WorldCat Identities

Oermann, Robert K.

Overview
Works: 33 works in 85 publications in 1 language and 4,143 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biographies  Film soundtracks  Motion picture music  Folk music  Folk songs  Old-time music  Autobiographies  Country music 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Robert K Oermann
 
Most widely held works by Robert K Oermann
Finding Her Voice : The Saga of Women in Country Music by Mary A Bufwack( Book )

8 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 943 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents the lives of hundreds of women from country's biggest legends to its forgotten pioneers who have nurtured the rise of country music
A century of country : an illustrated history of country music by Robert K Oermann( Book )

5 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of information on more than 200 country music stars
Little Miss Dynamite : the life and times of Brenda Lee by Brenda Lee( Book )

11 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 708 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A self-portrait of the child star who rose from the Georgia backwoods to pop music stardom illuminates the passion and drive that made Brenda Lee a celebrity and describes her tumultuous private life
The listener's guide to country music by Robert K Oermann( Book )

5 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a history of American country music and discusses bluegrass, western swing, honky-tonk, rockabilly, country rock, etc., and provides biographies of prominent songwriters and performers
Finding her voice : women in country music, 1800-2000 by Mary A Bufwack( Book )

6 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The spirit of the mountains: women in American folk music - Southern sentiments: country females in 19th century show business - Single girl, married girl: the Carter family and the birth of country music recording - The national barn dance: country women, radio and the Great Depression - Hungry disgusted blues: women in protest - Hollywood hayride: country music in World War II - Honky-tonk girl: Kitty Wells and her postwar sisters - All-day sing: women and Southern gospel music - Rockabilly women: let's have a party - The Nashville sound: Patsy Cline and the grand ole opry - The folk revival: come all ye fair and tender maidens - You're lookin' at country: Loretta Lynn and working-class pride - The heroines of heartbreak: Tammy Wynette and traditional values - Just because I'm a woman: Dolly Parton and her savvy sisters - Hollywood Tennessee: Barbara Mandrell and the show queens of country music - Back to country: Emmylou Harris and the country-rock fusion - Little Darlin's not my name: women in bluegrass - Eighties ladies and beyond: images for modern times - Meeting the millennium: female country triumphs
Behind the Grand Ole Opry curtain : tales of romance and tragedy by Robert K Oermann( Book )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on over 150 firsthand interviews with the stars of the Grand Ole Opry, these are stories that tell the heart of country--the lives that are lived and inspire the songs we love
America's music : the roots of country by Robert K Oermann( Book )

9 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Here is a lavishly illustrated personal history of country music, from the beginning through the present - a living history served up by the folks who know what it's all about: Dolly Parton, Loretta Lynn, Bill Monroe, Jean Ritchie, Naomi Judd, June Carter, Chet Atkins, Emmylou Harris, Willie Nelson, Waylon Jennings, Clint Black, Tracy Byrd, Kris Kristofferson, Ronnie Milsap, Randy Travis, Toby Keith, Diamond Rio, Pam Tillis, Mickey Gilley, Billy Ray Cyrus, K.T. Oslin
Patsy Cline: sweet dreams still : the anthology( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sweet Dreams Still is the essential video anthology of Patsy's filmed musical performances. From 'red hot mama' to the Nashville sound, this program showcases the many facets of a brilliant body of work that ended all too soon
The queens of country : Loretta Lynn, Dolly Parton, Patsy Cline( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disc 2. Six episodes of the television program Dolly from 1976 are presented. Parton performs some of her greatest hits, including I will always love you. Set features appearances by Linda Ronstadt, Kenny Rogers, Anne Murray, Ronnie Milsap, Rod McKuen, Emmylou Harris, Marilyn McCoo & Billy Davis, Jr., brother Randy Parton, and more
Marty Robbins : seems like yesterday( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows Marty Robbins performing 19 songs (and 5 bonus songs) spanning his 30 year career; includes biographical footage, as well as comments by Merle Haggard, Barbara Mandrell, and Ronny Robbins
Marty Robbins : music anthology( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video shows Marty Robbins performing 19 songs (and 5 bonus songs) spanning his 30 year career. Includes biographical footage, as well as comments by Merle Haggard, Barbara Mandrell, and Ronny Robbins
Songs of self-assertion : women in country music by Mary A Bufwack( Book )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The roots of country( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Patsy Cline : greatest hits( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Patsy Cline Greatest Hits if the definitive collection of hits, rarities and personal favourites from one of the world's greatest performers. Exploring her contagious charm and capturing her vocal charisma, this program showcases the many facets of Patsy Cline's brilliant catalogue of recordings - from 'red hot momma' to 'the Nashville Sound'"--Container
O brother, where art thou?( Recording )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ultimate American roots collection of old-time music presented as the sound track for the motion picture "O brother, where art thou?"
Roots of country : the legends look back by Robert K Oermann( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame : thirteenth annual induction dinner by Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Foundation( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles Hall of Fame inductees and discusses the development of music scenes and genres in this companion to the awards ceremony
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame seventeenth annual induction dinner by Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Foundation( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles Hall of Fame inductees and discusses the development of music scenes and genres in this companion to the awards ceremony
Patsy Cline : sweet dreams still( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Video biography and anthology of Patsy Cline's filmed musical performances
Sweet dreams still( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Sweet dreams is the definitive collection of hits, rarities and personal favourites from one of the world's greatest performers that captures her inescapable emotion and vocal charisma and showcases the many facets of her brilliant body of recordings from 'Red Hot Momma' to 'the Nashville Sound'. Hosted by Robert K. Oermann, this program features complete performances of Patsy's greatest hits along with her last televised appearance filmed just days before her tragic and untimely death"--Container
 
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A century of country : an illustrated history of country music
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Little Miss Dynamite : the life and times of Brenda LeeFinding her voice : women in country music, 1800-2000Behind the Grand Ole Opry curtain : tales of romance and tragedyAmerica's music : the roots of countryThe roots of countryRoots of country : the legends look back
Alternative Names
Robert K. Oermann American journalist and writer

Languages
English (70)