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Origins: Wings of Angels (Ralph Stanley)

13 Jul 05 - 06:10 PM (#1521317)
Subject: Origins: 'wings of Angles' by Ralph Stanley
From: GUEST,mack

I've been looking around for some time now. I guess if there isn't much info. to be found , how do you consider such songs if there in the public domain?


14 Jul 05 - 06:12 AM (#1521658)
Subject: RE: Origins: 'wings of Angles' by Ralph Stanley
From: GUEST,Gene

http://repertoire.bmi.com/TitleSearch.asp?querytype=WorkName&page=1&fromrow=1&torow=25&keyname=wings%20of%20angels&blnWriter=True&blnPublisher=True&blnArtist=False&blnAltTitles=False

copy/paste the above link into browser...

www.bmi.com

and

www.ascap.com

are good sources of who dunnit NFO...


14 Jul 05 - 08:15 PM (#1521941)
Subject: RE: Origins: 'wings of Angles' by Ralph Stanley
From: Q (Frank Staplin)

Ralph Stanley, "Wings of Angels," is copyright, BMI work no. 167949.
Pub. LA-CAR Pub. Co. (Controlled Jessup records, who originally issued the recording).
He has 216 work titles under copyright.

June Carter Cash has her version also under copyright (ASCAP list).

I have not been able to find a trad. version.


14 Jul 05 - 09:51 PM (#1521997)
Subject: RE: Origins: 'wings of Angles' by Ralph Stanley
From: Q (Frank Staplin)

Guest Gene had the right places to look.

Link to BMI: BMI Search

Link to ASCAP: ASCAP Search
Click on 'Search the Database'


15 Jul 05 - 01:06 AM (#1522102)
Subject: RE: Origins: 'wings of Angles' by Ralph Stanley
From: Gurney

What a disappointment, it's a typo. Thought it was going to be about kite-fishing.