John Work

Real Name:
John Wesley Work III
Profile:
15 June 1901 - 17 May 1967.
Composer, educator, choral director, and ethnomusicologist, who made significant field recordings of African-American folk culture in Coahama County, Mississippi, in 1941 and 1942 as part of a joint study between Fisk University, where he taught, and the Archive of American Folk Song.
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Artist

John Work Discography Tracks

Albums

W-4007-LP Fisk Jubilee Singers*, John W. Work* Fisk Jubilee Singers*, John W. Work* - Fisk Jubilee Singers(LP, Album, Mono) Word W-4007-LP US 1956 Sell This Version

Compilations

SFR - 104 John Work III* Recording Black Culture(CD, Comp) Spring Fed Records SFR - 104 US 2007 Sell This Version