:: Title :: Lay Your Head In The Window
:: Genre :: religious song, spiritual
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Jones, Bessie
:: Setting :: Alan Lomax's apartment, 3rd Street
:: Location :: Greenwich Village, New York City (New York), New York (United States)
:: Language :: English
:: Culture :: Southern U.S., African American, Sea Islands, Georgia
:: Session :: Bessie Jones VII 10/61
:: Date :: 10/12/1961
:: Reference Information :: T980.0, Track 8 (00:01:19)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - 13 of 21 recording sessions with Bessie Jones.
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - "'Lay your head in that window, (repeats) Have mercy, Lord, / Oh, have mercy, Lord. // Lord I want to see Jesus ?" (etc.) [spoken: I could just look at that window and see that thing] // Lordy, hear what a sinner got to say ? " (etc.)
:: Collection :: Bessie Jones 1961-1962

 

 

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