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Film, Video American Folklife Center/Folk Alliance Lomax Challenge: Mary Bragg

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Title

  • American Folklife Center/Folk Alliance Lomax Challenge: Mary Bragg

Summary

  • Mary Bragg sings "Trouble So Hard" as part of the Lomax Challenge. To mark the 100th birthday of influential folklorist and musician Alan Lomax (1915-2002), who collected songs from musicians like Muddy Waters, Lead Belly, Aunt Molly Jackson and Woody Guthrie, Folk Alliance International joined the American Folklife Center to create the Lomax Challenge. Folk Alliance members chose collected by Lomax from the collections of the center and performed their versions on the Alan Lomax Centennial Stage at Folk Alliance's conference in Kansas City.

Names

  • Library of Congress
  • American Folklife Center, sponsoring body

Created / Published

  • Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, 2015-02-21.

Headings

  • -  Culture, Performing Arts
  • -  Mary Bragg, Alan Lomax, folklife, folk music, American Folklife Center

Notes

  • -  Classification: Music and Books on Music.
  • -  Mary Bragg.
  • -  Recorded on 2015-02-21.
  • -  Kids, Families.
  • -  Librarians, Archivists.
  • -  Teachers.

Medium

  • 1 online resource

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2021689662

Online Format

  • video
  • image

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Chicago citation style:

Library Of Congress, and Sponsoring Body American Folklife Center. American Folklife Center/Folk Alliance Lomax Challenge: Mary Bragg. Washington, D.C.: Library of Congress, -02-21, 2015. Video. https://www.loc.gov/item/2021689662/.

APA citation style:

Library Of Congress & American Folklife Center, S. B. (2015) American Folklife Center/Folk Alliance Lomax Challenge: Mary Bragg. Washington, D.C.: Library of Congress, -02-21. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2021689662/.

MLA citation style:

Library Of Congress, and Sponsoring Body American Folklife Center. American Folklife Center/Folk Alliance Lomax Challenge: Mary Bragg. Washington, D.C.: Library of Congress, -02-21, 2015. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2021689662/>.