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Odetta 1930-2008

Overview
Works: 319 works in 579 publications in 3 languages and 9,620 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television plays  History  Blues (Music)  Blues-rock music  Biography  Television adaptations  Popular music  Folk-rock music 
Roles: Performer, Author, Singer, Instrumentalist, Interviewee, Musician, Composer
Classifications: PS3557.A355, 791.4372
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The autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 1,547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The history of blacks in the South as seen through the eyes of a 110-year-old former slave. Based on the novel by Ernest J. Gaines
Lightning in a bottle ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
More than 50 musicians gather in New York City to celebrate 100 years of the blues in this Blues Music Foundation benefit concert
The ballad of Ramblin' Jack ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Looks at the life of Ramblin' Jack Elliott who traveled and sang with Woody Guthrie and became a mentor to Bob Dylan. Documented by his daughter Aiyana, this film, shot over a period of two years, contains performances, interviews and archival material including home movies from the Guthrie family's private collection
The essential Odetta by Odetta( Recording )
11 editions published between 1973 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Treasures from the Folk den by Roger McGuinn( Recording )
5 editions published in 2001 in 3 languages and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Greatest folksingers of the sixties ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1972 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Disc 1: great artists from the Vanguard folk catalogue and disc 2: highlights of the Newport folk festivals
Christmas spirituals by Odetta( Recording )
14 editions published between 1960 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Belafonte returns to Carnegie Hall by Harry Belafonte( Recording )
11 editions published between 1960 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Festival filmed at the Newport Folk Festival by Murray Lerner( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A cinematic synthesis of four Newport folk Festivals that depicts the crucial years of transition for the art of folk music 1963-1966
Blues everywhere I go by Odetta( Recording )
7 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Odetta and the blues by Odetta( )
13 editions published between 1962 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Folk song and minstrelsy ( Recording )
6 editions published between 1961 and 1962 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
At the Gate of Horn by Odetta( Recording )
11 editions published between 1957 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A tribute to Woody Guthrie by Woody Guthrie( Recording )
4 editions published between 1972 and 1989 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Highlights from concerts at Carnegie Hall, 1968; Hollywood Bowl, 1970
The Best of Odetta ballads and blues by Odetta( Recording )
14 editions published between 1958 and 2011 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Odetta gives mesmerizing performances of traditional folk and blues standards in her trademark contralto, accompanying herself on acoustic guitar or singing a cappella
Gonna let it shine a concert for the holidays by Odetta( Recording )
2 editions published in 2005 in Undetermined and English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Odetta sings ballads and blues by Odetta( Recording )
7 editions published between 1956 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Time-Life's treasury of folk music. an all-star hootenanny ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The tin angel by Odetta( )
9 editions published between 1954 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sings ballads and blues by Odetta( Recording )
8 editions published between 1956 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Felious Odetta 1930-2008
Gordon, Odetta 1930-2008
Gordon, Odetta Felious 1930-2008
Holmes, Odetta 1930-2008
Languages
English (124)
German (2)
French (1)
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