WorldCat Identities

Monroe, Bill 1911-1996

Overview
Works: 626 works in 989 publications in 2 languages and 15,903 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Music  Popular music  Documentary films  Television programs  Nonfiction films  Rock music  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs 
Roles: Performer, Author, Interviewee, Composer, Singer, Instrumentalist, Originator, Lyricist, Other
Classifications: M1630.18, 781.642
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Most widely held works about Bill Monroe
 
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High lonesome the story of bluegrass music( Visual )

4 editions published between 1993 and 1997 in English and held by 631 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 449 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 )

2 editions published between 1976 and 2003 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirty Years of Bluegrass
Classic bluegrass from Smithsonian Folkways( Recording )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The best of Bill Monroe by Bill Monroe( Recording )

16 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic southern gospel from Smithsonian Folkways( Recording )

4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 333 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 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bill Monroe and his Blue Grass Boys by Bill Monroe( Recording )

8 editions published between 1980 and 1998 in English and held by 249 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 )

5 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This CD contains 55 tracks including first concert appearances by Doc Watson, Roscoe Holcomb, Clarence Ashley, Joseph Spence, and more
American popular music : from minstrelsy to MP3 by Larry Starr( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 212 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 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Live recordings, 1956-1969 by Bill Monroe( Recording )

7 editions published in 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Time-Life's treasury of bluegrass( Recording )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Live duet recordings, 1963-1980 by Bill Monroe( Recording )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 161 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 158 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
Crossroads Southern routes : music of the American South( Recording )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 157 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 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The best of the Johnny Cash TV show, 1969-1971 by Johnny Cash( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents 66 performances by various musicians including Roy Orbison, Waylon Jennings, Bob Dylan, June Carter Cash and Johnny Cash, spanning the musical variety show's 58 episodes from 1969 to 1971
Back roads to Cold Mountain( Recording )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
American popular music : from minstrelsy to MP3
Alternative Names
Bill Monroe Amerikaans zanger

Bill Monroe musicien amricain

Bill Monroe musicista e cantante statunitense

Bill Monroe US-amerikanischer Musiker

Monroe, William S. 1911-1996

Monroe William Smith 1911-1996

Munroe, Bill 1911-1996

Smith Monroe, Willaim 1911-1996

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Languages
English (117)

German (1)

Covers
Bossmen: Bill Monroe & Muddy WatersThe Bill Monroe readerThe music of Bill MonroeCome hither to go yonder : playing bluegrass with Bill MonroeBean Blossom : the Brown County Jamboree and Bill Monroe's bluegrass festivalsBill Monroe father of bluegrass musicLead singing and rhythm guitar finding your bluegrass voice