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The Resource Honoring the fathers of bluegrass : tribute to 1946 and 1947, Ricky Skaggs and Kentucky Thunder, (sound recording)

Honoring the fathers of bluegrass : tribute to 1946 and 1947, Ricky Skaggs and Kentucky Thunder, (sound recording)

Label
Honoring the fathers of bluegrass : tribute to 1946 and 1947
Title
Honoring the fathers of bluegrass
Title remainder
tribute to 1946 and 1947
Statement of responsibility
Ricky Skaggs and Kentucky Thunder
Title variation
Tribute to 1946 and 1947
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • With their historic recordings of 1946 and '47, Monroe, Flatt, Scruggs, Wise, and Watts laid the foundation for the music as we know today. Ricky Skaggs recorded this tribute album to educate listeners about the history of bluegrass
  • "It's a labor of love carried out with skill and warmth ..."--Country Weekly
  • " ... Unmistakable integrity ... admirably vivid."--New York Times
  • "***1/2 out of four."--USA Today
  • "The concept here is nothing short of brilliant and, as usual with Ricky Skaggs & Kentucky Thunder, the picking and singing are outstanding."--Billboard
  • "Ricky Skaggs ... breathe new life into time-honored classics."--Dirty Linen
Accompanying matter
libretto or text
Awards note
51st Grammy award Best Bluegrass Album.
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Skaggs, Ricky
Credits note
Produced by Ricky Skaggs for Skaggs Place Productions
Date time place
Recorded at Skaggs Place Recording Studio in Hendersonville, Tennessee
Dewey number
782.421642
Form of composition
bluegrass music
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
M1630.18.S53
LC item number
H66 2008
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Ricky Skaggs, vocals, mandolin, guitar ; Kentucky Thunder (Ben Helson, Paul Brewster, vocals, guitars ; Cody Kilby-Lea, guitar ; Andy Leftwich, fiddle ; Jim Mills, banjo ; Mark Fain bass)
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1939-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Scruggs, Earl
  • McCoury, Del
  • Kentucky Thunder (Musical group)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Bluegrass music
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Honoring the fathers of bluegrass : tribute to 1946 and 1947, Ricky Skaggs and Kentucky Thunder, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Compact disc
  • Lyrics, program notes and credits in insert laid in container
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • (3:04)
  • Mother's only sleeping
  • (3:12)
  • Bluegrass breakdown
  • (2:54)
  • Little cabin home on the hill
  • (3:14)
  • Mansions for me
  • (3:29)
  • Sweetheart you done me wrong
  • Goin' back to old Kentucky
  • (2:56)
  • Why did you wander
  • (2:50)
  • Remember the cross
  • (2:59)
  • Old crossroad
  • (with Del McCoury)
  • (2:52)
  • (with Earl Scruggs)
  • (3:05)
  • When you're lonely
  • (3:03)
  • Toy heart
  • (3:31)
  • It's mighty dark to travel
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc (37 min., 14 sec.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
669890100827
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • SKFR1008
  • 6989010082
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • ocn212114512
  • 2630885
  • (OCoLC)212114512
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Honoring the fathers of bluegrass : tribute to 1946 and 1947, Ricky Skaggs and Kentucky Thunder, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Compact disc
  • Lyrics, program notes and credits in insert laid in container
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • (3:04)
  • Mother's only sleeping
  • (3:12)
  • Bluegrass breakdown
  • (2:54)
  • Little cabin home on the hill
  • (3:14)
  • Mansions for me
  • (3:29)
  • Sweetheart you done me wrong
  • Goin' back to old Kentucky
  • (2:56)
  • Why did you wander
  • (2:50)
  • Remember the cross
  • (2:59)
  • Old crossroad
  • (with Del McCoury)
  • (2:52)
  • (with Earl Scruggs)
  • (3:05)
  • When you're lonely
  • (3:03)
  • Toy heart
  • (3:31)
  • It's mighty dark to travel
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc (37 min., 14 sec.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
669890100827
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • SKFR1008
  • 6989010082
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • ocn212114512
  • 2630885
  • (OCoLC)212114512
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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