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Folk Festival at Newport, 1960, Vol. 1 [sound recording]

Catalog Data

Performer:
Seeger, Mike 1933-2009  Search this
Seeger, Pete 1919-2014  Search this
Brand, Oscar  Search this
Hooker, John Lee  Search this
Mills, Alan 1912-1977  Search this
Carignan, Jean  Search this
Makem, Tommy  Search this
Weissberg, Eric 1939-2020  Search this
Driftwood, Jimmie  Search this
Paley, Tom  Search this
New Lost City Ramblers  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
Americans  Search this
Canadians  Search this
Anglo-American  Search this
African American  Search this
Irish Americans  Search this
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Place:
United States
Arkansas
Rhode Island
Newport (R.I.)
New York
Michigan
Detroit (Mich.)
Canada
Québec (Province)
Ireland
Date:
1960
Notes:
Program notes by Stacey Williams on container.
Recorded on location June 24-26, 1960.
Table of contents:
East Virginia blues -- In the evening (Pete Seeger) -- Hieland Laddie (Pete Seeger; Oscar Brand) -- Hobo blues = Dusty road -- Mandie --Tupelo = Backwater blues (John Lee Hooker with Bill Lee, bass) -- A si mon moine voulait danser (Alan Mills with Jean Carignan, fiddle) -- Le reel du peudu (Jean Carignan) -- I know an old lady (Alan Mills) -- La bastringue (Alan Mills with Jean Carignan) -- Briau Boru (Tom Makem) -- Johnny, I hardly knew ye -- The whistling gipsy (Tom Makem with Pete Seeger, banjo and Eric Weissberg, guitar) -- Old Joe Clark (Jimmy Driftwood) -- The unfortunate man (Jimmy Driftwood) --Roll in my sweet baby's arms -- The man of constant sorrow -- Foggy Mountain top (The New Lost City Ramblers)
Track information:
101 East Virginia / Pete Seeger. Banjo
102 In the Evening When the Sun Goes Down / Pete Seeger. Banjo
103 Hieland Laddie / Pete Seeger, Oscar Brand. Banjo
104 Hobo Blues (Dusty Road) / John Lee Hooker. Guitar
105 Maudie / John Lee Hooker. Guitar
106 Tupelo (Backwater Blues) / John Lee Hooker. Guitar
107 A Si Mon Moine Voulait Danser / Alan Mills, Jean Carignan. Guitar,Fiddle
108 Le Reel du Pendu / Jean Carignan. Fiddle
109 I Know an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly / Alan Mills. Guitar
110 La Bastringue / Alan Mills, Jean Carignan. Guitar,Fiddle
201 Brian Boru / Tommy Makem. Bagpipe
202 Johnny, I Hardly Knew Ye / Pete Seeger, Tommy Makem, Eric Weissberg. Banjo,Guitar
203 Whistling Gypsy, The (Gypsy Davy) (Child No. 200)/ Pete Seeger, Tommy Makem, Eric Weissberg. Banjo,Guitar
204 Old Joe Clark / Pete Seeger, Jimmie Driftwood. Banjo
205 The Unfortunate Man / Jimmie Driftwood. Guitar
206 Roll in My Sweet Baby's Arms / New Lost City Ramblers, Tom Paley. Banjo,Guitar,Fiddle,Autoharp
207 Man of Constant Sorrow / Mike Seeger. Autoharp
208 Foggy Mountain Top / New Lost City Ramblers, Tom Paley. Banjo,Guitar,Fiddle,Autoharp
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution, Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, 600 Maryland Ave., S.W., Suite 2001, Washington, D.C. 20024. Call 202-633-7322 for appointment. Fax: 202-633-7019. Email: rinzlerarchives@si.edu
Topic:
Folksong revival  Search this
Folk songs  Search this
Blues (Music)  Search this
Québec (Province)--Songs and music  Search this
Ireland--Songs and music  Search this
British Isles--Songs and music  Search this
String band  Search this
Banjo  Search this
Guitar  Search this
Violin  Search this
Bagpipe  Search this
Autoharp  Search this
Local number:
RA-RAMS-LP-0190
Vanguard 2087
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only
See more items in:
Frederic Ramsey audiorecordings collection, circa 1950s 287448
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_334230