Rosa Lee Carson

Birth and Death Data: Born 1909 (Atlanta), Died 1992 (Bainbridge)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1925 - 1934

Roles Represented in DAHR: guitar, vocalist, speaker, banjo, songwriter, composer, lyricist, yodeling

Notes: Daughter of John Carson ("Fiddlin' John Carson"). Also known as "Moonshine Kate."

Recordings (Results 26-50 of 131 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
OKeh 9187 10-in. 7/1/1925 The hawk and the buzzard Fiddlin' John Carson ; Virginia Reelers Instrumental quartet instrumentalist, guitar  
OKeh 9189 10-in. 7/1/1925 Soldiers' joy Fiddlin' John Carson ; Virginia Reelers Instrumental trio instrumentalist, guitar  
OKeh 9259 10-in. 7/7/1925 The drinker's child Rosa Lee Carson Female vocal solo, with guitar instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist  
OKeh 9260 Not documented 7/7/1925 [Unknown title(s)] Rosa Lee Carson Female vocal solo, with guitar vocalist  
OKeh 9261 Not documented 7/7/1925 [Unknown title(s)] Rose Lee Carson Female vocal solo, with guitar vocalist  
OKeh 9262 Not documented 7/7/1925 [Unknown title(s)] Rose Lee Carson Female vocal solo, with guitar vocalist  
OKeh S-73456 10-in. 6/24/1925 Sally Ann Fiddlin' John Carson ; Rosa Lee Carson Male vocal solo, with fiddle (violin) and guitar instrumentalist, guitar  
OKeh S-73457 Not documented 6/24/1925 [Unknown title(s)] Fiddlin' John Carson Male vocal solo, with fiddle (violin) and guitar instrumentalist, guitar  
OKeh S-73458 10-in. 6/24/1925 There's a hard time coming Fiddlin' John Carson ; Rosa Lee Carson Male vocal solo, with fiddle (violin) and guitar instrumentalist, guitar  
OKeh S-73459 10-in. 6/24/1925 The Boston burglar Fiddlin' John Carson ; Rosa Lee Carson Male vocal solo, with fiddle (violin) and guitar instrumentalist, guitar  
OKeh S-73460 Not documented 6/24/1925 [Unknown title(s)] Rosa Lee Carson Female vocal solo, with guitar instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist  
OKeh S-73461 10-in. 6/24/1925 Little Mary Phagan Rosa Lee Carson Female vocal solo, with guitar instrumentalist, guitar, songwriter, vocalist  
OKeh S-73462 Not documented 6/24/1925 [Unknown title(s)] Rosa Lee Carson Female vocal solo, with guitar instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist  
OKeh S-73463 10-in. 6/24/1925 The honest farmer Fiddlin' John Carson Male vocal solo, with fiddle (violin) and guitar instrumentalist, guitar  
OKeh S-73464 10-in. 6/24/1925 To welcome the travellers home Fiddlin' John Carson ; Rosa Lee Carson Male vocal solo, with fiddle (violin) and guitar instrumentalist, guitar  
OKeh S-73465 10-in. 6/24/1925 Run along home with Lindy Fiddlin' John Carson ; Rosa Lee Carson Male vocal solo, with fiddle (violin) and guitar instrumentalist, guitar  
OKeh S-73467 Not documented 6/24/1925 [Unknown title(s)] Rosa Lee Carson Female vocal solo, with guitar instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist  
OKeh S-73468 10-in. 6/24/1925 The lone child Rosa Lee Carson Female vocal solo, with guitar instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist  
OKeh 74000 10-in. Feb. 1926 Little Mary Phagan Tobe Little Male vocal solo and whistling, with fiddle (violin), guitar, and harmonica songwriter  
OKeh W80550 10-in. 3/17/1927 Be kind to a man when he's down Virginia Reelers String band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, guitar  
OKeh W80551 10-in. 3/17/1927 Welcome the traveler home Virginia Reelers String band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, guitar  
OKeh W80552 10-in. 3/17/1927 In my old cabin home Virginia Reelers String band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, guitar  
OKeh W80553 10-in. 3/17/1927 Old and in the way Virginia Reelers String band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, guitar  
OKeh W80554 10-in. 3/17/1927 Papa's billy goat Virginia Reelers String band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, guitar  
OKeh W80555 10-in. 3/17/1927 I'm glad my wife's in Europe Virginia Reelers String band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, guitar  
(Results 26-50 of 131 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Carson, Rosa Lee," accessed May 11, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/201619.

Carson, Rosa Lee. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved May 11, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/201619.

"Carson, Rosa Lee." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 11 May 2021.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/201619

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