This is the finest Woody Guthrie Collection ever assembled. These 105 songs, including many of his best-known compositions and some of his most unususal, were all recorded in the 1940's by Moses Asch, the founder of Folkways Records. Carefully selected, exquisitely remastered, and painstakingly annotated in over 100 pages of text in four illustrated booklets. Contains four CDs originally issued as separate volumes. Compiled and annotated by Jeff Place and Guy Logsdon. Four hours and 43 minutes.
Country(s) United States
Culture Group(s) Anglo-American
Keyword(s) Folk songs–United States; Folksong revival; Music–Juvenile; Wit and humor
Instrument(s) Banjo; Fiddle; Guitar; Harmonica; Mandolin
Year of Release 1999
Record Label Smithsonian Folkways Recordings
Source Archive Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
Credits Recorded by Moses Asch ; Artist Woody Guthrie ; Produced by Jeff Place ; Produced by Guy William Logsdon ; Liner Notes by Guy Logsdon ; Liner Notes by Jeff Place
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