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Carter Family (Musical group)

Overview
Works: 765 works in 1,165 publications in 4 languages and 14,837 library holdings
Genres: Country music  Live sound recordings  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Songs and music  Documentary television programs  Bluegrass music  Cajun music  Popular music  Gospel music  Music 
Roles: Performer, Instrumentalist, Musician, Originator, Composer, Other
Classifications: M1630.18, 782.421642
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Most widely held works by Carter Family (Musical group)
Anthology of American folk music( Recording )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Enhanced CD focuses on Smith as an artist and twentieth century luminary and contains rare photos, historic video footage, artists interviews, and additional annotations
Johnny Cash at Folsom Prison by Johnny Cash( Recording )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 737 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The new documentary film, examines the single most important day in the career of the legendary Man in Black and the prison where it all took place
The essential Johnny Cash by Johnny Cash( Recording )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in English and held by 595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Essential Johnny Cash was issued to commemorate Cash's 70th birthday. All of his very biggest hits are here in this 2-disc, 36 track collection
Country music : south and west by Gene Autry( Recording )

6 editions published between 1977 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains such country songs as I wanna be a cowboy's sweet heart, Born to lose, and cotton eyed Joe performed by such artists as Jimmie Rodgers, The sons of the pioneers, and the Carter family
The Carter Family : Will the circle be unbroken( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents the public and private life of the Carter Family
The Carter Family by Carter Family (Musical group)( Recording )

16 editions published between 1956 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Electrical transcriptions of 39 "Carter Family" radio programs
American roots music( Recording )

1 edition published in 2001 in Multiple languages and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of American roots music in the 20th century. Covers blues, country, gospel, folk, Cajun, zydeco, bluegrass, tejano and Native American music
American popular music : from minstrelsy to MP3 by Larry Starr( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fourth edition of this textbook includes an enlarged overview of the roots of American pop; an expanded look at jazz; new coverage of Broadway and country music; and updated sections on music business and technology. Includes access to 60 downloadable music selections. With a preface, appendix, glossary, bibliography, and index. Color and black & white photos
Can the circle be unbroken : country music's first family by Carter Family (Musical group)( Recording )

7 editions published in 2000 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A distant land to roam : songs of the Carter family by Ralph Stanley( Recording )

4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The legend by Johnny Cash( Recording )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The unbroken circle : the musical heritage of the Carter Family by Carter Family (Musical group)( Recording )

5 editions published in 2004 in English and Dutch and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of American roots music lies with southwestern Virginia's Carter Family's hymns, white blues, transplanted British folk ballads and sentimental 19th-century parlor songs. Playing melody on her bass strings, Maybelle helped to bring the guitar to the forefront of pop instrumentation. Even at the peak of their 1920s-30s success, lead singer Sara's deep tones resonated with restrained sorrow (perhaps for a troubled marriage and a career she wanted far less than husband A.P. and sister-in-law Maybelle). With a voice as weathered as her native Clinch Mountains, Sara, though only in her 30s, sounded like "Worried Man Blues" would eat at her until she reached the "River Of Jordan." These 20 rural tunes come from 1935 and 1940 sessions for ARC and OKeh. None of them were previously recorded for Victor, but Legacy's sound far surpasses Rounder's catalog of their Victor output
Goodbye, Babylon( Recording )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of 135 gospel songs from the period 1902-1960, and 25 sermons from the period 1926-1941. Accompanying book contains history, program and biographical notes, lyrics, transcriptions of sermons, and associated Bible verses
Harry Smith's anthology of American folk music by Harry Everett Smith( Recording )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The best of Hootenanny( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hootenanny was a half-hour showcase for folk music broadcast by ABC between April 1963 and September 1964. In addition to folk music, the show featured comedians and gospel, jazz, and country performers. This compilation taken from kinescopes presents highlights from the show, including performances by Judy Collins, Johnny Cash, Carly Simon (as part of the Simon Sisters), Woody Allen, and Bill Cosby
The Appalachians : companion to the public television series( Recording )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The best of the Johnny Cash TV show, 1969-1971( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents 66 performances by various musicians including Roy Orbison, Waylon Jennings, Bob Dylan, June Carter Cash and Johnny Cash, spanning the musical variety show's 58 episodes from 1969 to 1971
Folk classics : roots of American folk music( Recording )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Songs of local history & events( Recording )

2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The only folk collection you'll ever need( Recording )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
American popular music : from minstrelsy to MP3
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The original Carter family : piano, vocal, guitarAmerica's music : the roots of countryGuitar styles of the Carter FamilyAmerica's music : the roots of country
Alternative Names
Carter Family

Carter Family Amerikaanse band

Carter Family groupe de musique américain

Carter Family (Grupo musical)

Carter Family traditional American folk music group

Carter sisters & Mother Maybelle

Original Carter Family (Musical group)

The Carter Family

The Carter Family gruppo musicale statunitense

The Carter Family (Musikkgruppe)

The Carter Family US-amerikanische Band

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