WorldCat Identities

Stanley, Ralph

Overview
Works: 417 works in 622 publications in 2 languages and 11,180 library holdings
Genres: Motion picture music  Biography  Concert films  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Music  History  Bluegrass music  Songs  Country music 
Roles: Performer, Author, Instrumentalist, Singer, Composer, Lyricist
Classifications: M1527, 781.542
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Ralph Stanley
O brother, where art thou? by T-Bone Burnett( Recording )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 1,131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Producer T Bone Burnett pays homage to traditional bluegrass with the soundtrack to O Brother, Where Art Thou. Alison Krauss, Gillian Welch, and Ralph Stanley are just some of the artists who lend their voices to the film's Grammy-winning soundtrack
Down from the mountain by T-Bone Burnett( Visual )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary featuring the Cox family, Fairfield Four, Emmylou Harris, John Hartford, Chris Thomas King, Alison Krauss, Colin Linden, David Rawlings, Peasall Sisters, Dan Tyminski, Gillian Welch, and The Whites. Includes interviews, rehearsal and concert segments
Songs of inspiration by Alabama (Musical group)( Recording )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Award winning Country Music icons Alabama have taken to the studios to produce their first Gospel album. Included are 13 traditional and two new tracks by the band
Lost in the lonesome pines by Jim Lauderdale( Recording )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ralph Stanley by Ralph Stanley( Recording )

11 editions published between 1976 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Man of constant sorrow by Ralph Stanley( Recording )

11 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stanley opens up about his expansive career as an old-time musician. Stanley grew up in the Virginia mountains and first learned music from his banjo-playing mother. He interrupted his musical career to farm for a short time, but soon returned to music with his brother Carter. Later in his career, Stanley gained popularity after being featured in the hit motion picture soundtrack for O Brother, Where Art Thou?
Divided & united : the songs of the Civil War( Recording )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Songs of the Civil War are brought to life from both legends and rising stars in the worlds of country, bluegrass, folk, and beyond. Some of the artists featured include Loretta Lynn, Dolly Parton, Vince Gill, Ralph Stanley, Taj Mahal, and more
A distant land to roam : songs of the Carter family by Ralph Stanley( Recording )

6 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clinch Mountain sweethearts by Ralph Stanley( Recording )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A very special acoustic Christmas( Recording )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lawless : original motion picture soundtrack( Recording )

5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Lawless soundtrack includes original songs written by Nick Cave and Warren Ellis for the movie and performances by country legends Willie Nelson and Emmylou Harris along with grammy award winner Ralph Stanley and Mark Lanegan
A mother's prayer by Ralph Stanley( Recording )

4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Time-Life's treasury of bluegrass( Recording )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shine on by Ralph Stanley( Recording )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great high mountain by Ralph Stanley( )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bluegrass( Recording )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The rough guide to bluegrass : Cold coal town( Recording )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Old-time pickin' : a clawhammer banjo collection by Ralph Stanley( )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Transamerica : original motion picture soundtrack( Recording )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Masters of the banjo( )

2 editions published in 1994 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Dr. Ralph Stanley

Ralph Stanley & Friends

Ralph Stanley americký hudebník

Ralph Stanley Amerikaans zanger

Ralph Stanley and Friends

Ralph Stanley cantant estatunidenc

Ralph Stanley cantante estadounidense

Ralph Stanley chanteur et banjoïste américain de bluegrass

Ralph Stanley musicista statunitense

Ραλφ Στάνλεϊ

Ральф Стэнли

ראלף סטנלי

ראלף סטנלי מוזיקאי אמריקאי

رالف استنلی

رالف ستانلي مغني أمريكي

ラルフ・スタンレー

拉尔夫·史坦利

Languages
English (105)

Dutch (1)

Covers
Traveling the high way home : Ralph Stanley and the world of traditional bluegrass musicThe banjo of Ralph StanleyContemporary musicians : profiles of the people in music