Folk song and minstrelsy

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Subjects: Folk songs, English
Ballads, English
Spirituals (Songs)
Humorous songs
Work songs
Formats: Sound Recording, Vinyl
Material Type: Musical sound recording -- Monograph
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Camp Hill, Pa. : Book-of-the Month Club, Inc., c1962
Series: Classics record library
Physical Description: 4 sound discs : 33 1/3 rpm, mono. ; 12 in
Alternate Titles: Newport Folk Festival
Additional Authors: Baez, Joan
Performer : Bibb, Leon
Driftwood, Jimmie
Performer : Gibson, Bob, vocalist
Gilbert, Ronnie
Performer : Houston, Cisco
MacColl, Ewan
Performer : McCurdy, Ed, 1919-2000
Makem, Tommy
Mills, Alan, 1912-1977
Niles, John Jacob, 1892-1980
Performer : Odetta, 1930-2008
Seeger, Pete, 1919-2014
Deller Consort
Performer : Weavers (Musical group)
Newport Folk Festival
Notes: Issue number: RL 7624 (RL 7624-1--RL 7624-8)
Sides 7-8 have subtitle : Newport Folk Festival
Program notes (24 p.) laid in container include texts of the 66 songs, and brief biographical sketches of the 15 performers
Contents: All the pretty little horses -- Another man done gone -- Aweigh, Santy Ano -- The bold fisherman -- Bonneville Dam -- The buffalo skinners -- The cat came back -- The cobbler's song -- Come all ye fair and tender ladies -- Cotton-eyed Joe -- Danville girl -- Darlin' -- Do re mi -- East Texas Red -- East Virginia blues -- Eddystone light -- The Erie Canal -- The foggy dew -- The fox -- Frankie and Johnny -- Get along, little doggies -- God's a-gonna cut you down -- Go from my window -- The golden vanity -- Greenland whale fisheries -- Greensleeves -- The hangman (or The maid freed) -- Hard Travelin' -- He's got the whole world in his hands -- He that will an alehouse keep -- House of the rising sun -- I know an old lady -- I'm going back to the red clay country -- I've been driving on Bald Mountain -- John hardy -- John henry -- Johnny, I hardly knew ye -- Johnny is gone for a soldier -- John Riley -- Lang a-growing -- The maid freed from the gallows -- Meet the Johnson boys -- No more auction block for me -- No more cane on the brazos -- Old Dan Tucker -- Old Joe Clark -- The ox driver -- Poor Lolette -- Railroad Bill -- Saro Jane -- Sinking of the Rueben James -- Spanish is a loving tongue -- Squirrel -- State of Arkansas -- The streets of Laredo -- Sumer is icumen in -- Talking guitar blues -- The unfortunate man -- Virgin Mary had one son -- Water boy -- Wayfaring stranger -- We be soldiers three -- We're all dodgin' -- When cockle shells turn silver bells -- The whistling gypsy -- The wild goose grasses -- The wreck of the old 97
Partial contents: Traditional songs and ballads of the British Isles -- British-American ballads and songs -- The American tradition -- Modern minstrelsy
Sung by Joan Baez, Leon Bibb, The Deller Consort, Jimmy Driftwood, Bob Gibson, Ronnie Gilbert, Cisco Houston, Ewan MacColl, Ed McCurdy, Tom Makem, Alan Mills, John Jacob Niles, Odetta, Pete Seeger, The Weavers
OCLC Number: 10930877
ISBN/ISSN: RL 7624 (RL 7624-1--RL 7624-8)