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 76-100 of 131 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
OKeh W402554 10-in. 8/5/1929 Welcome the travelers home, no. 2 Fiddlin' John Carson Instrumental trio, with female-male vocal duet instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist  
OKeh W402555 10-in. 8/5/1929 You'll never miss your mother until she's gone, no. 2 Fiddlin' John Carson Instrumental trio, with female-male vocal duet instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist  
OKeh W402556 10-in. 8/5/1929 John makes good licker Fiddlin' John Carson ; Moonshine Kate Instrumental trio, with talk and female-male vocal duet instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, speaker  
OKeh W402557 10-in. 8/5/1929 John makes good licker Fiddlin' John Carson ; Moonshine Kate Instrumental trio, with talk and female-male vocal duet instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, speaker  
OKeh W402558 10-in. 8/5/1929 She's more like her mother everyday Fiddlin' John Carson ; Moonshine Kate Instrumental trio, with talk and male vocal solo instrumentalist, guitar, speaker  
OKeh W402559 10-in. 8/5/1929 Times are not like they used to be Fiddlin' John Carson ; Moonshine Kate Instrumental trio, with talk and male vocal solo speaker, instrumentalist, guitar  
OKeh W402988 10-in. 9/24/1929 The medicine show Fiddlin' John Carson ; Emmett Miller Descriptive scene, with vocal and instrumental ensemble speaker, instrumentalist, guitar  
OKeh W402989 10-in. 9/24/1929 The medicine show Fiddlin' John Carson ; Emmett Miller Descriptive scene, with vocal and instrumental ensemble speaker, instrumentalist, guitar  
OKeh W402992 10-in. 9/25/1929 The medicine show Fiddlin' John Carson ; Emmett Miller Descriptive scene, with vocal and instrumental ensemble vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar, speaker  
OKeh W402997 10-in. 9/25/1929 The medicine show Fiddlin' John Carson ; Emmett Miller Descriptive scene, with vocal and instrumental ensemble speaker, vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
OKeh W402998 10-in. 9/25/1929 The medicine show Fiddlin' John Carson ; Emmett Miller Descriptive scene, with vocal and instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, guitar, speaker, vocalist  
OKeh W402999 10-in. 9/25/1929 The medicine show Fiddlin' John Carson ; Emmett Miller Descriptive scene, with vocal and instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, guitar, speaker, vocalist  
OKeh W403446 10-in. 12/17/1929 Pa's birthday party Fiddlin' John Carson ; Moonshine Kate Instrumental trio, with dialogue and mixed vocal trio instrumentalist, banjo, vocalist, speaker  
OKeh W403447 10-in. 12/17/1929 Corn licker and barbecue Fiddlin' John Carson ; Moonshine Kate Instrumental trio, with dialogue and mixed vocal trio speaker, vocalist, instrumentalist, banjo  
OKeh W403448 10-in. 12/17/1929 Corn licker and barbecue Fiddlin' John Carson ; Moonshine Kate Instrumental trio, with dialogue and mixed vocal trio speaker, vocalist, instrumentalist, banjo  
OKeh W403449 10-in. 12/17/1929 Who's the best fiddler? Fiddlin' John Carson ; Moonshine Kate Dialogue and instrumental trio speaker, instrumentalist, guitar  
OKeh W403500 10-in. 12/17/1929 Who bit the wart off Grandma's nose? Fiddlin' John Carson ; Moonshine Kate Instrumental trio, with dialogue and male vocal solo speaker, instrumentalist, banjo  
OKeh W403501 10-in. 12/17/1929 Kate's snuff box Fiddlin' John Carson ; Moonshine Kate Instrumental trio, with dialogue instrumentalist, banjo, speaker  
OKeh W403502 10-in. 12/17/1929 Sunny Tennessee Fiddlin' John Carson Male vocal solo, with fiddle (violin), banjo, and guitar instrumentalist, banjo  
OKeh W403503 10-in. 12/17/1929 Whatcha gonna do when your licker gives out? Fiddlin' John Carson Male vocal solo, with fiddle (violin), banjo, and guitar instrumentalist, banjo  
OKeh W403916 10-in. 4/24/1930 The last old dollar is gone Fiddlin' John Carson ; Moonshine Kate Female vocal solo, with 2 guitars and talk vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
OKeh W403917 10-in. 4/24/1930 Texas blues Moonshine Kate Female vocal solo and yodeling, with 2 guitars composer, lyricist, vocalist, yodeling, instrumentalist, guitar  
OKeh W403918 10-in. 4/24/1930 Raggedy Riley Moonshine Kate Female vocal solo, with 2 guitars composer, lyricist, vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
OKeh W403919 10-in. 4/24/1930 The dying hobo Moonshine Kate Female vocal solo, with 2 guitars instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist  
OKeh W403920 10-in. 4/24/1930 The raccoon and the possum Fiddlin' John Carson ; Virginia Reelers Instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, guitar  
(Results 76-100 of 131 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Carson, Rosa Lee," accessed May 13, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/201619.

Carson, Rosa Lee. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved May 13, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/201619.

"Carson, Rosa Lee." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 13 May 2021.

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

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