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

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Title Urban Pioneers interview with Rosalie Sorrels, March 4, 2005 (Cassette Tape 1 Side B)
Alternative Title Polly Stewart Oral History Project: Interview with Rosalie Sorrels
Links to Media https://stream.lib.utah.edu/index.php?c=portable_details&id=9695
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 American Folk Music Revival 1950-1970
Description Recording of an interview (part 2) 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. Friendship with Pete Seeger and the Weavers; 2. Talking about communism-general attitudes in the 1950s and family participation; 3. Pondering the socio-political/economic aspects of the folk music revival and folk song collecting; 4. Talking about Rosalie Sorrels' impresarioed concerts and events; 5. Talking about Rosalie Sorrels's scrapbook; 6. Talking about friendship with Hunter Thompson; 7. Talking about diverse interests in performing arts genres/developing a "speak truth to power" consciousness in her approach to folk music; 8. Talking about folk song publications, Sing Out!, Little Sandy Review, and Broadside; 9. Talking about friendship with Bruce Phillips/talking about being a storyteller who uses music to tell stories (as opposed to being a "folk singer")
Type Sound
Genre Sound recordings
Format application/pdf
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/s66m3rps
Setname uu_utfolklore
Date Created 2013-07-01
Date Modified 2014-02-20
ID 716474
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s66m3rps
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