WorldCat Identities

Cotten, Elizabeth

Overview
Works: 106 works in 197 publications in 1 language and 5,481 library holdings
Genres: Music  History  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Historical films  Methods (Music)  Folk songs  Biography  Field recordings  Anecdotes 
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 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty-six tracks from outstanding Smithsonian Folkways recordings present a panorama of American roots music.TN
Classic blues from Smithsonian Folkways Recordings( Recording )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic railroad songs( Recording )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic African American gospel( Recording )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Over a half century of select recordings paint a broad panorama of African-American gospel music
Shake sugaree by Elizabeth Cotten( Recording )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Live! by Elizabeth Cotten( Recording )

7 editions published between 1983 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

USA Brownie McGhee / Sonny Terry: Conversations with the River( )

in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Close to home( )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

4 editions published between 1979 and 2010 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La guitara gender bending strings( Recording )

1 edition published in 2005 in Undetermined and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

20th anniversary concert by New Lost City Ramblers( )

4 editions published between 1986 and 1993 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic banjo : from Smithsonian Folkways( Recording )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Fish that's a song( )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Folk music U.S.A( )

4 editions published between 1958 and 1959 in English and held by 99 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 88 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
Finger-picking styles for guitar by Happy Traum( )

1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Riding the rails( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 63 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
When I'm gone by Elizabeth Cotten( )

7 editions published between 1979 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elizabeth Cotten with Mike Seeger( Visual )

2 editions published between 1991 and 1994 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cotten, at 85 years, performs a variety of styles on guitar and banjo and is interviewed by Mike Seeger
John Fahey, Elizabeth Cotten rare performances & interviews by John Fahey( Visual )

5 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two episodes from the 1969 TV show "Guitar, Guitar" are presented in this video, featuring guitarists John Fahey and Elizabeth Cotten. Both musicians talk about their guitar styles and play a few of their more memorable songs
 
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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

الیزابت کاتن خواننده آمریکایی

エリザベス・コットン

伊丽莎白·科顿

Languages
English (79)

Covers
Riding the rails