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
American popular music : from minstrelsy to MP3 by Larry Starr ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bill Monroe by Bill Monroe ( Recording )
14 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The music of Bill Monroe from 1936 to 1994 by Bill Monroe ( Recording )
4 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Time-Life's treasury of bluegrass ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The best of Bill Monroe by Bill Monroe ( Recording )
6 editions published between 1975 and 1999 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Crossroads Southern routes : music of the American South ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the development and influence of Southern regional genres such as blues, bluegrass, rockabilly, soul/blues, and freedom songs, with audio and video clips, historical timeline, biographical notes on performers and a glossary of terms
Live recordings, 1956-1969 by Bill Monroe ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bill Monroe father of bluegrass music by Bill Monroe ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In addition to the songs, there are interviews with Monroe and past and current members of The Blue Grass Boys, as well as a rare moment with Roy Acuff
Live duet recordings 1963-1980 by Bill Monroe ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1993 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
True life blues the songs of Bill Monroe by Bill Monroe ( Recording )
3 editions published in 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Big Mon [the songs of Bill Monroe] by Bill Monroe ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Monroe, William S. 1911-1996
Monroe William Smith 1911-1996
Munroe, Bill 1911-1996
Smith Monroe, Willaim 1911-1996
Languages
English (112)
German (1)
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