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The Resource How sweet it was : the sights and sounds of gospel's golden age, [produced by Anthony Heilbut]

How sweet it was : the sights and sounds of gospel's golden age, [produced by Anthony Heilbut]

Label
How sweet it was : the sights and sounds of gospel's golden age
Title
How sweet it was
Title remainder
the sights and sounds of gospel's golden age
Statement of responsibility
[produced by Anthony Heilbut]
Contributor
Performer
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A best of the best compilation covering a span of over 40 years. Compiled by gospel music expert Anthony Heilbut, this exciting multi-faceted package offers great film of gospel icons, filmed in the 1960s, as well as many all-time classic music tracks from the 1940s-1960s on the accompanying CD. Also includes booklet with biographical notes and photos
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
  • chart
  • videorecording
Date time place
Filmed in the early 1960s; compact disc recorded 1941-1984
PerformerNote
Various performers
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1926-2011
  • 1915-1973
  • 1927-
  • 1920-2007
  • 1916-2007
  • 1921-1996
  • 1927-1994
  • 1912-1972
  • 1923-1989
  • 1918-1995
  • 1911-1967
  • 1913-1991
  • 1918-1967
  • 1918-
  • 1911-1972
  • 1924-1973
  • 1931-1984
  • 1921-2009
  • 1914-2009
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Heilbut, Anthony
  • Fountain, Clarence
  • Campbell, Delois Barrett
  • Tharpe, Rosetta
  • Miller, Professor Alfred
  • Bradley, J. Robert
  • Bram, Emily
  • Renfro, Jessie Mae
  • Tucker, Ira
  • Williams, Marion
  • May, Brother Joe
  • Griffin, Bessie
  • Anderson, Robert
  • Coates, Dorothy Love
  • Andrews, Inez
  • Bradford, Alex
  • Cleveland, James
  • Steele, Silas
  • Hines, J. Earle
  • McCrary, Sam
  • Cooke, Edna Gallmon
  • Babb, Morgan
  • Harris, R. H.
  • Georgia Peach
  • Russell, Lois
  • Jackson, Mahalia
  • Brownlee, Archie
  • Ward, Clara
  • Green, Imogene
  • Smith, Eugene
  • Walker, Albertina
  • Ballinger, Robert
  • Jeter, Claude
  • Consolers (Musical group)
  • Meditation Singers
  • Five Blind Boys of Alabama
  • Raymond Rasberry Singers
  • Barrett Sisters
  • Sensational Nightingales (Musical group)
  • Dixie Hummingbirds
  • Davis Sisters (Gospel music group)
  • Gospel Harmonettes (Birmingham, Ala.)
  • Andrewettes (Musical group)
  • Soul Stirrers (Musical group)
  • Famous Blue Jay Singers
  • St. Paul Baptist Church (Los Angeles)
  • Fairfield Four
  • Radio Four (Gospel group)
  • Five Blind Boys of Mississippi
  • Roberta Martin Singers
  • Caravans (Musical group)
  • Gospel Chimes
  • Swan Silvertones
  • Shanachie Entertainment Corp
Runtime
70
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Gospel music
Technique
live action
Label
How sweet it was : the sights and sounds of gospel's golden age, [produced by Anthony Heilbut]
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from menu
  • Compact disc contains 9 previously unreleased tracks
  • Program and biographical notes by Anthony Heilbut (31 p. : ports.) inserted in container
Accompanying material
1 audio disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • (the Raymond Rasberry Singers)
  • Coming home
  • (Dorothy Love and the Original Gospel Harmonettes; Claude Jeter and the Swan Silvertones)
  • The prodigal son
  • (Ruth Davis and the Famous Davis Sisters)
  • Jesus met the woman at the well
  • (Sister Rosetta Tharpe)
  • Something within me
  • (Marion Williams)
  • From out of nowhere
  • (Delois Barrett Campbell and the Barrett Sisters)
  • In the garden
  • (Sister Rosetta Tharpe, Delois Barrett Campbell, and Professor Alfred Miller) ;
  • Commercial
  • Up above my head I hear music in the air
  • (Sister Rosetta Tharpe)
  • God's amazing grace
  • (J. Robert Bradley)
  • DVD.
