Finding aid for the Bob Shatkin Collection

MUM01756

PURL

http://purl.oclc.org/umarchives/MUM01756/

Return to Table of Contents »


Summary Information

Repository
University of Mississippi Libraries
Creator
Shatkin, Bob
Title
Bob Shatkin Collection
ID
MUM01756
Date [inclusive]
1970-2000
General Physical Description note
12 boxes (various sizes), (3.5 linear feet)
Location:
Blues Archive
Abstract:
The collection contains audio cassettes and research files on blues harmonica created and compiled by Bob Shatkin, a harmonica player, teacher, and researcher from New York.

Preferred Citation

Bob Shatkin Collection, Archives and Special Collections, J.D. Williams Library, The University of Mississippi

Return to Table of Contents »


Biographical Note

Bob Shatkin was a blues harmonica player, teacher, and researcher from New York. He taught harmonica workshops at The New School and worked in the Language and Literature Department of the Brooklyn Public Library. He was working on a massive history of blues harmonica when he died of a brain aneurysm in 2001.

Return to Table of Contents »


Scope and Content Note

The collection contains Bob Shatkin’s research on blues harmonica history, players, and technique. Much of the research was for a large-scale book on blues harmonica that he died before completing.

Return to Table of Contents »


Arrangement

This collection is arranged in two series and by subject within each series.

  1. Series I. Research Files, 1970-2000 and undated
  2. Series II. Audiocassettes, 1980-1997 and undated

Return to Table of Contents »


Administrative Information

Publication Information

University of Mississippi Libraries December 2011

Access Restrictions

The Bob Shatkin Collection is open for research.

Copyright Restrictions

The copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) governs the making of photocopies or other reproductions of copyrighted material. Under certain conditions specified in the law, libraries and archives are authorized to furnish a photocopy or other reproduction. One of these specified conditions is that the photocopy or reproduction is not to be "used for any purpose other than private study, scholarship or research." If a user makes a request for, or later uses, a photocopy or reproduction for purposes in excess of "fair use," that user may be liable for copyright infringement.

Additions

No further additions are expected to this collection.

Acquisition Information

Donated by Dave Rubinowitz, 2011

Processing Information

Collection processed by Greg Johnson and Ainsley Powell, 2011. Finding aid encoded by Kathryn Michaelis, December 2011.

Return to Table of Contents »


Related Materials

Resources at the University of Mississippi

Harmonica Project Collection, Archives and Special Collections, J.D. Williams Library

Return to Table of Contents »


Controlled Access Headings

Format(s)

  • audiocassettes
  • correspondence
  • photographs
  • research (document genres)

Personal Name(s)

  • Shatkin, Bob

Subject(s)

  • Blues (Music)
  • Blues musicians
  • Harmonica -- Methods
  • Harmonica music (Blues)

Return to Table of Contents »


Collection Inventory

Series I. Research Files, and undated 1970-2000 

Subseries 1.1. Research Correspondence, and undated 1991-1997 

Folder 1.01: Correspondence, 1991 

Folder 1.02: Correspondence, 1992 

Folder 1.03: Correspondence, 1993 

Folder 1.04: Correspondence, 1994 

Folder 1.05: Correspondence, 1995 

Folder 1.06: Correspondence, 1997 

Folder 1.07: Correspondence, undated 

Subseries 1.2. Other Research Files, and undated 1970-2000 

Folder 1.08: "Big Walter Horton," published in  Solo Blues 

Scope and Contents note

In Spanish

Folder 1.09: "Big Walter Horton" draft, 1991 

Scope and Contents note

Typed English draft of the article published in Solo Blues

Folder 1.10: "Big Walter Horton," [1991] 

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten draft of the article published in Solo Blues

Folder 1.11: Big Walter Horton selective discography, 1998 

Folder 1.12: Notes for Big Walter Horton article, undated 

Folder 1.13: Big Walter Horton article objectives, undated 

Folder 1.14: The diatonic harmonica instruction and technique, undated 

Folder 1.15: Blues harp "tree" and related information, undated 

Folder 1.16: Harmonica workshop materials, undated 

Folder 1.17: Harmonica notation charts, undated 

Folder 1.18: Harmonica effects, undated 

Folder 1.19: "Harp Census," 1997 

Folder 1.20: Harmonica "selected players, positions, harps," undated 

Folder 1.21: "Illustrative ‘Clustering’ of Various Recorded Performances which Demonstrate Stylistic Sources, Influences, Transmission, Relationships," 1993 

Folder 1.22: Harmonica class handouts, undated 

Folder 1.23: Beginners blues harp survey, undated 

Folder 1.24: "Harp Milestones" (preliminary list), 1994 

Folder 1.25: Stylistic influences examples, undated 

Folder 1.26: "Blues Harmonica Player Ratings Matrix," undated 

Folder 1.27: Harmonica course outline, undated 

Folder 1.28: Beginner harmonica practice suggestions, undated 

Folder 1.29: "Harp Blower for Crossroads," undated 

Folder 1.30: Notes on Rice Miller, undated 

Folder 1.31: Notes on James Cotton and Charlie McCoy Sessions, undated 

Folder 1.32: Various research notes, undated 

Folder 1.33: Various handwritten notes, undated 

Folder 1.34: Brief discography, undated 

Folder 1.35: "Provisional ‘Rhythm Willie’ Hood Discography," undated 

Folder 1.36: Selected Blues Discography (emphasizing blues harp styles), undated 

Folder 1.37: Harmonica notation for Yazoo 1053, undated 

Folder 1.38: Harp history survey tape contents, undated 

Folder 1.39: Rice Miller style licks, undated 

Folder 1.40: Wants list, undated 

Folder 1.41: "To request," 1991 

Folder 1.42: Search engine results for "Bob Shatkin," 2000 

Folder 1.43: Current interests, undated 

Folder 1.44: Postcards, undated 

Folder 1.45: Miscellaneous undated 

Folder 1.46: The New School: Guitar Study Center, 1993 

Folder 1.47: List of recordings "culled from country blues list," undated 

Folder 1.48: "A Lifetime Devoted to Re-disc-overy," 1996 

Scope and Contents note

Re: Leonard Kunstadt

Folder 1.49: "All Star Blues World from Spivey Productions," undated 

Folder 1.50: Bob Shatkin profile in Big Apple Blues Vol. I, No. 3, 1983 

Folder 1.51: "Pocket Soul,"  Pukka 

Folder 1.52: Library Journal book review uncorrected proofs, 1970 

Folder 1.53: "Moon-Tachiste," undated 

Folder 1.54: Harmonica instruction stats, undated 

Folder 1.55: Photographs, undated 

Folder 1.56: Photograph on loose scrapbook page, undated 

Folder 2.1: Notebook for The Devil's Toy: An Illuminated History of the Blues Harp, 1987 

Folder 2.2-2.7: The Devil's Toy research, undated 

Return to Table of Contents »


Series II. Audiocassettes, and undated 1980-1997 

Audiocassette 3.01: Blues Memoir 2, 29 December 1987 

Scope and Content

Artists: Paris, John; Johnson, Larry, 1938- ; Riddles, Nat

Audiocassette 3.02: Blues Memoir 3, undated 

Audiocassette 3.03: Blues Memoir 6, May 1988 

Audiocassette 3.04: Memoir #12, November 1988 

Scope and Content

Location: New York (N.Y.)

Venue: Dan Lynch Blues Bar

Audiocassette 3.05: Memoir #15, March 1989 

Scope and Content

Location: New York (N.Y.)

Venue: Dan Lynch Blues Bar

Artists: Kalb, Jonathan; Riddles, Nat

Audiocassette 3.06: Blues Memoir #16, May 1989 

Audiocassette 3.07: Memoir #18, 1989 

Scope and Content

Artists: Memphis Jug Band; Davenport, Jed; Williamson, Sonny Boy, -1965; Raney, Wayne 1920-1993

Audiocassette 3.08: Memoir #19, 1 June 1989 

Audiocassette 3.09: Memoir 21, May-June 1989 

Audiocassette 3.10: Harp Memoir #22, 24 June 1989 

Scope and Content

Artists: Levy, Howards; Birdhead, Blues; Bailey, DeFord; Coleman, Jaybird; Davenport, Jed; Estes, Sleepy John, 1899-1977; Nixon, Hammie; Williams, Big Joe, 1903-1982; Rachell, Yank

Audiocassette 3.11: Memoir #23, 27 June 1989 

Scope and Content

Artists: Estes, Sleepy John, 1899-1977; Nixon, Hammie; Cotton, James, 1935-2017; Forest City Joe, 1926-1960

Audiocassette 3.12: Memoir #24, 10 July 1989 

Scope and Content

Artists: Williams, Big Joe, 1903-1982; Forest City Joe, 1926-1960; Wells, Junior, 1934-1998

Audiocassette 3.13: Audio Memoir #25, undated 

Scope and Content

Artists: Estes, Sleepy John, 1899-1977; Nixon, Hammie; Williams, Big Joe, 1903-1982; Williamson, Sonny Boy, -1965; Williamson, Sonny Boy, 1914-1948; Little Walter, 1930-1968; Rogers, Jimmy; Nighthawk, Robert, 1909-1967

Audiocassette 3.14: Memoir #26, undated 

Scope and Content

Artists: Jackson, Arthur, 1911-1977; Davis, Gary, 1896-1972; Terry, Sonny; Bailey, DeFord; McAbee, Palmer; Lightfoot, Papa George

Audiocassette 3.15: Memoir #27, 9 August 1989 

Scope and Content

Artists: Johnson, Blind Willie; Williamson, Sonny Boy, -1965; Rogers, Jimmy; Little Walter, 1930-1968; Muddy Waters, 1915-1983; Shines, Johnny; Horton, Big Walter

Audiocassette 3.16: Memoir #28, undated 

Scope and Content

Artists: Muddy Waters, 1915-1983; Big Walter; Little Walter, 1930-1968; Estes, Sleepy John, 1899-1977; Nixon, Hammie; Sunnyland Slim, 1907-1995; Williams, Big Joe, 1903-1982; Williamson, Sonny Boy, 1914-1948; Rachell, Yank; Williamson, Sonny Boy, -1965; White, Bukka; Lewis, Noah, 1895-1961

