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Joseph Spence, Folk Guitar [sound recording] : Bahamian Ballads and Rhyming Spirituals with John Roberts and Frederick McQueen

Catalog Data

Album cover photos:
Charters, Samuel Barclay 1929-2015  Search this
Performer:
Spence, Joseph 1910-1984  Search this
Roberts, John singer  Search this
McQueen, Frederick  Search this
Brown, H.  Search this
Wallace, Charles  Search this
Bastian, Charles  Search this
Rolle, Norris  Search this
Album cover design:
Clyne, Ronald 1925-2006  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
Afro-Caribbean  Search this
Bahamians  Search this
Type:
Phonograph records
Place:
Bahamas
Date:
1964
Notes:
Program notes by Samuel Charters (4 p. : ill.) inserted in container.
Recorded by Samuel Charters with assistance by Ann Danberg Charters.
Commercial
Re-issued in a compilation by Smithsonian Folkways as SFW40066 in 1992.
Joseph Spence, guitar; John Roberts, vocals, Frederick McQueen, vocals.
Recorded on Andros Island, the Bahamas, July and August, 1958.
Track information:
101. Bimini Gal / Joseph Spence
102. Lord is My Shepherd / Joseph Spence
103. Glory Glory / Joseph Spence
201. Out on the Rolling Sea / John Roberts, H. Brown, Charles Wallace
202. Cecil Gone in the Time of Storm / John Roberts, H. Brown, Charles Wallace
203. Harcourt Got Drowned / Frederick McQueen, Charles Bastian, Norris Rolle
204. Dig My Grave / Frederick McQueen, Charles Bastian, Norris Rolle
205. Kneeling Down Beside the Gate / Frederick McQueen, Charles Bastian, Norris Rolle
206. Shake My Hand / Frederick McQueen, Charles Bastian, Norris Rolle
Publisher number:
FS 3847 Folkways Records
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:
World music  Search this
Guitar music  Search this
Ballads, English  Search this
Spirituals (Songs)  Search this
Local number:
FW03847
Folkways 3847
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access
See more items in:
Folkways Records Collection 1948-1986
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_231971