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Odetta 1930-2008

Overview
Works: 331 works in 678 publications in 4 languages and 10,686 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Made-for-TV movies  Documentary films  Film adaptations  Blues (Music)  Nonfiction films  Live sound recordings  Television plays  Concert films  Filmed performances 
Roles: Performer, Author, Actor, Singer, Instrumentalist, Musician, Interviewee, Composer
Classifications: PS3557.A355, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Odetta
The autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman by Ernest J Gaines( Visual )

7 editions published between 1973 and 2004 in English and held by 1,594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miss Jane Pittman is celebrating her 110th birthday. As the civil rights movement heats up, Miss Jane, a former slave, recounts her memories of the black experience from picking potatoes on a southern plantation to fetching water for soldiers in the Civil War to her views on the current and turbulent equal rights movement
Lightning in a bottle( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 438 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
Belafonte returns to Carnegie Hall by Harry Belafonte( )

16 editions published between 1960 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The essential Odetta by Odetta( Recording )

14 editions published between 1973 and 1987 in 3 languages and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ballad of Ramblin' Jack( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 240 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
Treasures from the Folk den by Roger McGuinn( Recording )

5 editions published in 2001 in 3 languages and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Odetta and the blues by Odetta( )

16 editions published between 1962 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Greatest folksingers of the sixties( Recording )

5 editions published between 1972 and 1996 in 4 languages and held by 200 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 )

16 editions published between 1960 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Festival : filmed at the Newport Folk Festival by Joan Baez( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cinematic synthesis of four Newport folk Festivals that depicts the years of transition for the art of folk music, 1963-1966
The tin angel by Odetta( )

9 editions published between 1954 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blues everywhere I go by Odetta( Recording )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The only folk collection you'll ever need( Recording )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the Gate of Horn by Odetta( Recording )

12 editions published between 1957 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tribute to Woody Guthrie by Woody Guthrie( Recording )

5 editions published between 1972 and 2000 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Highlights from concerts at Carnegie Hall, 1968; Hollywood Bowl, 1970
Festival : folk music at Newport, 1963-1966( Visual )

4 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Performances of and interviews with some of the legendary musicians who participated in the Newport Folk Festival, 1963-1966
Odetta sings ballads and blues by Odetta( Recording )

11 editions published between 1956 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Odetta by Odetta( Recording )

20 editions published between 1962 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An interview with Odetta, held just before the closing of New York's Filmore East. She talks about black musicians in America, her childhood, being a woman in the performing world, her metaphysical view of the human experience, and the development of her music. Includes Odetta performing a Paul McCartney song
Time-Life's treasury of folk music. an all-star hootenanny( Recording )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Born to be blue : music from the motion picture( Recording )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman
Alternative Names
Felious, Odetta

Felious, Odetta 1930-2008

Gordon, Odetta 1930-2008

Gordon, Odetta Felious

Gordon, Odetta Felious 1930-2008

Holmes, Odetta

Holmes, Odetta 1930-2008

Odetta Amerikaans zanger

Odetta Amerikaans zangeres

Odetta amerikansk sanger

Odetta amerikansk songar

Odetta cantante e chitarrista statunitense

Odetta groupe de musique américain

Odetta grupo musical estadounidense

Odetta Holmes

Odetta Holmes amerikansk sångare

Odetta músic estatunidenca

Odetta música estadounidense

Odetta US-amerikanische Sängerin

Odetta yhdysvaltalainen muusikko

Холмс, Одетта

אודטה

אודטה שחקנית אמריקאית

اودتا خواننده آمریکایی

オデッタ

歐蒂塔

Languages
English (128)

German (5)

French (1)

Spanish (1)

Covers
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