Audiocassette 3.17: #29 "Feeling," 16 August 1989 

Scope and Content

Artists: Little Walter, 1930-1968; Muddy Waters, 1915-1983; Williamson, Sonny Boy, -1965; Cotton, James, 1935-2017

Audiocassette 3.18: Memoir #30, 6 September 1989 

Scope and Content

Artists: Memphis Jug Band; Little Walter, 1930-1968; Williamson, Sonny Boy, 1914-1948; Foster, Leroy, 1923-1958

Audiocassette 3.19: Memoir #31, 13 September 1989 

Scope and Content

Artists: Lewis, Noah, 1895-1961; Cannon's Jug Stompers; Ross, Dr. (Isaiah), 1925-1993; Howlin’ Wolf, 1910-1976; Muddy Waters, 1915-1983; Little Walter, 1930-1968; Rogers, Jimmy; Rush, Otis; Horton, Big Walter

Audiocassette 3.20: Audio Memoir #32, 14 September 1989 

Scope and Content

Artists: Muddy Waters, 1915-1983; Little Walter, 1930-1968; Williamson, Sonny Boy, 1914-1948; Horton, Big Walter; Wells, Junior, 1934-1998; Memphis Jug Band

Audiocassette 3.21: Audio Memoir #33, undated 

Scope and Content

Artists: Muddy Waters, 1915-1983; Little Walter, 1930-1968; Wells, Junior, 1934-1998; Memphis Jug Band; Estes, Sleepy John, 1899-1977; Nighthawk, Robert, 1909-1967; Smith, George, 1924-1983

Audiocassette 3.22: Memoir #34, 19 September 1989 

Scope and Content

Artists: Williams, Big Joe, 1903-1982; Williamson, Sonny Boy, 1914-1948; Cotton, James, 1935-2017; Memphis Jug Band; Staples Singers; Horton, Big Walter; Williamson, Sonny Boy, -1965; McCain, Jerry, 1930-2012; Nix, Willie, 1922-1991

Audiocassette 3.23: Memoir #35 

Scope and Content

Artists: Little Walter, 1930-1968; Frost, Frank, 1936-1999; Williams, Arthur Lee; Pryor, Snooky, 1921-2006; Nix, Willie, 1922-1991; Horton, Big Walter

Audiocassette 3.24: Audio Memoir #36, undated 

Scope and Content

Artists: Williamson, Sonny Boy, 1914-1948; Muddy Waters, 1915-1983; Little Walter, 1930-1968; Williams, Big Joe, 1903-1982; Reed, Jimmy; Frost, Frank, 1936-1999; Williams, Arthur Lee; Horton, Big Walter; Brim, John; James Dalton; Wilson, Chicken; Hinton, Skeeter; Harpo, Slim, 1924-1970; Jenkins, Gus, 1931-1985

Audiocassette 3.25: Memoir #37, undated 

Scope and Content

Artists: Williamson, Sonny Boy, 1914-1948; Williamson, Sonny Boy, -1965; Muddy Waters, 1915-1983; Bailey, DeFord; Louis, Joe Hill; Floyd, Frank, 1908-1984; Horton, Big Walter

Audiocassette 3.26: Memoir #38, 25 September 1989 

Scope and Content

Artists: Muddy Waters, 1915-1983; Little Walter, 1930-1968; Pryor, Snooky, 1921-2006; Sunnyland Slim, 1907-1995; Louis, Joe Hill

Audiocassette 3.27: Memoir #39, undated 

Scope and Content

Artists: Little Walter, 1930-1968; Lewis, Noah, 1895-1961; McAbee, Palmer; Williamson, Sonny Boy, 1914-1948; Williamson, Sonny Boy, -1965; Lightfoot, Papa George; Horton, Big Walter

Audiocassette 3.28: Memoir #40, undated 

Scope and Content

Artists: Williamson, Sonny Boy, -1965; Williamson, Sonny Boy, 1914-1948; Little Walter, 1930-1968; Lightfoot, Papa George; Wells, Junior, 1934-1998; Horton, Big Walter; Smith, George, 1924-1983; Myers, Louis; Brown, Tommy; Brown, Othum

Audiocassette 3.29: Memoir #41, 10 October 1988 

Scope and Content

Artists: Muddy Waters, 1915-1983; Little Walter, 1930-1968; Horton, Big Walter

Audiocassette 3.30: Audio Memoir #55, 20 November [?] 

Scope and Content

Artists: Williamson, Sonny Boy, 1914-1948; Williamson, Sonny Boy, -1965; Wells, Junior, 1934-1998; Walker, T-Bone, 1910-1975

Audiocassette 3.31: Memoir #64, 26 December 1989 

Scope and Content

Artists: Wells, Junior, 1934-1998; Sleepy John, 1899-1977; Williamson, Sonny Boy, 1914-1948; Frost, Frank, 1936-1999; Guy, Buddy; Smith, George, 1924-1983; Horton, Big Walter

Audiocassette 3.32: Memoir #65, 29 December 1989 

Scope and Content

Artists: Muddy Waters, 1915-1983; Little Walter, 1930-1968; Smith, George, 1924-1983; Horton, Big Walter

Audiocassette 3.33: Memoir #66, 9 January 1990 

Scope and Content

Artists: Williamson, Sonny Boy, 1914-1948; Forest City Joe, 1926-1960; Ross, Dr. (Isaiah), 1925-1993; Horton, Big Walter

Audiocassette 3.34: Memoir #67, undated 

Scope and Content

Artists: Williamson, Sonny Boy, 1914-1948; Rhythm Willie; William McCoy; Nighthawk, Robert, 1909-1967; Wilson, Roma

Audiocassette 4.35: Memoir #68, February 1990 

Scope and Content

Artists: Rhythm Willie; William McCoy; Williamson, Sonny Boy, 1914-1948

Audiocassette 4.36: Memoir #69, 4 February 1990 

Scope and Content

Location: New York (N.Y.)

Venue: Dan Lynch Blues Bar

Artists: Wilson, Roma; Horton, Big Walter; Williamson, Sonny Boy, 1914-1948; Little Walter, 1930-1968; McCain, Jerry, 1930-2012

Audiocassette 4.37: Memoir #71, undated 

Scope and Content

Artists: Williamson, Sonny Boy, -1965

Audiocassette 4.38: Memoir #72, 15 February 1990 

Scope and Content

Artists: Wilson, Roma; Doyle, Little Buddy; Horton, Big Walter; Jones, Floyd; Pryor, Snooky, 1921-2006; Jones, Moody; Memphis Jug Band; Robert Hill; Gillum, Jazz, 1904-1966

Audiocassette 4.39: Memoir #73, 19 February 1990 

Scope and Content

Location: New York (N.Y.)

Venue: Dan Lynch Blues Bar

Artists: Williamson, Sonny Boy, -1965

Audiocassette 4.40: Memoir #74, 26 February 1990 

Scope and Content

Artists: Jones, Floyd; Pryor, Snooky, 1921-2006; Horton, Big Walter; Brim, John; Little Walter, 1930-1968; Doyle, Little Buddy; Terry, Sonny; Wells, Junior, 1934-1998; Fortune, Jesse; Fuller, Blind Boy, 1907-1941; Jenkins, Bobo, 1916-1984; Richard, Robert, 1924-; Frost, Frank, 1936-1999

Audiocassette 4.41: Memoir #75, 5 March 1990 

Scope and Content

Artists: Brown, Tommy; Horton, Big Walter; Rogers, Jimmy; Little Walter, 1930-1968; Jones, Floyd

Audiocassette 4.42: Memoir #76, 13 March 1990 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bailey, DeFord; Pryor, Snooky, 1921-2006; Little Walter, 1930-1968; Richard, Robert, 1924-; Mitchell, Walter, 1919-1990

Audiocassette 4.43: Memoir #77, March 1990 

Scope and Content

Artists: Pryor, Snooky, 1921-2006; Williams, Big Joe, 1903-1982; Williamson, Sonny Boy, 1914-1948; Estes, Sleepy John, 1899-1977; Nixon, Hammie; Muddy Waters, 1915-1983; Horton, Big Walter; Little Walter, 1930-1968; Bailey, DeFord; Barton, Slim; Mapp, Eddie; Rachell, Yank; Sowell, Richard; Francis, William

Audiocassette 4.44: Memoir #78 (Rhythm Willie), 27 March 1990 

Scope and Content

Artists: Rhythm Willie; Estes, Sleepy John, 1899-1977; Nighthawk, Robert, 1909-1967; Mapp, Eddie; Doyle, Little Buddy; Horton, Big Walter; Williamson, Sonny Boy, 1914-1948; Brown, Lee, 1880-

Audiocassette 4.45: Memoir #79, 6 April 1990 

Scope and Content

Location: Germany

Artists: Williamson, Sonny Boy, -1965; Little Walter, 1930-1968; Rogers, Jimmy; Sowell, Richard, Jackson, Arthur, 1911-1977

Audiocassette 4.46: Memoir #80, 20-28 April 1990; 1 May 1990 

Scope and Content

Artists: Terry, Sonny; Mapp, Eddie; Horton, Big Walter; Butler, George, 1936-2005

Audiocassette 4.47: Memoir #81, 8-16 May 1990 

Scope and Content

Artists: McGhee, Brownie, 1915-1996; Webb, Jordan; Howlin’ Wolf, 1910-1976

Audiocassette 4.48: Memoir #82, undated 

Scope and Content

Artists: Brown, Lee, 1880-; Rhythm Willie; Nighthawk, Robert, 1909-1967; Estes, Sleepy John, 1899-1977; Wheatstraw, Peetie; Kansas Joe, 1905-1950

Audiocassette 4.49: Memoir #83, 1-11 June 1990 

Scope and Content

Artists: Rhythm Willie; Nighthawk, Robert, 1909-1967; Smith, George, 1924-1983; Dupree, Champion Jack, -1992; House, Son; Wells, Junior, 1934-1998; James, Elmore, 1918-1963; Myers, Sam, 1936-2006; Williamson, Sonny Boy, -1965; Lewis, Sammy; Johnson, Willie, 1923-1995; Davis, Little Sammy, 1928-; Model T Slim, 1919-1977; Williams, Leroy

