Mountain Music of Kentucky

Mountain Music of Kentucky

produced by John Cohen, 1932- (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1996), 2 hours 14 mins

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Field of Interest
American Music
Description
Originally issued as a single LP in 1960, Mountain Music of Kentucky was praised as "the greatest Kentucky record ever issed and one of the greatest records in the entire literature of American folk song" (San Francisco Chronicle 1960). This much expanded compilation features some of the outstanding traditional musicians of the twentieth century with two full hours of performances (60 minutes previously unreleased), new notes, and many photographs by John Cohen. "One of the greatest records in the entire literature of American folk song." — San Francisco Chronicle
Content Type
Music recording
Duration
2 hours 14 mins
Format
Audio
Sub Genre
Old Time, American Folk
Label
Smithsonian Folkways Recordings
Producer
John Cohen, 1932-
Release Date
1996
Subject
American Music, World Music, Music & Performing Arts, American Studies, American Folk Music, United States and Canada, Música Folklórica Norteamericana, Folk Music Norte-Americana, Estados Unidos y Canadá, Estados Unidos e Canadá, United States
Keywords and Translated Subjects
Música Folklórica Norteamericana, Folk Music Norte-Americana, Estados Unidos y Canadá, Estados Unidos e Canadá

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