  • Somewhere to lay my head
  • (the Sensational Nightingales)
  • I want Jesus to walk with me
  • (Madame Emily Bram)
  • Jesus keep me near the cross
  • (Sister Jessie Mae Renfro)
  • If you see my Savior
  • Maybe it's you
  • (Ira Tucker and the Dixie Hummingbirds)
  • If this ain't the Holy Ghost
  • The grace of God
  • (Marion Williams)
  • Must Jesus bear the cross alone
  • (Brother Joe May)
  • We'll understand it better by and by
  • (the Famous Davis Sisters)
  • My eternity
  • (Bessie Griffin)
  • O Lord it is I
  • (Robert Anderson)
  • You must be born again
  • (the Consolers)
  • He's right on time
  • (Dorothy Love Coates and the Gospel Harmonettes)
  • Let the church roll on
  • (Inez Andrews and the Andrewettes)
  • He's been a shelter for me
  • I'm a soldier
  • (the Soul Stirrers)
  • I've been dipped in the water (watcha gonna do)
  • (Professor Alex Bradford)
  • Deep down in my heart
  • Sanctified Lord
  • (James Cleveland)
  • It is well with my soul
  • (Marion Williams)
  • CD.
  • Stand by me
  • (Sister Rosetta Tharpe)
  • I am bound for Canaan Land
  • (Silas Steele and the Famous Blue Jay Singers)
  • How sweet it is
  • (Professor J. Earle Hines and the St. Paul Baptist Church Choir)
  • (the Meditation Singers)
  • No room at the inn
  • (Sam McCrary and the Fairfield Four)
  • Somebody touched me
  • (Edna Gallmon Cooke and the Radio Four)
  • My imagination of heaven
  • (Morgan Babb and the Radio Four)
  • He's a high class physician
  • (Marion Williams)
  • I thank you Lord
  • (R.H. Harris and the Soul Stirrers)
  • Too close to heaven
  • I'm waiting for Jesus
  • (the Georgia Peach and Lois Russell)
  • We shall walk together through the valley
  • (Madame Ernestine B. Washington)
  • Going on with the spirit
  • Didn't it rain
  • (Mahalia Jackson)
  • Will my Jesus be willing
  • (Archie Brownlee and the Five Blind Boys of Mississippi)
  • The pilgrim's song
  • (Clarence Fountain and the Five Blind Boys of Alabama)
  • (Clara Ward)
  • Stand by me
  • (Imogene Green and the Davis Sisters)
  • I'm not uneasy
  • (Ira Tucker and the Dixie Hummingbirds)
  • These are they
  • (Mahalia Jackson)
  • What could I do
  • Search me Lord
  • (Brother Joe May)
  • No tears in heaven
  • Satisfied
  • (Eugene Smith and the Roberta Martin Singers)
  • The angels keep watching over me
  • (Albertina Walker and the Caravans)
  • When the gates swing open
  • (Inez Andrews)
  • John saw
  • (Reverend Robert Ballinger and the Gospel Chimes)
  • Dot's testimony, part two
  • (Dorothy Love Coates)
Control code
801077
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • other
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 videodisc (1 hr., 10 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
016351690128
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
6901
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • videodisc
  • sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o632429832
  • (OCoLC)632429832
System details
DVD; all regions, NTSC; full-screen presentation
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Video recording format
DVD
Label
How sweet it was : the sights and sounds of gospel's golden age, [produced by Anthony Heilbut]
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from menu
  • Compact disc contains 9 previously unreleased tracks
  • Program and biographical notes by Anthony Heilbut (31 p. : ports.) inserted in container
Accompanying material
1 audio disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • (the Raymond Rasberry Singers)
  • Coming home
  • (Dorothy Love and the Original Gospel Harmonettes; Claude Jeter and the Swan Silvertones)
  • The prodigal son
  • (Ruth Davis and the Famous Davis Sisters)
  • Jesus met the woman at the well
  • (Sister Rosetta Tharpe)
  • Something within me
  • (Marion Williams)
  • From out of nowhere
  • (Delois Barrett Campbell and the Barrett Sisters)
  • In the garden
  • (Sister Rosetta Tharpe, Delois Barrett Campbell, and Professor Alfred Miller) ;
  • Commercial
  • Up above my head I hear music in the air
  • (Sister Rosetta Tharpe)
  • God's amazing grace
  • (J. Robert Bradley)
  • DVD.