Audiocassette 4.50: #101 (Notation), 15 April 1991 

Audiocassette 4.51: #104 Audio Memoir, July 1991 

Scope and Content

Artists: Estes, Sleepy John, 1899-1977; Nixon, Hammie

Audiocassette 4.52: #105, undated 

Scope and Content

Artists: Little Walter, 1930-1968; Louisiana Red; Memphis Minnie, 1897-1973; Brim, John; Reed, Jimmy; Williamson, Sonny Boy, -1965; Williamson, Sonny Boy, 1914-1948; Brown, Othum; Jones, Floyd, 1917-1989

Audiocassette 4.53: #107, March 1992 

Scope and Content

Artists: Jenkins, Gus, 1931-1985; Horton, Big Walter; Gray, Henry, 1925-; Henry Strong; Little Walter, 1930-1968; Rogers, Jimmy; Williamson, Sonny Boy, -1965; Kelly, Sam (Harmonica player); Crudup, Arthur, 1905-1974

Audiocassette 4.54: #108, undated 

Scope and Content

Artists: Dupree, Champion Jack; Lightfoot, Papa George; Williamson, Sonny Boy, 1914-1948; Williamson, Sonny Boy, -1965; Wells, Junior, 1934-1998; Horton, Big Walter; Little Walter, 1930-1968; Rogers, Jimmy

Audiocassette 4.55: #110 Audio Memoir, August 1992-April 1993 

Scope and Content

Artists: Forest City Joe, 1926-1960; Horton, Big Walter; Lightfoot, Papa George; Edwards, Honeyboy; Edwards, Frank, 1909-2002; Fuller, Jesse; Reed, Jimmy; Williams, George (Blues singer); Lewis, Sammy

Audiocassette 4.56: #111, undated 

Audiocassette 4.57: Sketch tape, 10 October [?] 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 4.58: Sketch tape, 30 May 1989 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 4.59: Sketch tape, 2 November 1990 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 4.60: Sketch tape, 15 November 1990 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 4.61: Harp sketch tape (memoir), November 1990 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 4.62: Sketch tape - beginners class, 13 December 1990 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 4.63: Sketch tape, 16 February 1991 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 4.64: Sketch tape, 8 March 1991 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 4.65: Sketch tape, 27 March 1991 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 4.66: Sketching the "Common Sense," March 1991 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 4.67: Sketch tape, 1 April 1991 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 4.68: #104, 20 July 1991 

Audiocassette 5.69: Sketch tape, 24 December 1990 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 5.70: Sketch tape, May 1989 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 5.71: Sketch tape, 20 March [?] 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 5.72: Sketch tape, 9 December [?] 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 5.73: Playful sketch tape, May 1990 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 5.74: Sketch tape, May-June 1990 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 5.75: Sketch tape, August 1990 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 5.76: Sketch tape, 13 August 1990 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 5.77: Sketch, 21 September 1990 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 5.78: Sketch tape, 5 August 1990 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 5.79: Sketch tape, September 1990 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 5.80: Sketch tape, September 1990 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 5.81: Sketch tape, October 1990 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 5.82: California master class, undated 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 5.83: Take 2 #15 blues harp instruction, undated 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 5.84: Devil’s Toy Advanced 21, October 1987 

Audiocassette 5.85: New school Class I, 29 October [?] 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 5.86: Harp scales, 1995 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 5.87: Harp scales, December 1996 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 5.88: Harp music, April 1995 

Scope and Content

Artists: Rhythm Willie

Audiocassette 5.89: "Nice stuff," 21 August [?] 

Audiocassette 5.90: Practice tape, April 1989 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 5.91: Practice tape, 8 May 1991 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 5.92: Blues harp instructional #4 Take (2), undated 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 5.93: Blues harp instruction #10 Take (2), undated 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 5.94: Intermediate class, 16 June 1988 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 5.95: Intermediate class, 23 June 1988 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 5.96: Miscellaneous advanced blues, May 1988 

Audiocassette 5.97: Review blues harp lesson with examples, undated 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 5.98: Intermediate with Steve Guyger and Little Sammy Davis, 4 May 1995 

Scope and Content

Artists: Guyger, Steve; Davis, Little Sammy, 1928-

Audiocassette 5.99: Harp music, 18 March [?] 

Scope and Content

Artist: Terry, Sonny; Hopkins, Lightnin’, 1912-1982; Davis, Gary, 1896-1972; Nixon, Hammie; Harpo, Slim, 1924-1970; Reed, Jimmy; House, Son; Howlin’ Wolf, 1910-1976; Johnson, Robert, 1911-1938; Rush, Otis; Muddy Waters, 1915-1983; Reynolds, Blind Joe, 1900-1968; Newbern, Hambone Willie

Audiocassette 5.100: Dub interview (rare), undated 

Audiocassette 5.101: Blues, September 1988 

Scope and Content

Artists: Williamson, Sonny Boy, -1965; Little Walter, 1930-1968; Harpo, Slim; James, Elmore, 1918-1963; Turner, Joe, 1911-1985; Horton, Big Walter

Audiocassette 5.102: Osher and Guyger – living legends , undated 

Scope and Content

Artists: Guyger, Steve; Oscher, Paul

Audiocassette 5.103: John Lee Williamson and Big Joe Williams, undated 

Scope and Content

Artists: Williamson, Sonny Boy, 1914-1948; Williams, Big Joe, 1903-1982

Audiocassette 6.104: Dub #5 Performances, 1980’s 

Scope and Content

Location: New York (N.Y.)

Venue: Dan Lynch Blues Bar

Artists: Tucker, Tommy, 1933-1982; Left Hand Frank; Johnson, Larry, 1938-; Dicey, Bill; Story, Andy

Audiocassette 6.105: Dan Lynch’s, 14 June [?] 

Scope and Content

Location: New York (N.Y.)

Venue: Dan Lynch Blues Bar

Audiocassette 6.106: Edited dubs at Dan Lynch’s, early 1990’s 

Scope and Content

Location: New York (N.Y.)

Venue: Dan Lynch Blues Bar

Artists: Johnson, Larry, 1938-; Harry Holy Band

Audiocassette 6.107: Holmes brothers, 5-6 March 1983 

Scope and Content

Location: New York (N.Y.) Venue: Dan Lynch Blues Bar Artists: Holmes Brothers

Audiocassette 6.108: Jam at Dan Lynch’s, 4 March 1984 

Scope and Content

Location: New York (N.Y.)

Venue: Dan Lynch Blues Bar

Artists: Riddles, Nat; Lenny Rabenovets; Daryl Rowland

Audiocassette 6.109: Dan Lynch’s, 22 January 1984 

Scope and Content

Location: New York (N.Y.)

Venue: Dan Lynch Blues Bar

Artists: Daryl Rowland

Audiocassette 6.110: Dan Lynch’s, 21 March 1990 

Scope and Content

Location: New York (N.Y.)

Venue: Dan Lynch Blues Bar

Artists: Radcliff, Bobby; Riddles, Nat

Audiocassette 6.111: Jam at Lynch’s, 1 May 1983 

Scope and Content

Location: New York (N.Y.)

Venue: Dan Lynch Blues Bar

Audiocassette 6.112: Dan Lynch’s, 18 January [?] 

Scope and Content

Location: New York (N.Y.)

Venue: Dan Lynch Blues Bar

Artists: Left Hand Frank; Tucker, Tommy, 1933-1982; Radcliff, Bobby; Dicey, Bill

Audiocassette 6.113: Dan Lynch’s, 10 May [?] 

Scope and Content

Location: New York (N.Y.)

Venue: Dan Lynch Blues Bar

Artists: Riddles, Nat

Audiocassette 6.114: "Bert’s Tape," December 1983 

Scope and Content

Location: New York (N.Y.)

Venue: Dan Lynch Blues Bar

Artists: Dicey, Bill; Johnny Allen

Audiocassette 6.115: Jam at Dan Lynch’s, 26 December 1983 

Scope and Content

Location: New York (N.Y.)

Venue: Dan Lynch Blues Bar

Artists: Riddles, Nat; Dicey, Bill; Daryl Rowland; Seth Okrend; Alex Tobias

Audiocassette 6.116: Dan Lynch’s, 25 February-June 1984 

Scope and Content

Location: New York (N.Y.)

Venue: Dan Lynch Blues Bar

Audiocassette 6.117: Jam at Dan Lynch’s, 16 May 1983 

Scope and Content

Location: New York (N.Y.)

Venue: Dan Lynch Blues Bar

Audiocassette 6.118: Jam at Dan Lynch’s, 24 June 1984 

Scope and Content

Location: New York (N.Y.)

Venue: Dan Lynch Blues Bar

Artists: Daryl Rowland

Audiocassette 6.119: Dan Lynch’s, 17 May 1981 

Scope and Content

Location: New York (N.Y.)

Venue: Dan Lynch Blues Bar

Audiocassette 6.120: Dan Lynch’s, 21-22 December 1980 

Scope and Content

Location: New York (N.Y.)

Venue: Dan Lynch Blues Bar

Artists: Story, Andy; Dicey, Bill; Riddles, Nat

Audiocassette 6.121: Dan Lynch’s, 31 May 1981 

Scope and Content

Location: New York (N.Y.)

Venue: Dan Lynch Blues Bar

Audiocassette 6.122: Dan Lynch’s, 15 March 1981 

Scope and Content

Location: New York (N.Y.)

Venue: Dan Lynch Blues Bar

Audiocassette 6.123: Dan Lynch’s, 24 May [?] 

Scope and Content

Location: New York (N.Y.)

Venue: Dan Lynch Blues Bar

Artists: Riddles, Nat

Audiocassette 6.124: Dan Lynch’s, 4 April [?] 

Scope and Content

Location: New York (N.Y.)

Venue: Dan Lynch Blues Bar

Artists: Riddles, Nat; Dicey, Bill

Audiocassette 6.125: Dan Lynch’s, undated 

Scope and Content

Location: New York (N.Y.)

