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DeMent, Iris

Overview
Works: 69 works in 129 publications in 3 languages and 4,983 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Country music  Folk music  Folk-rock music  Popular music  Bluegrass music  Fiction 
Roles: Performer, Composer, Actor, Instrumentalist, Singer
Classifications: M1630.18.D46, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Iris DeMent
Songcatcher by Maggie Greenwald ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 873 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When musicologist Doctor Lily Penleric is passed over, again, for a prominent teaching position, she decides to leave the city to visit her sister in the rugged mountains of Appalachia. While there, Lily, discovers a well spring of emotional "love songs" (ballads) that have been passed down through generations from the original Irish and Scottish immigrants who have settled in the area. Determined to document the history of the songs, and the recording of them as well, she is profoundly changed by the generosity, strength and freedom of the fiercely proud mountain people
Infamous angel by Iris DeMent ( Recording )
12 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Songcatcher music from and inspired by the motion picture ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The mountain by Steve Earle ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sing the Delta by Iris DeMent ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Considered 'one of the finest artists of her generation' (AllMusic), Iris DeMent has returned with her first album of original music in 16 years. The album brings the delta to life through timeless songs, DeMent's richly evocative voice and support from a cast of first-call musicians including Al Perkins and Reese Wynans
The horse whisperer songs from and inspired by the motion picture ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In spite of ourselves by John Prine ( Recording )
3 editions published in 1999 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The way I should by Iris DeMent ( Recording )
11 editions published in 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
My life by Iris DeMent ( Recording )
11 editions published in 1994 in 3 languages and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The songs of Jimmie Rodgers a tribute by Jimmie Rodgers ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In person & on stage by John Prine ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Clinch Mountain sweethearts by Ralph Stanley ( Recording )
4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Crown of jewels by Randy Scruggs ( Recording )
3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lifeline by Iris DeMent ( Recording )
5 editions published in 2004 in 3 languages and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tulare dust a songwriters' tribute to Merle Haggard by Merle Haggard ( Recording )
3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Going driftless an artist's tribute to Greg Brown by Greg Brown ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Land of milk and honey by Eliza Gilkyson ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bleecker Street Greenwich Village in the 60's ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A date with John Waters ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beyond country the best of alt-country ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
De Ment, Iris 1961-
Ment, Iris de 1961-
Languages
English (65)
Dutch (1)
French (1)
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