WorldCat Identities

McGhee, Brownie 1915-1996

Overview
Works: 844 works in 1,309 publications in 2 languages and 11,568 library holdings
Genres: Music  Drama  Blues (Music)  Film adaptations  Methods‡vSelf-instruction  Methods‡vBlues  Self-instruction 
Roles: Performer, Actor, Singer, Instrumentalist, Composer, Interviewee
Classifications: M1630.18, 782.4216213
Publication Timeline
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Publications about  Brownie McGhee Publications about Brownie McGhee
Publications by  Brownie McGhee Publications by Brownie McGhee
posthumous Publications by Brownie McGhee, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Brownie McGhee
Angel heart by Alan Parker ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A down on his luck detective travels from the tough streets of Brooklyn, to the hot jazz clubs of New Orleans, and finally to voodoo rituals in the swamps of Louisiana
Classic folk music from Smithsonian Folkways ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Smithsonian Folkways American roots collection ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twenty-six tracks from outstanding Smithsonian Folkways recordings present a panorama of American roots music.TN
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 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Classic railroad songs ( Recording )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Brownie McGhee and Sonny Terry sing by Brownie McGhee ( Recording )
8 editions published between 1958 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Classic African-American ballads from Smithsonian Folkways ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Classic blues from Smithsonian Folkways Recordings ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Classic Appalachian blues by Barry Lee Pearson ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 226 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 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Blues by Brownie McGhee ( )
10 editions published between 1955 and 1993 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of the blues ( Recording )
2 editions published between 1970 and 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 178 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 Murray Lerner ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A cinematic synthesis of four Newport folk Festivals that depicts the 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 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
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 147 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's new sound the jawharp in blues and folk music by Sonny Terry ( )
4 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sonny Terry and Brownie McGhee at Sugar Hill by Sonny Terry ( )
16 editions published between 1957 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Blind Boy Fuller #2, 1915-1996
Blind Boy Fuller No. 2, 1915-1996
Blind Boy Fuller Number Two, 1915-1996
Brownie Mc Ghee
Brownie McGee
Brownie McGree
Fuller, Blind Boy, 1915-1996
Johnson, Henry, 1915-1996
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
Spider Sam, 1915-1996
Tennessee Gabriel, 1915-1996
Walter "Brownie" McGhee
Williams, Blind Boy, 1915-1996
Languages
English (75)
German (1)