Venue: Dan Lynch Blues Bar

Audiocassette 6.126: Dan Lynch’s, 16 June [?] 

Scope and Content

Location: New York (N.Y.)

Venue: Dan Lynch Blues Bar

Audiocassette 6.127: Dan Lynch’s, 20 June [?] 

Scope and Content

Location: New York (N.Y.)

Venue: Dan Lynch Blues Bar

Audiocassette 6.128: Dup nib, February 1992 

Audiocassette 6.129: Blues performances #2 at Dan Lynch’s, 1982-1984 

Scope and Content

Location: New York (N.Y.)

Venue: Dan Lynch Blues Bar

Audiocassette 6.130: Dan Lynch’s, 5 July [?] 

Scope and Content

Location: New York (N.Y.)

Venue: Dan Lynch Blues Bar

Audiocassette 6.131: Selections from jams Master #1, 1980-1981 

Audiocassette 6.132: Harp history I, undated 

Scope and Content

Artists: Muddy Waters, 1915-1983; Horton, Big Walter; Cotton, James, 1935-2017; Little Walter, 1930-1968; Terry, Sonny; Rogers, Jimmy; Bailey, DeFord; Estes, Sleepy John, 1899-1977; Nixon, Hammie; Williamson, Sonny Boy, 1914-1948; Williamson, Sonny Boy, -1965; Wells, Junior, 1934-1998; Guy, Buddy; Harpo, Slim, 1924-1970; Reed, Jimmy; Stowers, Freeman

Audiocassette 6.133 

Audiocassette 6.134: Harp history #3, undated 

Scope and Contents note

Artists: Howlin’ Wolf, 1910-1976; Smith, George, 1924-1983; Curtis, James Peck, 1912-; Blair, Sunny; Sunnyland Slim, 1907-1995; Memphis Slim; Pryor, Snooky, 1921-2006; Muddy Waters, 1915-1983; Little Walter, 1930-1968; Rachell, Yank; Rogers, Jimmy; Williamson, Sonny Boy, 1914-1948; Estes, Sleepy John, 1899-1977; Nixon, Hammie; McDowell, Fred; Cannon's Jug Stomper; Lewis, Noah, 1895-1961; Foster, Leroy, 1923-1958; Horton, Big Walter; Nix, Willie, 1922-1991; King David

Audiocassette 6.135: "Historical Addendum," undated 

Scope and Contents note

Artists: Estes, Sleepy John, 1899-1977; Nixon, Hammie; Rachell, Yank; Nighthawk, Robert, 1909-1967; Kansas Joe, 1905-1950; Cannon's Jug Stomper; Lewis, Noah, 1895-1961; Leecan, Bobby; Cooksey, Robert (Harmonica player); Watson, Johnny, 1867-1963; Williams, Big Joe, 1903-1982; Davenport, Jed; Coleman, Jaybird; Barton, Slim; Mapp, Eddie; Birdhead, Blues; Moss, Buddy, 1914-1984; McGhee, Brownie, 1915-1996; Webb, Jordan; Jones, Floyd; Taylor, Eddie, 1923-1985; George "Bullet" Williams

Audiocassette 6.136: Historical survey of blues harp, February 1981 

Scope and Contents note

Artists: Coleman, Jaybird; Cannon's Jug Stomper; Lewis, Noah, 1895-1961; Bailey, DeFord; William McCoy; Estes, Sleepy John, 1899-1977; Nixon, Hammie; Williamson, Sonny Boy, 1914-1948; Mapp, Eddie; Terry, Sonny; Rhythm Willie; Muddy Waters, 1915-1983; Little Walter, 1930-1968; Pryor, Snooky, 1921-2006; Williamson, Sonny Boy, -1965; Wells, Junior, 1934-1998; Cotton, James, 1935-2017; Smith, George, 1924-1983; Two of Spades (Musical group); Memphis Jug Band; Shade, Will, 1898-1966; Horton, Big Walter; Shines, Johnny

Audiocassette 6.137: Harp History #3 

Scope and Content

Artists: Cannon's Jug Stomper; Lewis, Noah, 1895-1961; Smith, George, 1924-1983; King David; Howlin’ Wolf, 1910-1976; Little Walter, 1930-1968; Sunnyland Slim, 1907-1995; Horton, Big Walter; Pryor, Snooky, 1921-2006; Muddy Waters, 1915-1983; Wells, Junior, 1934-1998; Rogers, Jimmy; Williamson, Sonny Boy, 1914-1948; Rachell, Yank; Estes, Sleepy John, 1899-1977; Nixon, Hammie; McDowell, Fred; Woods, Johnny, 1917-1990; Williamson, Sonny Boy, -1965; Nix, Willie, 1922-1991

Audiocassette 6.138: Additional harp history, undated 

Scope and Content

Artists: Rhythm Willie; Wheatstraw, Peetie; Horton, Big Walter; Muddy Waters, 1915-1983; Little Walter, 1930-1968; Wells, Junior, 1934-1998; Forest City Joe, 1926-1960; Doyle, Little Buddy

Audiocassette 7.139: Master blues harp tape #3, undated 

Scope and Content

Artists: Horton, Big Walter; Wells, Junior, 1934-1998; Muddy Waters, 1915-1983; Smith, George, 1924-1983; Little Walter, 1930-1968; Williamson, Sonny Boy, -1965; Cotton, James, 1935-2017; Rush, Otis; Lightfoot, Papa George; Howlin’ Wolf, 1910-1976

Audiocassette 7.140: Master blues harp tape #4, undated 

Scope and Content

Artists: Smith, George, 1924-1983; Sunnyland Slim, 1907-1995; Forest City Joe, 1926-1960; Harpo, Slim, 1924-1970; Muddy Waters, 1915-1983; Cotton, James, 1935-2017; Wells, Junior, 1934-1998; Reed, Jimmy; Hooker, Earl, 1929-1970; James, Elmore, 1918-1963; Howlin’ Wolf, 1910-1976; Williams, Big Joe, 1903-1982; Williamson, Sonny Boy, 1914-1948; Williamson, Sonny Boy, -1965; Little Walter, 1930-1968; Horton, Big Walter

Audiocassette 7.141: Master blues harp tape #6, undated 

Scope and Content

Artists: Williamson, Sonny Boy, -1965; Memphis Minnie, 1897-1973; Little Walter, 1930-1968; Muddy Waters, 1915-1983; Horton, Big Walter; Cotton, James, 1935-2017; Coronets (Musical group : Ohio); Williamson, Sonny Boy, 1914-1948; Harpo, Slim, 1924-1970; Williamson, Sonny Boy, -1965; Seabury, Levi; Spann, Otis, 1930-1970; Howlin’ Wolf, 1910-1976

Audiocassette 7.142: Master blues harp tape #7, undated 

Scope and Content

Artists: Muddy Waters, 1915-1983; Horton, Big Walter; Little Walter, 1930-1968; Wells, Junior, 1934-1998; Rogers, Jimmy; Cotton, James, 1935-2017; Smith, George, 1924-1983

Audiocassette 7.143: Master blues harp tape #10, undated 

Scope and Content

Artists: Little Walter, 1930-1968; Sunnyland Slim, 1907-1995; Horton, Big Walter; Bo Diddley, 1928-2008; Arnold, Billy Boy; Louis, Joe Hill; Rogers, Jimmy; Williamson, Sonny Boy, -1965; Bland, Bobby; Parker, Junior; Cotton, James, 1935-2017; Oscher, Paul; Muddy Waters, 1915-1983; Bell, Carey, 1936-2007; Rogers, Jimmy

Audiocassette 7.144: Master blues harp tape #11, undated 

Scope and Content

Artists: Rush, Otis; Horton, Big Walter; Little Walter, 1930-1968; Muddy Waters, 1915-1983; Cotton, James, 1935-2017; Ross, Dr. (Isaiah), 1925-1993; Rogers, Jimmy; Pryor, Snooky, 1921-2006; Nix, Willie, 1922-1991; Foster, Leroy, 1923-1958

Audiocassette 7.145: Master blues harp tape #12, undated 

Scope and Content

Artists: Muddy Waters, 1915-1983; Little Walter, 1930-1968; Williamson, Sonny Boy, 1914-1948; Parker, Junior; Oscher, Paul; Cotton, James, 1935-2017; Nighthawk, Robert, 1909-1967; Rogers, Jimmy; Wrencher, Big John, 1923-1977; Young, Johnny, 1918-1974; Gray, Henry, 1925-; Henry Strong

Audiocassette 7.146: Master blues harp tape #13, undated 

Scope and Content

Artists: Brown, Buster, 1911-1976; Muddy Waters, 1915-1983; Little Walter, 1930-1968; Lightfoot, Papa George; Shines, Johnny; Horton, Big Walter; Frost, Frank, 1936-1999; Williams, Arthur Lee; Brown, Othum; Howlin’ Wolf, 1910-1976; Smith, Moses, 1932-1984

Audiocassette 7.147: Sample Perf. Tape 

Audiocassette 7.148: Blues harp teaching sample, undated 

Audiocassette 7.149: Blues harp – Devil’s Toy – Volume I, undated 

Audiocassette 7.150: Radio, undated 

Audiocassette 7.151: Recorded and performance cuts, undated 

Scope and Content

Artists: Riddles, Nat; Oscher, Paul; Bell, Brenda, 1953-1988; Jane Cotton

Audiocassette 7.152: Jane Cotton and studio cut, 20 February 1991 

Scope and Content

Artists: Jane Cotton

Audiocassette 7.153: Nyack Sound, 12-13 July 1983 

Audiocassette 7.154: Blues, September 1991 

Scope and Content

Artists: Terry, Sonny; Doss, Willie; Horton, Big Walter; Ross, Dr. (Isaiah), 1925-1993; Reed, Jimmy; Muddy Waters, 1915-1983; Little Walter, 1930-1968; Howlin’ Wolf, 1910-1976; Estes, Sleepy John, 1899-1977; King, Freddy, 1934-1976; Brim, John; Williamson, Sonny Boy, -1965; Clarke, William (Harmonica player); Young, Johnny, 1918-1974; Lazy Lester; Lightnin’ Slim, 1913-1974; Shines, Johnny; Cotton, James, 1935-2017