  • Somewhere to lay my head
  • (the Sensational Nightingales)
  • I want Jesus to walk with me
  • (Madame Emily Bram)
  • Jesus keep me near the cross
  • (Sister Jessie Mae Renfro)
  • If you see my Savior
  • Maybe it's you
  • (Ira Tucker and the Dixie Hummingbirds)
  • If this ain't the Holy Ghost
  • The grace of God
  • (Marion Williams)
  • Must Jesus bear the cross alone
  • (Brother Joe May)
  • We'll understand it better by and by
  • (the Famous Davis Sisters)
  • My eternity
  • (Bessie Griffin)
  • O Lord it is I
  • (Robert Anderson)
  • You must be born again
  • (the Consolers)
  • He's right on time
  • (Dorothy Love Coates and the Gospel Harmonettes)
  • Let the church roll on
  • (Inez Andrews and the Andrewettes)
  • He's been a shelter for me
  • I'm a soldier
  • (the Soul Stirrers)
  • I've been dipped in the water (watcha gonna do)
  • (Professor Alex Bradford)
  • Deep down in my heart
  • Sanctified Lord
  • (James Cleveland)
  • It is well with my soul
  • (Marion Williams)
  • CD.
  • Stand by me
  • (Sister Rosetta Tharpe)
  • I am bound for Canaan Land
  • (Silas Steele and the Famous Blue Jay Singers)
  • How sweet it is
  • (Professor J. Earle Hines and the St. Paul Baptist Church Choir)
  • (the Meditation Singers)
  • No room at the inn
  • (Sam McCrary and the Fairfield Four)
  • Somebody touched me
  • (Edna Gallmon Cooke and the Radio Four)
  • My imagination of heaven
  • (Morgan Babb and the Radio Four)
  • He's a high class physician
  • (Marion Williams)
  • I thank you Lord
  • (R.H. Harris and the Soul Stirrers)
  • Too close to heaven
  • I'm waiting for Jesus
  • (the Georgia Peach and Lois Russell)
  • We shall walk together through the valley
  • (Madame Ernestine B. Washington)
  • Going on with the spirit
  • Didn't it rain
  • (Mahalia Jackson)
  • Will my Jesus be willing
  • (Archie Brownlee and the Five Blind Boys of Mississippi)
  • The pilgrim's song
  • (Clarence Fountain and the Five Blind Boys of Alabama)
  • (Clara Ward)
  • Stand by me
  • (Imogene Green and the Davis Sisters)
  • I'm not uneasy
  • (Ira Tucker and the Dixie Hummingbirds)
  • These are they
  • (Mahalia Jackson)
  • What could I do
  • Search me Lord
  • (Brother Joe May)
  • No tears in heaven
  • Satisfied
  • (Eugene Smith and the Roberta Martin Singers)
  • The angels keep watching over me
  • (Albertina Walker and the Caravans)
  • When the gates swing open
  • (Inez Andrews)
  • John saw
  • (Reverend Robert Ballinger and the Gospel Chimes)
  • Dot's testimony, part two
  • (Dorothy Love Coates)
Control code
801077
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • other
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 videodisc (1 hr., 10 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
016351690128
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
6901
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • videodisc
  • sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o632429832
  • (OCoLC)632429832
System details
DVD; all regions, NTSC; full-screen presentation
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Video recording format
DVD

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