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A ballad of the West : the epic trilogy, by Bobby Bridger, (sound recording)

Label
A ballad of the West : the epic trilogy
Title
A ballad of the West
Title remainder
the epic trilogy
Statement of responsibility
by Bobby Bridger
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A four-CD set containing 32 songs. A highly-acclaimed trilogy of historically-documented epic ballads which chronicle the American West from the days of the mountain men and the Fur Trade Era of the 1820's through the death of the Lakota holy man, Black Elk, in 1950
Related
Accompanying matter
other
Cataloging source
TXA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bridger, Bobby
Date time place
"Seekers of the Fleece" recorded July 17-25, 1975 in Timberjack Joe's tipi in the Colorado Rockies and Denver Sound Studios, Aurora, Colorado. "Pahaska" recorded March/April 1999 and April 4-6, 2000, Hill on the Moon Studios, Austin, Texas. "Lakota" recorded April 4-6, 2000, Hill on the Moon Studios, Austin, Texas
Form of composition
folk music
Format of music
not applicable
PerformerNote
Bobby Bridger with supporting musicians ; "Ballad of the Fleece" narrated by Slim Pickens
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Deloria, Vine
  • Golden Egg Records
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bridger, Jim
  • Glass, Hugh
  • Ballads, English
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Teton Indians
  • Dakota Indians
  • West (U.S.)
Label
A ballad of the West : the epic trilogy, by Bobby Bridger, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Compact discs
  • Complete credits and notes by Bobby Bridger and Vine Deloria on container; additional notes and lyrics of the songs available at website: www.aballadofthewest.com
Capture and storage technique
  • digital storage
  • analog electrical storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • Seekers of the fleece. Free my spirit, 'fore my spirit's dead ; Jedediah Strong Smith ; I had a vision ; The crawl ; Life is a river ; Rendezvous, 1832 ; People carry on ; Blackfoot ; Free me like an eagle once again ; Free my spirit, 'fore my spirit's dead (Reprise)
  • Pahaska, disc 1. The Rainbow Trail ; The scouts ; The Pony Express ; One perfect moment ; Destiny ; Dime novels -- Pahaska, disc 2. Magicians from mythology ; The duel with Yellow Hand ; The Wild West ; Arrows of light ; Absaroka ; Pahaska had a good heart
  • Lakota. Lakota ; Red Cloud ; Buffalo ; Sundance ; Permanent change ; Little Big Horn ; Meadowlark ; The Ghost Dance ; Is the darkness only searching for the light? ; Lakota (Reprise)
Control code
ocm47281869
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
4 sound discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Other physical details
digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(Sirsi) ADN-1923
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
A ballad of the West : the epic trilogy, by Bobby Bridger, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Compact discs
  • Complete credits and notes by Bobby Bridger and Vine Deloria on container; additional notes and lyrics of the songs available at website: www.aballadofthewest.com
Capture and storage technique
  • digital storage
  • analog electrical storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • Seekers of the fleece. Free my spirit, 'fore my spirit's dead ; Jedediah Strong Smith ; I had a vision ; The crawl ; Life is a river ; Rendezvous, 1832 ; People carry on ; Blackfoot ; Free me like an eagle once again ; Free my spirit, 'fore my spirit's dead (Reprise)
  • Pahaska, disc 1. The Rainbow Trail ; The scouts ; The Pony Express ; One perfect moment ; Destiny ; Dime novels -- Pahaska, disc 2. Magicians from mythology ; The duel with Yellow Hand ; The Wild West ; Arrows of light ; Absaroka ; Pahaska had a good heart
  • Lakota. Lakota ; Red Cloud ; Buffalo ; Sundance ; Permanent change ; Little Big Horn ; Meadowlark ; The Ghost Dance ; Is the darkness only searching for the light? ; Lakota (Reprise)
Control code
ocm47281869
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
4 sound discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Other physical details
digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(Sirsi) ADN-1923
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
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