Audiocassette 7.155: Blues, 22 October 1988 

Scope and Content

Artists: James, Elmore, 1918-1963; Myers, Sam, 1936-2006; Howlin’ Wolf, 1910-1976; Williamson, Sonny Boy, -1965; Terry, Sonny

Audiocassette 7.156: Harp playing, undated 

Scope and Content

Artists: Edwards, Honeyboy; Reed, Jimmy; Arnold, Billy Boy; Memphis Slim; Brown, Buster, 1911-1976; Lightnin’ Slim, 1913-1974; Detroit Junior, 1931-2005; Hooker, Earl, 1929-1970; Myers, Louis; Edwards, Frank, 1909-2002; Frost, Frank, 1936-1999; Reynolds, Big Jack; Wells, Junior, 1934-1998; Eaglin, Snooks, 1936-2009; Randolph, Percy; Howlin’ Wolf, 1910-1976; Williamson, Sonny Boy, -1965; Kent, Willie, 1936-2006; Davenport, Lester

Audiocassette 7.157: Harp playing, July 1991 

Scope and Content

Artists: McDowell, Fred; Woods, Johnny, 1917-1990; Lazy Lester; Lightnin’ Slim, 1913-1974; Muddy Waters, 1915-1983; Cotton, James, 1935-2017; Little Walter, 1930-1968; Terry, Sonny; Ross, Dr. (Isaiah), 1925-1993; Shines, Johnny; Satan and Adam; Horton, Big Walter; Howlin’ Wolf, 1910-1976; Williamson, Sonny Boy, -1965; Maiden, Sidney; Newbern, Hambone Willie; Dee, Mercy, 1915-1962; Gillum, Jazz, 1904-1966; McGhee, Brownie, 1915-1996; Oscher, Paul

Audiocassette 7.158: Blues, 18 September 1989 

Scope and Content

Artists: Brim, John; Lightnin’ Slim, 1913-1974; Lazy Lester; James Dalton; Mr. Calhoun; Parker, Bobby, 1937-2013; Howlin’ Wolf, 1910-1976; Reed, Jimmy; Muddy Waters, 1915-1983; Cotton, James, 1935-2017; Horton, Big Walter; Williamson, Sonny Boy, 1914-1948; Sunnyland Slim, 1907-1995; Pryor, Snooky, 1921-2006; Louis, Joe Hill; Fulson, Lowell; Robinson, Fenton; Nix, Willie, 1922-1991

Audiocassette 7.159: Harp playing, undated 

Audiocassette 7.160: Selections from jams master, undated 

Scope and Content

Artists: George "Bullet" Williams; Martin, Ollis; Coleman, Jaybird; Watson, El; Stowers, Freeman; Bilbro, D. H.; Stovepipe No. 1; Mapp, Eddie; Barton, Slim; Terry, Sonny

Audiocassette 7.161: Harp playing, undated 

Scope and Content

Artists: Riddles, Nat

Audiocassette 7.162: "No More Lonely Nights," 1983 

Audiocassette 7.163: Deep demo, July 1993 

Audiocassette 7.164: Guyger, March 1997 

Scope and Content

Artists: Guyger, Steve

Audiocassette 7.165: Meditation music of the western voice, undated 

Scope and Content

Artists: Hildegard, Saint, 1098-1179; Dowland, John, 1563?-1626

Audiocassette 7.166: Fly studio, undated 

Audiocassette 7.167: Dup Tennessee, Arkansas, Mississippi, undated 

Scope and Content

Artists: Lightfoot, Papa George; Blair, Sunny; Boines, Houston

Audiocassette 7.168: Blues, 20-24 January 1987 

Scope and Content

Artists: Johnson, Robert, 1911-1938; Brown, Clarence, 1924-2005; James, Elmore, 1918-1963; Howlin’ Wolf, 1910-1976

Audiocassette 7.169: Early Big Walter, undated 

Scope and Content

Artists: Horton, Big Walter; Nix, Willie, 1922-1991; Shines, Johnny

Audiocassette 7.170: Steve Sykstra – Chopsticks #1 , 2-3 January 1990 

Audiocassette 7.171: Little Sam Davis, Steve Guyger, Bob Shatkin, and Carolina Slim, April-May 1995 

Scope and Content

Artists: Davis, Little Sammy, 1928-2018; Guyger, Steve; Carolina Slim

Audiocassette 7.172: Muddy Waters, live 1966, 24 August 1966 

Scope and Content

Artists: Muddy Waters, 1915-1983; Smith, George, 1924-1983

Audiocassette 8.173: WKCR – Little Walter #2, undated 

Scope and Contents note

Artists: Little Walter, 1930-1968

Audiocassette 8.174: WKCR – Little Walter #1, undated 

Scope and Contents note

Artists: Little Walter, 1930-1968

Audiocassette 8.175: Miscellaneous blues WKCP, August 1987 

Scope and Content

Artists: Arnold, Billy Boy; Magic Sam, 1937-1969; Homesick James, 1910-2006; Bonner, Juke Boy, 1932-1978; Muddy Waters, 1915-1983; Horton, Big Walter; King, B. B.; Parker, Junior; Louis, Joe Hill; Hopkins, Lightnin’, 1912-1982; Terry, Sonny; Stowers, Freeman; Bailey, DeFord; Bell, Carey, 1936-2007; Rogers, Jimmy; Reed, Jimmy; Collins, Albert, 1932-1993

Audiocassette 8.176: WKCR, 8, 15 April; 31 May [?] 

Scope and Content

Artists: King, B. B.; Howlin’ Wolf, 1910-1976; Cotton, James, 1935-2017; Little Milton; Bland, Bobby; Charles, Ray, 1930-2004; Harpo, Slim, 1924-1970; Williamson, Sonny Boy, -1965; Reed, Jimmy; Muddy Waters, 1915-1983; Terry, Sonny; McGhee, Brownie, 1915-1996; Fuller, Blind Boy, 1907-1941. Blind Boy Fuller; Kirkland, Eddie, 1923-2011; Burns, Eddie, 1928-2012; Parker, Junior; Wellington, Valerie

Audiocassette 8.177: WKCR, 13 October [?] 

Scope and Content

Artists: Muddy Waters, 1915-1983; Little Walter, 1930-1968; Johnson, Robert, 1911-1938; Johnson, Lonnie, 1894-1970; Horton, Big Walter; Collins, Albert, 1932-1993; Terry, Sonny; McGhee, Brownie, 1915-1996; Bell, Carey, 1936-2007; King, Freddy, 1934-1976; Cotton, James, 1935-2017; King, B. B.; Wells, Junior, 1934-1998; Scaggs, Boz, 1944-; Waits, Tom, 1949-; Dixon, Willie, 1915-1992

Audiocassette 8.178: WKCR – Blues, October 1988 

Scope and Content

Artists: Muddy Waters, 1915-1983; Cotton, James, 1935-2017; Rush, Otis; Bland, Bobby; Horton, Big Walter; Little Walter, 1930-1968; Howlin’ Wolf, 1910-1976

Audiocassette 8.179: WKCR, 14, 21 January 

Scope and Content

Artists: King, B. B.; Bland, Bobby; Charles, Ray, 1930-2004; Five Blind Boys of Alabama; Franklin, Aretha; Muddy Waters, 1915-1983; Howlin’ Wolf, 1910-1976; King, Freddy, 1934-1976; James, Elmore, 1918-1963; Reed, Jimmy; Williamson, Sonny Boy, -1965; Winter, Johnny

Audiocassette 8.180: WKCR – Blues, October 1988 

Scope and Content

Artists: Lockwood, Robert Jr., 1915-2006; Collins, Albert, 1932-1993; Harpo, Slim, 1924-1970; Cooke, Sam; King, B. B.; Williamson, Sonny Boy, -1965; Dixon, Willie, 1915-1992; Carr, Leroy, 1905-1935; Blackwell, Scrapper; Little Milton; Redding, Otis, 1941-1967; Thomas, Irma; Taylor, Koko

Audiocassette 8.181: Miscellaneous blues items, undated 

Scope and Contents note

Artists: Williamson, Sonny Boy, 1914-1948; Nighthawk, Robert, 1909-1967; Hughes, Pee Wee; Davis, Little Sammy, 1928-; Louis, Joe Hill; Horton, Big Walter; Seabury, Levi; Lightfoot, Papa George; Smith, George, 1924-1983; Williamson, Sonny Boy, -1965; Little Walter, 1930-1968; Shines, Johnny; Wells, Junior, 1934-1998

Audiocassette 8.182: NY really had the blues stars - Blues Bonus, Victoria Spivey and the Muddy Waters blues band 

Scope and Content

Artists: Story, Andy; Riddles, Nat; Johnson, Larry, 1938-; Spivey, Victoria; Muddy Waters Blues Band

Audiocassette 8.183: Blues – miscellaneous acoustic, May 1989 

Scope and Content

Artists: Johnson, Robert, 1911-1938; Rush, Otis; Little Walter, 1930-1968; Patton, Charley, 1891-1934; Charles, Ray, 1930-2004; Boyd, Eddie, 1914-1994; Horton, Big Walter; Cobbs, Willie; Reed, Jimmy; Williamson, Sonny Boy, -1965; Taylor, Eddie, 1923-1985; Wells, Junior, 1934-1998; Eaglin, Snooks, 1936-2009; Gillum, Jazz, 1904-1966; Muddy Waters, 1915-1983; Cotton, James, 1935-2017; Bizor, Billy; Bonner, Juke Boy, 1932-1978

Audiocassette 8.184: Blues, March 1986 

Scope and Content

Artists: Walker, Joe Louis; Seals, Son; Magic Sam, 1937-1969; Cooke, Sam; Brown, James, 1933-2006; Big Maceo, 1905-1953; James, Elmore, 1918-1963; Williamson, Sonny Boy, -1965; Muddy Waters, 1915-1983; Harpo, Slim, 1924-1970; Little Walter, 1930-1968; Rogers, Jimmy

Audiocassette 8.185: NY really had the blues stars,undated 

Scope and Content

Artists: Washboard Sam, 1910-1966; Riddles, Nat; Story, Andy; Bell, Brenda, 1953-1988; Johnson, Larry, 1938-; Otis, Charles; Spivey, Victoria; Muddy Waters Blues Band; Horace Evans; Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 8.186: WKCR, 23, 30 July [?] 

