WorldCat Identities

Cotten, Elizabeth

Overview
Works: 114 works in 208 publications in 1 language and 5,530 library holdings
Genres: Music  History  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Historical films  Methods (Music)  Folk songs  Biography  Folk music  Field recordings 
Roles: Performer, Author, Singer, Instrumentalist, Composer, Lyricist, Interviewee
Classifications: M1629, 385.0973
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Elizabeth Cotten
Smithsonian Folkways American roots collection( Recording )

5 editions published in 1996 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 469 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 )

4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic blues from Smithsonian Folkways Recordings( Recording )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The blues is a sound forged in hard times but powerful enough to bring on the good times. This collection covers nearly half a century of blues with styles including Delta, St. Louis, and Chicago blues by some of the genre's biggest legends
Freight train and other North Carolina folk songs and tunes by Elizabeth Cotten( Recording )

15 editions published between 1958 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic railroad songs( Recording )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic African American gospel( Recording )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... The collection does a good job of representing the genre's history."--Dirty Linen
Shake sugaree by Elizabeth Cotten( Recording )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Close to home : [old time music from Mike Seeger's collection, 1952-1967]( )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Live! by Elizabeth Cotten( )

8 editions published between 1983 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elizabeth Cotten : when I'm gone by Elizabeth Cotten( )

6 editions published between 1979 and 2010 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic banjo : from Smithsonian Folkways( Recording )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Folk music U.S.A( )

4 editions published between 1958 and 1959 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Fish that's a song( )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

20th anniversary concert by New Lost City Ramblers( )

4 editions published between 1986 and 1993 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When I'm gone by Elizabeth Cotten( )

7 editions published between 1979 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Finger-picking styles for guitar by Happy Traum( )

2 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bob Dylan's Greenwich Village : sounds from the scene in 1961 by Bob Dylan( Recording )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In early 1961, a 19-year-old Bob Dylan, having dropped out of college at the end of his freshman year, traveled to New York City, ostensibly to visit his idol Woody Guthrie, hospitalized with Huntingdon's Disease. Represents the scene he discovered, the sounds he found Blowin' in the Wind and the artists who were already playing the clubs and bars of the Village upon his arrival
La guitara : gender bending strings( Recording )

2 editions published in 2005 in Undetermined and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Riding the rails( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Riding the rails tells the unforgettable story of the 250,000 teenagers who left their homes and hopped freight trains during the Great Depression
Elizabeth Cotten with Mike Seeger( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cotten, at 85 years, performs a variety of styles on guitar and banjo and is interviewed by Mike Seeger
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Finger-picking styles for guitar
Alternative Names
Cotten, Libba

Cotten, Libba 1893-1987

Cotton, Elizabeth 1893-1987

Cotton, Libba

Cotton, Libba 1893-1987

Elizabeth Cotten Amerikaans zanger

Elizabeth Cotten Amerikaans zangeres

Elizabeth Cotten amerikansk sångare

Elizabeth Cotten amerikansk sanger

Elizabeth Cotten amerikansk songar

Elizabeth Cotten chanteuse, guitariste

Elizabeth Cotten US-amerikanische Folk- und Blues-Musikerin

Елізабет Коттен

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エリザベス・コットン

伊丽莎白·科顿

Languages
English (94)

Covers
Riding the rails