WorldCat Identities

Lomax, John A. (John Avery) 1867-1948

Overview
Works: 415 works in 895 publications in 3 languages and 18,758 library holdings
Genres: Music  Poetry  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography 
Roles: Compiler, Editor, Performer, Interviewee, Collector, Composer, Publisher, Host, Lyricist, Vocalist, Arranger, Interviewer, Adapter, Other, Translator, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: M1629.L85, 784.4973
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Cowboy songs and other frontier ballads by John A Lomax ( Book )
92 editions published between 1910 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
More than two hundred songs, some with music, whose lyrics depict life in the old West
American ballads and folk songs by John A Lomax ( )
27 editions published between 1934 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Folk song: U.S.A. : the 111 best American ballads by John A Lomax ( )
30 editions published between 1947 and 1975 in 3 languages and held by 1,240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Songs of the cattle trail and cow camp by John A Lomax ( Book )
27 editions published between 1919 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 824 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of poems and song texts dealing with the cowboy and his life
Our singing country; a second volume of American ballads and folk songs by John A Lomax ( )
4 editions published between 1941 and 2007 in English and held by 623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Best loved American folk songs : (Folk song: U.S.A.) by John A Lomax ( )
10 editions published between 1947 and 1969 in English and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
American ballads and folk songs by John A Lomax ( Book )
40 editions published between 1934 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Music and lyrics for over 200 songs. John Henry, Goin' Home, Little Brown Jug, Alabama-Bound, Ten Thousand Miles from Home, Shack Bully Holler, Black Betty, The Hammer Song, Bad Man Ballad, Jesse James, Down in the Valley, The Bear in the Hill, Shortenin' Bread, The Ballad of Davy Crockett, and many more
Complete folksong arrangements : 61 songs by Benjamin Britten ( )
4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Negro folk songs as sung by Lead Belly, "king of the twelve-string guitar players of the world," long-time convict in the penitentiaries of Texas and Louisiana by John A Lomax ( )
6 editions published in 1936 in English and Undetermined and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Will Hogg, Texan by John A Lomax ( Book )
9 editions published between 1940 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vigor, fearlessness, downright honesty, and a love for the state of Texas and its people marked all the years of Will Hogg's Life
Midnight special by Leadbelly ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Our singing country : folk songs and ballads ( )
2 editions published in 2000 in Undetermined and English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cowboy songs and other frontier ballads by John A Lomax ( )
24 editions published between 1910 and 1986 in 3 languages and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
More than two hundred songs, some with music, whose lyrics depict life in the old West
Mississippi, the blues lineage musical geniuses of the fields, levees, and jukes ( Recording )
4 editions published in 1999 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Afro-American spirituals, work songs, and ballads by Alan Lomax ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1942 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Negro work songs and calls ( Recording )
3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The book of Texas by Harry Yandell Benedict ( Book )
12 editions published between 1916 and 2001 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Let it shine on me by Leadbelly ( Recording )
4 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Black Texicans balladeers and songsters of the Texas frontier by Alan Lomax ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Folk song U.S.A. : the 111 best American ballads by John A Lomax ( Book )
12 editions published between 1947 and 1975 in English and German and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Melodies arr. by John and Alan Lomax, piano acc. arr. by Charles and Ruth Seeger
 
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Alternative Names
Lomax, J. A. (John Avery), 1867-1948
Lomax, John
Lomax, John 1867-1948
Lomax, John A.
Lomax, John A. 1867-1948
Lomax, John Avery, 1867-1948
Languages
English (336)
German (1)
French (1)
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