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Tambourines to glory sound recording : gospel songs by Langston Hughes and Jobe Huntley / sung by the Porter Singers with Ernest Cook

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Data Source
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
Notes
Program notes and song lyrics (7 p. : ill.) inserted in container.
Hugh E. Porter (director), piano, vocals; Hampton Carlton, organist, vocals; Yvonne Cumberbatch, guitar; Benjamin Snowden, tambourine; Carl McWilliams, saxophone; Jobe Huntley, solo vocals.
Recorded at Second Canaan Baptist Church in Harlem, October 3, 1958.
Track information
101. I'm Gonna Testify
102. When I Touched His Garment
103. Let the Church Say Amen
104. Home to God
105. Tambourines to Glory
201. Thank God, I've Got the Bible
202. Devil, Take Yourself Away
203. Back to the Fold
204. As I Go
Publisher number
FG 3538 Folkways
53538 Chant du Monde
Repository Loc.
Smithsonian Institution, Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, 600 Maryland Ave., S.W., Suite 2001, Washington, D.C. 20024. Call 202-633-7322 for appointment. Fax: 202-633-7019. Email: rinzlerarchives@si.edu
author
Hughes, Langston 1902-1967
Huntley, Jobe
recorder
Hancock, David
album cover design
Rosenhouse, Irwin
performer
Porter Singers
Date
1958
Physical description
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Type
Phonograph records
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Folkways Records Collection 1948-1986
Local number
Folkways 3538
Culture
African Americans
Americans
Topic
Gospel music
Choral singing
Spoken word
Place
New York
Harlem (New York, N.Y.)
Restrictions & Rights
Restrictions on access