WorldCat Identities

Lewis, Furry 1893-1981

Overview
Works: 227 works in 307 publications in 2 languages and 2,701 library holdings
Genres: Music  Methods‡vBlues  Popular music  Blues (Music)  Bluegrass music  Gospel music  Rock music  Jazz  Country music  Folk songs, English 
Roles: Performer, Instrumentalist, Vocalist, Singer, Composer, Interviewee
Classifications: M1629, 782.4216213
Publication Timeline
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Publications about  Furry Lewis Publications about Furry Lewis
Publications by  Furry Lewis Publications by Furry Lewis
posthumous Publications by Furry Lewis, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Furry Lewis
Classic railroad songs ( Recording )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
People take warning! murder ballads & disaster songs, 1913-1938 ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Blues roots ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Music down home an introduction to Negro folk music, U.S.A. by Charles Edward Smith ( Recording )
2 editions published between 1965 and 2010 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In the Negro South known familiarly as "Down Home" an art form, music, has been the binding fabric of cultural identity, entering into every phase of life, not merely in terms of spiritual and secular but in terms of work and play, love and loneliness, good and bad, the world of waiting and the wall of color."
Blues music from the documentary film by Samuel Charters ( )
3 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Furry Lewis by Furry Lewis ( )
4 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The blues line : a collection of blues lyrics ( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Blues masters ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The first time I met the blues ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Furry Lewis in his prime, 1927-1928 by Furry Lewis ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1975 and 1991 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Out of the blacks into the blues ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A two part video series that focuses on the story of the blues using interviews and performances by blues musicians
The rural blues ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shake 'em on down by Furry Lewis ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1970 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The blues ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The best there ever was the legendary early blues performers ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This collection brings together 20 of the early blues performers
Before the blues the early American black music scene : classic recordings from the 1920s and 30s ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
10th anniversary edition two Southern music CDs ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Blues rediscoveries original recordings by today's rediscovered bluesmen ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fourth & beale by Furry Lewis ( Recording )
13 editions published between 1975 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Legends of bottleneck blues guitar ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains rare and historical recordings from 1965-1970 of some of the greatest exponents of bottleneck guitar playing
 
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Alternative Names
Lewis, Walter, 1893-1981
Lewis, Walter F. 1893-1981
Lewis Walter "Furry" 1893-1981
Languages
English (57)
German (1)
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