WorldCat Identities

Blind Boys of Alabama

Overview
Works: 139 works in 306 publications in 4 languages and 10,453 library holdings
Genres: Gospel music  Jazz  Music  History  Personal narratives  Children's songs  Spirituals (Songs)  Folk songs, English  Jazz vocals  Dixieland music 
Roles: Performer, Instrumentalist, Singer, Musician
Classifications: M2198.B55, 782.254
Publication Timeline
Key
Publications about Blind Boys of Alabama Publications about Blind Boys of Alabama
Publications by Blind Boys of Alabama Publications by Blind Boys of Alabama
Most widely held works by Blind Boys of Alabama
Catch that train! by Dan Zanes ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection children's songs
Soundtrack for a revolution ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of the American civil rights movement through its music, the freedom songs protesters sang on picket lines, in mass meetings, and more, as they fought for justice and equality. Includes new performances of the freedom songs by top artists, archival footage, and interviews with civil rights foot soldiers and leaders. Freedom songs evolved from slave chants, from the labor movement, and even from the black church
Down in New Orleans by Blind Boys of Alabama ( Recording )
11 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Higher ground by Blind Boys of Alabama ( Recording )
14 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Go tell it on the mountain by Blind Boys of Alabama ( Recording )
19 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Blind Boys of Alabama are joined by a long list of guest stars, including Aaron Neville and Mavis Staples, for a Grammy-winning collection of holiday classics steeped in gospel tradition
Redemption songs by Jars of Clay (Musical group) ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
There will be a light by Ben Harper ( Recording )
13 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ben Harper and the Blind Boys of Alabama join forces on an album that combines Harper's funky style with the Blind Boys' traditional gospel sound. There Will Be a Light includes a cover of the Bob Dylan song Well, Well, Well
Glory train songs of faith, worship, and praise by Randy Travis ( Recording )
5 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Full title: Glory Train...Songs Of Faith, Worship And Praise
Hope and desire by Susan Tedeschi ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After a three-year absence, Susan Tedeschi returns with an album full of rock, blues, and soul
Peace by Jim Brickman ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Peace, Jim Brickman's second collection of holiday-themed music ... This is an attractive mood-setter for the season ..." and a "... mix of solo piano works, augmented piano selections (involving oboe, strings, synthesizers, a pop-jazz ensemble, or some combination thereof) and glossy, radio-ready pop vocal productions"--Amazon.com
The welcome table songs of inspiration, mystery & good times by Dan Zanes ( Recording )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Grammy Award winner Dan Zanes brings together a collection of new recordings and previously released favorites that are steeped in various North American gospel traditions
Preservation an album to benefit Preservation Hall & the Preservation Hall Music Outreach Program by Preservation Hall Jazz Band ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"3 out of 4 ... a vibrant collaboration ..."--Los Angeles Times
The gospel at Colonus ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Gospel at Colonus is based on an adaptation of Sophocles' Oedipus at Colonus and incorporates passages from both Oedipus Rex and Antigone. While the structure and story of the work is grounded firmly in classical Greek tragedy, the method of story telling is set squarely within the Black Gospel Church. The audience and the chorus are an active part of the production, participating throughout
I'll find a way by Blind Boys of Alabama ( Recording )
4 editions published in 2013 in English and German and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Legendary Grammy winners Blind Boys of Alabama return with a brand new album that features production from Justin Vernon of Bon Iver as well as collaborations with Patty Griffin, Shara Worden from My Brightest Diamond, and Merril Garbus of tUnE-yArDs
Let it burn by Ruthie Foster ( Recording )
6 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"4 out of 4...Foster fashions a stirring blues album from an eclectic set of hymns, originals and covers..."--USA Today
Take the high road by Blind Boys of Alabama ( Recording )
7 editions published in 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ske-dat-de-dat : the spirit of Satch by John ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of songs by and associated with Louis Armstrong
Atom bomb by Blind Boys of Alabama ( Recording )
9 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and German and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sanctuary by Charlie Musselwhite ( Recording )
6 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
MusicHound blues : the essential album guide ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.15 (from 0.06 for Catch that ... to 0.31 for The gospel ...)
WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names

controlled identity Five Blind Boys of Alabama

Five Blind Boys of Alabama
Happyland Jubilee Singers
Original Five Blind Boys from Alabama
The Blind Boys of Alabama
Languages
English (105)
German (3)
Dutch (1)
Chinese (1)
Covers