skip to content
Worlds of sound : the story of Smithsonian Folkways Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Worlds of sound : the story of Smithsonian Folkways

Author: Richard Carlin
Publisher: New York : Smithsonian Books : Collins, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
A history of the record label Smithsonian Folkways.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Named Person: Moses Asch; Moses Asch
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Carlin
ISBN: 9780061563553 0061563552
OCLC Number: 219568100
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xviii, 283 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 27 cm.
Contents: Creating worlds of sound : the extraordinary career of Moses Asch --
Jazz is folk music --
Lasting friendships : Lead Belly, Woody Guthrie, and Pete Seeger --
I saw America changed by music : Harry Smith's Anthology of American folk music --
Music of the world's peoples --
Striking lightnin' : Folkways and the blues revival --
My children's records are not kiddie records : discovering the children's market --
From the hills and hollers to the subways and skyscrapers : the old-time and bluegrass music revivals --
If I had a hammer : the folk revival --
History and spoken word : capturing contemporary expression --
The science of sound --
Smithsonian Folkways : a museum of sound.
Other Titles: Story of Smithsonian Folkways
Responsibility: Richard Carlin in association with Smithsonian Folkways Recordings.
More information:

Abstract:

A history of the record label Smithsonian Folkways.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/219568100>
library:oclcnum"219568100"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
owl:sameAs<info:oclcnum/219568100>
rdf:typeschema:Book
rdfs:seeAlso
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
rdf:typeschema:Organization
schema:name"Smithsonian/Folkways Recordings"
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
rdf:typeschema:Organization
schema:name"Smithsonian Folkways Recordings (Washington, D.C.)"
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:author
schema:bookEdition"1st ed."
schema:copyrightYear"2008"
schema:datePublished"2008"
schema:description"Creating worlds of sound : the extraordinary career of Moses Asch -- Jazz is folk music -- Lasting friendships : Lead Belly, Woody Guthrie, and Pete Seeger -- I saw America changed by music : Harry Smith's Anthology of American folk music -- Music of the world's peoples -- Striking lightnin' : Folkways and the blues revival -- My children's records are not kiddie records : discovering the children's market -- From the hills and hollers to the subways and skyscrapers : the old-time and bluegrass music revivals -- If I had a hammer : the folk revival -- History and spoken word : capturing contemporary expression -- The science of sound -- Smithsonian Folkways : a museum of sound."
schema:description"A history of the record label Smithsonian Folkways."
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/132009163>
schema:genre"History"
schema:genre"Criticism, interpretation, etc."
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"Worlds of sound : the story of Smithsonian Folkways"
schema:numberOfPages"283"
schema:publisher
schema:publisher
schema:workExample
schema:workExample

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.