:: Title :: Roll On, Sweet Moment, Roll On
:: Genre :: religious song, shout, 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 :: T985.0, Track 24 (00:03:50)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - 13 of 21 recording sessions with Bessie Jones.
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - "'Roll on, sweet moment, roll on, (repeats) / Roll on till my labor is done, / and I'll be summoned to my home. // Chorus: Roll on, roll on, till I be summoned to my home ? // Pray on ? (etc.) // Preach on, brother preachers, preach on ? (etc.)
:: Collection :: Bessie Jones 1961-1962

 

 

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