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Audio Recording Bonaparte's Retreat

Bonaparte's Retreat

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Title

  • Bonaparte's Retreat

Names

  • Stepp, William Hamilton -- 1875-1957 (performer)
  • Lomax, Alan -- 1915-2002 (recordist)
  • Lyttleton, Elizabeth -- 1917- (recordist)

Headings

  • -  Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821
  • -  Kentucky
  • -  Fiddle tunes

Notes

  • -  A transcription of this recording by Ruth Crawford Seeger was the source for the musical theme of the "Hoe Down" in the score for the ballet Rodeo by Aaron Copeland. (General)
  • -  Recorded by Alan and Elizabeth Lomax in Salyersville, Kentucky. (venue)
  • -  Alan and Elizabeth Lomax Kentucky Collection. (source note)
  • -  Recorded in 1937 (date)

Form

  • sound recording

Extent

  • 1 disc.

Repository

  • American Folklife Center

LC Classification

  • AFC 1937/001: AFS 01568 A02

Online Format

  • audio

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Chicago citation style:

Stepp, William Hamilton, Alan Lomax, and Elizabeth Lyttleton. Bonaparte's Retreat. Audio. https://www.loc.gov/item/ihas.200196309/.

APA citation style:

Stepp, W. H., Lomax, A. & Lyttleton, E. Bonaparte's Retreat. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/ihas.200196309/.

MLA citation style:

Stepp, William Hamilton, Alan Lomax, and Elizabeth Lyttleton. Bonaparte's Retreat. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/ihas.200196309/>.