WorldCat Identities

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

Overview
Works: 331 works in 890 publications in 3 languages and 19,595 library holdings
Genres: Music  Songs and music  Poetry  Spirituals (Songs)  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Notated music  Ballads  Songs  Blues (Music) 
Roles: Author, Compiler, Editor, Interviewee, Performer, Collector, Interviewer, Composer, Host, Printer, Other, Singer, Lyricist, Arranger, Illustrator
Classifications: M1629.L85, 784.4973
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John A Lomax
Cowboy songs and other frontier ballads by John A Lomax( Book )

112 editions published between 1910 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,321 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( )

29 editions published between 1934 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,062 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discover the diversity, spontaneity, free-flowing melody and sheer invention of scores of songs sung by cowboys and convicts, lumberjacks, hobos, miners, plantation slaves, and more
Folk song: U.S.A. : the 111 best American ballads by John A Lomax( )

34 editions published between 1947 and 1975 in 3 languages and held by 1,164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Songs of the cattle trail and cow camp by John A Lomax( Book )

39 editions published between 1919 and 2012 in English and held by 946 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( )

5 editions published between 1941 and 2007 in English and held by 597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American ballads and folk songs by John A Lomax( Book )

45 editions published between 1924 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 535 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
Best loved American folk songs : (Folk song: U.S.A.) by John A Lomax( )

13 editions published between 1947 and 1969 in English and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Complete folksong arrangements : 61 songs by Benjamin Britten( )

7 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The American Mother Goose by Ray Wood( Book )

1 edition published in 1940 in English and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of American folk rhymes
Midnight special by Leadbelly( Recording )

3 editions published in 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 304 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( )

5 editions published in 1936 in English and Undetermined and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Will Hogg, Texan by John A Lomax( Book )

11 editions published between 1940 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 285 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
Our singing country : folk songs and ballads( )

4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Folk song U.S.A. : the 111 best American ballads by John A Lomax( Book )

36 editions published between 1947 and 1975 in 3 languages and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Melodies arr. by John and Alan Lomax, piano acc. arr. by Charles and Ruth Seeger
Negro work songs and calls by Benjamin Albert Botkin( Recording )

9 editions published between 1943 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Our singing country : a second volume of American ballads and folk songs by John A Lomax( )

13 editions published between 1941 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This sequel to the Lomaxes' widely acclaimed American Ballads and Folk Songs includes melodies and words for tunes from all parts of the country. Songs include spirituals, hollers, game songs, lullabies, courting songs, chain-gang work songs, Cajun airs, breakdowns, and many more. Judith Tick, a scholar and award-winning author, provides a new fact-filled Introduction; notes on tune origins, two indexes, and an extensive bibliography round out this archive of some 200 authentic folk songs and ballads
Black Texicans : balladeers and songsters of the Texas frontier by Alan Lomax( Recording )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Let it shine on me by Leadbelly( Recording )

3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The book of Texas by H. Y Benedict( Book )

12 editions published between 1916 and 2001 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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American ballads and folk songs American ballads and folk songs
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American ballads and folk songsOur singing country : a second volume of American ballads and folk songsAmerican ballads and folk songsComplete folksong arrangements : 61 songsOur singing country : folk songs and balladsOur singing country : a second volume of American ballads and folk songsLast cavalier : the life and times of John A. Lomax, 1867-1948
Alternative Names
John Avery Lomax músic estatunidenc

John Lomax American musician

John Lomax Amerikaans musicoloog (1867-1948)

John Lomax músico estadounidense

John Lomax musicologue et folkloriste américain

John Lomax US-amerikanischer Folklore- und Musikforscher

John Lomax yhdysvaltalainen muusikko

Lomax, J. 1867-1948

Lomax, J. A. 1867-1948

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

Lomax, J. (John), 1867-1948

Lomax, John

Lomax, John 1867-1948

Lomax, John A.

Lomax, John A. 1867-1948

Lomax, John Avery

Lomax, John Avery 1867-1948

جون لوماكس موسيقي أمريكي

ジョン・ロマックス

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Languages
English (416)

French (2)

German (1)