Scope and Content

Artists: Myers, Sam, 1936-2006; Bankhead, Tommy; Nixon, Hammie; Lipscomb, Mance, 1895-1976; Turner, Ike; Taylor, Koko; Ike and Tina Turner Revue; Cotton, James, 1935-2017; Williamson, Sonny Boy, -1965; Guy, Buddy; Muddy Waters, 1915-1983; Harpo, Slim, 1924-1970; Howlin’ Wolf, 1910-1976; Lightnin’ Slim, 1913-1974; Hooker, John Lee; Ross, Dr. (Isaiah), 1925-1993

Audiocassette 8.187: Blues in the Mississippi Night, undated 

Scope and Contents note

Artists: Broonzy, Big Bill, 1893-1958; Memphis Slim; Williamson, Sonny Boy, 1914-1948

Audiocassette 8.188: Blues, 3 October 1987 

Scope and Content

Artists: Muddy Waters, 1915-1983; Cotton, James, 1935-2017; Taylor, Koko; Professor Longhair, 1918-1980; Howlin’ Wolf, 1910-1976; Estes, Sleepy John, 1899-1977; Nixon, Hammie; Horton, Big Walter; Staples Singers; Lightnin’ Slim, 1913-1974; Wells, Junior, 1934-1998; Smith, Moses, 1932-1984; King, Albert, 1923-1992

Audiocassette 8.189: WKCR – Blues, May-June 1988 

Scope and Content

Artists: Wells, Junior, 1934-1998; Reed, Jimmy; Staples Singers; Williamson, Sonny Boy, -1965; Johnson, Robert, 1911-1938; Nighthawk, Robert, 1909-1967; Hooker, Earl, 1929-1970; Wrencher, Big John, 1923-1977

Audiocassette 8.190: Blues, June 1989 

Scope and Content

Artists: Muddy Waters, 1915-1983; Cotton, James, 1935-2017; Ross, Dr. (Isaiah), 1925-1993; Williamson, Sonny Boy, 1914-1948; Williamson, Sonny Boy, -1965; Little Walter, 1930-1968; Memphis Jug Band; Williams, Big Joe, 1903-1982; Pryor, Snooky, 1921-2006; Nix, Willie, 1922-1991; Myers, Louis; Horton, Big Walter; Sunnyland Slim, 1907-1995; James, Elmore, 1918-1963; Myers, Sam, 1936-2006; Edwards, Honeyboy; Foster, Leroy, 1923-1958

Audiocassette 8.191: Steve Guyger, undated 

Scope and Content

Artists: Guyger, Steve

Audiocassette 8.192: Deford Baily – Tennessee Folklore , undated 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bailey, DeFord

Audiocassette 8.193: Studebaker John and the Hawks sampler, undated 

Scope and Content

Artists: Hawks (Musical group : Studebaker John)

Audiocassette 8.194: Little Walter – Radio and Live, undated 

Scope and Contents note

Artists: Little Walter, 1930-1968; Taylor, Koko; Taylor, Hound Dog, 1915-1975; Silverstein, Shel

Audiocassette 8.195: Miscellaneous, 5 April 1989 

Audiocassette 8.196: Harp blues, February 1989 

Scope and Content

Artists: Wells, Junior, 1934-1998; Horton, Big Walter; Cotton, James, 1935-2017; Muddy Waters, 1915-1983; Little Walter, 1930-1968; Guy, Buddy; Jackson, Arthur, 1911-1977; Lightning Red; McDowell, Fred; Woods, Johnny, 1917-1990; Bailey, DeFord; Williamson, Sonny Boy, -1965; Robinson, Fenton; Estes, Sleepy John, 1899-1977; Shines, Johnny

Audiocassette 8.197: Obrien, 30 September [?] 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin; Johnny O' Brien

Audiocassette 8.198: James Cotton, King Biscuit Time, miscellaneous, undated 

Scope and Content

Artists: Cotton, James, 1935-2017; Williamson, Sonny Boy, -1965; Wilkins, Joe Willie, 1923-1981; Stackhouse, Houston, 1910-1980; Curtis, James Peck, 1912-; Horton, Big Walter; Bailey, DeFord; Lightfoot, Papa George; Stowers, Freeman; Seabury, Levi; Brown, Tommy; Chenier, Clifton, 1925-1987; Balfa, Dewey

Audiocassette 8.199: Blues, February 1988 

Scope and Content

Artists: Estes, Sleepy John, 1899-1977; Nixon, Hammie; King, Albert, 1923-1992; Rush, Otis; Muddy Waters, 1915-1983; Little Walter, 1930-1968; Rogers, Jimmy; Williamson, Sonny Boy, -1965; McGhee, Brownie, 1915-1996; Terry, Sonny; Wiggins, Phil; Williams, Big Joe, 1903-1982; Horton, Big Walter

Audiocassette 8.200: James Cotton, undated 

Scope and Content

Artists: Cotton, James, 1935-2017

Audiocassette 8.201: Frank Frost – Jelly Roll Blues, undated 

Scope and Content

Artists: Frost, Frank, 1936-1999

Audiocassette 8.202: Oddities and obscurities, Little Sam Davis, undated 

Scope and Contents note

Artists: Davis, Little Sammy, 1928-; Edwards, Honeyboy; Estes, Sleepy John, 1899-1977; Nixon, Hammie; Reed, Jimmy; Memphis Minnie, 1897-1973; Little Walter, 1930-1968; Williamson, Sonny Boy, -1965; Horton, Big Walter; Wells, Junior, 1934-1998

Audiocassette 8.203: Blues, July-August 1989 

Scope and Content

Artists: Blair, Sunny; Williamson, Sonny Boy, -1965; Lazy Lester; Lightnin’ Slim, 1913-1974; Williams, Big Joe, 1903-1982; Williamson, Sonny Boy, 1914-1948; Little Walter, 1930-1968; Horton, Big Walter; Memphis Jug Band; Shines, Johnny; Louis, Joe Hill; Brim, John; James Dalton; House, Son; James, Skip, 1902-1969; Brown, Willie, 1900-1952; White, Bukka; Estes, Sleepy John, 1899-1977; Rachell, Yank; Muddy Waters, 1915-1983; Johnson, Blind Willie; Mayweather, George, 1927-1995; Hutto, J. B.

Audiocassette 8.204: Blues, 10, 17 November [?] 

Scope and Content

Artists: King, Albert, 1923-1992; Rush, Otis; McGhee, Brownie, 1915-1996; Terry, Sonny; Lockwood, Robert Jr., 1915-2006; Johnson, Robert, 1911-1938; Shines, Johnny; Little Walter, 1930-1968; Muddy Waters, 1915-1983; Cotton, James, 1935-2017; Horton, Big Walter; Williamson, Sonny Boy, -1965; Harpo, Slim, 1924-1970

Audiocassette 8.205: Fine mellow and churchy, February 1983 

Scope and Content

Artists: Parker, Junior; Bland, Bobby; Little Milton; Robinson, Fenton; King, Albert, 1923-1992; King, B. B.; Cotton, James, 1935-2017; Dixie Hummingbirds; Pilgrim Jubilee Singers; Franklin, C. L. (Clarence LaVaughn), 1915-1984; Davis, Larry, 1936-1994; Wright, O. V. (Overton Vertis), 1939-1980

Audiocassette 8.206: Who was Rhythm Willie?, 1987 

Scope and Content

Artists: Wheatstraw, Peetie; Kansas Joe, 1905-1950; Rhythm Willie; Estes, Sleepy John, 1899-1977; Brown, Lee, 1880-; Nighthawk, Robert, 1909-1967

Audiocassette 8.207: Blues, December 1988-January 1989 

Scope and Content

Artists: Reed, Jimmy; Taylor, Eddie, 1923-1985; James, Elmore, 1918-1963; Parker, Junior; Bland, Bobby; Louis, Joe Hill; Horton, Big Walter; Howlin’ Wolf, 1910-1976; Brown, Tommy; Williamson, Sonny Boy, -1965; Johnson, Blind Willie; Shines, Johnny; Little Walter, 1930-1968; Hooker, Earl, 1929-1970; Muddy Waters, 1915-1983; Harpo, Slim, 1924-1970; Myers, Sam, 1936-2006

Audiocassette 8.208: Blues, May 1984 

Scope and Content

Artists: Horton, Big Walter; Muddy Waters, 1915-1983; Little Walter, 1930-1968; Arnold, Billy Boy; Spann, Otis, 1930-1970; Taylor, Hound Dog, 1915-1975; Nix, Willie, 1922-1991; Doyle, Little Buddy; Wilson, Roma; Louisiana Red; Gray, Henry, 1925-; DeBerry, Jimmy; Henry Strong

Audiocassette 9.209: More early undated 

Scope and Content

Artists: Horton, Big Walter; Doyle, Little Buddy

Audiocassette 9.210: WKCR – miscellaneous harp music, undated 

Scope and Content

Artists: Sugar Blue; Williamson, Sonny Boy, -1965; Horton, Big Walter; Bonner, Juke Boy, 1932-1978; Brown, Clarence, 1924-2005; Wells, Junior, 1934-1998; Williamson, Sonny Boy, 1914-1948; Gillum, Jazz, 1904-1966; Little Walter, 1930-1968; Muddy Waters, 1915-1983; Arnold, Billy Boy; Branch, Billy

Audiocassette 9.211: Blues, undated 

Scope and Content

Artists: King, B. B.; Louis, Joe Hill; Horton, Big Walter; Floyd, Frank, 1908-1984; Thornton, Big Mama; Reed, Jimmy; C; Cotton, James, 1935-2017; Taylor, Eddie, 1923-1985; Parker, Junior; Muddy Waters, 1915-1983; Howlin’ Wolf, 1910-1976; Estes, Sleepy John, 1899-1977; Nixon, Hammie; Williamson, Sonny Boy, 1914-1948; Williams, Big Joe, 1903-1982; Little Walter, 1930-1968; Wells, Junior, 1934-1998; Turner, Tina; Robinson, Fenton

Audiocassette 9.212: Miscellaneous, 19 August 

Scope and Content

Artists: Little Milton; King, Freddy, 1934-1976; Cotton, James, 1935-2017; Rush, Otis; Muddy Waters, 1915-1983; Horton, Big Walter; Perkins, Pinetop; Little Sonny; Bell, Carey, 1936-2007; Collins, Albert, 1932-1993; King, B. B.; Dixon, Willie, 1915-1992; Lightfoot, Papa George; Detroit Junior, 1931-2005; James, Elmore, 1918-1963; Wells, Junior, 1934-1998

Audiocassette 9.213: Blues, 25 November [?] 

