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Montgomery, Little Brother 1906-1985

Overview
Works: 201 works in 362 publications in 1 language and 4,352 library holdings
Genres: Music  Blues (Music)  Filmed performances  Film excerpts  Rhythm and blues music  Nonfiction films  Folk music  Gospel music  Spirituals (Songs)  Poetry 
Roles: Performer, Author, Instrumentalist, Singer, Interviewee, Vocalist, Composer
Classifications: PS593.L8, 811.04
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Little Brother Montgomery
Classic blues from Smithsonian Folkways Recordings( Recording )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The blues is a sound forged in hard times but powerful enough to bring on the good times. This collection covers nearly half a century of blues with styles including Delta, St. Louis, and Chicago blues by some of the genre's biggest legends
Classic piano blues : from Smithsonian Folkways( Recording )

5 editions published between 1966 and 2008 in English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Born of ragtime and hard times, the piano blues migrated with its players from the deep South to the urban North. This collection features a selection of classic tracks from such legendary names as Leadbelly, Memphis Slim, and Willie Dixon
Classic African American gospel( Recording )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... The collection does a good job of representing the genre's history."--Dirty Linen
The very best of Buddy Guy by Buddy Guy( Recording )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic blues from Smithsonian Folkways Recordings( Recording )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The American folk-blues festival : the British tours 1963-1966( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of performances in England by blues legends
Chess blues( Recording )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blues by Little Brother Montgomery( )

5 editions published between 1961 and 2007 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic African American songsters : from Smithsonian Folkways by Barry Lee Pearson( Recording )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drawing 21 classic tracks, including four previously unreleased, from the deep well of Smithsonian Folkways archives, the connoisseur collection spotlights songs from ragtime, country, Tin Pan Alley, pre-blues songs, blues hybrids, and old-timey string band. Marquee-name artists Big Bill Broonzy, Brownie McGhee, Lead Belly, Peg Leg Sam, Mississippi John Hurt, and more set the record straight that there has long been much more to the African American secular song tradition than just the blues
Farro street jive by Little Brother Montgomery( )

11 editions published between 1968 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Church songs by Little Brother Montgomery( )

7 editions published between 1975 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic African American gospel from Smithsonian Folkways( )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bajez copper station by Little Brother Montgomery( )

6 editions published between 1975 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music down home : an introduction to Negro folk music, U.S.A. by Charles Edward Smith( Recording )

2 editions published between 1965 and 2010 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the Negro South known familiarly as "Down Home" an art form, music, has been the binding fabric of cultural identity, entering into every phase of life, not merely in terms of spiritual and secular but in terms of work and play, love and loneliness, good and bad, the world of waiting and the wall of color."
The blues line; a collection of blues lyrics by Eric Sackheim( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An anthology of blues lyrics heavily weighted to the so-called "country blues" but covering the whole spectrum of blues, from beginnings in Texas, the Mississippi delta, Alabama, and Georgia, as well as the female "city blues" singers of the mid-'20's, to later developments in such urban centers as Memphis, St. Louis and Chicago
Little Brother Montgomery by Little Brother Montgomery( )

9 editions published between 1961 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first time I met the blues by Buddy Guy( Recording )

5 editions published in 2002 in Undetermined and English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Atlantic blues( Recording )

2 editions published in 1986 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

South Side blues( )

6 editions published between 1961 and 1993 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Little Brother Montgomery : vocal accompaniments & early post-war recordings 1930-1954 by Little Brother Montgomery( )

3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Eurreal Wilford Montgomery

Little Brother Montgomery 1906-1985

Little Brother Montgomery Amerikaans pianist (1906-1985)

Little Brother Montgomery amerikansk musikar og pianist

Little Brother Montgomery amerikansk musiker och pianist

Little Brother Montgomery amerikansk musiker og pianist

Little Brother Montgomery US-amerikanischer Blues- und Jazz-Sänger und -Pianist

Montgomery, Eurreal 1906-1985

Montgomery, Eurreal Wilford 1906-1985

Montgomery, Little B. 1907-1985

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