Category Archives: Alternative

Three Little Strangers - Sara Carter (2), Maybelle Carter - An Historic Reunion: Sara And Maybelle The Original Carters (Vinyl, Album)


  1. - Sara and Maybelle worked at the Newport Folk Festival - Sara, Maybelle and Joe Carter recorded An Historic Reunion, Nashville, TN - Harmony , Country Sounds of The Carter Family released - the Original Carter Family as first group ever to be elected to the Country Music Hall Of Fame and Museum.
  2. Jan 12, - Explore Cindy's board "Mother Maybelle and the Carter Family" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Carter family, Johnny and june, Country music pins.
  3. Oct 02,  · Mother Maybelle appeared at the Newport Folk Festival in , and teamed up with long-retired Sara for their landmark album An Historic Reunion. Mother Maybelle also released solo albums during the sixties and seventies, and she again revolutionized a musical instrument while touring, bringing the autoharp to the forefront in ways that.
  4. The original group consisted of Sara Carter, her husband A.P. Carter, and her sister Maybelle Carter. Maybelle was married to A.P.'s brother Ezra Carter (Eck) and was also Sara's first cousin. All three were born and raised in southwest Virginia, where they were immersed in the tight harmonies of mountain gospel music and shape note singing.
  5. The Carter Family was elected to the Country Music Hall of Fame in and were given the nickname "The First Family of Country Music". [8] In , the Carter Family was inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame and received its Award for the song "Will the Circle Be Unbroken". In , the U.S. Postal Service issued a commemorative postage stamp honoring A.P., Sara, and Maybelle.
  6. Jun 27,  · The historic reunion of Sara and Maybelle Carter, back together for the first time since the original Carter Family disbanded in the early part of , takes up half of this 24 track album. And how good to hear Sara and Maybelle with the benefit of modern () recording techniques/5(21).
  7. Jun 28,  · Maybelle and Sara Carter (The Carter Family) Just over eighty years ago, a family act from Appalachia traveled to Bristol, Tennessee. Behind the wheel was A.P. Carter, and on board were two mountain women he believed were destined for stardom: his sister-in-law, Maybelle Carter, and his wife, young Sara Carter, who was eight months pregnant as.
  8. May 25,  · Mother Maybelle Carter and her daughters Helen & Anita plays an old Carter Family classic, "Keep On The Sunny Side" ORIGINAL CARTER FAMILY (Sara & Maybelle) Historic .
  9. For the unfamiliar, Sara and Maybelle were two thirds of the original Carter Family. Together with Sara's first husband, A. P. (Alvin Pleasant) they made some of the very first country records. They were discovered on the same day and at the same amateur audition as Jimmie Rodgers, long dubbed "the Father of Country Music".

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *