:: Title :: Interview with Jim Queen about spirituals / John Henry / Goin' Back To West Virginia / Carry Myself To Jesus
:: Genre :: ballad, interview, proto-blues, religious song, spiritual, spoken
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Lomax, Alan [vocal]
Queen, Jim [vocal]
:: Setting :: The home of Jim Queen
:: Location :: Warrenton (Fauquier County), Virginia (United States)
:: Language :: English
:: Culture :: Southern U.S., African American, Appalachian, Virginia
:: Session :: Warrenton 5/60
:: Date :: 5/6/1960
:: Reference Information :: T941.0, Track 22 (00:04:52)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - Religious material, minstrel songs, and hillbilly tunes performed by Jim Queen. Lomax is very interested in the fact that all the songs Jim knows he says he has learned from whites. [Source: Editor]
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - Lomax and McQueen discuss spirituals he knows [Source: Editor]
:: Collection :: Southern U.S. 1959 and 1960

 

 

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