Urban Pioneers interview with Jim Sorrels, July 31, 2007 (Cassette Recording Side A)

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Title Urban Pioneers interview with Jim Sorrels, July 31, 2007 (Cassette Recording Side A)
Alternative Title Polly Stewart Oral History Project: Interview with Jim Sorrels
Links to Media https://stream.lib.utah.edu/index.php?c=portable_details&id=9672
Creator Sorrels, Jim; Bateman, Jennifer
Contributor Stewart, Polly, 1943-2013
Publisher Digitized by J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
Date 2007-07-31
Date Digital 2013-06-21
Temporal Coverage July 31, 2007
Description Recording of an interview by Polly Stewart with Jim Sorrels, a participant in the Utah folk music scene of the 1960s. Jennifer Bott [now Bateman] served as sound engineer. Transcript by Laura R. Marcus [now Green]. One of the interview recordings that Polly Stewart and Jennifer Bott conducted for the Utah Folk Music Revival Oral History Project, 2004-2011
Spatial Coverage Salt Lake City (Utah)
Subject Sorrels, Jim--Interviews; Folk singers--Utah--Interviews; Musicians--Utah--Interviews; Folk music--Utah
Keywords Jim Sorrels; Folk revival; Urban Pioneers; Oral history; Interviews
Table of Contents 1. Early interest in jazz music/getting into theater; 2. Meeting and marrying Rosalie Sorrels/getting into playing and collecting folk music/starting to teach guitar; 3. Working with folklorist Wayland Hand/beginning of Rosalie Sorrels's recording and performing career/studying folk songs; 4. Basic background information about Jim Sorrels/working for the Western Electric Company; 5. Musical background-instruments and influences; 6. Mastering and teaching the guitar/Salt Lake City-Kingston Trio connection; 7. Friendship with Bruce Phillips/developing performance style; 8. Talking about experiences in acting
Type Sound
Genre Sound recordings
Format application/pdf
Extent 47 minutes, 52 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/s6qr5g1r
Setname uu_utfolklore
Date Created 2013-07-01
Date Modified 2014-02-20
ID 716439
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6qr5g1r
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