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Sonny Terry

Born: 
10/24/1911
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Died: 
03/11/1986
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Years Active: 
1930's-1980's

Saunders Terrell, better known as Sonny Terry, was a blind American blues musician. He was widely known for his energetic blues harmonica style, which frequently included vocal whoops and hollers, and imitations of trains and fox hunts.

Discography

Released: 1960
Released: 1961

Concerts

Event Datesort descending Venue City Region Country
AYH Folkway Fair 03/25/1956 Manhattan Center NYC New York USA
Thanksgiving Hootenanny 11/30/1957 The Pythian NYC New York USA
Folk Festival 01/24/1958 Carnegie Hall NYC New York USA
Sonny Terry / Brownie McGhee 12/12/1958 Sullivan Street Playhouse Greenwich Village New York USA
1st Annual Newport Folk Festival 07/11/1959 Newport Folk Festival (1) Newport Rhode Island USA
Sonny Terry / Brownie McGhee 10/10/1959 100 Club London Westminster England
Sonny Terry / Brownie McGhee 10/11/1959 100 Club London Westminster England
Sonny Terry / Brownie McGhee 10/12/1959 100 Club London Westminster England
Sonny Terry / Brownie McGhee 06/01/1960 Ash Grove Los Angeles California USA
Sonny Terry / Brownie McGhee 06/02/1960 Ash Grove Los Angeles California USA
Sonny Terry / Brownie McGhee 06/03/1960 Ash Grove Los Angeles California USA
Sonny Terry / Brownie McGhee 06/04/1960 Ash Grove Los Angeles California USA
Sonny Terry / Brownie McGhee 06/05/1960 Ash Grove Los Angeles California USA
Sonny Terry / Brownie McGhee 06/08/1960 Ash Grove Los Angeles California USA
Sonny Terry / Brownie McGhee 06/09/1960 Ash Grove Los Angeles California USA
Sonny Terry / Brownie McGhee 06/10/1960 Ash Grove Los Angeles California USA
Sonny Terry / Brownie McGhee 06/11/1960 Ash Grove Los Angeles California USA
Sonny Terry / Brownie McGhee 06/12/1960 Ash Grove Los Angeles California USA
Sonny Terry / Brownie McGhee 06/15/1960 Ash Grove Los Angeles California USA
Sonny Terry / Brownie McGhee 06/16/1960 Ash Grove Los Angeles California USA
Sonny Terry / Brownie McGhee 06/17/1960 Ash Grove Los Angeles California USA
Sonny Terry / Brownie McGhee 06/18/1960 Ash Grove Los Angeles California USA
Sonny Terry / Brownie McGhee 06/19/1960 Ash Grove Los Angeles California USA
World Pacific Recording Session 07/06/1960 World Pacific Studio Los Angeles California USA
Sonny Terry Recording Session 10/13/1960 Van Gelder Studio Englewood Cliffs New Jersey USA

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