WorldCat Identities

Hall, Vera 1902-1964

Overview
Works: 51 works in 95 publications in 2 languages and 2,793 library holdings
Genres: Music  Children's songs  Folk music  Spirituals (Songs)  Blues (Music)  Folk songs  Cajun music  Gospel music  Sacred music  Songs 
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 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic blues from Smithsonian Folkways Recordings( Recording )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The blues is a sound forged in hard times but powerful enough to bring on the good times. This collection covers nearly half a century of blues with styles including Delta, St. Louis, and Chicago blues by some of the genre's biggest legends
A treasury of Library of Congress field recordings by Library of Congress( Recording )

2 editions published in 1997 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sheep, sheep, don'tcha know the road?( Recording )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spirituals by Dock Reed( )

10 editions published between 1953 and 2011 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eleven spirituals sung by Afro-American singers Dock Reed and Vera Hall Ward
Goodbye, Babylon( Recording )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crossroads : Southern routes : music of the American South( Recording )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 155 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 149 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."
Black music of two worlds by John Storm Roberts( )

1 edition published in 1977 in Multiple languages and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anthology of Black music issued as a companion to book with same title by John Storm Roberts
The blues line; a collection of blues lyrics by Eric Sackheim( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 81 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
Negro folk music of Alabama by Dock Reed( )

2 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Field recordings by Wash Dennis( )

in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bullfrog jumped : children's folksongs from the Byron Arnold collection( Recording )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features 42 songs and games and the sounds of life in the singers' neighborhoods
Negro church music by Alan Lomax( Recording )

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

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

4 editions published between 1960 and 1961 in Undetermined and English and held by 58 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
Where will you be Christmas day? by J. M Gates( Recording )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Negro folk music of Alabama. Spirituals by Dock Reed( Recording )

5 editions published between 1950 and 2007 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jazz, the blues by Frederic Ramsey( Recording )

5 editions published between 1950 and 2007 in English and held by 32 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

 
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Alternative Names
Adel Hall

Adel Ward

Hall, Adele.

Hall, Adele Vera Ward 1902-1964

Hall, Vera d. 1964

Hall, Vera Ward 1902-1964

Hall Ward, Adele "Vera"

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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