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The Resource A life of song, Ella Jenkins

A life of song, Ella Jenkins

Label
A life of song
Title
A life of song
Statement of responsibility
Ella Jenkins
Creator
Contributor
Performer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Children's music legend and the first lady of children's folk song, Ella Jenkins offers stories and songs that speak to her youthful years as an African-American child in a multicultural world
Member of
Accompanying matter
  • libretto or text
  • biography of performer or history of ensemble
Awards note
Parents' Choice Award winner, 2011.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jenkins, Ella
Date time place
Recorded at Chicago Recording Co., Chicago, Ill
Dewey number
782.42083
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
not applicable
Language note
Sung in English and Spanish (2nd track)
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Ella Jenkins, vocals, harmonica, ukulele, drum ; Rita Ruby, guitar, vocals ; with children from Donoghue Elementary and Horace Greely Elementary Schools, Chicago
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Ruby, Rita
Series statement
African American legacy recordings series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Children's songs
  • African Americans
  • Folk songs, English
  • Gospel music
  • Songs
  • African Americans
  • Children's songs
  • Folk songs, English
  • Gospel music
  • United States
Target audience
juvenile
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
A life of song, Ella Jenkins
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Children's songs
  • Compact disc
  • Includes program notes, durations, and lyrics on insert
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
  • Swing low, sweet chariot
  • Rock my soul in the bosom of Abraham
  • Standing in the need of prayer
  • Amazing grace
  • Somebody's talking about freedom
  • Sadie complete
  • Uncle Flood and the blues
  • Milk cow blues
  • Summertime
  • The cuckoo
  • Pick a bale of cotton
  • The farmer in the dell
  • This is your year, children
  • I'm on my way to Canaan land
  • One two three O'Leary
  • Calling a square dance
  • Black royalty
  • Little Sally Walker
  • Cotton-eyed Joe
  • I want to be ready
  • He's got the whole world in his hands
Control code
ocn694105521
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc (36 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Lccn
2013625517
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other control number
  • 093074506721
  • 00093074506721
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
SFW-CD-45067
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)694105521
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
A life of song, Ella Jenkins
Publication
Note
  • Children's songs
  • Compact disc
  • Includes program notes, durations, and lyrics on insert
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
  • Swing low, sweet chariot
  • Rock my soul in the bosom of Abraham
  • Standing in the need of prayer
  • Amazing grace
  • Somebody's talking about freedom
  • Sadie complete
  • Uncle Flood and the blues
  • Milk cow blues
  • Summertime
  • The cuckoo
  • Pick a bale of cotton
  • The farmer in the dell
  • This is your year, children
  • I'm on my way to Canaan land
  • One two three O'Leary
  • Calling a square dance
  • Black royalty
  • Little Sally Walker
  • Cotton-eyed Joe
  • I want to be ready
  • He's got the whole world in his hands
Control code
ocn694105521
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc (36 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Lccn
2013625517
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other control number
  • 093074506721
  • 00093074506721
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
SFW-CD-45067
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)694105521
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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