Scope and Content

Artists: Cotton, James, 1935-2017; Muddy Waters, 1915-1983; Little Walter, 1930-1968; Howlin’ Wolf, 1910-1976; Dixon, Willie, 1915-1992; Horton, Big Walter; Charles, Ray, 1930-2004; Williamson, Sonny Boy, -1965; King, Albert, 1923-1992; Collins, Albert, 1932-1993; Cray, Robert; Copeland, Johnny; Franklin, Aretha; King, Freddy, 1934-1976; King, B. B.; Thornton, Big Mama; James, Etta, 1938-2012

Audiocassette 9.214: Tex Slim, MC James, 1, 8 February [?] 

Scope and Content

Artists: Dicey, Bill; Texas Slim (Blues musician)

Audiocassette 9.215: Blues, 2-3 February 1987 

Scope and Content

Artists: Thornton, Big Mama; James, Etta, 1938-2012; Thomas, Irma; Turner, Tina; Turner, Ike; Cotton, James, 1935-2017; Robinson, Fenton; Rogers, Jimmy; Little Walter, 1930-1968; Howlin’ Wolf, 1910-1976; Dixie Hummingbirds; Walker, Albertina; Golden Gate Quartet; Doggett, Bill, 1916-1996; Williamson, Sonny Boy, -1965; Reed, Jimmy

Audiocassette 9.216: Little Boys Blue, undated 

Scope and Content

Artists: Little Boys Blue (Musical group)

Audiocassette 9.217: Blues, July 1987 

Scope and Content

Artists: Hooker, Earl, 1929-1970; Franklin, Aretha; Phillips, Esther, 1935-1984; John, Little Willie, 1937-1968; Brown, James, 1933-2006; Muddy Waters; Little Walter, 1930-1968; Bo Diddley, 1928-2008; James, Etta, 1938-2012; Pryor, Snooky, 1921-2006; King, B. B.; LaSalle, Denise

Audiocassette 9.218: WKCR – Blues, 12, 20 May [?] 

Scope and Content

Artists: Muddy Waters, 1915-1983; Howlin’ Wolf, 1910-1976; Collins, Albert, 1932-1993; Johnson, Robert, 1911-1938; Arnold, Billy Boy; King, B. B.; Rush, Otis; Little Walter, 1930-1968; James, Elmore, 1918-1963; Charles, Ray, 1930-2004; Big Maceo, 1905-1953; Lenoir, J. B., 1929-1967; Williamson, Sonny Boy, -1965; McDowell, Fred; Horton, Big Walter

Audiocassette 9.219: Hard Times, undated 

Audiocassette 9.220: WKCR – Blues, 25 October [?] 

Scope and Content

Artists: King, B. B.; Terry, Sonny; McGhee, Brownie, 1915-1996; Howlin’ Wolf, 1910-1976; Williamson, Sonny Boy, -1965; Wells, Junior, 1934-1998; Bailey, DeFord; Wells, Junior, 1934-1998; Sunnyland Slim, 1907-1995; Muddy Waters, 1915-1983; Hawkins, Screamin’ Jay; Allman Brothers Band; Nelson, Willie, 1933-; King, Freddy, 1934-1976; Mayfield, Percy, 1920-1984; James, Etta, 1938-2012

Audiocassette 9.221: Various post war bits and pieces, undated 

Scope and Content

Artists: Williamson, Sonny Boy, -1965; Rush, Otis; The Right Kind; Wrencher, Big John, 1923-1977; McNeely, Big Jay, 1927-; Holder, Ace; Douglas, Shy Guy; Terry, Sonny

Audiocassette 9.222: Miscellaneous undated 

Scope and Content

Artists: Little Walter, 1930-1968; Foster, Leroy, 1923-1958; Pryor, Snooky, 1921-2006; Forest City Joe, 1926-1960; Horton, Big Walter; Williamson, Sonny Boy, -1965; Frost, Frank, 1936-1999; Williams, Arthur Lee; Burns, Eddie, 1928-2012; Nix, Willie, 1922-1991; Jackson, Arthur, 1911-1977; Davis, Gary, 1896-1972

Audiocassette 9.223: John Lee Williamson clusters of influence, undated 

Scope and Content

Artists: Cannon's Jug Stompers; Lewis, Noah, 1895-1961; Williamson, Sonny Boy, 1914-1948; Williams, Big Joe, 1903-1982; Estes, Sleepy John, 1899-1977; Nixon, Hammie; Muddy Waters, 1915-1983; Horton, Big Walter; Little Walter, 1930-1968; Rogers, Jimmy; Doyle, Little Buddy; House, Son; Williams, Leroy

Audiocassette 9.224: J Rogers, undated 

Scope and Content

Artists: Rogers, Jimmy

Audiocassette 9.225: Miscellaneous students choice, June 1988-June 1989 

Scope and Content

Artists: Raitt, Bonnie; Wilson, Kim, 1951-; Williamson, Sonny Boy, -1965; Levy, Howard; Butterfield, Paul; Little Walter, 1930-1968; Geils, J.; McCoy, Charlie, 1909-1950; Howlin’ Wolf, 1910-1976; Wells, Junior, 1934-1998; Bell, Carey, 1936-2007

Audiocassette 9.226: Forrest City Joe Pugh Lomax Field Recordings 

Scope and Content

Artists: Forest City Joe, 1926-1960

Audiocassette 9.227: Miscellaneous, undated 

Scope and Contents note

Artists: Bailey, DeFord; Davenport, Jed; Hays, Blind Roger; Coleman, Jaybird; Ross, Bert

Audiocassette 9.228: Rhythm Willie, RL McCoy, undated 

Scope and Content

Artists: Brown, Lee, 1880-; Nighthawk, Robert, 1909-1967; Wheatstraw, Peetie; Kansas Joe, 1905-1950; Cincinnati Jug Band; Blind Blake; Georgia Browns (Musical group); Moss, Buddy, 1914-1984; Georgia Cotton Pickers; Smith and Harper; Cooksey, Robert (Harmonica player); House, Son; Williams, Leroy; Stovepipe No. 1; Coleman, Bob

Audiocassette 9.229: Blues, August 1988 

Scope and Content

Artists: Little Walter, 1930-1968; Muddy Waters, 1915-1983; Horton, Big Walter; Estes, Sleepy John, 1899-1977; Nixon, Hammie; Ike and Tina Turner Revue; Thornton, Big Mama; Williamson, Sonny Boy, -1965; King, B. B.; Hooker, Earl, 1929-1970; Howlin’ Wolf, 1910-1976; Terry, Sonny; McGhee, Brownie, 1915-1996

Audiocassette 9.230: Harmonica Kings, Big Walter, Alfred Harris, undated 

Scope and Content

Artists: Harris, Alfred; Brown, Tommy; Horton, Big Walter; Butler, George, 1936-2005; Neal, Raful, 1936-; Frost, Frank, 1936-1999

Audiocassette 9.231: Forrest City Joe, 1949, 1959 

Scope and Content

Artists: Forest City Joe, 1926-1960

Audiocassette 9.232: Paul Oscher and Chicken Mambo, undated 

Scope and Content

Artists: Oscher, Paul; Chicken Mambo (Musical group)

Audiocassette 9.233: Roland Kirk, Talkin Roof of Jazz, undated 

Scope and Content

Artists: Kirk, Rahsaan Roland, 1936-1977

Audiocassette 9.234: New school with P.Oscher, March 1997 

Scope and Content

Artists: Oscher, Paul

Audiocassette 9.235: #2 Nicole, undated 

Audiocassette 9.236: Dub for T. Gagnon, December 1992 

Scope and Content

Artists: Forest City Joe, 1926-1960; Rhythm Willie

Audiocassette 9.237: Blues, February 1989 

Scope and Content

Artists: Horton, Big Walter; Rush, Otis; Harpo, Slim, 1924-1970; Brenston, Jackie, 1930-1979; Bland, Bobby; Reed, Jimmy; Robinson, Fenton; Parker, Junior; Williamson, Sonny Boy, -1965; Howlin’ Wolf, 1910-1976

Audiocassette 9.238: Blues, 25 September [?] 

Scope and Content

Artists: Wells, Junior, 1934-1998; Perkins, Pinetop; Franklin, Aretha; Lil’ Ed; King, Freddy, 1934-1976; Dixon, Willie, 1915-1992; Horton, Big Walter; Estes, Sleepy John, 1899-1977; Nixon, Hammie; Edwards, Honeyboy; Cotton, James, 1935-2017; Reed, A. C.; House, Son; Guy, Buddy; Little Milton; Jackson, Mahalia, 1911-1972; Hare, Pat; Bradford, Walter

Audiocassette 9.239: Blues, February 1990 

Scope and Content

Artists: Horton, Big Walter; C; Harpo, Slim, 1924-1970; Little Walter, 1930-1968; Muddy Waters, 1915-1983; Howlin’ Wolf, 1910-1976; Burns, Eddie, 1928-2012; Foster, Little Willie, 1922-2001; Frost, Frank, 1936-1999; Williams, Arthur Lee; Ross, Dr. (Isaiah), 1925-1993; Brown, Tommy; Williamson, Sonny Boy, -1965; Rush, Otis; Rogers, Jimmy; Jones, Floyd; Shines, Johnny

Audiocassette 9.240: WKCR, 16 July; 6 August; 12 October [?] 

