TITLE

THE CARTER FAMILY

AUTHOR(S)
Atkins, John
PUB. DATE
December 2010
SOURCE
Maverick;Dec2010, Issue 101, p25
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article provides information on the Carter Family, a folk music group from the U.S. The group was originally consisted of AP (Alvin Pleasant), the leader and sang bass, his wife Sara, who sang and played guitar and autoharp and his sister-in-law Maybelle, who also sang and played guitar. The differences between the Carter Family and the Rodgers, career highlights on the trio, and their influence on roots music are discussed.
ACCESSION #
55738932

 

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