3 finding aid(s) found containing the word(s) Monroe, Bill, 1911-1996.

  1. Jun-ichi Yamada collection of bluegrass recordings

    290 items. approx. 150 manuscripts. 137 sound tape reels : analog ; 7 in. . 1 photographic print : color ; 3.25 in. x 4.75 in.. 2 artifacts. -- American Folklife Center, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.


    Collection of audio recordings made at various bluegrass festivals and performances in the United States by Jun-ichi Yamada from 1972 to 1976 in Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and a few other unspecified geographic locations. The festivals include Carlton Haney's Bluegrass Festival at Watermelon Park, Berryville, Virginia; Bluegrass Music Festival in Bluegrass Park, Camp Springs, North Carolina; the Newgrass Festival of 1974; the Wise County Shrine Club Bluegrass Festival; the 2nd Carter Stanley Memorial Festival, McClure, Virginia; the 7th Annual Culpeper Bluegrass and Folk Music Festival, Culpeper, Virginia; Bill Monroe's Bluegrass Festival, Bean Blossom, Indiana; Old Time Family Bluegrass Festival, Callaway, Maryland; Georgia State Bluegrass Music Festival, Lavonia, Georgia; Bluegrass Bonanza Showcase, Indian Springs, Maryland; and the Indian Springs Bluegrass Festival, Hagerstown, Maryland. Instrumentals and songs are performed with banjo, dobro, double bass, guitar, mandolin, and fiddle accompaniment, among other instruments. Tape containers included partial documentation--lists of performers and titles for some tape reels. Collection also includes copies of festival flyers, one photograph, and other ephemera. A few lists and annotations are in Japanese.

  2. Neil V. Rosenberg bluegrass music collection, 1923-1985

    approximately 2942 items. 6 containers. approximately 1755 sheets. 48 document files (DOC, DOCX, PDF, TXT) : digital. 273 reels : analog, 3 3/4 and 7 1/2 ips, 2 track ; 7 in., 5 in., and 3 in.. 34 sound cassettes : analog. 786 sound files (AIF, MP3, WAV) : digital. 5 photographs : black and white ; 5 in. x 8 in.. 39 photographs : color transparencies (slide format) ; 35 mm. 2 photographs : digital, color, JPG. -- American Folklife Center, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.


    Collection of compilation audio tape recordings; concert recordings from 1954-1969; and dubs of bluegrass radio programs, singles, and LPs.

  3. Redwood Canyon Ramblers collection, 1959-2013

    approximately 3134 items. 9 sound tape reels : analog, 7 1/2 ips 2 track ; 7 in.. 1 sound tape reel : analog ; 5 in.. 6 sound cassettes : analog. 2843 sound files (AIF, MP3, WAV) : digital. 2 videocassettes (VHS) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.. 10 video files (IMG, MOV) : digital. 52 photographs : digital, black and white, color, BMP, JPG, PDF. 161 document files (DOC, DOCX, JPG, PDF, TXT) : digital. approximately 50 sheets . -- American Folklife Center, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.


    Collection of audio and video studio recordings, demo/audition tapes, live recordings at various clubs, coffeehouses, and auditoriums; jam sessions; and radio programs featuring the Redwood Canyon Ramblers, including a show from Radio Kansai, Kobe, Hyogo, Japan (1991).