Scope and Content

Artists: Terry, Sonny; Estes, Sleepy John, 1899-1977; Nixon, Hammie; Scaggs, Boz, 1944-; Robinson, Fenton; Davis, Larry, 1936-1994; Bankhead, Tommy; Myers, Sam, 1936-2006; Little Walter, 1930-1968; Williamson, Sonny Boy, -1965; Taylor, Koko; Franklin, Aretha; Muddy Waters, 1915-1983; Bland, Bobby; Muddy Waters, 1915-1983

Audiocassette 9.241: The New Bluebloods, undated 

Scope and Content

Artists: Kinsey, Donald, 1953-; Kinsey Report (Musical group); Wellington, Valerie; Payton, Dion; Forty-third Street Blues Band; Chi-Town Hustlers; Professor’s Blues Revue; Hardiman, Gloria; Watkins, John, 1953-; Coleman, Michael; Vaughn, Maurice John; Taylor, Melvin; Slack Band; Lil’ Ed; Blues Imperials (Musical group)

Audiocassette 9.242: H. Frank, FC Joe, 2 February 1988 

Scope and Content

Artists: Hooker, Earl, 1929-1970; Muddy Waters, 1915-1983; Cotton, James, 1935-2017; Nighthawk, Robert, 1909-1967; Tampa Red, 1904-1981; Walker, T-Bone, 1910-1975; Floyd, Frank, 1908-1984; Forest City Joe, 1926-1960; Memphis Minnie, 1897-1973; Estes, Sleepy John, 1899-1977; Nixon, Hammie; Rush, Otis; King, Albert, 1923-1992; Howlin’ Wolf, 1910-1976; Wells, Junior, 1934-1998

Audiocassette 9.243: Rhythm Willie, miscellaneous, Big Walter, undated 

Scope and Content

Artists: Rhythm Willie; Brown, Lee, 1880-; Nighthawk, Robert, 1909-1967; Doyle, Little Buddy; Horton, Big Walter; Williamson, Sonny Boy, -1965

Audiocassette 9.244: Miscellaneous student choice, undated 

Scope and Content

Artists: Wilson, Kim, 1951-; Little Walter, 1930-1968; McCoy, Charlie, 1909-1950; Terry, Sonny; McGhee, Brownie, 1915-1996; Howlin’ Wolf, 1910-1976; Wells, Junior, 1934-1998; Williamson, Sonny Boy, -1965; Cotton, James, 1935-2017; Magic Dick

Audiocassette 10.245: Take (2) Blues harp instruction, undated 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 10.246: Harmonica technique, undated 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 10.247: Harmonica technique, January 1995 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 10.248: Practice tape, March 1995 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 10.249: Harmonica technique, February 1995 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 10.250: Harmonica technique, February 1995 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 10.251: Harmonica technique, 14 February [?] 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 10.252: Harmonica technique, 9 December [?] 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 10.253: Harmonica technique, 25 November [?] 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 10.254: Harmonica technique, 12 December 1994 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 10.255: Harmonica technique, 16 December [?] 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 10.256: Harmonica technique, 27 December [?] 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 10.257: Harmonica technique, 14 November [?] 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 10.258: Harmonica technique, undated 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 10.259: Harmonica technique, November 1996 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 10.260: Harmonica technique, 28 December 1994 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 10.261: Harmonica technique, October 1994 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 10.262: Take (2) Blues harp instruction #3, undated 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 10.263: Harmonica technique, 20 January [?] 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 10.264: Harmonica technique, 18 June [?] 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 10.265: Harmonica technique, May 1995 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 10.266: Harmonica technique, 21 July 1997 

Scope and Content

Artists: Williamson, Sonny Boy, -1965; Rachell, Yank; Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 10.267: Miscellaneous SBW as sideman, 2000 

Audiocassette 10.268: Harmonica technique, 13 April [?] 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 10.269: Harmonica technique, 30 April [?] 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 10.270: Harmonica technique, 17 May [?] 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 10.271: Harmonica technique, 14 June [?] 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 10.272: Harmonica technique, January 1996 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 10.273: Harmonica technique, February 1996 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 10.274: Harmonica technique, 18 March 1996 

Audiocassette 10.275: Harmonica technique, 5 October [?] 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 10.276: Harmonica technique, June 1995 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 10.277: Harmonica technique, January 1996 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 10.278: Harmonica technique, 20 March [?] 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 10.279: Harmonica technique, 28 May 1994 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 11.280: Harmonica technique, 7 August [?] 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 11.281: Harmonica technique, 15 August [?] 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 11.282: Harmonica technique, 16 August [?] 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 11.283: Harmonica technique, 21 September [?] 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 11.284: Harmonica technique, 17 November [?] 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 11.285: Harmonica technique, 20-21 November [?] 

Scope and Content

Artists: Williams, Big Joe, 1903-1982; Williamson, Sonny Boy, -1965; Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 11.286: Harmonica technique, 12 December [?] 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 11.287: Harmonica technique, undated 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 11.288: Harmonica technique, March 1989 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 11.289: Harmonica technique, February 1988 

Scope and Content

Artists: Johnson, Larry, 1938-; Left Hand Frank; Holmes Brothers; Holmes, Wendell, 1943-2015; Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 11.290: Harmonica technique, February 1997 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 11.291: Harmonica technique, March 1997 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 11.292: Harmonica technique, 13 January 1997 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 11.293: Harmonica technique, June 1995 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 11.294: Harmonica technique, August 1995 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 11.295: Harmonica technique, 6 May 1994 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 11.296: Harmonica technique, September 1992 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 11.297: Harmonica technique, 8 April [?] 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 11.298: Harmonica technique, 27 August 1991 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 11.299: Harmonica technique, February 1991 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 11.300: Harmonica technique, May 1991 

Scope and Content

Artists: Harry Holy Band; Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 11.301: Rhythm, March 1991 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 11.302: Harmonica technique, April 1989 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 11.303: Harmonica technique, 4 February 1992 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 11.304: Practice tape, 1 February [?] 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 11.305: Harmonica technique, Chicago blues, undated 

Scope and Content

Artists: Spann, Otis, 1930-1970; Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 11.306: Special tuned harps, 1988-1989 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 11.307: Marine Band, January 1989 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 11.308: Harmonica technique, undated 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 11.309: Harmonica technique, 22 January [?] 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 11.310: Harmonica technique, July 1995 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 11.311: Harmonica technique, 1 June 1994 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 11.312: Harmonica technique, June 1995 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 11.313: Harmonica technique, April 1997 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 11.314: Harmonica technique, December 1995 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 12.315: Kris #2, 20 April 1992 

Audiocassette 12.316: Harmonica technique, 2 October 1992 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 12.317: Performances, 1981-1984 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 12.318: MC, February 1992 

Scope and Content

Artists: Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 12.319: Jam, 1984 

Scope and Content

Location: New York (N.Y.)

Venue: Dan Lynch Blues Bar

Artists: Riddles, Nat; Radcliff, Bobby; Seth Okrend; Bob Shatkin

Audiocassette 12.320: Recorded examples #8, undated 

Scope and Contents note

Artists: Nighthawk, Robert, 1909-1967; Darling, Chuck; Coleman, Jaybird; Gillum, Jazz, 1904-1966; Birdhead, Blues; McAbee, Palmer; Francis, William; Sowell, Richard; George "Bullet" Williams; Mapp, Eddie; Barton, Slim; Bailey, DeFord; Lewis, Noah, 1895-1961; Davenport, Jed; Terry, Sonny; McGhee, Brownie, 1915-1996

Audiocassette 12.321: Miscellaneous HCA Blues, undated 

Scope and Contents note

Artists: Short, J. D., 1902-1962; Gillum, Jazz, 1904-1966; Memphis Slim; Forest City Joe, 1926-1960; Little Walter, 1930-1968; Shines, Johnny; Muddy Waters, 1915-1983; Wells, Junior, 1934-1998; Jenkins, Gus, 1931-1985; Horton, Big Walter; Arnold, Billy Boy; Taylor, Koko; Taylor, Hound Dog, 1915-1975; Estrin, Rick; Spann, Otis, 1930-1970

Audiocassette 12.322: Holmes brothers, 5-6 March 1983 

Scope and Content

Artists: Holmes Brothers

Audiocassette 12.323: Blues, April 1988 

Scope and Content

Artists: Guy, Buddy; King, Freddy, 1934-1976; Taylor, Koko; James, Etta, 1938-2012; ; Franklin, Aretha; Horton, Big Walter; Williamson, Sonny Boy, -1965; Myers, Louis; Foster, Little Willie, 1922-1987; Shines, Johnny; Sunnyland Slim, 1907-1995; Lenoir, J. B., 1929-1967; Lockwood, Robert Jr., 1915-2006; Howlin’ Wolf, 1910-1976; Ross, Dr. (Isaiah), 1925-1993; Harpo, Slim, 1924-1970

Audiocassette 12.234: Home, February 1983 

Scope and Content

Artists: Charles, Ray, 1930-2004; Johnson, Robert, 1911-1938; James, Elmore, 1918-1963; Howlin’ Wolf, 1910-1976; Redding, Otis, 1941-1967; Staples Singers; Johnson, Blind Willie; Hardin, Tim; Hopkins, Linda, 1924-2017; Hopkins, Linda, 1924-2017

Audiocassette 12.325: Blues, 9-10 December [?] 

Scope and Content

Artists: Howlin’ Wolf, 1910-1976; King, Albert, 1923-1992; Muddy Waters, 1915-1983; Cotton, James, 1935-2017; Harpo, Slim, 1924-1970; James, Skip, 1902-1969; Perkins, Pinetop; King, Freddy, 1934-1976; Reed, Jimmy; Wells, Junior, 1934-1998; Rush, Otis; Guy, Buddy; Lockwood, Robert Jr., 1915-2006

Audiocassette 12.326: Messing with Grutan, May 1989 

Audiocassette 12.327: Letter to Pat Missen, undated 

Return to Table of Contents »