Urban Pioneers interview with Bruce Utah Phillips, November 30, 2004. (Cassette Tape 2, Side A)

Title Urban Pioneers interview with Bruce Utah Phillips, November 30, 2004. (Cassette Tape 2, Side A)
Alternative Title Polly Stewart Oral History Project: Interview with Bruce Utah Phillips, (Part 3)
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Creator Phillips, Utah; Stewart, Polly, 1943-2013
Contributor Green, Laura Marcus
Publisher Digitized by J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
Date 2004-11-30
Date Digital 2013-06-21
Temporal Coverage November 30, 2004
Description Recording of Part 3 of an interview by Polly Stewart with Bruce "Utah" Phillips at Nevada City, California. Utah Phillips was a participant in the Utah folk music scene of the 1960s. Transcript by Polly Stewart, copy-edited by Laura R. Marcus [now Green]. One of the interview recordings that Polly Stewart and Jennifer Bott Bateman conducted for the Utah Folk Music Revival Oral History Project, 2004-2011
Spatial Coverage Salt Lake City (Utah)
Subject Phillips, Utah--Interviews; Folk singers--Utah--Interviews; Musicians--Utah--Interviews; Folk music--Utah
Keywords Utah Phillips; Bruce Phillips; Folk revival; Urban Pioneers; Oral history; Interviews
Table of Contents 1. Talking about Charlie Kelley and Juanita Brooks as sources for song-writing material, history/writer Juanita Brooks’s role in founding the Federal Writers Project; 2. Folklore vs. history as an interpretation of “what happened”; 3. Remembering Salt Lake City days—Wes Bowen, Willy Lucas, Face of a Nation production at the University of Utah; 4. Talking about performance style—alternating between song and story/talking about literary influences on his work; 5. Talking about his songwriting process; 6. Talking about the influence of Delsarte dramatic/acting experiences and Barry Lynn; 7. Talking about transitional time—leaving Utah, living in Saratoga and the folk music scene there; 8. Talking about the folk music trade—touring, recording, business aspects
Type Sound
Genre Sound recordings
Format application/pdf
Extent 28 minutes, 51 seconds
Language eng
Rights This material may be protected by copyright. Permission may be required for use in any form. For further information please contact Alison Regan, Head of Scholarship and Education Services at the J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah: alison.regan@utah.edu.
Is Part of The 30 interview recordings that Polly Stewart and Jennifer Bott conducted for the Utah Folk Music Revival Oral History Project
ARK ark:/87278/s6bz6qxb
Setname uu_utfolklore
Date Created 2013-07-01
Date Modified 2014-02-20
ID 716349
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/details?id=716349
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