Urban Pioneers interview with Bruce Utah Phillips, November 30, 2004. (Cassette Tape 1, Side B)

Title Urban Pioneers interview with Bruce Utah Phillips, November 30, 2004. (Cassette Tape 1, Side B)
Alternative Title Polly Stewart Oral History Project: Interview with Bruce Utah Phillips, (Part 2)
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Creator Phillips, Utah; Stewart, Polly, 1943-2013
Contributor Bateman, Jennifer; 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 2 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 folk music and its social/historical context/commercial folk music and its relationship to more genuine folk music; 2. Talking about contemporary folk music as a new genre; 3. Talking about folk music “disseminators”—Alan Lomax, Burl Ives; 4. Untold story of the song, “Big Rock Candy Mountain”; 5. Talking about friendship with folklorist Kenny Goldstein/starting to play in concerts; 6. Talking about the influence from spending time at the Highlander School in Tennessee/learning from folk music’s Old Guard; 7. Learning music from 78 rpm records; 8. Talking about the Greenbrier Boys; Talking about the folk music revival/teaching guitar students; 9. Talking about the social, human elements of the folk music family circle; 10. Folk music in political context; 11. Remembering the Salt Lake City folk music scene/The Utah Valley Boys, Polly and the Valley Boys
Type Sound
Genre Sound recordings
Format application/pdf
Extent 47 minutes, 9 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/s6n01rd8
Setname uu_utfolklore
Date Created 2013-07-01
Date Modified 2014-02-20
ID 716432
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/details?id=716432
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