WorldCat Identities

House, Son

Overview
Works: 322 works in 542 publications in 2 languages and 10,255 library holdings
Genres: Music  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Documentary films  Blues (Music)  Nonfiction films  Film soundtracks  Motion picture music  History  Songs  Music videos 
Roles: Performer, Author, Singer, Composer, Instrumentalist, Interviewee, Arranger, Vocalist, Narrator
Classifications: M1366, 781.643
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Son House
Ken Burns jazz : the story of America's music by Ken Burns( Recording )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 777 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music from the PBS special Jazz, by filmmaker Ken Burns
Delta blues by Son House( Recording )

29 editions published between 1963 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic blues from Smithsonian Folkways Recordings( Recording )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The blues is a sound forged in hard times but powerful enough to bring on the good times. This collection covers nearly half a century of blues with styles including Delta, St. Louis, and Chicago blues by some of the genre's biggest legends
Blues singer by Buddy Guy( Recording )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Martin Scorsese presents The best of the blues( Recording )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A distillation of the five-disc series, this album has so many different artists and styles that it is made very clear that the blues are as varied and individual as the artists themselves
Classic blues from Smithsonian Folkways Recordings( Recording )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blues masters : the essential history of the blues( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rare performances and historical footage tracing the development of American blues music
Mississippi Delta blues( Recording )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Woke up this mornin' : poetry of the blues( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Father of the Delta blues : the complete 1965 sessions by Son House( Recording )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 176 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 crucial years of transition for the art of folk music 1963-1966
The original delta blues by Son House( Recording )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

People take warning! : murder ballads & disaster songs, 1913-1938( Recording )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Whether documenting the sinking of the Titanic or a long-forgotten local murder, these 70 recordings are audio messages in a bottle, reflecting a lost world where age-old ballads rubbed up against songs inspired by the day's headlines
Mississippi, the blues lineage : musical geniuses of the fields, levees, and jukes( Recording )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Legends of the blues( Recording )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music from the motion picture Black snake moan by Scott Bomar( Recording )

4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La bof de Snake Moan est un hommage (en douce) au label Fat Possum, avec Samuel Jackson dans le rôle de RL Burnside. D'ailleurs, l'acteur chante 2 morceaux de Burnside et s'en sort plus que bien ! La vraie surprise de ce film est le talent musical de Samuel Jackson, qui chante 4 morceaux sur la bof ! Egalement présents des morceaux de Black Keys, Jessie Mae Emphill, Precious Bryant, Son House etc. C'est à dire la meilleure musique du Delta !
Masters of the Delta blues : the friends of Charlie Patton( Recording )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The impact of Charlie Patton on the Mississipi blues is demonstrated through the music on this album
Son House by Son House( Recording )

13 editions published between 1972 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pioneering blues musician from the Mississippi Delta, Eddie James "Son" House could weave a magic spell over his listeners, with his stern expression and serious, intimate yet joyous music
The rough guide to bottleneck blues : reborn and remastered( Recording )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bluesland : a portrait in American music by Ken Mandel( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features rare and memorable film performances of the greatest performers like Bessie Smith, Son House, Jimmy Rushing, Big Bill Broonzy, Sonny Boy Williamson, Muddy Waters, Big Joe Turner, T-Bone Walker, and B.B. King. Follows the music's many tributaries as blues flows into the sophisticated jazz of Louis Armstrong, Duke Ellington, and Count Basie, the rhythm and blues of Louis Jordan and Dinah Washington, and the rock 'n' roll of Chuck Berry and Elvis
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Blues masters : the essential history of the blues
Alternative Names
House, Eddie

House Eddie 1902-1988

House, Eddie James

House, Eddie James 1902-1988

House, Eddie James Son

House Eddie James Son 1902-1988

House, Eugene James

House, Eugene James 1902-1988

Son House 1902-1988

Son House Amerikaans zanger

Son House amerikansk sångare och gitarrist

Son House amerikansk sanger og gitarist

Son House amerikansk sanger og guitarist

Son House amerikansk songar og gitarist

Son House cantante e chitarrista statunitense

Son House musicien américain

Son House US-amerikanischer Blues-Musiker

Σον Χάουζ

Сан Хаус

Сон Хаус

سون هاوس گیتاریست و خواننده آمریکایی

サン・ハウス

桑·豪斯

Languages
English (84)

German (2)

Covers
Contemporary Black biography, Profiles from the international Black community