Hurt, "Mississippi" John

Hurt, "Mississippi" John

Hurt, "Mississippi" John
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At his concert in the University of Chicago's Mandel Hall, folksinger "Mississippi" John Hurt entertained an appreciative audience. He is known for his repertoire of traditional blues and folk songs, wry humor, and unique instrumental style, a flowing staccato melody with a highly syncopated bass.
Hurt, Mississippi John, 1894-1966 | Blues musicians | Folk singers | Guitar music (Blues) | Concert halls
Shapin, Stanley R.
Photographic prints; 24.4 x 16.1 cm
University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
Archival Photographic Files
University of Chicago Library, Special Collections Research Center

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