WorldCat Identities

McGee, Dennis

Overview
Works: 54 works in 105 publications in 7 languages and 3,068 library holdings
Genres: Music  Interviews  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Short films  Popular music  Folk songs, English  Old-time music  Blues (Music)  Zydeco music 
Roles: Performer, Instrumentalist, Interviewee, Author, Singer
Classifications: M1629, 784.75
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Dennis McGee
Oh my little darling : folk song types( Recording )

4 editions published between 1977 and 2007 in English and held by 704 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Old-country music in a new land : folk music of immigrants from Europe and the Near East( Recording )

3 editions published between 1977 and 2007 in Croatian and No Linguistic content and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

That's my rabbit, my dog caught it : traditional Southern instrumental styles( Recording )

1 edition published in 1978 and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American roots music( Recording )

1 edition published in 2001 in Multiple languages and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

People take warning! : murder ballads & disaster songs, 1913-1938( Recording )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Whether documenting the sinking of the Titanic or a long-forgotten local murder, these 70 recordings are audio messages in a bottle, reflecting a lost world where age-old ballads rubbed up against songs inspired by the day's headlines
I'm never comin' back by Amadé Ardoin( Recording )

3 editions published in 1995 in French and Creoles and Pidgins, French-based and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dance music : reels, polkas, & more( Recording )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Records selections of various ethnic American folk groups mostly from the 1920's and 1930's. Eastern European, Cajun, Mexican and Irish styles are represented
Mama, I'll be long gone : the complete recordings of Amede Ardoin, 1929-1934 by Amadé Ardoin( Recording )

1 edition published in 2011 in Romance and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The father of Cajun and Zydeco is celebrated with his complete 34 recordings in one deluxe set. Rare Afro-Creole rhythms are heard alongside blues and breakdowns in this exquisitely remastered and produced volume
The stuff that dreams are made of( Recording )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

J'ai été au bal = I went to the dance : the Cajun and zydeco music of Louisiana( Recording )

1 edition published in 1990 in Romance and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Walk right in by Gus Cannon( Recording )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Compilation of previously released recordings by various musicians
Aimer et perdre = To love & to lose : songs, 1917-1934 by Joe Falcon( Recording )

1 edition published in 2012 in Multiple languages and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cajun & Creole masters( Recording )

4 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sixteen tracks of music plus five spoken word tracks. Transcriptions of the spoken word tracks are in the booklet
The return of the stuff that dreams are made of( Recording )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete early recordings of Dennis McGee 1929-1930 : Early American Cajun classics by Dennis McGee( Recording )

4 editions published in 1994 in English and Romance and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four American roots music films( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four separate films made by Yasha Aginsky: "Homemade American music" traces the origins of rural American music from traditional folk cultures in the southern United States and demonstrates how traditional music is learned, played, adapted and performed by younger musicians from urban backgrounds; "Sonny Terry : shoutin' the blues" films Sonny Terry, blind blues harmonica great, in a motel in Oakland, California, telling about his start in show business and playing an original solo; "Les blues de Balfa" films Dewey Balfa telling about his renowned Cajun music band and his life after the fatal crash of his brothers and band members Rodney and Will; and "Cajun visits" presents six masters of traditional Cajun music, Dennis McGee, Wallace "Cheese" Read, Canray Fontenot, Leopold Francois, Robert Jardell and Dewey Balfa filmed at homes in rural southwest Louisiana
Cajun capers : Cajun music, 1928-1954( Recording )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amadé Ardoin by Amadé Ardoin( Recording )

1 edition published in 1981 in French and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cajun music and zydeco( Recording )

3 editions published between 1977 and 1992 in English and Miscellaneous languages and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The music of some of the people portrayed and discussed in the book Cajun music and zydeco (Baton Rouge: LSU Press, 1992)
Cajun visits = Visites cajuns( Visual )

2 editions published in 1983 in Romance and No Linguistic content and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film presents six masters of traditional Cajun music: Dennis McGee, Wallace "Cheese" Read, Canray Fontenot, Leopold Franðcois, Robert Jardell, and Dewey Balfa as they talk about their lives, their work, and their music. Includes performances of nine songs on fiddle, Acadian accordion, and guitar
 
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Four American roots music films
Alternative Names
Dennis McGee American musician

Dennis McGee Amerikaans violist (1893-1989)

Mac Gee Dennis 1893-1989

Mac Gee, Dennis 1893-1989 violoniste

MacGee Denis 1893-1989

MacGee, Denis 1893-1989 violoniste

Mc Gee Dennis 1893-1989

Mc Gee, Dennis 1893-1989 violoniste

McGee, Denus

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