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Hall, Vera 1902-1964

Overview
Works: 54 works in 89 publications in 2 languages and 2,688 library holdings
Genres: Music  Folk music  Poetry  Music‡vTexts  Folklore  Gospel music  Songs  Carols  Sacred music  Christmas music 
Roles: Performer, Lyricist, Singer, Author
Classifications: PS593.L8, 811.04
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Most widely held works about Vera Hall
 
Most widely held works by Vera Hall
Old Mother Hippletoe rural and urban children's songs( Recording )

2 editions published between 1978 and 2007 in English and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic blues from Smithsonian Folkways Recordings( Recording )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A treasury of Library of Congress field recordings( Recording )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selected, annotated and produced by Stephen Wade, the 30 tracks on this release were all recorded during 1933 and 1946. There are recordings from Kentucky, Arkansas, Virginia, Mississippi, Tennessee, Alabama, Kansas, Ohio, Texas, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania and New York
Sheep, sheep, don'tcha know the road?( Recording )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spirituals by Dock Reed( )

10 editions published between 1953 and 2011 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eleven spirituals sung by Afro-American singers Dock Reed and Vera Hall Ward
Crossroads Southern routes : music of the American South( Recording )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Goodbye, Babylon( Recording )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 154 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 130 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."
The blues line; a collection of blues lyrics by Eric Sackheim( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An anthology of blues lyrics heavily weighted to the so-called "country blues" but covering the whole spectrum of blues, from beginnings in Texas, the Mississippi delta, Alabama, and Georgia, as well as the female "city blues" singers of the mid-'20's, to later developments in such urban centers as Memphis, St. Louis and Chicago
Bullfrog jumped children's folksongs from the Byron Arnold collection( Recording )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features 42 songs and games and the sounds of life in the singers' neighborhoods
Negro folk music of Alabama by Dock Reed( )

2 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Field recordings by Wash Dennis( )

in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Negro church music by Alan Lomax( Recording )

3 editions published in 1961 in Undetermined and English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black music of two worlds( )

2 editions published in 1977 in Multiple languages and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Where will you be Christmas day?( Recording )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sounds of the South a musical journey from the Georgia Sea Islands to the Mississippi delta by Alan Lomax( Recording )

3 editions published in 1961 in Undetermined and English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The material for these discs was culled out of eighty hours of field tapes. Some of the songways date back to ancient European or African origins. Others were created in the pioneer period. Still others were born yesterday. It is the merging of the creativity of the South, where country folk -- people of African and British descent -- continue to shape the deep songs of this country
Negro folk music of Alabama. Spirituals by Dock Reed( Recording )

4 editions published between 1950 and 2007 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Our heritage : the Wyoming Federation of Women's Clubs( Book )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The blues by Frederic Ramsey( Recording )

3 editions published between 1950 and 1956 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jazz( Recording )

3 editions published between 1950 and 2007 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Adel Hall

Adel Ward

Hall, Adele Vera Ward 1902-1964

Hall, Vera d. 1964

Hall, Vera Ward 1902-1964

Reed, Nora 1902-1964

Vera Hall Amerikaans zangeres (1902-1964)

Vera Hall Ward

Vera Ward

Vera Ward Hall

Ward, Vera Hall

Ward, Vera Hall 1902-1964

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