Urban Pioneers interview with Rosalie Sorrels, March 4, 2005 (Cassette Tape 1 Side A)

Title Urban Pioneers interview with Rosalie Sorrels, March 4, 2005 (Cassette Tape 1 Side A)
Alternative Title Polly Stewart Oral History Project: Interview with Rosalie Sorrels
Links to Media
Creator Sorrels, Rosalie; Stewart, Polly, 1943-2013
Contributor Green, Laura Marcus
Publisher Digitized by J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
Date 2005-03-04
Date Digital 2013-06-21
Temporal Coverage March 4, 2005
Description Recording of an interview (part 1) in Idaho City, Idaho, by Polly Stewart with Rosalie Sorrels, 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 conducted for the Utah Folk Music Revival Oral History Project, 2004-2011
Spatial Coverage Salt Lake City (Utah)
Subject Sorrels, Rosalie--Interviews; Folk singers--Utah--Interviews; Musicians--Utah--Interviews; Folk music--Utah
Keywords Rosalie Sorrels; Folk revival; Urban Pioneers; Oral history; Interviews
Table of Contents 1. Talking about Hugh Gillilan; 2. Talking about early career, acting, living in Idaho, moving to Salt Lake City, developing a musical community/starting to play guitar/family musical background; 3. Beginning to teach guitar classes; 4. Family life/drama, literary, and musical connections with the University of Utah through Dean Bentley’s program; 5. Beginnings of musical parties at Sorrels home; 6. Involvement in folklore/folklore seminar at UCLA/living in L.A; 7. Talking about Guy Carawan and American visitors to international youth conference in Moscow (Soviet Union) in mid 1950s; 8. Talking about becoming an impresario/playing out in folk music scene; 9. Talking about repertoire/interest in folk music tradition and transmission
Type Sound
Genre Sound recordings
Format application/pdf
Extent 46 minutes, 24 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/s6kw60zk
Setname uu_utfolklore
Date Created 2013-07-01
Date Modified 2014-02-20
ID 716471
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/details?id=716471
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