WorldCat Identities

Stekert, Ellen Jane 1935-

Overview
Works: 37 works in 72 publications in 1 language and 1,374 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings  Songs and music  Folk music  History  Popular music  Songs  Military music  Folk songs  Ballads  Biography 
Roles: Performer, Author, Editor, Singer, Other, Instrumentalist
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Most widely held works about Ellen Jane Stekert
 
Most widely held works by Ellen Jane Stekert
The urban experience and folk tradition by Américo Paredes( Book )

9 editions published between 1970 and 1971 in English and held by 673 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Songs of the Civil War by Irwin Silber( Recording )

12 editions published between 1960 and 2006 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Songs of a New York lumberjack by Kenneth S Goldstein( )

6 editions published between 1958 and 2007 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic English and Scottish ballads from Smithsonian Folkways( Recording )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 19th-century scholar Francis James Child meticulously and authoritatively compiled 305 Scottish and English ballads into the highly influential collection known as "Child Ballads." Although Child feared these ballads would vanish from human memory, they continue to be adored, studied, and actively performed across disciplines and genres. Classic English and Scottish Ballads from Smithsonian Folkways (from The Francis James Child Collection) introduces listeners to 21 of these traditional songs from the labels rich collections at the Smithsonian Institution, and demonstrates the timelessness of their themesfrom murder and ghosts to jealousy and unrequited love. 72 minutes, 40-page booklet with extensive notes
Two voices of tradition : the influence of personality and collecting environment upon the songs of two traditional folksingers by Ellen Jane Stekert( Book )

10 editions published between 1965 and 1985 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the life and career of the popular performer, hailed as "The Boss" of rock and roll music
Songs of a New York lumberjack by Ellen Jane Stekert( Recording )

in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ozark Mountain folksongs by Ellen Jane Stekert( Recording )

in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Singing the new traditions : songs, singers, and instrumentalists of the folk revival( Recording )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traditional American love songs( Recording )

in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Everybody sing! : volume 3 for seniors( Recording )

in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Folk songs for little cowboys( Recording )

in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Our singing heritage( Recording )

1 edition published in 1958 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ballads of careless love : love songs from Great Britain and the United States by Ellen Jane Stekert( Recording )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[United States, Kentucky, Appalachian region, 1961]( Recording )

1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The urban experience and folk tradition : Symposium on the Urban Experience and Folk Tradition, held at Wayne State Univ., May 20-21, 1968( Book )

2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journal of American Folklore supplement : annual report of the American Folklore Society( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The farmer's curst wife : a modified historic-geographic study by Ellen Jane Stekert( )

2 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dreadful memories : the life of Sarah Ogan Gunning, 1910-1983( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reminiscences by fellow musicians, friends and relatives of the events in this folk singer's life. Sarah performs some of her own songs which protest the working conditions of Kentucky coal miners and became a rallying point for the establishment of trade-unions for the coal miners
Cents and nonsense in the urban folk song movement : 1930-1966 by Ellen Jane Stekert( Book )

1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The snake-handling sect of Harlan County, Kentucky : its influence on folk tradition by Ellen Jane Stekert( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Stekert, Ellen J. 1935-

Stekert, Ellen J. (Ellen Jane), 1935-

Languages
English (58)